Security

Suspected Explosives Dumped At The CID HeadquartersΒ 

Unknown people dropped a bag with a pistol at the Criminal Investigative Directorate headquarters in Kibuli on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. The headquarters were immediatelyΒ  cordoned off for investigations,...

SOMALIS RESUME NORMAL LIFE AS UPDF RECAPTURES, COMBS BUULO MAREER

A sizable number of Somalis residing in the Buulo Mareer area have resumed normal life in the area,...

Security Agencies Pledge To Provide Tight Security To Pilgrims In Namugongo

The Uganda security agencies, including the Uganda Police Force, the Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) and other sister...

FDC Mourns The Tragic Death Of UPDF Soldiers Killed In Somalia By Al-Shabab

Kaija Harold, the Deputy Secretary General of the FDC Party, extended the FDC’s deepest condolences to the families...

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πˆπ’π’π”π„ 312 πŸ„°πŸ„΅πŸ…ƒπŸ„΄πŸ…πŸ„½πŸ„ΎπŸ„ΎπŸ„½ πŸ„΄πŸ„³πŸ„ΈπŸ…ƒπŸ„ΈπŸ„ΎπŸ„½ MAY 29, 2023 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬Β  President Museveni assents to Anti-Homosexuality law πŸ“ŒPresident Museveni has signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into...

Suspected Explosives Dumped At The CID HeadquartersΒ 

Unknown people dropped a bag with a pistol at the Criminal Investigative Directorate headquarters in Kibuli on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. The headquarters were immediatelyΒ  cordoned off for investigations, and anyone entering or leaving the premises was stopped. Initially, the bag was suspected to contain explosive devices, which prompted CID director Tom Magambo to intervene. He immediately alerted the Counter-Terrorism Directorate at Naguru police headquarters, and under the command of ACP Amos Olweny, a bomb squad was dispatched. However, upon...

SOMALIS RESUME NORMAL LIFE AS UPDF RECAPTURES, COMBS BUULO MAREER

A sizable number of Somalis residing in the Buulo Mareer area have resumed normal life in the area, which on May 26, 2023, became a battleground between the Al-Shabaab terrorists and the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) after the UPDF recaptured the area. "Somali civilians who had abandoned the area due to the firefight are now back to reoccupy their homes," UPDF spokesperson Brig. Felix Kulayigye said. According to Brig Gen Peter Gaetano Omola, the sector one commander overseeing the operation...

Security Agencies Pledge To Provide Tight Security To Pilgrims In Namugongo

The Uganda security agencies, including the Uganda Police Force, the Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) and other sister security agencies, have vowed to provide robust security to pilgrims who are arriving at Namugongo Martyrs Shrine for Martyrs Day celebrations scheduled for June 3, 2023. "Our level of preparedness remains very robust, with task teams camped at all the venues. We have fully mapped out the area, for hotspots and other high risk targets and put up tactical response teams in...

FDC Mourns The Tragic Death Of UPDF Soldiers Killed In Somalia By Al-Shabab

Kaija Harold, the Deputy Secretary General of the FDC Party, extended the FDC’s deepest condolences to the families and relatives of more than 137 soldiers who lost their lives in Somalia as a result of the Al-Shabab attack on the UPDF camp. "We mourn the tragic loss of these courageous, brave men and honor their commitment to serving their country and promoting peace abroad, "said Kaija. FDC recognizes the importance of the UPDF in Somalia to aid in the restoration of...

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πˆπ’π’π”π„ 312 πŸ„°πŸ„΅πŸ…ƒπŸ„΄πŸ…πŸ„½πŸ„ΎπŸ„ΎπŸ„½ πŸ„΄πŸ„³πŸ„ΈπŸ…ƒπŸ„ΈπŸ„ΎπŸ„½ MAY 29, 2023 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬Β  President Museveni assents to Anti-Homosexuality law πŸ“ŒPresident Museveni has signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law. Parliament earlier this month reassessed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill 2023 and passed it with amendments to four clauses as had been directed by the President. β€œPresident Museveni has executed his constitutional mandate as prescribed by Article 91(3) (a) of the 1995 ConstitutionΒ  and assented to the Anti-Homosexuality Act, 2023,” Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among said in a tweet on Monday, adding that, "As...

Hajji Yunus Kakande Urges RDCS, RCCs And DISOS To Popularise The NRM Manifesto

Hajji Yunus Kakande, the Permanent Secretary to the President's Office, has asked RDCs and RCC Disos to use the given radio time to promote the NRM agenda. While speaking at a two-day capacity-building workshop for RDCs/RCCs, DRDCs/DRCCs, and DISOs from Bunyoro and Rwenzori Sub Region on May 29, 2023, at the Miika Eco Resort hotel in Hoima, Hajji Yunus told the officers to get facts about what the government has done so far in the last two and a half...