Police are investigating a racket that has been causing MTN Uganda massive losses as contractors associated with Chinese telecom equipment maker, ZTE Uganda are charged with theft, fraud, and malicious vandalism.
Security agencies are strengthening the enforcement of the Covid-19 lockdown, saying since its roll-out there has been significant results regarding curbing the spread of the virus.
Police arrested Huzaifa Wampa, another suspect linked to the attack of Transport and Works and Transport Minister Gen. Katumba Wamala.
Police has recovered two submachine guns (SMGs) that were allegedly used in the double murder of Brenda Nantongo and Haruna Kayondo.
The duo was murdered on June 1 as assailants pelted bullets at the car of Minister of Works and Transport Gen. Katumba Wamala who sustained injuries.
Police has arrested three and killed one of the suspects linked to the attack of Minister of Works and Transport Gen Katumba Wamala, Maj. Gen. Paul Lokech, the deputy IGP, said in a Thursday media briefing.
President Yoweri Museveni has spoken to the former minister of transport and works Gen Katumba Wamala on phone and learnt that he’s “being well-managed”.
By Rachel Nansikombi
In what seems to be an increasingly strained relationship between the media and the security forces, one thing seems to be clear, only one side of the story gets heard or seen.
Police officers have been urged to establish strong relationships with communities as it is important in enforcing the law.
Old Kampala and Lungujja police stations has 56 students from Lubiri Secondary School in its holding cell after arresting them for destroying property during a Sunday evening strike.
A joint operation mounted by security agencies, including police’s Flying Squad Unit, Special Forces Command (SFC), the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) arrested Stephen Kisule, the prime suspect and team leader of the notorious criminal gang that had been terrorizing Luwero, Nakasongol