Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa, the Kadhi of Luwero Muslim district, said that in the wake of the arrests and others that happened before, they decided to register all Imams with his office through the County Sheikhs.
According to police, the Ambulance which was being driven by Moses Adimalo is reported to have collided with a boda boda motorcycle, a Bajaj Boxer Reg. No. UEA. 516K on Friday evening. Twalibu Ssennyondo was riding the boda boda motorcycle.
The yet to be identified victim because he had no identification documents on him and he was also a stranger in the area, was Thursday morning intercepted as he ferried the three animals on a motorcycle at Nkuluze village which shares borders with Kibiriizi.
Exactly after a month after the raid on his mobile money shop, Kalungi says that he is dissatisfied with the police’s fruitless hunt for his attackers. Kalungi also notes that some investigating officers told him to facilitate the investigations for his desired fruits.
Luwero Town Council committed to paying its rent bills amounting to 2.4 million Shillings annually as part of social responsibility and to ensure the safety of all area residents. The area is both a crime hotspot and a busy business centre.
Phoebe Namulindwa, the Luweero Resident District Commissioner says that a joint enforcement committee comprising off slaughter officers, Police and local leaders has been formed to ensure compliance with the guidelines ahead of the Christmas season.
Violence erupted on Monday morning after residents attacked youths deployed by National Forestry Authority-NFA to clear gardens of residents to pave way for tree planting on the disputed land belonging to Mbale forest reserve.
Luweero District Police Commander Benson Byaruhanga Mworozi explains that the Police act and Private Security Organization Regulations require all security companies to file monthly returns and account for all the arms and ammunition within their possession. He added they should also notify local police stations on deployments for close monitoring of their activities and backup in case of emergencies.
The refugees are a spillover from the South Sudan crisis that started in December 2013, following a rift between President Salva Kiir, and his deputy Dr Riek Machar. The conflict, which later manifested into the worlds worst humanitarian crisis, has driven more than one million refugees into Uganda.
The Inspector General of Police has asked sub county and district councils to allocate funds in their budgets to fuel of Police vehicles during operations. The police budget was reduced from Shillings 612 billion shillings in 2014/15 to Shillings 516 billion in the current Financial Year and that in the 2017/18, the budget will be cut further to Shillings 506 billion.
A Police officer told URN on condition of anonymity that the fire tender was recalled to the Police Headquarters in Kampala to bridge the gaps in Kampala in case of a fire outbreak. The officer says that they were told to ask for the truck in case of any emergence in the region.
The Chief of Defense Forces General Edward Katumba Wamala says that retired officers especially those heading to Kasese and neighboring districts need to be vigilant and report any one who seeks to recruit them into subversive activities.