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Those who tried to kill Katumba are going to regret their actions. Am going to destroy them, says Museveni

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“Those who tried to kill Katumba are going to regret their actions. Am going to destroy them.” Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

Yesterday, Gen Katumba Wamala survived by a whisker as unknown goons tried to take away his life. In the end, his daughter and driver didn’t survive after being gunned down.

Besigye: Gen Katumba shooting is worrisome when he recovers must urgently work for a change of direction in Uganda

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Besigye: Gen Katumba shooting is worrisome when he recovers must urgently work for a change of direction in Uganda.

Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) founding president Rtd Col Kizza Besigye has spoken out on the failed assassination attempt on Gen Katumba Wamaala Edward.

The former Police IGP and UPDF commander’s official car was shot at in Kisota , Kisaasi by unknown assailants traveling on two motorbikes commonly known as Boda Boda.

Bobi Wine speaks out on Gen Katumba Wamala shooting, no one is safe

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Bobi Wine speaks out on Gen Katumba Wamala shooting, no one is safe. Whisper Eye News

Kyadondo East former MP Hon Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu commonly known as Bobi Wine has also expressed his sympathy towards the shooting on Gen Katumba Wamala today.

Big Story: Gen Katumba Wamala i warned you, vlogger Lumbuye

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Gen Wamala I warned you, vlogger Lumbuye. Whisper Eye News

Mr. Lumbuye Kajjubi Fred a renowned famous vlogger has come out to voice his concern at the shooting of UPDF Gen Katumba Wamala.

Lumbuye a vlogger is a renowned government critic and a top supporter of National Unity Platform (NUP) president Hon Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu commonly known as Bobi Wine.

Museveni speaks out at Gen Katumba Wamala shooting

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President Yoweri Museveni has blamed Gen. Katumba Wamala’s bodyguard for having failed to kill one of the gunmen who attacked and tried to kill the former Chief of Defense Forces.

In a statement issued by his office on Tuesday, Museveni said if the bodyguard had fired directly at the assailants, probably one of them would be dead by now.

Gunmen trailed Gen Katumba Wamala for 4 KM, Says Gen Lokech

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The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj Gen Paul Lokech, has revealed that former minister for works and immediate past Chief of Defence Forces, Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, was trailed by gun-wielding men for four kilometres.

Gen Katumba, who was moving with his daughter Brenda Nantongo in a military vehicle H4DF 2138 was showered with bullets on Tuesday close to 9 am at Kisota road, Kawempe Division, in Kampala City.

60 killed in DRC Congo by ADF

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In one of a cordinated attack by rebels og ADF in congo, over sixty people including children and the elderly were among the victims.

The DRC army gave a slightly higher provisional toll of 53 after a meeting of security forces in Bunia, the capital of Ituri province.

Developing Story: Gen Katumba Wamala shot, bodyguard killed

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Developing Story: Gen Katumba Wamala shot at.

UPDF General Katumba Wamala has this morning survived death. Whisper Eye News

Whisper Eye has learnt that Minister for Works and Transport Gen Wamala has been rushed for medical attention.

Gen Katumba Wamala survives assassination, bodyguard, daughter killed by bullets. Whisper Eye News

Former Inspector of Police Gen Katumba Wamala has this morning survived death.

Gen Katumba was attacked by unknown assailants shooting at nonstop resulting in killing his bodyguard and his daughter.

He was rushed to Malcolm hospital for first aid treatment.

This is a developing story kindly recheck for updates

France fugitive shoot out with gerdermere

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Security forces and armoured cars
Security forces and armoured cars were involved in the manhunt

An armed ex-soldier on the run in south-western France has been shot by police after a 24-hour manhunt.

The man, named by police as 29-year-old Terry Dupin, had fled to a forest after shooting at officers on Saturday, sparking a massive search.

He was wounded during a shoot-out with a special forces squad, and has been taken into custody, officials say.

As covid risk dwindles police warn of a blend of new terrorism

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Image: Protesters march down Whitehall in central London at a demonstration organized by Save our Rights

Protesters march in central London at a demonstration organized by Save Our Rights on Aug. 29.Tolga Akmen / AFP via Getty Images fileMay 30, 2021, 11:30 AM As countries across Europe reopen after long Covid-19 lockdowns, movie theaters, pubs and restaurants are looking forward to getting back to business.

But as entertainment and nightlife venues begin to fill up once again, counterterrorism experts and law enforcement officials are warning of a renewed threat: rising domestic terrorism, fueled by an increase in far-right ideology and conspiracy theories that have flourished during the pandemic, or violent Islamist ideology.

Police releases impounded motorcycles

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More than 900 motorcycles that were impounded during the swearing of President Yoweri Museveni have been released to the owners. 

The motorcycles were impounded on the eve and after Museveni’s swearing-in. Security agencies conducted joint operations enforcing the 6 pm and 9 pm curfew for motorcycles and cars respectively.

Field Force Police, General Police, Local Defence Units, Uganda People’s Defence Forces and Crime Intelligence all launched operations on all major roads in Kampala where riders were beaten and their motorcycles impounded.

Deputy IGP Lokech Sends 160 DPCs for Refresher Course

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The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj Gen Paul Lokech, has sent 161 District/Division Police Commanders for a refresher course.

According to the radio message released on Wednesday, Maj Gen Lokech, has instructed the DPCs to immediately handover their offices to their deputies, the Officers in Charge –OC station.

Petrol Bomb Suspects Handed Over to Police

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The army has handed over the suspects involved in throwing petrol bombs in Kampala to the police force.

At least 11 people were arrested on the eve of President Yoweri Museveni swearing-in for his eighth elective term. Museveni took oath on May 12th at Kololo Independence Grounds after emerging winner of the January 14th presidential elections.