Police also recovered two AK47 rifles and two pistols from the suspects. Charles Oshel, a guard attached to Security Group Uganda SGA, says he received a tip off from his friend from the Criminal Investigations Department on Monday that some thugs had planned to rob the City Oil pump station using a vehicle registration number UAJ 546J.
President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday night congratulated Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo upon his election as president of Somalia. In his short statement at State House Entebbe, President Museveni said that in 2011, he persuaded Farmajo to step down as prime minister of Somalia when he was fighting with the president at the time with a view that he would become president at the right time.
Court in Kenya has blocked the government from unilaterally shutting down Dadaab Refugee Camp, the worlds largest refugee settlement near the border with Somalia. Dadaab is home to more than 260,000 people displaced by decades of war in Somalia where Kenya has deployed alongside other countries as part of the African Union Mission to restore peace after close to three decades of fighting.
Nigerian born striker Ibukun Akinfenwa will lead Angolas League champions CD Premeiro De Agosto tomorrow when they face KCCA FC in the first leg of the preliminary round in the Total CAF Champions League.
Sandra Auma, a mother states that as a family rule, they do not post any picture of children on social media. She says this is meant to ensure that the children are safe and their pictures are not abused on social media.
President Yoweri Museveni has reacted angrily to allegations that legislators solicited bribes from aspirants for the East African Legislative Assembly EALA. Museveni told NRM legislators to be very careful with what he described as money practices saying that these are very dangerous since they devalue the importance of the vote. He said that elections should mean elections but not money and lies.