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Rwanda Denies Kamwezi Border Shooting

26 May 2019 · The Rwanda National Police Spokesperson, John Bosco Kabera issued a statement on Saturday evening refuting the Ugandan narrative, saying the shooting occurred at Tabangwe sector in Nyagatare district. He says Rwandan security shot Nkyerengye and Nyesiga when he turned violent and resisted arrest with the help of others people from Uganda who were armed with machetes.

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Rwanda Denies Kamwezi Border Shooting 4 Top story

The Rwanda National Police Spokesperson, John Bosco Kabera issued a statement on Saturday evening refuting the Ugandan narrative, saying the shooting occurred at Tabangwe sector in Nyagatare district. He says Rwandan security shot Nkyerengye and Nyesiga when he turned violent and resisted arrest with the help of others people from Uganda who were armed with machetes.
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Kaabong Leaders Petition Museveni over Cattle Raids 1 2

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New Measures Launched to Strengthen Ebola Response Outbreak

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Buganda, Bunyoro Kingdoms Scramble for Nakayima Cultural Site Mubende District 1 3 Top story

Located on Mubende Hill, Nakayima Cultural Site is the home to the renowned Nakayima Tree, which is said to have supernatural powers for healing, fertility, wealth and good health. The tree, considered an important part of African Spirituality, gets its name from a beautiful spiritual princess Nakayima, who allegedly disappeared in it.