By Keefa Nuwahereza
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Martins Okoth Ochola on Wednesday April 15, 2020, appointed Assistant Commissioner of Police Sarah Kibwika, as the new Professional Standards Unit Commandant (PSU).
The appointment came in a new wave of redeployment in the Uganda Police, which has seen several officers and men transferred by the IGP.
ACP Sarah Kibwika now heads police's Professional Standards Unit
“The changes in deployments take immediate effect,” said the message by the IGP Ochola, which was copied to all Police stations and officers in Uganda.
Kibwika will replace Assistant Commissioner of Police John Okalany, who has been transferred to Police's legal department.
Prior to her elevation to full commandant, Kibwika was serving as the deputy Profess...
By Elite Reporter
coronavirus deaths on Wednesday rose by
a single-day record 2,228 to top 28,300, according to a Reuters tally, as
officials debated how to reopen the economy without reigniting the outbreak.
United States, with the world's third-largest population, passed a second
milestone late on Tuesday with over 600,000 reported cases, three times more
than any other country.
previous single-day record was 2,069, set last Friday.
increase of 2,228 deaths excludes a revision by New York City to include deaths
presumed to be due to the novel Coronavirus but never tested, dating back to
reported 3,778 "probable" deaths, where doctors were certain enough
of the cause of death to list it on the death certificate, and 6,589 confirmed
By Keef Nuwahereza
Speaker of Parliament Hon. Rebecca Kadaga has spoken out about why all 426 Members
of Parliament shared over Shs10Bn, to help them in the fight against the Coronavirus
told the media that each MP received
Shs20m to help them in sensitization of their constituents about Coronavirus, buy fuel for the ambulances and pay the
While explaining why Parliament is still operating despite the COVID-19 lockdown, Kadaga, who was appearing on NBS TV on Wednesday said that; “When the lockdown took place we had already started the budget meeting. We can’t shun our roles because of the lockdown. We are working only that we have had to scale down a lot. Over 90% of our staff are working from home.
hours for Plenary...