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As Kenya restructures her security strategies one year after the westgate attack, neighbouring Uganda has refreshed her security measures to deal with terror threats in the region. Tonight KTN takes you to Kampala city where a terror attack four years ago changed the country’s policing tactics. Watch KTN Live http://www.ktnkenya.tv/live Follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ktnkenya Like us on http://www.facebook.com/ktnkenya
Scenes fit for the theatre played out when the Presidential Guard Brigade, PGB tussled it out with Libyan president Col. Muammar Gadaffi's security detail before the opening ceremony. The PGB was strictly enforcing the rule that only Presidents and their aides and the head of protocol are allowed to proceed to the presidential entrance. But this did not go down well Gaddafi's security who were determined to flex their muscles over this rule.
http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/ Two of the Congolese rebel commanders fighting the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo have surrendered to Ugandan authorities in Kisoro district. The two are said to have surrendered with one captain, two lieutenants, four warrant officers, sub machine guns and other assorted items.
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For the second time in the space of week, Uganda's Members of Parliament had very important business to attend to. The major business of the day was a motion seeking leave to prepare for a private member’s bill on the presidential age limit. There were Members of Parliament with red bands around their heads in protest, others literally running past security to make it to office, and verbal battles were prevalent between them and security personnel. Watch more NTV Kenya videos at ntv.co.ke and nation.co.ke. Follow @ntvkenya on Twitter. Like our page on Facebook: NTV Kenya. Follow and Double tap on Instagram: NTV Kenya Join Our Telegram channel: www.telegram.me/NTVNewsRush
The Inspector General of the National Police Service of Kenya, Mr. Joseph Boinnet and the Inspector General -Uganda Police Force, Gen. Kale Kayihura, held a joint security and leaders meeting in Migingo Island to promote peaceful coexistence between communities living on the Island
Uganda's defence force chief is on a three-day visit to Somalia. General Edward Katumba Wamala wants Somali leaders to fast-track the implementation of security reforms and rebuild the army. He says this will enable the country to take over national security from the African Union peacekeeping mission. AMISOM troops are set to start withdrawing from Somalia in 2018. Uganda was the first country to send soldiers into Somalia. At more than 6-thousand 2-hundred troops, it has the largest contingent of peacekeepers -- based in Mogadishu, and the Middle and Lower Shabelle regions.
Hundreds of Ugandan officers in battle dress, some wielding sniper rifles, are currently patrolling the capital city suburbs, causing panic among city dwellers. This comes after Ugandan police arrested three suspected terrorists following a tip-off from civilians in Kampala. Two of the suspects, who were of Eritrean origin, were arrested at Forest Mall in central Kampala, but later released after some interrogations. The third suspect of Somali origin was detained while attempting to enter Uganda's parliament and remains in police custody. An on-spot check reveals intensified security measures within the city, with tighter screening of nationals including immigrants. This is while al-Shabab militants have always vowed to harm Uganda, Kenya and Burundi for deploying soldiers to Somalia in a...
Security has been beefed up at Parliament ahead of the anticipated tabling of the private member’s bill that seeks to amend the constitution by lifting the presidential age limit on Thursday. But to both the opposition and ruling party legislators, the heavy deployment at the House is a sign of a barbaric attack on the legislative arm of government that is intended to undermine the independence of parliament. This, as mps that have been summoned by the police speak out on their plan of action come Tuesday
Despite a slow start to 2017, the Uganda Securities Exchange is confident that shares will pick up. Uganda Securities Exchange Chief Executive Officer Paul Bwiso says the market was heavily affected by the slow economic growth that affected investment decisions.
Ugandan security forces have arrested four Muslim leaders after prosecutors accused them of committing murder. The detentions come as the country’s Muslim community has been voicing concern over recent raids on mosques for alleged terror activities without substantial evidence. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.com/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel Dailymotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/presstv
The Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has pledged continuous government support to USE and development of capital markets. While launching the USE automated trading system, Dr Rugunda encouraged the business community to seek long term capital through Uganda securities exchange, saying the system is part of the government’s bigger economic plan. Since 1997, Uganda security exchange has been using the old tradition of floor trading. The automated trading system is faster, cheaper, more efficient and less prone to errors. According to Uganda security exchange’s CEO Paul Bwiso, the development will attract more foreign investments with improvement of accessibility. With USE’s automated system clients will be in position to track how their investments are executed and if one is not pleased w...
Kizza Besigye analysing the current political situation.
Several Kenyans have fled into Uganda to areas of Sofia and Maranchi in Busa town after protests against the repeat presidential polls in Kenya’s Busia border turned violent. The protestors allied to the opposition NASA coalition blocked roads and set fire to Kasarani market in Kenya’s Busia town. The police responded with tear gas and live bullets to break up the protests Tension at the border town is high with a huge deployment of security personnel on the both the Kenyan and Ugandan side. The protests have also paralyzed business. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda
A spotlight on emerging and frontier markets by off shore investors is presenting more opportunity for growth of nascent stock markets in Africa. Uganda's securities exchange is one of the markets set to benefit as foreign direct investment finds its way in Sub Sahara Africa. TVC News' East Africa Correspondent Ken Karuri visited the Kampala based hourse and filed this report.
At least three people have been killed and seven others seriously injured in the border district of Moyo following an escalation in the clashes between the locals and South Sudanese nationals. Police fired teargas to disperse the angry crowd that was bent on carrying out reprisal attacks. NTV’s journalists were accosted by the crowd as Moses Akena reports. For more news visit http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our FaceBook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn is in Uganda on a three-day state visit. He and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni are hoping to reinforce shared security and economic relations. Ending the conflict in Somali and South Sudan are major concerns for both nations. Museveni and Desalegn have called for greater international support for troops deployed to these conflict zones. The two leaders have also renewed their commitment to resolving the Nile water crisis.
Security has been stepped up at the Busia border after police officers obtained a video that was reportedly filmed by insurgents of the Somali militant group Al-Shabaab, threatening to carry out an attack on Uganda. Police in the eastern district have heightened the security by employing sniffer dogs to check travellers crossing into the country. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda