Crime & Investigation

I am Proud of Crime Preventers – Kayihura

Cecafa countries have registered a pool of mixed results in the second matchday of the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers. Uganda was the biggest winner rising to the top of the group with a hard fought 1-0 win away.

Rwanda 0-1 Ghana
The Amavubi stars fell with just five minutes left on the clock to a Mubarak Wakaso’s well curved freekick.

In Dar Es Salaam, viagra 100mg seek Tanzania wasted a host of chances to gift Nigeria Super Eagles a precious point after a barren draw.

Shock result: S.Sudan, information pills for sale Burundi beat West Africans;
Atak Lual struck in the 52nd minute against Equatorial Guinea to ensure South Sudan get their first vital three competitive points while Ethiopia Walia Ibex played to a one all draw away in Sychelles.

Tesfaye Seyoum scored in the 54th minute to neutralise Nelson Laurence(24′) early first half lead. Politically troubled Burundi shocked many by beating Niger 2-0 in Bujumbura. The two goals came from former Sofapaka striker (now at Mamelodi Sundowns) Fiston Abdul Razak (21′) and Fatty Papy (83′).
The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has scoffed at haters whom he said are wasting their time in criticising the training of crime preventers, dosage Chimp Corps report.

Kayihura said he was proud of the work done by crime preventers adding no one can stop him from training them.

“I am proud of the work they do and pledge total support to them all over the country. They have helped us avert demonstrations in universities by alerting us before students cause havoc, visit this site ” Kayihura said while addressing crime preventers during the security awareness week at Kyambogo University on Saturday.

“That’s the basis of building the country and all developed countries have gone through such including the Americans and China.”


The police boss said the sacrifice made by people such as crime preventers has led to transformation of developed countries and that Uganda is not committing any crime by emulating them.

“Even if I had died, symptoms I would be happy for such great efforts and sacrifice in developing the country. In fact when we went to the bush we were not Mother Teresa but rather had the love for our country. It’s the same way those soldiers who died last week in Somalia. They should be celebrated as heroes,” he cautioned.

Critics claim crime preventers are being trained to brutalise the government’s opponents in the 2016 elections, a charge Kayihura denies.

Government maintains crime preventers are non-partisan and only complement the work of security organisations in preventing crime.

The police chief said crime preventers have helped link police with local communities which he said has helped in fighting crimes throughout the country.

“They have helped promote and build a strong system throughout the country. We (police) now have a harmonious relationship with university students unlike before where they used to see us as enemies and threw stone at us,” Kayihura added.

Kayihura further urged police officers to maintain cordial relations with the public to effectively combat crime.

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