- published: 21 Sep 2014
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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
The new minister for security, Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde talks about his plans to sort out the creeping insecurity in Uganda. 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
We strapped an Oculus Rift DK2 onto an askari (security guard) while filming an episode of GamersNights at UrbanTV... and forgot to warn him that what he was seeing wasn't real. The DK2 software used for this demo is called CyberSpace: http://www.riftaway.com/ Location: Kampala, Uganda Website: http://www.gamersnights.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GamersNights Twitter: https://twitter.com/gamersnights To use this video in a commercial player or in broadcasts, please email email@example.com
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.
The clashes in the Rwenzori sub region appear to be a conflict of interest between safeguarding culture on the one hand and the state asserting its influence by trying to take charge of the security situation of its citizens including traditional kings For now, there remains conflicting reports about how many royal guards are in charge of the obusinga security detail, many of whom are armed and therefore posing a security threat to national security. As Shiela Tusime Mugisha reports, It is this conflict of interest which appears to be part of the problem according to those who understand the region
A security guard was killed as thieves broke into computer shop in Kampala last night. An eyewitness, who resides nearby said the group of about six men broke into the shop on William street at about 3am. The eyewitness said he contacted the security company, which discovered that the female guard had been strangled. Police said some of the men fled. However another man fell and broke his leg, and was arrested. A second security guard is being held on suspicion of being part of the plot to break into the shop. 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
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.
Kizza Besigye analysing the current political situation.
Thoughts about security in Kampala, Uganda: The leadership here--The President, various Ministry Heads in Parliament, officials with the Police and Military--they will all brag about how safe and secure Uganda is as a nation. Compared to the security protocols being implemented in border nations such as Kenya and Ethiopia, I would agree. If that is your measuring stick, then yes overall, this country has done remarkably well. As it relates to managing the many issues related to today's counter terrorism efforts in East Africa I must pause and give props to Uganda. The government successfully clamped down on and mitigated the Ebola Threat. The borders into the nation are not as porous as other East African nation borders. You physically experience, see and get the sense and feeling ...
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
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