Tag Archives: ASSAULTED

HRNJ-UGANDA ALERT, A POLICE OFFICER ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING A JOURNALIST.

Kampala, 27thJuly 2015; Edward Tibamwenda, a police officer attached to Lungujja police station was on 24th July 2015 arrested for allegedly assaulting a Vision Group Correspondent Frederick Kiwanuka based in Luweero District. The Division Police Commander of Old Kampala Police … Continue reading

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HRNJ-Uganda alert, Journalist assaulted by suspects in the presence of police.

Entebbe, 15th /June/2015; Sulaiman Mutebi, a journalist working with the Vision Group was on 15th June 2015 assaulted by two suspected land fraudsters at Kisubi police station in Entebbe, Wakiso District in full presence of police officers. Mutebi told Human … Continue reading

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HRNJ-Uganda alert, another witness pins senior police officer of journalist assault.

Kampala, 14th/May/2015; A third prosecution witness has testified against the former District Police Commander of Old Kampala Police Station, Joram Mwesigye in an assault case against a WBS TV journalist, Andrew Lwanga in the on-going trial at Buganda Road Court, … Continue reading

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HRNJ-Uganda alert, Journalist assaulted by UPDF Officers.

Kalangala, 05th May 2015;  Twanika Kajubi, a reporter working with the Vision Group, attached to Bukedde Television was badly beaten by UPDF officers attached to the Special Forces Command (SFC) in Entebbe. Twanika had gone to cover a story about illegal … Continue reading

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