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Musician Pallaso Evades Arrest, Disappears with Police Handcuffs

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Police of Kampala is hunting for local artist Pius Mayanja alias Pallaso who is accused of violating the set Covid19 guidelines and subsequently resisting arrest.

The singer is said to have disappeared with police handcuffs on his hand.

Reports indicate that at around 12:46 am, Police in Makindye received a disturbance call from residents of Luwafu zone, that a group of unruly people had gathered at the home of the local musician Pallaso.

“Our team responded to the scene and found the allegations to be true; a group of over 30 people had gathered, playing loud music, drinking and not following the safety guidelines issued by the ministry of health on curfew and public gatherings.” Said deputy KMP spokesperson ASP Luke Owoyesigire in a statement

Owoyesigire said that the police team commander reached out to Pallaso and his group to reduce the volume and reminded them of the guidelines but while he was still talking to them, the group became violent something that prompted Police to arrest  the musician and a one Henry Kasozi.

“However during the arrest of Kasozi, Palaso whisked away with Police handcuffs on him and Police is currently looking for him on charges of escaping from Lawful custody and obstruction.” Said Owoyesigire

Police has preferred to investigate allegations of obstruction, inciting violence and doing a negligent act likely to spread an infection of a disease

The suspect Henry Kasozi is detained at Katwe Police Station pending prosecution.



Source – chimpreports.com

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Muntu Blocked in Kamwenge

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Alliance for National Transformation presidential candidate Gen. Mugisha Muntu has been blocked from campaigning in Kamwenge according to a statement he released earlier today.Below is the full statement:

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Today in Kamwenge, as we have done since the start of the campaign season, we headed out to speak with the people. We had earlier in the week agreed on the venue with security agencies. No one had anticipated that it would rain as much as it did, making it impossible for us or the people to access.

After identifying an alternative place only 100m away from the original venue, negotiating with the owner and communicating the same to the public, we headed to the second venue only to be stopped by police.

Our policy has always been to do all we can to be reasonable, even in the face of unreasonable action on the part of the state. We engaged the police leadership in a civilized, respectable manner well knowing that they intended to not only frustrate us, but cause us to act in ways that would give them an excuse to cause chaos. This was on top of their intimidating the radio we had booked and duly paid to appear on.

While we are confident that we are on the right side of both the law and reason, we have chosen not to endanger the lives of our supporters or the general public by escalating the situation. We will do everything humanly possible to avoid a single life being lost or blood being shed on account of our campaign.

And yet this truth remains: the regime’s days are numbered.

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Is Johnson Byabashaija courting Enid Kukunda for protection?

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The very amiable Commissioner General of Prisons Canon Johnson Byabashaija was recently sighted with President Y K Tibuhaburwa Museveni’s second wife Enid Kukunda as the two had a very secretive meeting in one of the city hangouts.

According to our informers, the two seem to be in a deep conversation that they wouldn’t allow a housefly pass around. However, sources further reveal that Byabashaija could have courted the second lady for protection given that he has amassed a lot of wealth and could be a subject of investigations.

Our sources reveal that Byabashaija who carries himself as Mr.I know it all hasn’t met Madam Enid alone but a host of others with connections to the centre of power in the country.

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Bobi Wine released on Bail

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Presidential candidate and kyadondo East legislator Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu has been realeased on bail by the Iganga magistrates court where he appeared to defend himself against accusations of flouting COVID-19 campaign SOPs. A defiant Kyagulanyi took the opportunity to blast the incumbent Yoweri Museveni, whom he accuses of using state power to quell dissident.

This follows a tense week that has seen thousands injured and several dead following Hon. Kyagulanyi’s arrest earlier this week. Demonstrations and riots erupted in many parts of the country and heavy police and army deployment was seen all over the country.

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