Another terror suspect arrested

Another man suspected to be a terrorist has been arrested by police in Kyengera, Wakiso district.
Police has confirmed the development but declined to divulge further details saying the police boss Gen Kale Kayihura is yet to address the press on the arrest.
“We have made an arrest. Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura will address the press shortly with the details” said Mr Fred Enanga, the police spokesperson.
The arrest comes just days after Police said they arrested a man of Somali origin but based in Kenya suspected to be an agent of the al-Shabaab militants.
The arrest was conducted at the weekend after students at Ark Hostel in Wandegeya, informed police of a suspicious man taking pictures of the hostel.
Security has been on high alert following attacks on a Kenyan university leaving 148, mostly students dead.
Mr Fred Enanga, the police spokesman, told Daily Monitor the suspect was being interrogated for his “suspicious actions.”
“He was found with pictures of the hostel and several pictures of warfare, including one in which he held a human head,” Mr Enanga said on Monday.
Police last Friday issued fresh terror alerts following an attack on Garissa University College in Kenya on April 2, which the al-Shaabab claimed responsibility.
Police warned that the attackers were now planning to harm Uganda whose soldiers have been fighting al-Shabaab in Somalia since 2007.

SOURCE: Daily Monitor

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