In a startling revelation, authorities have reported the recovery of six Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) within the Central Business District (CBD) of Kampala over the span of just two days. The findings have raised concerns about the persistent threat of terrorism in the region.
Senior Commissioner of Police (SCP) Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson, issued a statement to alert the public regarding these recent developments. He stated, “We would like to inform the public that the arrest and counter-terror operation has not significantly changed the security level in the country. A threat environment still exists, and as always, we have taken measures to respond and mitigate all forms of terror threats.”
The recovery of these IEDs highlights the importance of ongoing vigilance and the need for effective counter-terrorism efforts to ensure the safety and security of the public. Law enforcement agencies are working tirelessly to investigate these incidents, identify potential threats, and apprehend those responsible.
The precise details of where and how these explosive devices were discovered have not been disclosed to the public to prevent any potential panic or copycat actions. However, authorities have assured residents that measures are in place to address the situation and minimize any potential risks.
The safety of citizens remains a top priority for the authorities, and residents are urged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities or items to law enforcement agencies immediately. Cooperation from the public is crucial in the effort to combat terrorism and maintain peace and security in the country.
The police investigation into the recovery of these IEDs is ongoing, and additional security measures have been put in place to enhance public safety within the CBD and surrounding areas. Authorities are committed to preventing any potential terror threats and ensuring the safety and well-being of all residents.
As the situation unfolds, residents are encouraged to stay informed through official channels and to heed any instructions or advisories issued by law enforcement agencies.