We have received information that there are people going around spreading rumors and advising people not to come to Kampala on Tuesday, 1st March 2016, saying that there will be chaos on the streets of Kampala.
As the Uganda Police Force we want to urge members of the public to disregard this rumour. Kampala is safe and peaceful. People who are spreading this rumor want to scare you from doing your normal business.
We want to warn such people spreading the rumor to stop immediately. We have began investigating and whoever will be found spreading such rumors will be arrested and charged in courts of law.
We pledge our total commitment to providing security to everyone. We want to urge everybody to come to Kampala on Tuesday, 1st March 2016, without fearing anything.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson