Police start process to install CCTV Cameras across the country

By Samuel Ssebuliba.

The police have started the process of installing CCTV cameras across the country in the awake of increased organized criminality.

Early this year, following the heinous murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi, the president ordered that CCTV cameras be expeditiously installed especially in major cities and on major highways.

Now the Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has meet a high level experts delegation from Algeria to help lay the back bone for these cameras, as well as initiate a procurement plan.

Addressing the media today, the police spokesperson Asan Kasingye said the process is in three phases starting with Kampala Metropolitan in the next financial year.

This is part of the Bi-lateral cooperation that was signed in February this year between Uganda and Algeria to boost security between two countries.