Update 2018-10-06: The Uganda National Police warns against possible terrorist attacks in connection to the Independence Day on Tuesday (09 October). Multiple suspects had been arrested in Kampala beforehand.
Further operations of security forces are possible. Armed clashes cannot be ruled out during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution and to avoid operations of security forces.
2018-09-19: On 09 October, Independence Day will be celebrated in Uganda.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Travellers are advised to exercise increased caution and follow instructions by security forces.