AIGP KAWESA CONFIRMS RWENZURURU PM IS BEING HELD IN BUSHENYI, TO BE TAKEN TO COURT AFTER CHRISTMAS
BY WILBER MUHWEZI
POLICE spokesperson and head of human resource at Uganda police AIGP Andrew Felix Kawesa has confirmed to www.mknewslink.com editor in phone interview this evening that its true that the prime minister of Rwenzururu kingdom is being held at Bushenyi police station.
He noted that that its true and he was sure that the prime minister John Thembo Khisumbire is safe at Bushenyi police station and will be produced in courts of law after christmas since courts won’t work during christimas time.
Last Night the 2nd division commander Brig. Peter Elwelu told www.mknewslink.com editor that the UPDF never arrested PM Khisumbire but the arrest was done by police and referred this editor to police operations commander AIGP Asuman Mugyenyi and PRO Adrew Kawesa.
www.mknewslink.com a western Uganda news website first called the operations commander Asuman Mugyenyi but could not pick calls but this afternoon he returned the editor’s call and also referred us to PRO Kawesa who confirmed and gave details about the arrest of the Rwenzururu PM.
On Nov. 27, 2016, The Rwenzururu palace was burnt by the UPDF and on top of that arrested king Charles Mumbere and subsequently charged him murder, terrorism among other capital offences and is being held in government prison in Jinja.
About 200 people lost their lives majority royal guards of the king Mumbere. About 160 appeared in court in Jinja and are still being held there.