A senior Ugandan police has died on a plane, according to police spokesperson, Emilian Kayima.
“This afternoon, we received information from the Ministry of Internal Affairs stating the bad news of the death of Commissioner of Police, Okello Wilfred Makmot,” Kayima said.
Makmot died while on transit from New York USA to Uganda via Abudabi.
“Details surrounding our officer’s death will be communicated in due course.”
Makmot was the Coordinator of the National Focal Department (NFP) on Small Arms and Light Weapons Department in the Internal Affairs Ministry.
He had gone to USA for training on small arms proliferation.