Tumukunde arrested in Buikwe


Presidential hopeful Gen Henry Tumukunde has been arrested in Buikwe district.

He was picked from Royale Paradise Hotel on Kayunga Road, Njeru Division where he was addressing a meeting.

He was then held at Njeru Police Station for over four hours.

“Gen Tumukunde’s consultations interrupted in Njeru Buyikwe district , taken to police and situation is not clear here at Njeru police station,” his handler said on social media.

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He said the consultative meeting involved only 10 people but was stopped in Buikwe district for unknown reasons.

“All SOP’s were being followed.”

Tumukunde was later released on police bond.

“Still unclear what offence was committed,” he said.

Over the weekend, he visited the families of the 17 mobilisers of “Renewed Uganda” in Wakiso district who were arrested on Thursday.

He encouraged them to remain strong, this shall be over soon too.

He also made a visit to Nansana police where I found the OC in a small office with full of people in disregard of the social distancing.



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