Police in Wakiso is investigating Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde on allegations of assault.
It is alleged that on 19/9 /021,at 1700/c at Muduuma in Wakiso District, Gen. Tumukunde assaulted one Jasimwa Willy 29 years, a labourer with “Enkoni”, accusing him of trespass on his land.
It is alleged that the General further threatened more harm if he ever got Jasimwa or any other person back on this land without his permission.
The victim was a casual labourer to a one Namusisi Betty who apparently has unresolved land dispute with Gen Tumukunde, according to CID spokesperson Charles Twiine.
Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde is a retired senior military officer of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces.
He ran as an independent for president in the 2021 Ugandan general election but lost to incumbent President Yoweri Museveni.