The National Unity Platform (NUP) has confirmed that several documents and items have been confiscated by security from their offices in Kamwokya Kampala yesterday(14th.October.2020).
The party said documents, CCTV camera monitors and documents containing collected signatures required for the nomination of Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu as the party presidential candidate were taken.
Police together with military police and Local defense Units personnel gained access to the NUP offices at around 11am when NUP officials were holding a meeting.
Buganda Ntege, who heads the security at NUP offices said that the security officers who did not come with a search warrant demanded to know what was happening in the offices before they forcefully entered.
Ntege says that the security was hunting for their party president Kyagulanyi who was however whisked away together with other officials.
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Joel Ssenyonyi, the NUP spokesperson said among the confiscated party items, includes all documents containing collected signatures required to endorse Kyagulanyi as the party president.
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Ssenyonyi says that the party lawyers are preparing to take the matter to courts of law. ENDS.