The joint security team has arrested five more people suspected to be behind the attempted assassination of Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, killing of his daughter Brenda Nantongo and his driver Haruna Katuna on June 1, 2021.
The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj Gen Paul Lokech, identified the suspects in custody as; Muhammad Kagugube, Walusimbi Kamada alias Mudinka, Kisambira Siriman alias Mukwasi, and Mustafa Kawawa Ramadan alias Amin. Gen.Lokech on suspects;…
Their colleague and leader Lutwama Hussein alias Master was killed as he resisted the arrest by the security officers.
Maj Gen Lokech said Kagugube provided details which led to the arrest of Kamada, one of the riders who transported the shooters.
Upon his arrest, he led the team in reconstructing the scene and clearly demonstrated how the double murder and attempted assassination took place.
Maj.Gen Lokech told the media yesterday that a thorough search had been conducted at all Kamada’s known premises and valuable exhibits such as a black helmet, 10 jackets, and one of the motorcycles used in the planning, preparation and execution of the plot were recovered. END.