UGANDANS GRIEVE THE DEATH OF POLICE SPOKESPERSON

By News Ben Musanje and Charles Katabalwa

Politicians and a number of Ugandans have are speaking with grief over the death of Afande Kawee with the Opposition FDC’s Col Dr Kizza Besigye has asked government to seek external assistance in the quest to investigate and bring to justice the killers of Police Spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi.

Dr Besigye told journalists that there was no harm in bringing in foreign investigators to help the local officials. He said Independent inquiry is not a hostile inquiry. We need this external expertise, which is not tainted.”

Besigye suggested that local investigators are not only less equipped and skilled but also cannot be entirely trusted.

Besigye added that this wouldn’t be the first time, recalling that the British Scotland Yard was invited to investigate the murder for Dr Andrew Lutaakome Kayiira.

He added, apart from what he was entangled in as a person with Kaweesi, he had a humane side. He reminded the country of the late Noble Mayombo that he was a brilliant young man and good hearted, but was trapped in a mafia organizations which consumed him.”