According to security, the Albertine region that is at the porous border with the DR Congo is at greater risk since the DR Congo hosts ADF militants who are a threat to Uganda yet there are always cross-border movements between residents in the Albertine and those from the DRC, a thing security operatives say might led to infiltration of wrong elements.
Fred Enanga the Police spokesperson, said security teams had gone to arrest Kirevu after getting information that he was recruiting people to join the Allied Democratic Forces-ADF, a rebel movement based in the Democratic Republic of Congo which has been accused of being behind the recent spate of bombings in Kampala.
According to the UPDF Spokesperson for 3rd Infantry Division, Capt. Edrin Mawanda, the government troops on usual patrol entered an ambush laid by the warriors in Namaire but the army defeated the warriors killing two during fire exchange.
According to police, the Ambulance which was being driven by Moses Adimalo is reported to have collided with a boda boda motorcycle, a Bajaj Boxer Reg. No. UEA. 516K on Friday evening. Twalibu Ssennyondo was riding the boda boda motorcycle.
According to Captain Peter Mugisha, Kisoro Resident District Commissioner, the suspects were arrested during a security search on all Congolese refugees still camping at Nyakabande refugees transit center, following intelligence information the rebels are disguising to be refugees.