According to police, the deceased, identified as Alvin Agaba, a resident of Ruhita cell in Kabale Municipality was lynched by a group of bodaboda cyclists today. They reportedly accused him of waylaying Cox on Friday night.
The Chairman of the General Court Martial Lt Gen Guti based his ruling on the failure by two of the sureties to present a letter of clearance from the Inspector General of Police in line with the provisions of the Police standing orders.
Kayihura issued the directive while meeting crime preventers, Police Officers and local leaders at Luweero Sub-county community hall. The meeting followed reports that some police officers were aiding land grabbers while others had received bribes to discontinue cases filed against landlords. The cases, according to reports, were likely to culminate in violence.
The instruction signed by the Deputy Inspector General of Government Mariam Wangadya was written on January 23, indicating that the inspectorate had received complaints against the University Secretary which need to be investigated.