Assistant Inspector General of Police Edward Ochom, who is the chairman of the gun fingerprinting steering committee said that persons who fail to beat the deadline will automatically lose possession of their license, and will subsequently be arrested for illegal possession of firearms.
Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says the Police Disciplinary Tribunal chaired by Senior Police Commissioner, Dennis Odongpiny found seven officers guilty of negligence of duty while the remaining officer was found guilty of discreditable conduct that tainted the police image.
Geoffrey Matovu, the Regional Inspectorate Officer in Gulu, says Obwoya was arrested together with the operator of wheel loader, Onex Otim. According to Matovu, they received a complaint from the local community on May 2018 and launched investigations.
Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that the thugs raided the convent at 2 a.m. on Monday and ransacked the various offices, where they stole cash and two laptops. However, none of the nuns was hurt.
Moses Nanoka, the Rukungiri District Police commander, says the suspects were arrested after investigations showed that they led the attack on Ahereza. Nanoka says the suspects are being held at Rukungiri police station pending their appearance in court.