Home » News » Uganda news » Police Apologizes For Having Tortured Bobi Wine Supporter
Police apologizes to tortured citizen
Police torturing one of Bobi wine's supporter

Police Apologizes For Having Tortured Bobi Wine Supporter

Uganda Police has admitted that the force’s officers used excessive force in handling skirmishes in last month’s Kyadondo East by-election.

Check also: It’s time for the young generation to rule- MP Bobi wine tells Museveni

Police spokesperson AIGP Asan Kasingye on Monday apologized for the force’s act of manhandling Patrick Sande, a supporter of now-MP Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu, alias Bobi Wine.

“They exerted a lot of force while arresting him [Sande] which was wrong,” Kasingye told reporters in Kampala on Monday.

“We also saw a police officer stamping on his private parts… Even if one has committed an offence, officers should restrain from use of such excessive force.”

He also directed “the DPC and Professional Standards Unit to investigate and charge the officers”.

Source: the towerpost.com

Check also;

This is not a Paywall, but Newslex Point's journalism consumes a lot of time, hard-work and money. That's why we're kindly requesting you to support us in anyway they can, for as little as $1 or more, you can support us .

Please use the button below to contribute to Newslex Point, Inc. using a credit card or via PayPal.

Donate Button with Credit Cards




About Kyeyune Andrew Jonathan

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Check Also

New Anti-Homosexuality Bill Approved By Government

New Anti-Homosexuality Bill Approved By Government

The government has given a green light to Bugiri Municipality MP Asuman Basalirwa as regards ...