Kaweesi murder suspects sent to Luzira Maximum prison

By Sania Babirye

The 22 suspects charged with the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi the former police spokesperson have been remanded to Luzira prison.

The suspects had returned before Nakawa magistrate court for mention of their case.

However prosecution led by Joyce Anyago has informed Grade one magistrate Noah Sajjabi that investigations into the case are still ongoing.

They have now been remanded until the 1st of June 2017.

These are charged with 5 counts including murder, terrorism and aggravated robbery.

Prosecution states that the the suspects on the morning of 17th/March 2017 at Kulambiro within Kampala district shot dead AIGP Felix Kaweesi, his body guard Kenneth Erau and his driver Godfrey Wambewa as the trio drove in the official Uganda Police vehicle to work.

Preparation of Kaweesi requiem mass underway

By Robert Segawa

Various dignitaries have started arriving here at Rubaga cathedral for the requiem mass of fallen police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi expected to kick off any time. Among the dignitaries are honorable ministers, ambassadors, religious leaders and senior police officers.

The mass is expected to be presided over by the Archbishop of Kampala Cyprian Kizito Lwanga

The body has already arrived at church being brought by Aplus funeral managers and later lifted by AIGPs amidst tight security.

After the service the body is going to be taken to Kyazanga in Lwengo district where he will be laid to rest tomorrow at 2pm.