Mumbere appears at Jinja high court amid tight security

By  Sania Babirye
Charles Wesley Mumbere the Rwenzururu cultural leader has arrived at Jinja High court amid tight security for his bail hearing.
All roads leading to the high court have been sealed off with a few people who have been allowed to access court being thoroughly checked by security personnel.  High court judge Eva Luswata handling the application filed by the Rwenzururu cultural leader.
Mumbere together with other 160 people including his royal guards women and children are charged with terrorism, treason, murder ,robbery ,attempted murder and malicious damage to property in relation to last year’s  Kasese violence that  left more than  100 people dead. It’s alleged that they committed the offences between the months of March and November 2016. Mumbere is currently on remand at  Luzira maximum prison.