The death threats targeting the Speaker of Parliament are now being actively investigated by Police’s Special Investigations Division in Kireka.
According to a statement released by the Uganda Police force Spokesperson SCP Fred Enanga yesterday August 13th, the alleged death threats directed against the Speaker Rt. Hon. Annet Anita Among are now a Police matter.
Enanga said a team of CID experts from the Special Investigations Division in coordination with other intelligence teams from sister security agencies are investigating the extent of the threats against the Speaker.
The investigative team is working with the office of the Rt. Hon. Speaker to identify the source of the threats directed towards her.
He however said that due to the sensitivity of the matter, the investigations will remain protected to avoid compromising the investigative strategy and the cooperation of the witnesses.
SCP Enanga advised members of the public to remain vigilant and to stay security conscious.
“As always, we continue to remind members of the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious movements or objects to the police or any other sister security agency immediately,” Enanga stated.