By Our Reporter
The commander land forces Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba, has vowed to bring hell closer to Karamojong cattle rustlers who gunned down five people including two UPDF soldiers on March 21.
“My Karimojong brothers! We have begged you to stop the life of robbery and violence. We have begged you to stop attacking your neighbours but to no avail! You have refused all our appeals! Well, now we are coming and hell is coming with us!” Gen. Muhoozi warned through his Twitter handle
“Karimojong criminals killed my soldiers in cold blood! There will be hell to pay for that!! If they want to avoid retribution they better get in touch with our RDCs and commanders in the region NOW!! Otherwise, let us see who the real men are!” He added
According to territorial Police in Karamoja, three geologists from the directorate of survey and mines based in Entebbe who were undertaking a mapping to complete the geology map of Uganda, and two UPDF soldiers who were guarding them fell into an ambush at Rupa in Moroto district on the fateful day.
The deceased were identified as Richard Kiggwwe, the lead geologist and his colleague, Charles Olweny. An intern Edna Musiime from Makerere University also died in the attack.