President Museveni gets tough on lawless citizens

President of Uganda has called for tough measures to be taken after a police officer was stoned to death on duty, reports the Daily Monitor Uganda. “President Museveni yesterday said government would no longer tolerate what he called “lawless civilians”. The President’s ultimatum was delivered last evening, hours after Dr Kizza Besigye, leader of the country’s biggest opposition party, called for a full inquiry into the death of an officer during a police operation which went terribly wrong. “We are going to crush them all. We have defeated armed gangs since 1986. The remaining problem is lawless civilians. If they were armed, we would have crushed them a long time ago,” Mr Museveni said at Naguru Police Barracks, where he paid his respects to the family of late AIP John Bosco Ariong. read more ….