By Kabuye Ronald
The police spokesperson and also the director of human resource development AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi together with his body guard Geoffrey Mambewo and driver Kenneth Erau have this morning at around 9:30am been shot dead by unknown assailants just about 100 meters away from his home in Kulambiro a Kampala city suburb.
According to the eye witnesses at the crime scene they had bullets showering for over ten minutes before they saw the assailants take off on two motorcycles heading to kisasi road.
Indeed kaweesi’ vehicle Toyota prado number UP4778 had several bullet holes, wind screen was also smashed and bodies were left lifeless and breeding in the car.
Almost every top police official was at the crime scene including the inspector general of police Gen. Edward Kale Kayihura and the head of police medical services Moses Byaruhanga and several pathologists before the bodies were taken to city Mortuary at Mulago for post mortem were the security is also tight.
Though the crime scene was cordoned off a number of people kept around all in shock and others broke into tears.
According to the Uganda People’ defense force UPDF publicist Brigadier Richard Karemire who described the incident as unfortunate, him, the prison publicist Frank Baine and now the Late Kaweesi they were heading to Uganda Christian university UCU Mukono where they had a career guidance lecture to the final year students.
The kampala metropolitan spokesperson Emilian Kayima just like Karemire called for calmness amongst Ugandans and declined to go into details into the assassination in order to give room for investigators to carry on with investigation.
Meanwhile the Nakawa constituency member of parliament Michael Kabaziguruka expressed his grieve on the death of kaweesi and called for an in-depth investigation into the gruesome murder.
In the same the kampala divison mayor Sserunjogi Musoke who also happens to be a resident of the same area narrated his last encounter with kaweesi before describing him has a down to earth person who has been so collaborative with his fellow residents.
“I can’t believe that kaweesi is dead, I had the bullets showering for over 10 minutes and I thought one of our boys had misbehaved until my neighbor told that kaweesi has been murdered so unfortunate!” said Sserunjogi
“There is a boda boda stage there but he never passes without greeting them and there is a lady was he buys tomato always that shows how humble kaweesi has been.” He added.