By Mboowa Nathan
The number of people on run due to fear of political persecution is growing day and night in Uganda.
Few days back, the family of suliman ssebuufu of kawempe revealed that their person was taken by armed men to an unknown place for unknown charges.
After Ssebuufu’ abduction the family mounted a search for him but vain to date
On Thursday leaflets were found in Kyengera, Wakiso district with a message inscribed on it that they are to kill a one Umar Kato for participating in partisan politics.
Recently Kato and other members visited Kyadondo East MP Robert Ssentamu kyagulanyi to welcome him from the USA where he had gone for specialized treatment after his brutal arrest from Arua.
Jane Nakachwa kato’s wife said they opened up a case at police however unknown people continue to come to their home which has led to his husband to go into hiding.
Majjorine kukiriiza who once mobilized for FDC candidates in the last 2016 elections is also another member on the kill list.
The message on the leaflet also accuse her of funding a one Sam Muyomba who contested for Mukono municipality MP in the 2016 general elections to stabilize
According to Nakacwa many people especially those associated with people power led by kyagulanyi are being arrested and some killed citing out the former driver of kyagulanyi Yasin Kawuma who was killed in Arua and Eddy Mutwe kyagulanyi’s body guard and Yusuf Kawooya who were brutally arrested.
This comes at a time when a list of high profile leaders to be killed is making rounds among which includes the Katikkiro of Buganda Charles Peter Mayiga ,Dr Saddam Lukwago, legislators Kasibante Moses, Gerald Karuhanga among others.
Kampala metropolitan police spokes person Luke Owesigire says investigations into the matter are still on.