Inspector General of police Martin Okoth Ochola has transferred Arua district police commander SP Abas Senyonjjo following the Monday flimsy situation that led to the shooting of one person.
The deceased Yasin Kawuma has been the driver of MP Robert Kyagulanyi.
In the same message Ochola transferred SP Henry Kintu to take charge of Arua security.
DPC Kintu renowned for being a good commanding officer.
According to information obtained by this website, IGP Ochola who is out of the country got information that DPC Senyonjjo failed to contain the situation and carryout intelligence gathering before the situation could turn rowdy.
This led opposition supporters to block the convoy of president Museveni while leaving Booma grounds where he had campaigned for NRM candidate Nusura Tiperu.
The president’s convoy was smashed by stones leading to shootings that killed one person while over 50 were rounded up by both police and military.