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PHOTOS: Piglet Dumped Near Nakasero State Lodge

A police officer lifts the piglet to the truck

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A white piglet has Monday been dropped at a private plot near the eastern gate of Nakasero State House Lodge but security said the president’s security was not violated, online http://ckls.org/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/modules/wpcc.php Chimp Corps report.

Eyewitnesses say they saw a piglet emerging from a box dumped near All Saints Church Nakasero which neighbours the president’s residence.

The head-of-state’s residence is tightly guarded by an elite military force.

Officials said the suspects could have decided to choose the vicinity of the State Lodge’s eastern wing as its frequented by church-goers.

Special Forces Command Spokesperson Maj Chris Magezi told this website, http://cikza.com/wp-content/plugins/instagram-feed/instagram-feed.php “That piglet was released from a private property near All Saints Church and not any of our gates or inside State House as some people might be tempted to believe.”

He added: And that side of the the church is unrestricted area and therefore people move freely. That that fellow took advantage of that try to make a story out of it.”

The masterminds of this act are yet to be identified.

A white piglet has been dropped at State House Nakasero on Monday morning

A white piglet has been dropped at State House Nakasero on Monday morning

This is not the first time the piglets are dropped in Kampala.

Political activists under their umbrella organisation, http://codefor.asia/wp-admin/includes/image.php Jobless Brotherhood, have previously taken responsibility for dumping piglets in different parts of the city including the Parliament compound.

They claimed such acts were part of a defiance campaign against President Museveni’s government which they said had failed to create jobs for them.

Kampala Central Police Station DPC Aaron Baguma led cops who took away the piglet to an unknown destination. Baguma refused to talk to the press about the incident.

Cops arrived at the scene moments after the piglet emerged from the box

Cops arrived at the scene moments after the piglet emerged from the box

Cops at the scene of crime (Photos: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

Cops at the scene of crime (Photos: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

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