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Lawyers representing former Coordinator of Intelligence Organs Gen. David Sejusa have revealed that the army has adamantly refused to pay salaries for the former spy master for close to two years despite being a ‘serving officer’ in the UPDF.

Addressing journalists in Kampala on Tuesday, viagra 40mg http://coachypnose.fr/wp-admin/includes/class-bulk-plugin-upgrader-skin.php the lawyers led by David Mushabe and Mike Mabikke explained that they had written to the army leadership in a bid to secure salary and other emoluments for the former coordinator of intelligence services but the UPDF has refused to yield to their call.

“According to the army, unhealthy http://civilianpeaceservice.ca/wp-admin/includes/image-edit.php Sejusa is not entitled to any emoluments since the period he went into exile because he has not been actively in service which we think is being oppressive to the UPDF General, ed ” Mushabe told journalists.

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He added: “According to our client (Sejusa), it’s the army that forced him out of the country into exile and there is no way he can be blamed for being out. He claims on 3 occasions government sent assassins to finish him off but luck was on his side. When he came back to the country he was allowed to retire from the army which according to the UPDF Act means he is still a serving officer and entitled to all benefits.”

Sejusa fled into exile after reportedly leaking his own classified letter in which he alleged a massive plot to assassinate army officers and government officials opposed to President Museveni’s perceived succession plan.

He would later declare his intentions to remove President Museveni from power “by all means”, a statement the army said tantamount to declaring war on Uganda.

Before sneaking to London, Sejusa is said to have mobilised army veterans to wage a guerrilla struggle against Museveni’s government.

He had as well tried to penetrate and study the strength of the Special Forces, an elite military unit tasked with specialised operations which include protecting the life of the head of state.

According to a letter seen by ChimpReports and signed by the Joint chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Wilson Mbadi and copied to the Chief of the Defence Forces in the UPDF dated February 19, 2015, Sejusa’s salary is a fixed payment at regular intervals for services rendered.

“This means that salary is not an automatic payment but must be worked for. During the period claimed for, Gen. David Sejusa was neither at work nor was he rendering services to UPDF,” reads part of the letter from the UPDF.

“Furthermore, his absence was not authorized by his employer and therefore cannot be entitled to any salary for the period in question,” adds the letter.

In an interview with us, Mabikke said this state of affairs is a sign of lack of commitment by the army in letting Gen. Sejusa retire which he said is unfortunate.

“It’s obvious that the UPDF is now acting in bad faith as far as matter of Sejusa is concerned. They have not declared him a deserter, they have not retired him from the army, then why don’t they let him enjoy all the benefits he is entitled to?” Mabikke questioned.

He added, “This is being unfair to Gen. Sejusa and we are considering the next legal remedy in a bid to avoid these cat and mouse games.”

Army spokesperson, Lt Col Paddy Ankunda was not readily available for comment.
Lawyers representing former Coordinator of Intelligence Organs Gen. David Sejusa have revealed that the army has adamantly refused to pay salaries for the former spy master for close to two years despite being a ‘serving officer’ in the UPDF.

Addressing journalists in Kampala on Tuesday, approved http://debbiehowes.com/wp-content/plugins/contact-form-7/modules/select.php the lawyers led by David Mushabe and Mike Mabikke explained that they had written to the army leadership in a bid to secure salary and other emoluments for the former coordinator of intelligence services but the UPDF has refused to yield to their call.

“According to the army, hospital http://cides.med.up.pt/templates/yoo_revista/warp/systems/joomla/layouts/com_content/categories/default_items.php Sejusa is not entitled to any emoluments since the period he went into exile because he has not been actively in service which we think is being oppressive to the UPDF General, http://chimpreports.com/entertainment/wp-includes/class-wp-xmlrpc-server.php ” Mushabe told journalists.

He added: “According to our client (Sejusa), it’s the army that forced him out of the country into exile and there is no way he can be blamed for being out. He claims on 3 occasions government sent assassins to finish him off but luck was on his side. When he came back to the country he was allowed to retire from the army which according to the UPDF Act means he is still a serving officer and entitled to all benefits.”

Sejusa fled into exile after reportedly leaking his own classified letter in which he alleged a massive plot to assassinate army officers and government officials opposed to President Museveni’s perceived succession plan.

He would later declare his intentions to remove President Museveni from power “by all means”, a statement the army said tantamount to declaring war on Uganda.

Before sneaking to London, Sejusa is said to have mobilised army veterans to wage a guerrilla struggle against Museveni’s government.

He had as well tried to penetrate and study the strength of the Special Forces, an elite military unit tasked with specialised operations which include protecting the life of the head of state.

According to a letter seen by ChimpReports and signed by the Joint chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Wilson Mbadi and copied to the Chief of the Defence Forces in the UPDF dated February 19, 2015, Sejusa’s salary is a fixed payment at regular intervals for services rendered.

“This means that salary is not an automatic payment but must be worked for. During the period claimed for, Gen. David Sejusa was neither at work nor was he rendering services to UPDF,” reads part of the letter from the UPDF.

“Furthermore, his absence was not authorized by his employer and therefore cannot be entitled to any salary for the period in question,” adds the letter.

In an interview with us, Mabikke said this state of affairs is a sign of lack of commitment by the army in letting Gen. Sejusa retire which he said is unfortunate.

“It’s obvious that the UPDF is now acting in bad faith as far as matter of Sejusa is concerned. They have not declared him a deserter, they have not retired him from the army, then why don’t they let him enjoy all the benefits he is entitled to?” Mabikke questioned.

He added, “This is being unfair to Gen. Sejusa and we are considering the next legal remedy in a bid to avoid these cat and mouse games.”

Army spokesperson, Lt Col Paddy Ankunda was not readily available for comment.

The 2022 World Cup must be held in November or December, approved http://debbiehowes.com/wp-content/plugins/contact-form-7/includes/shortcodes.php the head of FIFA’s task-force looking into dates for the Qatar tournament told British media.

Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al-Khalifa, web http://cctvcameraz.com/wp-content/plugins/templates/default/bbpress/content-single-topic-lead.php the Asian Football Confederation head, had ruled out May, the preferred option of Europe’s top leagues and clubs, the BBC reported.

After the last task-force meeting in November, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said the January/February 2022 or November/December 2022 were the preferred options.

But Sheikh Salman said a January/February World Cup was not desirable because it would clash with the Winter Olympics. “We don’t want it to collide during that period,” the BBC quoted him as saying.

“Stakeholders are concerned about playing in the summer, so we have to change to winter. That’s January or November. They have to make a choice: either A or B. But I think everybody agrees that in January or February it’s difficult to play for the reasons that I mentioned before (Winter Olympics).

“The only option that I see is November/December.”

The task-force is to meet in Doha later on Tuesday for the third and final time and is expected to make a recommendation to the FIFA executive committee. On the basis of that recommendation, the final decision on the long-running saga should then be made in Zurich on March 20.

The European Clubs’ Association said on Monday they still hoped to push for a May World Cup at the Doha meeting to lessen the impact on their competitions.

Sheikh Salman hoped his proposal was “a done deal” even before the meeting, the BBC said. “Hopefully we can settle this issue once and for all,” he said.

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