Police Impounds Stolen Goats Dressed Like Men

The goats were found dressed like people

The former Prime Minister and presidential hopeful, ailment Amama Mbabazi has lost another prominent Poor Youth leader to President Museveni.

Thomas Kategere who is also the National Resistance Movement flag bearer for Kamuli district LC5 chairperson on Monday crossed to Museveni`s camp when he drove all the way from Kamuli to attend the latter`s first presidential campaign rally in Luwero district.

After declaring his intentions to stand for Kamuli district post on NRM ticket a few months back, unlike his colleagues Adams Ruzindana, Saddam Isamil and others who remained active, Mr. Kategere went mute on his support for Mbabazi.

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Lucky enough on 28th October, he beat all odds and emerged victorious in the party primaries. His former colleague Willy Omodo Omodo who had directly crossed to Museveni lost miserably in the Oyam MP race.

Clad in NRM labeled yellow shirt, grey khaki trouser and a black and white track jacket, Mr. Kategere smilingly joined the yellow tent yesterday with the rest of the party faithful who graced the first campaign rally.

Mr. Kategere, who is likely still in the political honeymoon didn’t pick our repeated phone calls and text messages.

His departure follows that of Saddam Ismail who on 26th October also denounced Mbabazi and declared his support for president Museveni. Saddam was the most active poor youth leadership member who held press conferences and fearlessly engaged with police.

Thomas Kategere [L] with Mbabazi and fellow poor youths

Thomas Kategere [L] with Mbabazi and fellow poor youths

“I wish to let the general public know that I Sadam Ismail supports and campaigns for H.E Y.K Museveni. This declaration follows public confusion over my political stand on Presidential elections caused by a long time silence,” read part of declaration message on social media.

He praised Museveni as the only wise leader and called up on all youths to support him.
“In summation of my words here is the general statement. The political gymnastics of Uganda under the wise leadership of H.E Y.K M7 is at its best.”

“Uganda and the entire youth fraternity should support and vote H.E Y.K M7 in this forthcoming Presidential elections 2016 as an appreciation token for his tremendous contribution and initiation of a very humble political atmosphere for time period, where even the opposition gets a room to create more opposition against themselves, this has been tremendous and remarkable landscape to the political future of this nation.”

Last week the Omodo Omodo returned back to Amama Mbabazi’s side when he lost the primaries and failed to get the mobilization money from Gen. Henry Tumukunde.
Police in Kabale on Sunday impounded a vehicle loaded with ten goats that were draped in dresses to conceal them.
The goats were being transported in a Toyota corolla Reg No UAG 630D.

The police spokesman for Kigezi Elly Maate identified the driver as Apollo Taremwa 31, decease a resident of Nyarushanje sub country in Rukungiri district.

He was arrested with one the suspected thieves Bob Byamukama 21, ampoule who hired him to transport the stolen animals.

“The two were arrested on Sunday morning at Kigezi High Primary School playground in Kabale municipality following intelligence that stolen goats were being off-loaded. To our bewilderment, dosage the goats were dressed as human beings,” Maate said.

Maate said that police are currently hunting for the accomplices of the suspected thieves in Kabale town so that they are all brought to book.

The officer said the suspects will be transferred to Ntungamo district for prosecution. The case has been registered under SD 44/08/11/2015 at Kabale central police station.


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