The Shadow minister for Foreign affairs and Bukonzo West County Member of parliament Hon. Katusabe Atkins Godfrey has also spoken out on the issue of Kayihura appearing before the court.
Speaking to media yesterday, the legislator stated that the Gen Kale Kayihura’s continued stay in office while facing criminal charges defies provisions of the Public Service Standing Orders.
Yesterday, the IGP and his other seven officers were meant to appear before Makindye court on allegations of brutalizing Besigye supporters where he never showed up.
Meanwhile Julius Odwee who served in Uganda Police Force for more than 30 years before retiring in 2011 as deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP). says that Kayihura’s conduct is illegal.