Uganda police force has announced that their territorial police at Kampala Metropolitan Headquarters will guarantee safety of members of the public who are planning of attending the launch of Rtd.Maj.Gen. Gregory Mugisha Muntu’s new political party, the Alliance for National Transformation.
In a statement released on Monday, Fred Enanga the police spokesperson says that the event organizers formally notified police of their plans to hold a promoters meeting on Tuesday, 21st, May 2019, at Nsambya and thereafter launch the Alliance for National Transformation, as a political party, on Wednesday, 22nd, May 2019, at the Serena International Conference Center.
He adds that the two parties held consultations in advance, on how best to effectively manage, the two events and ensure a proportionate policing response, which is essential to the success of the events, safety of the participants, spectators and minimal disruptions of other road users near the venues.
“We want to welcome and assure the intending participants, that their safety at both events is guaranteed. We would also like to praise the efforts of the organizers, for their peaceful engagement, towards addressing, their outstanding political issues, in a sincere, mature and sustained manner” Enanga said.
According to the mouthpiece, police welcomes and encourages all individuals and organizations from any political affiliation that are willing to peacefully engage in their events to partner with it and jointly work within the provisions of the law.