Justice Henrietta Wolayo of the civil division has directed ISO Director Col Kaka Bagyenda and the Attorney General to release Gabula immediately following failure for them to have him produced in court as she ordered last week.
Emmy Ongiertho, the Jonam County Member of Parliament, says much as most residents depend on the park for livelihood, they should also be aware of the laws, which prohibit illegal use of protected or gazetted areas in the country.
Those arrested include Nalubwama Scovia, 32, Nankunda Peace, 23, Lawrence Kibaya a Shamba Boy and Kumanya Agripa, a security officer, according to a statement released by Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango.
Mbaziira told the land probe commission that his office was tricked by Mukono district surveyor to endorse applications seeking leases and freehold titles in the government central forest reserves. The transactions affected Bajjo Central Forest Reserve, Wamale Central Forest Reserve and Kiula Central Forest Reserves in Galiraaya Sub County.
The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, Diana Nandawula says investigations are ongoing. “The victim has been examined and when our file is complete, we shall forward it to the Resident State Attorney for legal advice on the preferable charges against the suspect,” she said.