Gen Gutti asked Iduli the number of times he has petitioned High Court and the Constitutional Court Challenging Kipois trial in the Court Martial and lost. In his response, Iduli said all he needs is an impartial and an independent trial.
Turyamureeba also said that by the time he arrested Kipoi, he didnt inform the then Flying Squad Commander, Nixon Agasirwe, saying he didnt have formal arresting orders for the former legislator save for the instructions from the late Kaweesi.
According to Muhumuza, he was surprised by the questions and asked Kipoi why he was asking him such questions. Kipoi reportedly replied that M23 was comprised of Ugandans and Rwandese who would be difficult to deal with as they plot to overthrow government.
A reliable source at the Makindye based military court told URN that Kayihura asked for permission from the Chairman, Lt Gen Andrew Gutti on Monday to travel to Nairobi for treatment, which was granted.
The demonstrators, most of them youths, began walking from Kisekka Market and Kampala road heading to Constitutional Square from where they would move to Makindye Military Barracks. The protests have since spread to Kampala Road, Nasser Road, Ndeeba, Nateete and Old Kampala.
The UPC chairperson in Bugisu region Kasolo Mike region and Abas Wetaka the Chairperson for Mbale district are demanding for immediate and unconditional release for the suspects. Wetaka says that the events that happened in Arua before and after the elections are driving the country into a state of anarchy.
Some of the prominent cases which were supposed to be heard at the General Court Martial at their headquarters based in Makindye but have not been heard include the case of Abdullah Kitatta , the Patron of Boda Boda 2010 Association and ten others.
A statement signed by UPDF Spokesperson Brig Richard Karemire says that Kayihura was asked to report to the UPDF Chief of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi yesterday June 12, 2018. However, the helicopter that was dispatched to transport him from his home in Kashagama Lyantonde District did not get him there. He had reportedly travelled to Mbarara.
Rosemary Nantale, also a resident of the barracks, says initially when they heard the gunshots they though the barracks was under attack only to find several people dead including a soldier. According to Nantale, Obuas wife had gone out of the barracks by the time the shooting started.