Anthony Twijukye, a resident of Buhoro village in Rwene parish was arrested by Rwandan security on Wednesday at 5:00 pm. According to Deus Rwenduuru, his son was guarding a garden of beans about 100 meters from the border on Ugandan soil.
Security personnel in Rwanda have arrested a 21-year-old man.
Twijukye, a resident of Buhoro village in Rwene parish
was arrested by Rwandan security operatives on Wednesday at 5:00 pm.
According to Deus Rwenduuru, his son was guarding a garden of beans about 100 meters
from the border on Ugandan soil.
the process, Rwandan security operatives crossed through a porous border and arrested
Twijukye, and whisked him to Mukaniga army barracks in Burera District, Northern
Province where he is currently being detained.
says that security personnel did not explain the reasons for Twijukye’s arrest.
He adds that he has already informed Kabale district security officials for
help. Rwenduuru also says that he is very worried about his son’s life.
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Nyakahuma, the Kabale Resident District Commissioner says that that he is
liaising with top security and other relevant officials over the matter.
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arrest comes three days after Private Ronald Arinda, a Uganda People’s Defense
Forces-UPDF soldier attached to the Special Forces Command (SFC) unit and a
resident of Kakyerere in Ryakarmira town council Kabale district was arrested while
in Burera District in Northern Province, a few meters away from the
arrested on Saturday while in Rwanda to buy cattle. The Uganda-Rwanda
borders were closed by Rwandan President, Paul Kagame in February 2019.
a travel advisory to his nationals against traveling to Uganda, saying their
safety is not guaranteed. He accused Ugandan authorities of abducting its
citizens and locking them up in non-designated areas. Kagame also accused
Uganda of hosting and facilitating dissidents especially from Rwanda National
Congress-RNC and the Democratic Forces for the liberation of Rwanda FDLR, which
have declared war on the Kigali government.