Arrested senior police officers arrested during the week are to appear before the army Court Martial in Makindye today.
According to security sources, the officers will be charged with espionage for other regional countries.
Espionage carries a death punishment. It is allegedly that Joel Aguma was doing some errands for neigbhour country and these errands included the arrests of refugees here and handing them back to the regional government while Nickson Ayegasirwe was doing same for another regional state.
Among those that have been grilled at Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence are Nickson Ayegasirwe, Joel Amuma, a one Minana and eight others. However, as the week progressed, more officers were grilled with the latest being a one Edwin who works as an Aide to the Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura.
At least 12 police officers were arrested by military intelligence on orders of President Museveni on Monday and this website understand that the arrests are in connection to the revelation by a woman known as Christine Mbabazi Muhoza who claims she was a close friend of Kaweesi and could have had information to the killing of Kaweesi.
This woman is at the centre of investigations as she made both police’s flying squad and army that were deployed by Director General of Internal Security Organisation clash at her home. Both the army and police were subsequently withdrawn and replaced by Special Forces Command guards.