Maj. Gen. Matayo Kyaligonza assaulting the traffic officer.

Mukono Chief Magistrate, Juliet Hatanga, has issued criminal summons against Major General (rtd) Matayo Kyaligonza and his aides over assault of police traffic officer, Sgt Namaganda Esther.

On February 24, Sgt Namaganda faced it rough when she stopped Gen Kyaligonza’s vehicles that were wrongfully making a U-turn in the middle of the road at Seeta junction.

She was wrapped up by his body guards, RA/221607 L/CPL Bushindiki Peter and RA/230927 Okurut John Robert.

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According to justice Hatanga the three inflicted a grievance harm to officer’s body an act that is contrary to section 236 of the Penal Code Act.

According to summons, they have been charged with assault and obstruction of a police officer in line with the execution of her duty.

Recently, UBC TV journalist Deogracious peter Otai who was assaulted as he recorded was transpired on the fateful day, dragged the trio to court seeking for Shs340 million in compensation for all damages incurred.