Court has today adjourned the treason case against Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde to September 23rd, 2020.
The Presidential candidate appeared before the City Hall court this morning on charges of Treason and unlawful possession of firearms and ammunitions.
Prosecution states that on March 5th, while appearing on a morning show at one of the local TV stations in Kampala, the Rtd. Lt Gen made utterances which were calculated to instigated the Republic of Rwanda to invade Uganda and cause a unlawful change of government.
Prosecution further alleges that on 13th March 2020, security operatives conducted a cordon and search operation at Lt. Gen. Tumukudne’s office along Impala Avenue in the reclusive suburb of Kololo and recovered firearms which the General was allegedly holding with a valid licence.
Tumukunde was granted bail in May 2020 after spending over two months in Luzira Prison. He was in March formally charged with unlawful possession of fire arms and treason.