Police have intensified vigilance as the arrested supporters of the National Unity Platform (NUP) are set to appear before City Hall magistrate.
The People Power supporters were arrested on Wednesday when police raided NUP offices in Kamwokya. Since then, police have not explained why it raided Registered party offices nor declared what they picked from the Ghetto based political party.
The raiding of NUP offices followed a declaration that the party will be carrying out a national wide consultations ahead of the 2021 general elections. The national wide consultations are peddled at meeting various party leaders to pave ways on how they will conduct their campaigns ahead of the 2021 general elections.
According to spokesperson of NUP Joel Ssenyonyi, the security personnel moved away with Shs23 million that had been put aside to facilitate the nomination of NUP parliamentary flag bearers. The averred that party branded materials like red berets, red t-shirts and other items.
The raid was condemned by sister political parties of Democratic Party (DP) saying police actions were uncalled for since all political organisations are preparing ahead of the 2021 general elections.