Updf soldier rank private named Alex Niwanyine was attacked as he enforced presidential directive on Global pandemic covide 19.
Acording to Brig .Richard karemire,the UPDF spokesperson,pte,Niwanyine was violently attack in Bibia Amuru District,which is located Gulu-Nimule road.
Karemire,who didn’t offer much details about the attack,said Niwanyine is being treated at Gulu Hospital.
Today ,accoding to the statement,he was visited by Col.Mbusi of 4th infantry Division in Gulu.
Brig.Karemire said attacks on soldiers are growing.
“Such incidents emerging including pelting stones at security forces must stop”he said.
Col Mbusi of 4 Div Gulu has visited Pte Niwanyine Alex in Gulu Hospital. He lost his eye when violently attacked in Bibia as he enforced directives to prevent COVID 19.Such incidents emerging including pelting stones at security forces must stop. pic.twitter.com/cBuCPNGjcL
— Brig RichardKaremire (@UPDFspokespersn) April 12, 2020