President Museveni has offered extra particulars in regards to the operation wherein the UPDF killed six suspected ADF fighters on Lake Edward believed to have masterminded the assault that left two vacationers and their driver lifeless final month.
In an announcement on Sunday, the president mentioned the group commanded by Njovu, actual title Abdul Rashid Kyoto was additionally accountable for the assault on Lhuririha secondary college in Kasese, burnt truck of onions and tried to assault parked vans on the Congo-Kasindi facet.
“The Njovu group was attacked by the UPDF marine boat on Lake Edward. They didn’t absolutely make the most of their success after attacking the boat of terrorists. In any other case, all of the terrorists would have been captured,” Museveni mentioned.
He nevertheless famous some gaps within the operation that noticed seven different group members escaped when the UPDF delayed checking the crippled boat.
“They delayed in checking the crippled boat till morning, when the 7 had escaped. It was their first time to combat on water. They’re perfecting their fight drills.”
He nevertheless applauded the marines and CMI for the nice job throughout this operation.