U.S. Blocks Ugandan General From Army Summit Over Kasese Massacre
Major General Peter Elwelu's invitation to the 2017 African Land Forces Summit in Malawi has been reportedly revoked after the United States government cited his lead role in the attack on the Rwenzururu king's palace which left scores dead.
Observer, 19 April 2017
Organizers of the 2017 African Land Forces Summit, which is due in the Malawian capital Lilongwe, are still holding onto the invitation of Maj Gen Peter Elwelu, the UPDF commander… Read more »
The Uganda People's Defence Force Commander of Land Forces Major General Peter Elwelu.
Observer, 10 April 2017
A female royal guard from the Rwenzururu kingdom, also an inmate at Kirinya prison has given birth to a healthy baby boy. Read more »
East African, 29 March 2017
Reluctance by Uganda to institute a comprehensive independent investigation into the killings in Kasese District appears to undermine its efforts to deliver equitable justice, says… Read more »
HRW, 15 March 2017
Killings by Ugandan military and police during joint operations in Kasese, western Uganda on November 26-27, 2016, warrant an independent, impartial fact-finding mission with… Read more »
The Kasese legislators have petitioned the International Criminal Court to investigate the raid on the palace of Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere that left up to 100 dead. Read more »