Museveni Orders Army Snipers to Guard Ugandan MPs

Following the death of Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga who was gunned down on June 8, President Yoweri Museveni has ordered the finance ministry to immediately buy escort vehicles for all the 456 MP while the army will provide them with "sharpshooters" to protect them from what he calls "terrorists".

Army officers guard Parliament during the debate on age limit last December. (file photo)

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