This is to inform the public that the alleged threats directed against the Rt. Hon. Speaker of Parliament, is now a police matter, that is being actively investigated by the Special Investigations Division, in Kireka. As you are all aware, the position of Speaker of Parliament is an important position, in, the country. Therefore, any risks threats or attacks against the Rt. Hon. Speaker, can lead to enormous consequences.
The team of CID experts from SID, in close coordination with other intelligence, investigative and operational teams, from sister agencies are investigating the extent of the threats. They are also working with the office of the Rt. Hon. Speaker to identify the source of the threats directed towards her. Due to the sensitivity of the matter, the investigations remain protected. We shall not elaborate about when and how the threats were made, not to comprise the investigative strategy and the cooperation of witnesses.
The D/CT is meanwhile monitoring the security detail of the Rt. Hon. Speaker of Parliament to ensure the all-round bodyguards, stay vigilant at all levels. We have also notified the Parliamentary Police Unit to remain vigilant when operating in and around the Parliamentary facilities.
As always, we continue to remind members of the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious movements or objects to the police or any other Sister Security Agency, immediately.
More updates will be communicated as soon as they are availed to us.
SCP Enanga Fred
12th Sept. 2022