By Hon Mathias Mpuuga
I hosted the U.S. State Department Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights & Labor Ms Lisa Peterson and Ambassador Natalie Brown this morning.
Assistant Secretary Peterson is here to follow-up on reports of human rights violations notably, Torture, Illegal detentions of Opposition supporters and leaders, Extrajudicial killings among others.
This comes at time when we are on a campaign to end all forms state sponsored violence & rights violations. I was delighted to host President Bobi Wine , NUP Secretary General, Mr David Lewis Rubongoya .
Our Chief Opposition Whip Hon John Baptist Nambeshe, FDC Whip Hon Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda, DP Whip, Hon Peter Okot, JEEMA President, Hon Asuman Basalirwa, our Ministers Hon Shamim Malende (Justice and Constitutional Affairs) and Santa Okot (Special Regions) attended the meeting.