Scores Of Rwenzururu Royal Guards Killed in Palace Attack


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Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere is currently at Kasese Police Station

Scores of Rwenzururu Kingdom  royal guards are believed to have been killed during an offensive at the King's Palace in Kasese.

During the offensive all the royal guards who were guarding the main entrance where killed after they denied the army refused them entry into the Palace.

The army also killed the guards who were stationed at their camp, inside the palace. 

Uganda Radio Network could not establish the exact number of royal guards killed. Their bodies wer still scatared inside the Palace by press time.

The ritual houses, camps, parliament house, perimeter walls were all razed down during the offensive. The army has taken control of the palace. 

Meanwhile security is heightened at Kasese Central Police station where RWenzururu King  Charles Wesley Mumbere is held.

Heavy shelling can still be heard in some parts of the town, which has been sealed off by the army.