By Ahura Mujuni Mark
The Presidential Guard Brigade has sealed off the home of the former leader of FDC Dr.Kiiza Besigye in Rukungiri district where the national Independence celebrations are being held.
The PGB was heavily deployed at the home of Besigye on Tuesday evening at the eve of Uganda’s 51 Independence anniversary.
Police is preventing the opposition leader from holding any event at his home to distract people from the national celebration.
Besigye had invited all locals at his home for a house warming party and promised them free drinks and food.
He however told a local Radio Station in Kanungu on Monday that he would attend the national Independence celebrations.
“I have been given an invitation card and will be attending as a Ugandan and as a resident of the area,” Dr Besigye told Rukungiri based Kanungu Broadcasting Services FM radio