By Ronaldo Kalangi
Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine’s body guard, Edward Ssebuufu also known as Eddy Mutwe has been charged with treason by the Gulu magistrates Court.
Mutwe was picked up by state operatives from Semakokiro Plaza in Kamwokya on August 25, days after the brutal arrest and torture of his boss Kyagulanyi on August 14.
Mutwe was locked up incommunicado in an unknown place for over 15 days prompting his lawyer, Eron Kiiza to file a habeas corpus application on August 30th.
A habeas corpus is an application filed seeking the production in court of an arrested person so the suspect can answer to charges if any. Justice Musa Sekaana directed security agencies to produce Mutwe in court on September 4 and justify why he was being detained.
He appeared before court on Tuesday on charges related to treason and chaos that happened in Arua Municipality by-election.
Mutwe has been remanded to Gulu Central prison till October 1st 2018 when he will appear before court to answer to the afore mentioned charges.