Ugandans have been sudden by the Death of the Deputy inspector General of Police, Major General Paul Lokech who passed on day morning at his home. This was announced by Uganda police and the UPDF spokesperson Flavia Byekwaso.
“The IGP with deep sorrow regrets to announce the sudden demise of the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Major General Paul Lokech. He passed on from his home this morning,” Uganda Police announced on its Social Media Platforms.
“A detailed statement on the cause of death and burial arrangements will be availed in due course,” they added.
The UPDF spokesperson also announce his death and promised to give more details about his death.
“UPDF fraternity regrets to announce the passing on of the Deputy Inspector General of Police Maj Gen Paul Lokech. More details to follow. May His Soul Rest In Eternal Peace,” Byekwaso tweeted.
Before his appointment to Uganda Police, Paul Lokech served as a senior military officer . He also served as a commender of AMISOM Uganda contingent to Somalia where he registered success in several battles.