Ugandan Businessman Frank Gashumba has confirmed the release of Victoria University Vice Chancellor Dr . Lawrence Muganga. The academician was arrested yesterday by the UPDf over espionage and staying illegally in the country.
In a video shared by Gashumba, Dr. Lawrence Muganga appreciated all those that stood by him during his detention including Frank Gashumba who spearheaded the campaign.
Gashumba, through his Facebook page, was appreciative to all those that joined him in the campaign to free Dr.Lawrence Muganga and promised to issue an official statement about the matter.
“We would like to thank the media houses i.e NTV Uganda, NBS TV, and other media houses, Facebook community, and everyone else across the various social media platforms who put their voices and power together to push for the eventual release of Dr.Lawrence Muganga following his unlawful arrest and detention,” Gashumba said.
“The power definitely belongs to the people, and none of this would have happened without all your efforts! We will be releasing an official statement tomorrow on this matter, so stay tuned to our platforms,” he added
He was also appreciative of the Presidential intervention about the matter.
“We would also like to thank President Museveni for his intervention in the matter that saw the immediate release of Muganga,” he added