The Uganda People’s Defense forces (UPDF) has confirmed the arrest of Victoria University Vice Chancellor Dr Lawrence Muganga. He was arrested today at the University Campus from his office in Kampala.
According to the UPDF spokesperson Flavia Byekwaso, Dr Lawrence Muganga was arrested over espionage and for illegally staying in the country.
“Social media reports that Vice Chancellor Victoria University Dr Lawrence Muganga was kidnapped are false. He was arrested by joint Security Forces in connection with espionage and illegal stay in the country. Investigations into the matter have commenced,” Flavia Byekwaso tweeted.