By Ezekiel Ssekweyama
Authorities in Lwengo district have declared a week of mourning in honor of the slain Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi.
Kaweesi was gunned down yesterday morning by unknown assailants near his home in Kulambiro, a Kampala suburb together his body guard and driver.
George Mutabaazi, the district chairperson says given the late Kaweesi’s contribution towards the development of the district and the social welfare of communities, they could not afford to continue with their normal routine when Kaweesi is killed.
Speaking from the deceased’s home at Kitwekyanjovu village in Lweng, Mutabaazi said that the district has lost a great leader.
According, to Mutabaazi, the late Kaweesi was the brain behind the extension of electricity power lines to sixteen villages that are neighboring his home.
Among his other social contribution to the district is the excavation of two water valley tanks per parish in Kyazanga Sub County and three more at Katovu Town board.
Mutabaazi adds that Kaweesi has also helped at least 100 children to enroll in the various security agencies.