It is unfortunate that; SMUG offices were broken into/vandalized and most office property stolen.This was noticed on 26th/Dec/2012, by one staff member who had gone to pick a couple of documents from office.
A police file has been opened at Naalya Housing estates police post (S/DREF: 07/27/12/2012) and statements recorded from SMUG staff members. At the moment Police has started investigations to see if they can trace the offenders.
The property that was stolen include: ·
5 Desk top computers – CPUs and Flat Screens ·
1 water Dispenser ·
One gas cooker ·
One Gas cylinder ·
One refrigerator ·
One audio recorder ·
One spy pen ·
And other unidentified property.
The police with the help SMUG lawyer, Human rights awareness and promotion Forum (HRAPF) , Protection desk Uganda and SMUG partners are still working around the clock with investigators to establish the cause of the break in. We shall update you with any new developments.
Frank Mugisha Executive Director Sexual Minorities Uganda – SMUG