Museveni reappoints Lt Gen Gutti as army court chairman

Tuesday June 19 2018

Lt Gen Andrew Gutti. FILE PHOTO

Lt Gen Andrew Gutti. FILE PHOTO 

By Risdel Kasasira

President Museveni has reappointed Lt Gen Andrew Gutti as the Chairman of the General Court Martial.
The UPDF spokesperson Brig Richard Karemire confirmed the news.
“Congratulations to Lt Gen Andrew Gutii and team for being reappointed by the High Command to the UPDF General Court Martial,” Brig Richard Karemire tweeted on Tuesday.

Lt Gen. Gutti who has been reappointed for the second time will have his plate full in this new term, with the ongoing trial of Boda Boda 2010 Patron Abdallah Kitatta, Police officers that were arrested by the army, and are accused of illegally deporting Rwandan refugees and the anticipated trial of former Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura.

Lt.Gen Gutti was first appointed to head the General Court Martial in may 17, 2016 replacing the late Maj Gen Levi Karuhanga.

He was reappointed on July 3, 2017.