The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP), Andrew Felix Kaweesi, has been shot dead outside his home in Kulambiro in a Kampala suburb.
Unknown gunmen shot Kaweesi, his bodyguard Kenneth Erau and the driver Godfrey Wamewo as they left his home to work in his official car registration number UP 4778.
They were killed in about 100 meters from his gate.
The Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura has arrived at the scene and investigations into the heinous act are on-going.
The public is mourning the death of Kaweesi. His neighbours have described him as a good citizen and have called for expedient investigations.