SOUTH SUDANESE LIVING IN UGANDA ARE LIKELY TO BE TARGETED DURING THE ELECTION PERIOD IN UGANDA TAKE PRECUATION
Juba, 10 January 2021; This article is meant for all South Sudanese residing in urban centers in Uganda, refugee camps, and those who planned to travel to Uganda from tomorrow Monday, January 11, 2021. You are advised to take extra self-precaution and those who planned to travel to Uganda please suspend your journey trip to Uganda until the dust of the elections in Uganda settled down.
There is a likely scenario that South Sudanese nationals will be targeted during this election by an element within Ugandan nationals.
Those in Kampala, you are therefore advised to have enough food stock in the house and avoid going outside your house to avoid been caught in an unexpected situation, and those who might have national Identity cards of Uganda, be advised not to go to the polling stations to vote, it is not your election respect the constitutional rights of Ugandans to vote.
This publication has received credible information indicating one political party is trying to lure refugees to polling stations to vote. SSLN has credible evidence that the unnamed political party has been luring young and disadvantaged refugees from DR Congo, South Sudanese, and Burundi to vote.
The informant said because of these unconstitutional activities by an unnamed political party lobbying the vulnerable refugee to vote, other political parties are likely in anger to attack the people from other nationalities in Uganda.
Our sources within Ugandan security organizations further said the security organizations are expecting the likelihood of post-election violence in urban centers, the same source said the security agents special the police and the army have been ordered to deal heavy-highhandedly with whoever will cause subversive and insurrection in the country.
Therefore, it is critical and important to take extra precautionary measures, stay home with your loved ones.