Sam Mugumya to be reallocated to Belgium


NEWS– The Forum for Democratic Change activist who was recently released from a Democratic Republic of Congo prison Sam Mugumya will finally be resettled in Belgium.

Mugumya, was Dr Kizza Besigye’s former personal assistant and spent 8 years at Ndolo Military prison after he was arrested in 2013 in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on accusation of engaging in treason.

His release from prison caught many by surprise as they had given up that he would ever be released but FDC and other international players had put Kampala on pressure to secure Mugumya’s release.

Sources have intimated to out sources that the decision to resettle Mugumya in another country not Uganda was part of the agreement between Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo under the auspices of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees.