Two police officers killed

Unknown assailants have hacked two police officers to death in Kasese district in Western Uganda.

The deceased were guarding Simba Safari Camp and Tourist Hotel in Katwe sub country.

According to the police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kweesi, these two officers identified as Danson Tweheyo, and Ronald Karemera were attacked by unknown assailants who hacked them to death and disappeared with two loaded guns.

They also made off with two laptops and an unspecified amount of money.

He says police has arrested the assistant manager of the hotel identified as Juma Thembo to help with investigations.