Lukwago sues Ofwono, seeks 500M compensation


NEWS-The Lord Mayor for Kampala Capital city Erias Lukwago has dragged government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo to the High Court seeking damages worth 500m over the assault.

Last week, Lord Mayor Lukwago ran to the police following an altercation with Ofwono Opondo on live TV show.

Lukwago recorded a statement at Kira Road Police Station accusing government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo of threatening violence and assault whereby he was beaten when cameras went off.

In his suit filed on Wednesday 3rd August 2022, Lukwago wants the court to order Ofwono to issue a public apology.

He also seeks damages to the tune of Shs 500m for the alleged inhuman and degrading treatment meted out against him by Ofwono Opondo.