David Tinyefuza, the Coordinator of Security Agencies who by military rank and filial background out-ranks both the Chief of Defense Forces and the Inspector General of Police.Mr Tinyefuza
seems to have an invisible axe to grind with the guardians of his
parents from whose generosity and goodwill he
has benefited through the years.
As an out of school lawyer, as an out of favour political hack being called to account by the Army Council
, Mr Tinyefuza
ran into the arms of the "villains" he
has been pursuing with a vengeance.
Ten years ago, Mr Tinyefuza
ran to the courts of law in the arms of senior legal practitioners hailing from Buganda after being summoned to answer for statements made to Parliament
about the war in the north.He
sought political cover from another arch-monarchist, the late Abu Mayanja, before returning to the fold.At the time, it did not matter whether Mr Tinyefuza
had blood smeared on his
hands from the war in the north.
In the post ICC Statute days, he
could as well be a candidate for indictment before the War Crimes Tribunal in The Hague.Mr Tinyefuza's
accumulation of power outside any legal framework does not augur well for government.
...Mr Tinyefuza is a Member of Parliament and a civil servant at the same time [an obvious affront to the separation of powers principle and absolute prohibition on MPs holding two offices].
They offered protective custody without signing onto Mr Tinyefuza's
speculative charges of terrorism and treason.
attempting the last part of the graduate level course in Jurisprudence at the Law School.
Unlike the President, Tinyefuza
is not operating under any immunity.He
needs to come clear on the source of his
authority to break laws with impunity.