Police confirm arrest of another terror suspect linked to bomb blast attacks

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Police confirm arrest of a terror suspect linked to the bomb blast attack.

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The Joint Intelligence and Counter Terror Task Teams, have arrested another member of the ADF terror cell and recovered an assortment of terror-related exhibits.

The suspect identified as Isma Kiyemba is a 24-year-old, male adult and resident of Makandwa village, Kajjansi Town Council, in Wakiso District, who was tracked down and arrested using advanced surveillance techniques.

Upon arrest, he led the team to a search at his premises at Kajjansi, where an assortment of bomb-making materials which included; Chemical fluids, 5 capacitors, electric and copper wires, batteries, screws, nails, a digital timer, two electric mortars, 5 mobile phones, and several Sim cards were recovered.

 In addition, a Bank Visa card and materials used in the manufacture of destructive devices including experiments were also recovered and exhibited.

Police say they have further established that the suspect was the one who assembled the suicide jacket and belt that was detonated by Matovu Muzafaru, on the Swift Safaris bus at Lungala, in Mpigi.

Police add that Isma was also in the process of assembling another IED, on the instructions of an ADF commander, whose details he availed to the joint task team. 

Police further adds that they have also established that he was recruited and radicalized into the ADF terror cell in Lweza by Imam Sulaiman Nsubuga, who is still at large and wanted.

Isma upon arrest was also found with a written WILL and a planned mission


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