The General court martial has sentenced Abdallah Kitatta, the patron of Boda boda 2010 and his bodyguard, Sowali Ngobi 8 years in jail for illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.
The General Court martial chairperson, Lt. General Andrew Gutti delivered the judgment in the Makindye based court this morning.
He said the convicts will serve eight years, eight month and six days in prison.
According to court records, the two were found with an SMG rifle, two pistols and 30 rounds of ammunition without a valid license contrary to the Fire Arms Act.
The guns were recovered from a vehicle UAK 135B that two were using outside Vine Hotel in Wakaliga.
The suspects were arrested from various places in Wakaliga in Rubaga Division between January, 19th and 20th, 2018 for unlawful possession of fire arms without a license and military stores which are a monopoly of the defense forces.