Uganda’s Ambassador to US banished from office

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Washington DC, United States:

Dickson Ogwang a Ugandan ambassador to Washington DC, was confirmed kicked out of the office due to reports by the US Police, he had beaten his wife a month ago.

The police found Ogwang’s wife covered in bruises after being battered. Police took the battered woman to hospital.

As a penalty, the State Department asked the Foreign Affairs Ministry to recall Amb Ogwang to Kampala since he could not be arrested or prosecuted in the US.

Ogwang is remembered for speaking out on the US deployment of troops to Uganda during the 2012 hunt for Lord’s Resistance Army warlord, Joseph Kony.

He took over from H.E. Amb. Oliver Wonekha, the outgoing Ambassador of Uganda to USA, last year.

The spokesperson of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Margaret Kafeero, who is on leave could not divulge details of the diplomatic incident.