By our reporter

Senior Police Officers who were recently arrested are today appearing before  Army Court Martial.

The officers include; Commandant of Police Professional Standard Unit, Senior Commissioner of Police Joel Aguma, Senior Superintendent of Police Nixon Agasirwe, former commander of Police Special Operations, Sgt Abel Tumukunde under the Flying Squad, Assistant Superintendent of Police Magada under Crime Intelligence and Faisal Katende under Flying Squad.

The senior officers are being charged of espionage.

The five officers were arrested on Tuesday by Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) after day-long interrogation at the Intelligence headquarters.

Rene Rutagungira, a Rwandan national and Bahati Mugenga Pacifique alia Ilunga Monga have been also presented before court chaired by Lt Gen Andrew Gutti.