Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo says machete men have attacked his home in Nasuuti, Mukono district.
“For now l have lost contact with members of my family reported to be under attack by unknown people,” Opondo said in a tweet Thursday night.
Here are his series of tweets on the attack:
My home in #Nasuuti said to be under attack by unknown assailants.
Am out of home and lost contact with family members.
I don’t really know but there’s reported on my home.
Police should be about there now. Lost contact with my family.
Attackers said to be many in number, have entered my house and into the bedrooms.
My family under danger.
Assailants said to be many and with machetes in my bedroom and compound.
Police is outside have not yet entered.
For now l have lost contact with members of my family reported to be under attack by unknown people.
However, Police has now gained entry into his house in.
“The assailants reportedly forced my wife and three daughters into another room,” he tweeted on Thursday night.