‘We have South Sudanese tycoon’
South Sudanese tycoon Lawrence Lual Malong Yor Jr is in the custody of Uganda's Internal Security Organisation (ISO), New Vision has reported.
Mr Malong Jr was reported missing on November 22. Brigadier Richard Karemire, the spokesperson of the Uganda People's Defence Force, denied reports that they took him from a hotel in Kampala. New Vision quoted ISO Director General Kaka Bagyenda as saying yesterday that, "He (Mr Malong Jr) is a person of interest to us and it's true that we have him." He added, "He is helping us with investigations and at the right time, you will be informed of the charges he will face." The news agency said that reports indicated that the tycoon was being held over a "wide range of criminal acitvities".