“I have served police for over 30 years and I'm forced to say this is the worst I've seen. I cannot work with a police that prides in torturing people. This is why I want to retire honorably before more atrocities are committed on Ugandans,” reads a screenshot of a tweet posted on Facebook.
Kasingye is active on Twitter, but does the screenshot really show one of his tweets? We checked.
Hints of fake tweet
The date format on Kasingye’s Twitter account around the time of the screenshot is different to that on the screenshot itself.
The date format when the tweet in question was posted is 05/05/2022. But on his official verified Twitter account, the date format for the same day is May 5, 2022.
Disregard fake tweet
The retired senior police officer posted the screenshot on his official Twitter account – stamped “FAKE NEWS.”
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