Police in Kampala has started investigating circumstances under which a 19-year-old son to Democratic Party president Norbert Mao went missing.
According to Mao, his son, Nicholas Mao Hope, 19 left home on Monday evening in the company of friend but has since then not returned home.
“The friend he went with is unknown to us. His mother and I are contacting relatives and friends to find out where he could be,” Mao posted on his facebook page.
The opposition stalwart said efforts by the family to contact the son’s relatives and friends to find out his whereabouts have since turned futile prompting them to mount a search for him.
“His friends at Watoto Church North where he plays guitar in the church band also said they haven’t seen him or heard from him.”
Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango confirmed the disappearance of the 19-year-old student of Vienna College and noted that investigations into the same have started.
“If you have any information where Nicholas is please call this toll free lines 0800199699, 0800199399 or call 0752011011,” Onyango said.
Mao added that his son had successfully completed his A Level at Vienna College in July and is on vacation.