Residents and local leaders of Kabale parish in Buseruka Sub county Hoima district are demanding that their land be surveyed and titles offered before compensation is made. The area forms part of the proposed site for the oil refinery construction.
About 15 Activists for Change members face treason charges following the launch of the second phase of walk to work campaign on Monday. Police say that it has evidence linking some of the A4C members to treason after they held a final touch meeting on Sunday.
John Lurot, the Nakapiripirit district LC V chairman is in trouble for allegedly forcefully grabbing the district ambulance. Lurot is accused of grabbing the only ambulance that the district has and now using it for his personal work.
Running battles between police and protesters emerged, and the Anti-Riot police commanded by Nicholas Ngonzi, the Mbarara District Police Commander, managed to send hundreds of protesters scattering into different directions.
A 29-year-old woman is languishing in Mulago Hospital after losing both her baby and uterus while giving birth. Hadija Nansubuga is now also nursing a ruptured urinary bladder after undergoing a complicated delivery.