It is the second time that sugar plantation at the factory is getting destroyed by suspected arson attack. In 2016, fire gutted 150 acres of sugarcane plantation at the factory, causing an estimated loss of 150 Million shillings to the factory.
Ocaka of completely denying knowledge of a counter fake receipt No. 0417458 he issued on November 8th 2018 despite repeatedly issuing the same serial number on three forest produce movement permits worth 2.4 million shillings duly signed by him.
Rusa who is the Country Representative of Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy NIMD which is housing and funding IPOD activities told URN that what President Museveni and Democratic Party President Norbert Mao presented at last weeks summit were candid opinions.
Gulu district revenue officials led by Tom Orik Oryem, the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer came under fire from the activists and the dealers forcing them to abort an ongoing auction at Bomah Grounds, behind Acholi Inn Hotel in Gulu Town.
Rose Nakyejwe, the Masaka District Environment Officer, says if the current rate of sand mining is not checked, shallow wells, boreholes and other water sources in the district are at risk of drying because of a drop of the water table where sand mining takes place.
George Obia, the Lira District Police Commander has confirmed the directive. He says they will conduct public hearings and where necessary obtain details about some of the closed case files.The RDC told URN this morning that they had resolved to conduct fresh investigations to establish the circumstances, under which some criminal cases reported between 2016 and 2018 were closed.
Mark Rashid, the bursar of Makos High School in Kawempe division, initially charged with aggravated defilement, was convicted on a different crime after the prosecution failed to prove that a sexual act had taken place, despite placing the accused at the scene-of-crime.
The officers were arrested on November 30, and locked up at Railway police on Jinja Road for disobeying lawful orders issued by the president, who is also the commander in chief of Armed Forces and the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Sabiiti Muzeeyi.
Captain Isaac Oware, the 3rd Division Army Spokesperson, confirmed Okellos arrest to URN on phoneOkello is said to have shot four family members in Okut village in Lyama Parish in Aloi Sub County in Alebtong district on Wednesday evening around 8:30pm.
Dr. Ambrose Okello, the Officer in charge of Rushenyi County Health Sub district, says the health team is equally concerned about the state of the facility. He says they have engaged the sub county leadership to budget for a pit latrine at the Health Center as other issues are being worked on.