Margaret Akumu aged 67 one of the evicted residents says that they are struggling to survive without food. She also says that they have been denied access to their gardens by the soldiers who have been deployed on the disputed land.
Joseph Balisenyuka, the Dokolo District Chief Administrative Officer, says he was prompted to interdict Odada pending the completion of his trial because several activities had grounded to a halt due to lack of a signatory to the district accounts.
The Noah with 10 people on board was heading to Mbale town from Budadiri in Sironko district when it stumbled upon a motorcyclist who was making a U-turn in the middle of the road. The cyclist who was rushing to meet a passenger, died on the spot, alongside the taxi conductor, only identified as Hakim.
The bar was hosting scores of sports fans who were watching a Champions League game between Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germaine PSG. In the company of Kenneth Nkurunziza, a Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF soldier attached to 35 Battalion at Nyakabande, Okotto ordered for the immediate closure of the bar.
Martial Tumusiime the Greater Bushenyi regional police spokesperson says that the childs mother had gone to the market at the time Mukiiza was kidnapped. Tumusiime says that the police tracked the kidnappers and found them in a rented house in Masaka town where they were arrested from.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson says preliminary investigations reveals that Odokonyero could have died in a scuffle over Florence Nalubega. He says Police detectives recorded statements from the scene indicating that the four were drinking at a local pub together.
This is the second time in a space of two months for thugs to break into the same offices. During the first raid, they took a desktop computer from the water officers office but never touched another thing else.