On Tuesday, the leaders who were attending a meeting organized by the district officials at Kalaki primary school to launch the Emyooga program in the district turned rowdy accusing the district leaders of irregularities in the process.
John Wamanya, the Umeme Metering Services manager in charge of Kampala East and North Region, said the crackdown was intended to curb illegal power connections and thefts which have caused huge financial losses to the company but also to ensure the customers are safe and also reduce on vandalism.
Tumukunde who wrapped up his presidential campaign tour of Eastern Uganda in the Districts of Kibuku, Pallisa and Butebo on Thursday said that the reception he has received so far from the electorate shows that President Museveni’s support has dwindled over the years.
George Emuria, the officer in Charge-OC Agule police station, says that after committing the offence, the suspect ran to the station asking officers to lock him up for killing his girlfriend. He told the officers that the body was still in his house, which prompted the officers to detain him
Statistics obtained at the Pallisa District Probation Officer’s office indicate that during the period March up to the end of June, they have registered 22 cases of teenage pregnancy and all these are primary seven girls.
The report released on Sunday shows that in the month of march 10 cases all women were reported, 57 cases with 37 for women and 20 for men were reported in the month of April, 59 cases were reported for May and 24 cases have been reported at police stations since the beginning of June.
Atim had been referred to Pallisa Hospital from Kameke HCIII after developing complications, which could not be handled at the lower unit. According to Bosco Lokaki, the Chairperson of Kobwin Agurur village, the woman had gone to the hospital for delivery but medical officers established that she had experienced an intrauterine fetal death.
The District Health Officer Dr Geoffrey Mulekwa says that they had identified Kamuge Health Center III to host the quarantine Centre but faced resistance from residents, saying it would expose them to infections