A mother in Hoima district has asked Court to release a man who defiled her seven year-old-daughter about five years ago. Lucy Aliganyira told court that she has already forgiven Monday and asked court to consider the remand period enough punishment.
URN has learnt that following the confiscation of their gas cylinders, the Chinese traders, who are yet to be identified, contacted the Professional Standards Unit PSU. The PSU Commandant, Fortune Habyara directed the Regional PSU officer, Benin Tulyasingula to act on the complaint.
Most of the refugee settlements in the country have more than 200,000 people. At least 2000 refugees cross into Uganda from South Sudan daily. Bidibidi settlement in Yumbe district is home to more than 690,000 South Sudanese, making the biggest refugee settlement in the world.
Emily Nahwera, a daughter to the deceased, says her mother left home to collect fire wood in the national park but they heard her a few minutes later raising alarm that she had been attacked by an elephant.