Nasucha says that police will undertake a medical examination on the attacker to ascertain his mental status before considering charges against him. Nasucha adds that if found to be mentally impaired, Piriri will be transferred to the National Referral Mental Hospital in Butabika, otherwise, he will be charged with assault.
Prosecution led by Barbara kemigisha today, asked court to halt proceedings of the case on ground that the main witness in the case who is the Investigating officers detective Assistant Inspector of Police Didas Turyahabwe was bedridden with no hope of his recovery soon.
The committee visited Naguru Remand Home ahead of the Universal Childrens Day, celebrated on November 20, each year, to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving childrens welfare.
Ssendikwanawa insisted that the few Bibanja holders who attended the meeting were informed of the suggestion to buy their interests, adding that some Bibanja holders were even able to buy their interests.
As a result, police picked up Kibuuka the next day and took the victim to Mulago Hospital for medical examination. A report issued by Dr. Sam Karungi, a police Pathologist showed that the victims hymen had raptures and bruise in her private parts.
Up to seven Ugandan fishermen were shot dead on Saturday as they searched for the Body of their colleague who had been killed earlier by a Congolese Militia operating near Kaiso Landing site in Hoima district.
The two suspects identified as Vayas Fravey and Madmay Gaga, both cotton traders with Meenay Cotton Ltd at Odokomit Ginnery in Lira town appeared before Grade One court presided over by Igga Adiru on Monday.
The force is expected to conduct a mini recruitment exercise to fill the vacant positions. A reliable source privy to the discussions of PAC told URN that the decision to only recruit the 1000 officers is based on the current backlog of freshly recruited officers and policemen who have yet to be passed out and deployed.
According to Omona, the funding comes with several other benefits to the Child Protection Committees - CPCs at the district and sub county levels in terms of transport and communication to expedite interventions, linkages and referrals of child exploitation cases.