Ronald Kedi Ongodia, the Acting Kapelebyong Resident District Commissioner-RDC says the cattle rustlers fell into an ambush laid by the LDUs with whom they exchanged fire before they were gunned down in Okungur Sub County on Thursday Morning.
It’s alleged that Okwir, Charles Ogwang, the Kwania District NUP Mobilizer and two unidentified NUP Officials from Kampala were arrested on Wednesday evening when they had gone to seek permission from police at Kwania Central Police Station to allow them to conduct a meeting meant to mobilize votes for NUP Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulaunyi Ssentamu.
Bakasumba, who rarely conducts police transfers, in his message seen by Uganda Radio Network –URN, has recalled Regional Police Commanders-RPCs, District/Division Police Commanders- DPCs and Officers in-charge Police Stations –OCs.
They were picked up on Thursday morning by police following the theft of properties worth 20 million shillings from the MTN offices along Majanji road in Busia town. The thugs stole a motorcycle, 3 smartphones, 2 motorcycle helmets and one transaction machine.