Charles Rutaremwa, a teacher at Kamwenge College School in Ganyenda parish in Kamwenge District, was today morning picked from 002 Guest House in Ibanda town where he had reportedly spent a night with a 16-year-old girl who is a student at the same school.
The workshop meant for equipping prisoners with various skills at Kiburara Prison in Ibanda District is struggling to operate. The prisons workshop is responsible for making crafts, chairs, wooden trays, and metallic suit cases among others.
Located in Ibanda district, Kiburara Government Prison Farm is one of the largest farms run by Uganda Prisons, and a major source of food for inmates across the Country. The farm has more than 600 acres of maize and more than 330 head of cattle.
The consecration held at St. Pauls Cathedral Ibanda, was presided over by the Archbishop of Uganda His Grace Stanley Ntagali. In his Message, the Archbishop challenged the bishop to unite Christians saying that it the best gift a leader can give to people under his/her stewardship.
The area has in the recent past received heavy rains characterized by stormy winds and thunderstorms which destroyed houses, crop gardens and blocked major roads. The rains triggered landslides in the villages of Mabanga and Katooma in Kagongo division, Ibanda Municipality.
Julius Kwikiriza, a businessman in Ibanda municipality says the authorities are just buying time. According to Kwikiriza, the municipality should have planned for alternative options of waste collection instead of relying on one truck.
The former Kumi County legislator stated that the failure to address challenges affecting the youth and planning for people to take over the mantle of leadership has posed key challenges for the opposition group. The politician rallied FDC party supporters to vote for him so that he can revive the partys grip on Ugandas political scene.
The deceased is identified as Deo Mwesigye, a resident of Rwobuhungye Cell, Kigunga Parish. His wife Immaculate Kobusingye says that the husband was picked up from his home at midnight on Sunday by a group of thugs who forcibly gained access into the house.
The angry students went on rampage and destroyed school properties accusing the administration of ignoring their concerns. They had earlier asked the school authorities to change the quantity and quality of food saying that meals were not enough to satisfy them yet the quality was equally bad.
Police in Ibanda and Bushenyi districts are yet to confirm whether the dead body found in an abandoned car in Ibanda Municipality is that of John Rwamutwe alias Hedex, a businessman from Bushenyi who went missing two days ago.
The complaints come at the backdrop of the procurement of 10 solar-powered street poles, which were erected in isolated places considered major dark spots in the municipality. But the criteria meant that major roads like Ibanda main street, Jubilee Bufunda and Mpira streets were left in total darkness.