A report compiled by a technical team from the National Agricultural Research Organisation-NARO headed by Dr. Gabriel Ddamulira in Kalangala says that Fusarium wilt and Ganoderma diseases are mainly caused by poor farm management.
Amos Nyishiyamana and Teogne Ntawohashira, all Rwandese nationals died after they had boarded an out-grower truck carrying their sickles vertically. The sickles are used to harvest palm oil fruits from an oil palm plantation. The sickles got into contact with electric wires and the two were immediately electrocuted.
“Your actions tantamount to willful negligence, carelessness and thus violate company staff terms and conditions of service, which govern your employment. This is gross misconduct on your part and therefore, it has been decided that you be and you are hereby dismissed from company employment fourth with,” read Ssenkooza’s dismissal letter.
Some of the money was stolen through unapproved bonus payments, Bank Payments without supporting documentation, construction and civil works with conflict of interest, Payment made for no shipment of crude palm oil (CPO), Non approved trading stocks adjustments, spare parts stocks adjustments ad un cleared stocks in virtual locations.