John Amos Okot, the MP Elect for Agago North says wants the government to arm the groups with guns to protect their animals since the Karamojong rustlers have now resorted to using guns while carrying out their operations.
Brigadier Joseph Balikuddembe, the team leader from 1st Infantry Division, Kakiri Army Barracks said that the arrested youths were handed over to Luweero Central Police station for investigation on allegations of forgery. However, two of the suspects reportedly escaped while in the hands of police.
Lucy Akello, the Pabbo SSS Head teacher, says Museveni Museveni made the pledge in October 2015 at Guru Guru Village in Lamogi Sub County. Akello says they have pushed for the lorry for the last four years in vain.