The closure of the supermarket comes after Godliver Twinomugisha, the Fort Portal OC CID purchased a birthday cake at the supermarket. While at home, Twinomugisha cut the cake only to realise it was rotten and contained maggots.
Peruth Atuhaire, a paralegal officer with Foundation for Human Rights Initiative in Bushenyi, says the absence of a remand home in the area is a serious challenge as the minor offenders are rejected by Prison authorities.
The duo was accused of recruiting youths in Mwenge County, Kyenjojo district to fight Amins government. A plaque with the words In Memory of Abwooli Malibo and Perezi Kasoro who were killed by firing squad was fixed on the monument.