In 2013 at least 400 prostitutes were arrested and detained by Police in Bugiri district. The sex workers seem to have changed tactics in 2014. The sex workers in Bugiri now rent houses to use as lodges for their clients.
The deceased were identified as Nadonyi Hira a resident of Muwayo in Bugiri district, Stephen Awilla from Pajwenda village in Tororo district, John Obbo of Mudodo village of Tororo, Valantine Ofumbi of Mulanda in Tororo, and Agutti Stella from Paya in Tororo district.
Festus Emmanuel Rwabuhihi has shunned the nominations for Busiro North by-elections arguing that he can not contest in the same election with former vice president Professor Gilbert Bukenya. This morning, Electoral Commission started conduction nominations of candidates for Busiro North By-elections.
Sarah Namulondo, Bugiri Resident State Attorney has been arrested for allegedly receiving a bribe of shillings 300,000. Namulondo was arrested last evening by detectives attached to the office of the Inspector General of Government.