Dan Muramuzi, the LC III chairperson of Nkungu Sub County told URN that he wasn’t aware of the case but acknowledged that marrying off underage girls and kidnaps with intent to marry them off are real in his area.
During the launch of the 42nd Tarehe Sita week activities in Kazo district on Saturday, the LC V Chairperson Rev Samuel Katugunda asked the 2nd Division Commander to deploy UPDF soldiers for at least one month to help deal with the cattle thieves.
Clostridia disease that includes Tetanus, Blackleg, pulpy Kidney, and Black disease is caused by bacteria of the genus Clostridium called anaerobic and spreads widely in the environment, particularly in soil, fecal matter, and are common during the dry season.
Apollo Musinguzi the Regional Election Officer says Resident District Commissioner has no right to declare any seat vacant noting that it is the responsibility of the Chief Administrative officer who should write to the Electoral Commission.
Denis Nahurira Rwamunyoga, the Funeral Organizing Committee Chairperson, says that they resolved in the last burial preparatory meeting to increase security around the deceased's home because they expect high-profile mourners.
Venerable Rev Benon Mbaraire, the Archdeacon of Rwemikoma Archdeaconry, says that Gen. Tumwine embraced salvation at Mukuru Sub Parish where he converted and mentored many people. He explains that apart from knowing Gen Tumwine from his military life, he was a good Christian, a leader, a mobilizer, and a missionary.
Apollo Mabaati, the National Chairperson of FRONASA says that Gen Tumwine will be remembered for his ideology to protect and respect the civilians. According to Mabaati, the deceased remembered all those that helped FRONASA during the war and awarded them.
Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Regional Police spokesperson said that Mutatina was shot at by Muhumuza on Saturday night as he crossed the road near Kitura Cooperative SACCO where he (Muhumuza) was keeping guarding.
Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says the Bailiffs who were in the company of the Police officers from Kazo Police station were intercepted by Military Vehicles along the Kazo Rwemikoma Road at the Junction that heads to Gen Tumwine’s home who stopped them from executing the court order.
Chemutai allegedly shot himself dead in his house on Sunday morning. John Lokooto, the Kazo District Police Commander, says that the deceased had breakfast with two of his colleagues at Kanoni trading centre.
Kazo Resident District Commissioner Ruth Sabiti Kashaka says that the closure is to stop the further spread of the virus and ensure proper disinfection. She explains that samples taken from the district staff last week returned two positive results between Monday and Wednesday.
The Health Ministry, Permanent Secretary, Dr Diana Atwiine revealed the move during her visit to the district on Tuesday. She explained that the move is in line with the policy of the Health Ministry and NRM manifesto, which seeks to stop expectant mothers from walking for more than 5 kilometres to access Antenatal Care services.
Ruth Kashaka, the Kazo District Resident District Commissioner who also chairs the FMD Task force, says that they have drafted more measures that farmers will have to follow and if adhered too it will lead to the easing of the quarantine regulations.