Three businessmen have been arrested Mbale police is holding men in connection to a daring robbery at Nakaloke police station last week. The suspects are Sadik Ochede, Stephen Otim and Rogers Waniala. They are wanted for robbing of Gintel Patel, a cashier at CN Cotton Company shillings 50 million in a day time robbery.for staging a daring robbery at a police station in Mbale.
Hundreds of pastoralists in Moroto at the risk of failing to water their animals following a huge leakage on the pipes supplying water to Kobebe dam. Kobebe dam supplies water to about 8000 heads of cattle from Bokora, Matheniko and Jie clans.
The introduction of thematic curriculum in schools by the government has been bogged down in many primary schools in West Nile as the local languages spoken here do not have orthography. Orthography of a language specifies a standardized way of using a specific system or script to write the language.
At Katojo Government Prison in Fort Portal which has 627 inmates, there is no single fire extinguisher in the four cells, where the inmates are confined. The electricity wiring in the rooms is also poor with wires hanging loosely above the inmates. Behind the prison, there was an emergency exit, but it was blocked and a seven meter perimeter fence erected after the Allied Democratic Force (ADF) rebels attacked the prisons facility in 1999.
The 2012 Census takes place 101 years since the first ever national census for Uganda was conducted by the British. Then, Ugandaâ€™s population was estimated at 2.5 million and today Ugandaâ€™s population is projected at 33 million. In the last census in 2002, Ugandaâ€™s population was estimated at 24.4 million.