Addressing a closed door cabinet meeting at his palace in Fort Portal on Wednesday morning, King Oyo directed his Prime Minister Steven Kaliba to write to the government demanding the return of the kingdom assets.
Road accidents claimed more than 3,000 people in 2012 according to the police report released on Tuesday. The report says another 13,137 people received permanent bodily deformities like loss of legs, arms as a result of road accidents, while 1,755 people received minor injuries.
Kitoole village, Bubogo parish Kabwoya subcounty has gone almost a decade without clean water. Zozimus Karukohe, the village chairperson, says the only tube well in the village broke down eight years ago and it has never been repaired. Karukohe explains that this has left about 500 residents in the village with no option but to fetch water from swamps.