According to Nyene, Achom was raped and killed in Aloet trading center before her body was dumped along the roadside. Nyene says they picked up the body and delivered it to Soroti Municipal mortuary for postmortem.
The former Uganda cranes goal keeper succumbed to abdominal cancer in Iceland on Easter Sunday. Mutyabule says during the special Lukiiko session, they will remember Dhaira for his virtues of wisdom, cool temperament and humility.
Most of the stolen cows are smuggled to Kenya and Tanzania across Lake Victoria. In the past, Police has come under criticism for failing to stem the cattle thefts. In May last year, residents petitioned Richard Gulume Balyainho, the Buvuma Resident District Commissioner over the matter.
The 76 people, who left Rukungiri at around midnight, were intercepted this morning at Lutete along Gayaza road, a few meters from Kasangati. The same group had earlier on been intercepted by Police at Kahungu in Ntungamo District but was let to go, shortly after.
Speaking after the same service, Charles Wesley Mumbere, the Rwenzururu King repeated his call to government to establish an independent inquiry into the conflicts in the region. He said those involved in the criminal acts have tarnished the image of Rwenzururu Kingdom and Bakonzo as a community.
According to George Obia, the Moroto District Police Commander, Lodat was picked up by crime preventers who heard him asking his relatives to cross to Kenya after killing a UPDF truck driver. Obia says the suspect will soon appear in court to answer murder related charges.
His relative Moses Nagaya, says in addition to Shillings 24 million for clearing Dhairas medical bill, they need Shillings 150 million to return his body in the country. Nagaya told URN last night that they are yet to decide on the burial arrangements since they are not certain about the return of the body.