The deceased persons identified as Stephen Opio, Boniface Apetu, James Omoit, Vincent Osingai, John Opio, Juventine Ebulet and John Okuda, all cattle traders from Ngora, were travelling to Otuboi cattle market in Kaberamaido district when their vehicle a fuso lorry registration number UAQ 033 T lost control and swerved off the road.
The motor vehicle registration number UAP 461Q belonging to Faith Mission Ministry was stolen from the parking yard at the Church along Kwania road in Lira town, according to Reverend Martin Ogwal of Faith Mission Ministry.
Prof. George Openjuru Ladaa, the Vice Chancellor of Gulu University says the number brings to 13,782 students graduated since 2006 when the University held its maiden graduation with just 210 students.
Their arrest follows a week-long inquiry by the State House Health Monitoring Unit on the management of laboratory equipment within the hospital. The officials learnt that a number of laboratory technicians have part time jobs in private laboratories and usually earn commission from patients sent to the private facilities.
The Prayers which had been planned to take place at Kololo ceremonial grounds were organized by Kampala Central MP Mohammed Nsereko and Kawempe North MP Latif Ssebaggala, to allegedly pray for the lives of Muslims who have been murdered, arrested and tortured over the years.
The injured include three students of Hoima Nursing School and residents some of who are identified as Gerald Murungi, Annet Nyakato and One Shaka among others. Some are nursing injuries at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital, while the critical cases have been rushed to Mulago Hospital.
Kyenjojo District Police Commander - DPC James Kawalya says the accident occurred at around 10 am when a lorry registration number UBD 474F knocked a motorcycle Bajaj Boxer registration number UET 738Q that was carrying four passengers, all from the same family.
Masaka district had 400 ungraded pupils in the year 2017, and 478 others in 2016. Results of the 2018 Primary Leaving Examinations released this week indicate that at least 307, out of 4,113 students examined in Masaka district, were ungraded and classified under division U.
Mbale Municipal Inspector of Schools Mohammed Mugoya says that parents should move away from being judges and regain their position in actively monitoring the management of schools and the performance of their children.
There were conflicting reports on the number of victims by press time. While Eyewitnesses said the deceased were more than 10, one of the staff at Soroti Hospital confirmed that seven bodies had been taken to the Hospital Mortuary.
Small scale mining has been the main economic activity in the area, employing more than 500 youths for the last 15 years. However, most of them have now been rendered jobless as the gold deposits are reported to be depleted.
Records at the Criminal Investigations Directorate indicate that the only information available about the murder are ballistic analysis report, the Scene Of Crime report, mobile phone analysis, call print outs and seven witness statements, all of them different in the description of the gunmen and the shooting.
The committee is the statutory organ established to ensure transparency and accountability in local governments and to guarantee that public funds are less prone to abuse by political and technical officers.
The panels estimated at five million Shillings were reported missing on Thursday when residents observed that the health centre has been in darkness for a couple of days. It later emerged that the equipment was vandalized on Monday night.
President Yoweri Museveni said the government has now prioritized infrastructure developments like roads, Information Communication Technologies-ICT and the railway network over compensations. He, however, adds that the compensations will be attended to in a gradual process.
The 406 Brigade Investigations Officer Maj. Ephraim Byaruhanga issued the Directive on Friday, during a community security meeting held in Panyangara Sub County, Kotido district. Maj. Byaruhanga said the directive takes immediate effect.