According to Oringa, he has severally called for the opening of a second police outpost in Ogonyo village in Apwor parish where the sub-county headquarters are found but his pleas haven’t yielded results.
In his first message, Bishop Baluku said his main focus will be on building an integrated ministry that shall address the spiritual, physical, emotional and social needs of the people with the expected results of transforming individuals, congregations and communities.
Trouble started after Nsereko, who was campaigning in Kamwokya on Sunday evening left his campaign agents with Shillings 7 million to share among voters, according to some of the residents. Each person was supposed to take home at least Shillings 5000.
The suspects were picked up for attacking Rev. Martin Ejiet, the Archdeacon of Ngora Archdeaconry, Rev. Sam Opolot and some Christians. The attackers, some of whom are said were armed with machetes invaded the church compound as early as 6:00 am and seized the vestry.
Kenney Alumwadi, who was driving the deceased, is also admitted at Victoria hospital. He told URN on his sickbed that they were returning from work around 9pm when the accident occurred. According to Alumwadi, they were sloping close to the northern-bypass when the truck lost control and rammed into them.
"In 2017, security agencies raided offices of a number of organizations and halted operations of their blank account. AT no point did these agencies provide any credible information regarding the allegations levelled on these organizations," said Ejoyi.
UJU notes that the Electoral Commission has always accredited journalists covering elections without any hitches and complaints. The Union questions why the Media Council is usurping the powers of the Electoral Commission and the “hidden agenda” the council “is peddling”.
Dr. Diana Atwiine, the Health Ministry Permanent Secretary told URN in an exclusive interview that the ministry spends not less than Shillings 7million on each COVID-19 patient each day in the Intensive Care Unit-ICU. She said Mulago National Specialized hospital has recently had patients with complicated diseases where they have had to spend up to Shs10million in terms on medicines and sundries to stabilize them.
Mathew Dengel, one of the youth told URN that although it’s good to always use condoms to prevent sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies, the available brands are short and small for them.
Noel Muwuluzi, a traveler appeals to Uganda National Roads Authority come to their rescue and repair the ferry to ease their movement. He notes it is a shortcut to a number of people responsible for winning bread for their families.
Kalangala Resident District Commissioner, Daniel Kikoola, says that he received several calls from health workers and patients about Damba’s torture by Police officers. He told URN that the conduct of the police officers was unbecoming.
Nelson Sadam Abili, the official NRM candidate, says some NRM party leaders in the district including the incumbent Kwania area MP Tonny Ayo have rallied behind his rival, Okello Onac, a charge the MP has vehemently denied.