The detective says based on the nature of the wound, CID is considering two possibilities on where the bullet came from. The possibilities are either shooting by a colleague from close range or by a sniper from Parliamentary Avenue.
The statement comes a day after James Akena, a photographer working for Reuters news agency was beaten by UPDF soldiers, arrested and detained for several hours as he covered protests in Kampala. The protestors were demanding the release of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, who is detained at Makindye Military Barracks.
Samuel Odongo, the Masindi District Police Commander told Uganda Radio Network that Kaganda, while armed with a bow and arrow, attacked Godfrey Magezi, the Masindi District Planner and ordered him to surrender all his possessions at the time or else be shot dead.
The USD 1 million 3.7 billion Shillings project launched at the Golf course in Entebbe today will help children with hearing impairments have access to the device that makes the sound louder so that a person with hearing loss can listen, communicate, and participate more fully in daily activities.
Prince Nakibinge made his statement at a luncheon organized at his residence in Kibuli as part of the celebrations to mark Eid Al-Adha, an Islamic feast of sacrifice, in recognition of the faith exhibited by prophet Ibrahim.
At Mbarara Muslim Supreme Council Mosque the Mbarara district Khadi Sheikh Abdullah Muhammad Mukwaya called for peaceful conflict resolution and tolerance. He revealed that bloodshed, torture and imprisonment will not solve the challenges that the country is going through.
Bobi Wine and other legislators were arrested on Monday last week in Arua on the last day of Municipality by-election campaign. Other arrested MPs include Ntungamo Municipality MP Gerald Karuhanga, Arua municipality MP-elect Kassiano Wadri, Jinja East MP Paul Mwiru and Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake as well as other 30 people. Zaake is currently admitted at Lubaga Hospital, receiving treatment.
At Jamia Main mosque where Muslims gathered for prayers, Sheik Musa Khelil, the Khadi of Acholi Muslim district urged President Yoweri Museveni to forgive and unconditionally release all persons arrested from Arua, a week ago, as a sign of peace in the country.
Eric Odong, attached to the ICC outreach office in Kampala told a stakeholders meeting in Soroti on Tuesday that the defence team will start its presentation with the opening statement for 5 hours on the 18th September 2018.
Faithfuls believe that Ibrahim was commanded by God to sacrifice his son, Ismail. But, it is written that God stayed his hand, sparing Ismail and placing a ram in his place. The day is marked by the sacrifice of an animal, usually a goat, sheep, or cow. It also coincides with the final rites of the Hajj in Mina, near the holy city of Mecca.
The lawyers under their group, Network of Public Interest Lawyers says the courts of law are not ensuring justice and have resorted to hearing cases of suspects with torture marks instead of taking them to hospital.
Most of the mining activities are done by school going children. At the mining sites, some children have developed health complications including permanent injuries while conducting the mining activities.