Internal security officials from Arua that visited the prisoners in Aruu’ identified the Ugandans as Francis Omara and Odong Omara all from Lira who were arrested for allegedly stealing US 9 million US Dollars from a Gold dealer in a Lodge in Ariwara town.
Major Ceaser Olweny, the UPDF 4th Division spokesperson said the recruitment went well and the turn up was good. He explains that the females were successful because they passed both the fitness and medical tests and had the required qualifications.
Since Tuesday, the Sembabule district Police Commander Denis Musinguzi deployed antiriot personnel in Lwemiyaga where they have been engaging herdsmen in running battles to foil their attempts of taking livestock to market places, which were eventually also closed down.
Kasekende, 61, first served as the deputy governor between 1999 and 2002. Before then, he had served in different capacities at the central bank –director of Research Department and executive director responsible for research and policy.
Charles Oyoo, the Labongo Akwang sub-county chairperson, says the initiative is also intended to improve on income generation among the local farmers which will help to alleviate poverty, enable education of children and healthy living as a result of nutritious feeding.
Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says marine divers and local fishermen from Kisumu in Kenya who attempted to conduct a search failed and have since abandoned the mission.