The UPDF soldiers on closely approaching the day started with cleaning around the town council, markets, renovated Mwizi Health Center, and also had the same activities in Rubirizi and Ntungamo districts.
According to Aalanyu, Kanyamunyu told him that before he could get out, he heard a gunshot and one of the people was screaming for help pleading to be taken to hospital as the occupants of the car fled.
On Thursday George Karemera and Eric Sabiti lawyers from the Attorney General and Electoral Commission respectively argued that the constitutional court ruling was unlawful because the MPs were not given the chance to defend themselves in court.
Simon Peter Longoli, the Founding Director Karamoja Development Forum said the accord was significant to the region’s peace. He expressed hope that the leaders must increase collaboration, and support local initiatives towards peace.
Bosco Oryem, a Boda boda rider and resident of Mucwini trading center in Mucwini Sub County told URN in an interview on Thursday that half of the 2,000 pieces of bricks he had laid have been destroyed by rain.
The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the attackers also raided several homes were stole unspecified amount of money, 10 mobile phones, clothes and household properties leaving residents in fear.
Prof. Pontiano Kaleebu the Executive Director of Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI), says that the participants will be given Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) drugs to guard them against possible infection during the two year study period.
According to information obtained by our reporter, police received information that a group of armed thugs had planned to stage a deadly raid on Zziwa’s home. The officers went ahead to stage an ambush for the thugs.
Hundreds of riders who turned up for the polls at Namboole International stadium became chaotic after suspecting that the elections wouldn’t be free and fair. They blamed Mutebi for harboring interests and supporting Badru Sinan who was in contest with Suleiman Kintu.
A section of Members of Parliament have questioned the delayed report by the House Committee on Education and Sports on its investigation into allegations of sexual abuse of Makerere University students by security personnel.
The Maragoli community living in Kigumba in Kiryandongo district, Ntoma and other parts of Masindi district, are a Kenyan tribe that left their homeland in the 1920s. Reports indicate that they moved from Kenya after an agreement was reached at between the then British colonial government and Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom.