According to Komakech, their vehicles which include, the crane mounted truck registration numbers UAF 422B and another trailer registration number UBB 826X / UAL 210X have since been impounded while three other suspects, whom he declined to name are now held in police custody.
28 mattresses and five mosquito nets reportedly disappeared from the centre, which was last year gazetted as a Covid-19 isolation centre. The two senior staffs under police investigations are the Principal of the Institute, Opio Ewoku Benedict and the Bursar, Paul Butoto.
The damage compensation figures recommended by experts is classified as USD 15.9 million for infrastructure, USD 3.6 million for general looting, USD 24.8 million for property damage in Ituri and 16.6 million as property damage out of Ituri areas which were occupied by the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF.
“They plucked off the necessary required academic documents from Matheniko applicants so as to deny them employment opportunities in their own district and shortlisting based on purported lack of the required qualifications,” the letter, which is endorsed by five bachelor holders reads.
According to police sources, the suspects were tracked down using the phone that was stolen from Dr. Lwanga's residence at Kyabakadde Village in Kyampisi Sub-county in Mukono District in the wee hours of April 16, 2021. “They have confessed that they indeed raided this home expecting to get money. They assumed that the money given to the family in form of condolence was still in the house.
Peter Munene, the Faith to Action Network CEO, says that is implementing JISRA with the following 6 implementing partners; Western Uganda FBOs Network (WUFBON); Muslim Centre for Justice & Law (MCJL); Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative (ARLPI); Teso Religious Leaders Efforts for Peace and Reconciliation (TERELEPAR); Uganda Joint Christian Council (UJCC); Church of Uganda Teso Diocese Planning and Development Office (COU-TEDDO).