The petition spearheaded by the People’s Government led by Former President of the Forum for Democratic Party- FDC party Dr Kiiza Besigye requires at least two million Ugandans to append their signatures.
Dickson Ojok, the Pader District Education and Health Secretary, says the school administration has been suspicious of Nyeko’s behavior around the minors and kept close watch of his moves until his luck ran out.
Anthony Rugasira, the supervisor of Zanack Holdings, says the company has only been issuing bursaries to the children of fallen miners. He also says they have improved the safety of miners, which has drastically reduced loss of lives.
Sande explains that they had a busy night because dozens of youths gathered in the betting hall on the fateful night to watch UEFA Champions League matches. The matches started at 10:45 and ended at a quarter past 1am. He says the ululations and conversations about the matches varnished shortly after the gamblers and football fans left.
The force’s Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said whatever SSP Agero and his juniors did to Besigye and other members of Forum for Democratic Change –FDC was within the laws and well streamlined in standards police operations procedures particularly when handling riotous crowds.
According to the Kabarole District Police Commander John Oese, the suspects were arrested in a three day-night patrol during the weekend. They were arrested from places of Kisenyi, Kagote, Kichuleta, Kasusu, Kitumba, Bukwali and Kamengo.
Alinaitwe, who is married to Silver Kuniihira, reportedly disappeared at the beginning of September and has never been seen again. Her family members made several radio announcements asking people with information of her whereabouts to show up in vain.
The students have petitioned the Civil Division of High Court specifically challenging Rule 6 (1) (d) of the 2015 Makerere University Regulations which gives the Vice-Chancellor- VC unquestioned powers to suspend any student at will.
Edward Natamba the Executive Director at South Western Institute for policy and advocacy says that the failure by UNRA to open drainage channels is hurting the smooth flow of traffic along the road. He says that the rainstorm always brings and piles soil in the middle of the road making it hard for motorists to drive safely.
Harriet Akullo Okello, the chairperson Kica-Arwot Women Group, says they have decided to use Shillings 500,000 from part of their annual profit to renovate the police post. She says they want police personnel to be redeployed in the area since the crime has escalated.