In 2010 OBR supported by Government through the Ministry of Gender, the Uganda AIDS Commission and AIDS Information Centre with support from UNFPA embarked on measures to address negative cultural customs. These included promotion of maternal health, prevent gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS, elimination of teenage pregnancies and advocate for family planning practices.
Police officers from Wandegeya Police Station reportedly took cover at the offices while waiting for the invaders, who came in at about 9 p.m., only to be surrounded and arrested. Those arrested include Bashiru Okulu, Ayeko Mayo, Vincent Mukasa and Abdul Lubega, all residents of Kampala district.
Construction of the 13-kilometre road stretching from Kapchorwa town to Tereyet High Altitude National Training Center in Tereyet Sub County was supposed to have started earlier last year but the more than 300 residents have since refused to vacate until they are compensated.