Stephen Odur, the uncle to the deceased says his nephew came back home at around Ochieng, a resident of Bison B village in Western Division died Wednesday morning at a health facility where he was rushed after falling into the pit latrine that collapsed on him on Tuesday evening.
According to police, the suspects were picked up on a tip-off from community members who became suspicious when they saw Kakala wearing a uniform belonging to the Local Defense Unit-LDU. Upon his arrest, Kakala led police to his accomplices.
In the past three months, unknown thugs have been robbing and injuring their victims causing fear.
Mwanje, says that on a fateful evening of a Saturday last month, two men raiding on a motorcycle waylaid him along Nkonkojeru road and they started beating him together with his boda boda rider until they took the money that he had.
While presiding over the Uganda People’s Defense Forces Tarehe Sita celebrations today at Malukhu grounds in Mbale City, Museveni ordered that the bodaboda sector also operates normally starting February 7, 2022.
According to Welishe, Wamoto disappeared with the 17-year-old girl last year and only returned after a long search. He says that they later discovered that she was cohabiting with the pastor, which prompted them to notify the police who arrested him.
Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that police traced for Safu in Mbale, Busia, and found him in Kona cell Osukuru Parish in Tororo District. He confessed having opened the vehicle and carried the bag containing the pistol and other items.
Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that they have opened inquiries vide file number Tar 403/2021 to establish the cause of the accident. He says that the deceased bodies are lying at Mbale City mortuary pending post-mortem.
Yusuf Mugoya, the Information Secretary of St. Andrews cell where the garage is found suspects that the fire could have started from electricity. He says that the fire started shortly after the return of electricity that was off.
According to police, the deceased was accused of having a love affairs with a wife of one of the suspects. Witnesses described to police how the suspects killed the deceased mercilessly even as he pleaded for his life.
The deceased include Woniye Bone,13 Mwaiyame Ivan 24, Mukwana Milton 12, Kakai Mutonyi 23 who died on spot and Nabaloyi Daisy 17, Mercy Mutonyi 14 who sustained injuries all residents of Busiu sub county in Mbale district.
David Kibosi, the officer in charge of Busano police station confirmed the manhunt for the suspects for their alleged involvement in the murder of their relative. He asked anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspects to report to the police so that they face the law.
According to the task force members, the clinic has been closed to allow investigations in the theft of the oxygen cylinder to flow smoothly. Some members said that there are several complaints of sneaking patients out from the hospital to the same clinic where some of the patients end up dying.
Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Annet Bisikwa, the mother of the victim reported to Police that her daughter had been defiled by the health worker at the facility they had gone to seek for medical services, which led to his arrest.