The deceased is identified as Cosma Bakainaga, a resident of the same area while the injured have been identified as Maria Tindikawa, the deceased’s wife and Juliet Asiimwe who is also a daughter to the deceased.
It is alleged that Kamali stormed Byansi’s office on Tuesday morning demanding for his last term’s salary arrears worth 2,000,000 Shillings. A heated argument broke out between the two and lasted for close to 30 minutes.
Nsobya says that Uganda is threatened by ADF remnants both within the country and abroad who are regrouping and plotting to launch violent attacks on unsuspecting civilians. Nsobya has said this during a sensitization meeting on the dangers of terrorism held at the Iganga district headquarters on Friday.
Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region police spokesperson, says the attackers waylaid Mujuni near Kalegete secondary school in Kiryetete West in Kahoora division in Hoima Municipality on Monday night on his way home.
According to residents, the machete wielding thugs stormed the homes of their victims at around 11:00 pm on Monday evening and moved house to house. They robbed household items and money from their victims before hacking them.
It is alleged that the fishermen were attacked by a group of eight men armed with three guns, pangas, spears, bows and arrows. They allegedly cut the five fishermen into pieces and dumped their bodies in the lake.
Those named on the list whose names have been withheld on request include a Member of Parliament, the Police Commander, Officer in Charge of Police Station, Junior Police officers, LC 1 Chairman, businessmen and other local people.
The PAC Vice Chairperson, Gerald Karuhanga tasked the team to explain the slow clearance of cases despite increased funding from Shillings 6.1 billion in the 2015/2016 financial year to Shillings 6.9 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year.