In their statement to police, two of the employees, say the thugs raped their female colleague to compel them to surrender the key in vain. After failing to compel the employees to handover the key, the thugs reportedly tried to cut the safe without success.
Now, Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says Wajaras is among South Sudanese criminals hiding in refugee camps in Uganda who are wanted for different cross boarder offences.
The Rwenzori regional police spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, says that defilement cases, which were reported in September, October and November, are attributed to continued use of drugs like marijuana by the suspects and negligence of the parents.
The samples which include blood collected from the scene of crime, and clothes found in the home of one of the suspects, are still in storage at the Wandegeya-based laboratory. The samples need to be corroborated with suspects, alleged to have been part of the group that murdered Rwego, the Sales Manager of Boma Tiles Company.
According to Ssentongo, they have already registered 3 cases of motorcycle thefts in Masaka and Kyotera district involving the use of chloroform. He says the robbers pose as travelers and in the middle of their journey volunteer to give the riders eats laced with chloroform.
29-year- old Charles Nahuti is the latest victim of the attacks in Wakiso District. Nahuti, a resident of Kisimbiri Village, Kisimbiri Parish, Wakiso Town Council was found lifeless on Saturday October 27, along Family Estate at Nkoowe Village.
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.
The equipment is being distributed under a five year cold chain equipment optimization platform aimed at increasing the coverage of immunization across the country. Vaccines have to be kept under certain temperatures to retain their potency.
Kereni Namara, the Lyantonde District Police Commander, says they picked up Brian Muyanja and Simon Ssentamu with the help of operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence using the number they left behind asking one of their victims to send them money after taking his number plate.
Sakwa has admitted recording a statement at Kumi Police station, but denies involvement in any robbery case. He told URN on phone on this morning that he took his military boots for polishing to a Shoe shiner on Saturday and traveled to Mbale for burial hoping to pick them the next day.
Babirye was picked up from Kamuli district last week in connection to the kidnap of two children from Nsangi town Council in Wakiso district. She was tracked down by a team of detectives from Kampala Metropolitan Police and Nsangi Police Station when she called the parents of her victims demanding a ransom of Shillings 5 million.
Benson Byaruhanga Mworozi, the Luweero District Police Commander, says two thugs ridding on motorcycles attacked two pump attendants at Dawson Pump Fuel Station around 2am on Sunday night and tied them with the help of security guard before accessing the safe.
According to Esiko, after stealing the cows, the suspects loaded the animals on a Fuso truck registration number UAS 445C destined for Kyankwanzi district. Esiko says Hoima police immediately notified their counterparts in Kyankwanzi who mounted a road block and intercepted the truck.
Ben Tukei, a programme officer with Action Aid local rights cluster in Katakwi district, says the theft of public funds has continued, adding that 7 cases of embezzlement have been reported to police in Teso region.