Police has identified the deceased as Solomon Mulemeti, aged 25-years who was riding the motorcycle and Meshaka Onyonyi, aged 22-years, all local artists and residents of Bumungomu village Nabisike sub county in Namisindwa District.
Addressing the District COVID-19 Taskforce on Friday, Kato revealed that they are currently depending on donations from well-wishers such as the Child Care Project-CCP, which gave them 100liters of diesel to enforce the guidelines.
Accordingly, the Inzu Ya Masaba through their Lawyers of Katongole & Advocates has asked the Minister to postpone the meeting to Sunday arguing that the 48-hour notice was not adequate to mobilize for the meeting.
Jafari Magyezi, the Bududa District Police Commander, said no procession will be allowed to accompany Kyagulanyi in compliance with the Standard Operating Procedures issued by the Health Ministry to stop the spread of the Corona Virus Disease-COVID-19.
Erick Kamugo, a driver and eye witness to the shooting claims that the security guard was guarding a vehicle in front of Mpologama and saw street kids tampering with it and asked them to leave in vain.
Jude Wandera, the Elgon and Bukedi Sub region UPDF Spokesperson, says Oroni hired out the firearms to thugs targeting mobile money agents at Shillings 250,000 and received a deposit of Shillings 52,000.
The 20-day retirement documentation exercise, undertaken by the UPDF Chieftaincy of Pension and Gratuity (COPG) kicked off at 1st Division headquarters in Kakiri Wakiso district on June 1, 2020. Targeting 1,115 retirees. the exercise is aimed at documenting and completing files for processing of retirement benefits.
According to Police, 32 sites in Mbale are going to have CCTV cameras and so far over 20 cameras have been installed in the areas of Nkoma, Namakwekwe, Bugema, Malukhu, around the town, Nilon, Mooni among other places.
Rodgers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, said they have talked with bank managers to ensure their clients observe the physical distancing and other COVID-19 preventive measures to avoid closure.
Telesphor Turyamumanya, the UPDF 3rd Division spokesperson said that Wokoli completed the run and later collapsed. He says that the Military medical team deployed at the recruitment centre tried to recuperate Wokoli in vain and rushed him to Mbale Hospital.
Father Leo Magombe, the Parish Priest St. Denis Sebugwawo Catholic Church told Uganda Radio Network that there are people he hasn’t identified who break into the church and steal property like the public address system, goats and poultry among other things.
Ogajjo Barasa, the Mbale District Resident Commissioner refuted allegations that Katoogo was nailed. He said a report from the pathologist does not indicate in any way that force was used during the driving of the nail in the mouth.