Military presence in town is a common sight with night patrols in a move to ensure that there is adequate security in the district.
heightened security in Moroto town as residents prepare to usher in the New
Military presence in town is a common sight with night patrols in a move to
ensure that there is adequate security in the district.
Over the past two weeks, at least seven raids by unknown people have been
recorded in the areas of Nadunget and Rupa Sub County in Moroto district.
residents are however living in fear and are forced to enter their houses
A resident of Kata mukono who spoke on condition of anonymity said that they go
to bed as early as 8: 00 pm.
Anne Nakiru of Natumkasikou cell in North Division in Moroto town says the
presence of the military is positive development but wants the UPDF to ensure
that that there is an end to the raids in Karamoja.
The UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson, Telesphor Turymumanya said the patrols are
a normal security measure to ensure that people celebrate the New Year peacefully.
Meanwhile, revelers are warming up to usher in the New Year at Mount Moroto
Hotel and Tita Palace where fireworks will be displayed.