|RDC talking to the people about conflict management|
The security meeting attended by the Minister for Gender Ms.Peace Mutuzza, the District Chair person Kabarole Mr. Rwabuhinga Richard, the RDC Mr.Asiimwe Stephen , Deputy RDC Mrs. Rose Mande, the DISO, Sub County leaders, NGOs and local residents was held on 15th Sept at 3. pm to sensitize the community to become law abiding and resolve conflicts peaceful.
|Hon.Minister Peace, RDC and LCV addressing the people|
On 13th Sept,after David paying a fine levied at the police, he reported a case of assault against the some residents of Bukara including Moris the husband to the woman he alleged raped.
The crime preventers and later the police from Kibito Police station attempting to arrest these suspects that allegedly assaulted the suspected rapists angered the local community and they responding with violence to the crime preventers and later on to the police. The local youth armed with knives, pangas and stornes ganged up against police leaving two police men and four civilians dead and many others with permanent injuries.
|RIC-NET staff working on conflict resolution were at the scene|
This mob action is a security threat to rule of law and justice and hence the local residents were asked to preserve peace and harmony in the area, stop taking the law in their hands (mob Justice) but remain vigilant about the security in their area. The leaders gave condolence messages and sympathized with the families of the The tension and fear of revenge has left over 300 people displaced to the neighboring areas of Kasangali- Bwesumbu Sub-county- Kasese District, Nyarugongo C.O.U and Nyarungongo Catholic Church in Katebwa Sub-county-Kabarole District. The leaders asked the Resident to come back home and assured the people of security.