Police Evicts Forest Encroachers


The Uganda police taken over control of the disputed national forestry authority land in Kirinya Bweyogerere – ordering all encroachers off the land.
The inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura issued the directive following the clashes between the area police and the encroachers.
The encroachers claim President Yoweri Museveni gave them the land although authorities dispute the claim.