Locals protest UPDF move to repossess Lukaya land

Bulakati market, which is on the land claimed by residents and the army.  PHOTO/MUZAFARU NSUBUGA

What you need to know:

  • 463: The said land comprising Mwota Block 181, Kirinnya Block 184, Lukaya Block 185, Kalungi Block 145 and Kawanda Block 146 measures 463.43 hectares .
  • Soldiers flog residents found trespassing on the contested land.

A section of residents in Lukaya Town Council, Kalungu District, have protested a move by Uganda People’s Defence   Force (UPDF) to repossess its land at Bulakati airstrip.

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