In 2014, Uganda opened reception centers for South Sudanese refugees in Lamwo, Adjumani, Arua, Kiryandongo and Kampala districts.
New blood The team as well has seven juniors with five from Mehta Club and a surprise addition Hussein Alemega from Arua’s West Nile Club and a duo from Namulonge.
Their first assignment was a botched game against Paidha Black Angels, where the West Nile team forfeited the game for lack of adequate security at their foster home in Arua at the Green Light Stadium.
They are found in Mbarara, Masaka, Kampala, Jinja, Mbale, Arua, Masindi, Mukono, Fort Portal, Lira, Gulu and Kibaale.
Togboa added, “When one is driving around Kampala, you can use the battery but when you are going to far places like Arua where I come from, you can use the petrol engine; however, the car [Kiira EVS the “beast”] will be manufactured on order basis.” The Kiira EVS is a four-seater executive vehicle built off the Kiira EV SMACK platform fitted with a 2.0 litre petrol engine, five speed automatic transmission and an exquisite beige interior trim.
If the Jinja emergency or another of similar or even higher magnitude happened in faraway Moroto or Arua, would the patient have made it to Kampala?
What stops you from boarding a bus to Arua or Karamoja and see what the country has got to offer?
They included fishmongers from Democratic Republic of Congo, Arua and Nebbi district.
This year, the camps were held in Kamuli, Palabek Refugee Camp and Arua.
From southern Sudan, they entered Uganda around Arua and followed the Nile up to Lake Albert just after Nebbi, before turning west into Masindi district, crossing into Ngoma over River Kafu, around Bulyamusenyi.