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HOIMA: 200 families evicted to pave way for Oil waste planet

Over two 200 families, with at least 700 people have been rendered homeless after they were evicted from their at Lwamutonga village in Buhaguzi county, Hoima District.

Over two 200 families, with at least 700 people have been rendered homeless after they were evicted from their at Lwamutonga village in Buhaguzi county, Hoima District. They claim to to be bona-fide occupants of the land measuring over 700 hectares. But a family that claims to be the rightful owners of the land is reclaiming it for sale to a company planning to construct an oil waste management plant on it. As Francis Jingo reports, over 200 houses were burnt and demolished by court bailiffs assisted by police.