Rhino refugee camp death toll rises to 8

SP Josephine Angucia

One more body of a refugee by the names Abraham Angeth Micheal, male adult, 23 years, was recovered very far in the bush by the joint forces of police and UPDF soldiers.

Meanwhile one Amat Garang 15yrs, Male juvenile who was injured and admitted to Olujobo Health centre, Madi okollo district died.

This therefore makes the figure to increase from 6 to 8 deaths and all the bodies were taken to Arua Regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.

The number of suspects arrested has increased from 13 to 28 and were transferred to be detained at West Nile regional police Headquarters, Arua to assist with investigations.

Victoria University

The joint forces of Police and UPDF are still combing the bushes to see if more bodies and injured can be got to be rushed to hospital for treatment.

The injured and surviving are Wol Nyal male adults 20yrs, Macheet Deo male Juvenile 15 yrs, Arek Maweng Female Juvenile, 15 years.

Inquiries continue in to the matter, according to SP Josephine Angucia, PRO West Nile Region.



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