Over 1000 people are being evicted from the land, after a tycoon claiming land ownership ordered to leave the land after 40 years. the residents are leaving a terror due to threats to evict them from the 600-acre land.
The tycoon who has plans of planting pineapples on the 600-acre land which is found in Bukala- Ndoro Kabira sub-county in Kyotera district.
The piece of land in question is known as sango bay and belongs to the government, the land titles for this particular land were halted, though Faustina Mwanjezi continues to terrorize settlers and claim ownership over the land.
Ssenganda Eugenius the chairperson together with the residents appealed to the government to clarify on the matter of the land titles of this land. Worse still, they were startled by how the formerly single plot was divided into 2 i.e 12 and 13
The locals who were carrying sticks threatened to vacate NRM party if the government doesn't intervene.
the Kabira sub-county councillor Nakalyango Faustino appealed to the residents to remain calm as she follows up the matter.
Musika James of volunteers anti-corruption revealed that he did a follow up to the lands offices and ascertained that the sango bay land has no land titles.
however, Faustina Mwenjezi scorned the locals and affirmed that he has the land title of the disputed land.
Sande Vincent the police PRO in greater Masaka urged residents rest assured and pledged to stand with them.
Besides most of the residents have been on this land since 1975
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