Students of Makerere college had been handled to free drama whilst Police engaged in a critical fight with the woman activist and Mobiliser of the discussion board for Democratic trade (FDC) Ingrid Turinawe over a he goat.Early this yr, the staff of Makerere college went on strike over salaries and when the university administrators did not reach a consensus at some point of their negotiations, the scholars additionally joined the queue subsequently gaining extra momentum.
This later prompted President Yoweri Museveni to order for an indefinite closure of Makerere university after days of students protests that resulted into violent crushes with police and military.
considering the fact that authorities had claimed to have lacked money to enhance on the remuneration of the aggrieved personnel, politicians led with the aid of former Presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye and woman activist Ingrid Turinawe among others tried to prepare a fundraising force (auction) in order that they could get money to pay the putting body of workers and pass lower back and train the scholars.
It turned into upon that moment that Ingrid took her goat to the college as an object on the market. unexpectedly, Police foiled their attempted fundraising or even seized some thing changed into going to be auctioned inclusive of her white he goat.
until these days, it is alleged that Ingrid had now not long gone again to Police to say for her goat. “whilst we seize some thing, it will become an exhibit and it follows under our mandate to hold it safe. To our wonder, Ingrid sneaked into the university and when she noticed the goat grazing, she went toward it and commenced redecorating it with crimson ribbons without first signing for it,” said Makerere university protection chief-Jackson Mucunguzi.
when Ingrid insisted on taking the goat with out authorization from Police, a critical scuffled ensued thereafter, however police contained the state of affairs.