Police have found the body of Joseph Wafula, a Kenyan National, who drowned in Aswa River in Angagura Sub County, Pader district last year.
The remains of Wafula, a Kenyan consultant engineer, was identified after DNA test was conducted on a body that was recovered from the river on Jan, 28, 2020,
Wafula drowned on November 25 along with Charles Komakech, a resident of Angagura Sub County after their canoe capsized in the river.
Komakech’s body was retrieved a day later by police divers.
Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says DNA test indicates that the body was for Joseph Wafula.
Wafula was reportedly sub-contracted by PAC SpA, an Italian construction company undertaking the Achwa 1 hydroelectric power station works.