Traces of cocaine, an addictive stimulant drug, were found in the blood samples taken from Jeff Rice, the American Television producer who was found dead in a hotel room in Kampala, police sources have said.
The Uganda Federal Alliance will in April resume mass sensitization on Federalism countrywide under the theme: Benefits of Power Sharing. UFA was in high preparations to hold the federalism referendum in 2015 as they solicited signatures countrywide and also met the Electoral commission over the same. However, Betty Olive Kamya, the UFA president said last month that she had hit a snag in her quest to push for the referendum.
Thirteen year old Jacqueline Aceng is unhappy that she will not be joining senior one at her dream school at Apala Secondary School, about ten kilometers from their home at Barlonyo, the former IDP camp where rebels killed hundreds of people in February 2004.
Former Privatisation minister and National Resistance Movementâ€”NRM historical, Matthew Rukikaire, is one of the owners of the Pioneer Easy Bus, the company that imported over 100 buses to be used in public transport in Kampala. The list of share-holders now stands at six partners according to documents from the Registrar of Companies.
Bus drivers and operators have staged a strike to protest the unfair treatment by the Transport Licensing Board -TLC. They accuse the Transport Licensing Board of impounding their fleet of buses each time one of their buses is involved in an accident.
Lower local government leaders in Busoga are blaming the poor delivery of services to bureaucracies in the Public Procurement and Disposal of Assets Act. They argue that the stringent procurement procedures delays greatly impacts on service delivery.