The panel led by the Head of the Constitutional Court, Justice Alphonse Owiny-Dollo that has for almost two weeks been hearing into the petition is expected to pass its verdict on whether to entirely overturn the contested law or to uphold part of it based on evidence submitted by the two sides.
According to Mukasa, the Mazima Board felt that terminating the line of funding from Four One would be suicidal because it would not only deprive Mazima the funds it needs to scale but would open it up to unintended consequences.
The foundation set out to offer scholarships to 1,000 academically bright but economically disadvantaged youth to study at Makerere University through a USD 20 million project partnership running from 2013 to 2023.
Michael Olupot-Tukei, the Deputy Executive Director of the authority observes that NGOs operating in Uganda have gaps in keeping accurate records, information on money destinations, obtaining identities of senders and beneficiaries, and having information on their funders and partners.
The affirmation came after Butambala County MP Muwanga Kivumbi pressed for an explanation on the status of the detention facility, whose operations have been questioned over the distressing tales of brutality shared by persons who were detained there.
State House needs over 116 billion shillings for the Presidents security for the financial year 2018/2019 as presented in their Ministerial Policy Statement. Officials from State House led by the State House Comptroller, Lucy Nakyobe, appeared before Parliaments Presidential Affairs Committee on Wednesday to justify the overall budget worth 274 billion shillings.
Forty-five-year-old Grace Awor, a detective attached to Aboke Police Post, was found dead on Wednesday evening. The deceased reportedly went missing from her residence on Tuesday a day before her body was found hanging on the tree.