ROKO, a civil engineering, and construction company in Uganda was contracted in 2009, by the Government of South Sudan to rehabilitate Juba International and Domestic Airport. However, following the Juba crisis in 2013, construction of the airport stalled to date.
The tractors were their major sources of income since they would be hired to farmers to use them in ploughing their fields. The veterans would charge 70,000 shillings for each hectare ploughed, and would at least save 200, 000 shillings daily. However, the tractors are grounded and efforts to have them repaired have been futile.
Omara has reportedly been campaigning for Kampala based businessman Denis Dean Omeni, in the Sub Counties of Bala, Ayer, Akalo and Ayer Town Council since last year. In one of the drives, he was seen distributing handheld hoes which were given to households in Bala Sub County about three weeks ago.
Bishop Kibira said that many people leading religious lives have committed to the search for wealth at the expense of doing evangelistic work that would lead the people to salvation.
The prelate argued that the accumulation of wealth among priests and any religious persons is a sign of selfishness if it does not serve society.
According to the income tax (amendment) bill 2019, which will come into effect on July 1, 2019, a company earning rental income from more than one property, will be required to account for their income and expenses separately.
The company’s Technical Adviser Cornwall Mulewa says that the Airline requires 258.5 billion Shillings to facilitate commissions, catering services, maintenance, landing and ground handling fees, among others.