The over 43 MPs through their lead petitioner and leader of the Independentâ€™s caucus Otada Sam Amooti, MP for Kibanda Constituency, argue that over seven rules in the Parliamentary rules of Procedure contradict the Constitution of Uganda and are discriminative to the Independent MPs in the house.
In a statement to explain the hunger situation in Karamoja Janet Museveni stated that the situation is more severe in Kaboong, Moroto and Napak district out of the seven districts in Karamoja region. She blames this on the fragile nature of environment and climate of Karamoja that is being aggravated by the negative effects of global warming and climate change.
Land titles issued out by the Uganda Land Commission and Kampala Capital City Authority to land owners in Kampala district are fake. These are areas of the central business district, Nakasero, Kololo, Mbuya, Bugolobi and Industrial area.
A house fire has claimed yet another child. The incident occurred in Tekera village, Buwunga Sub County, in Masaka District. The latest victim is a three year old girl. Miraculously, her one and half year old brother Gonzaga Kintu survived the blaze.
Special Investigations Unit (SIU) police officers in Masaka have arrested four men believed to be behind a series of highway robberies, killings and recovered a pistol loaded with 4 rounds of ammunition.
Police at Kalisizo in Rakai District have arrested a woman who has been on run for strangling her 2 year old step son. The woman was unhappy that her co-wife had dumped the child with the father to compel him to financially support it.
A walk through crafts and arts shops in Jinja district proves most of the crafts and arts are imported from Kenya and Tanzania or have been designed to show what foreign cultures have to offer. Arts and Crafts pieces do not display the unique cultural crafts and arts from the various regions of Uganda and Busoga in particular.
Uganda Cranes Head Coach Milutin â€˜Michoâ€™ Sredojevic has dropped experienced defender Richard Malinga from they head to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The Cranes play Tanzaniaâ€™s Kilimanjaro Stars in the first leg of the 2014 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier on Saturday.