Lt General Andrew Gutti remanded the military suspects to Makindye Military barrack to July 12th as investigations continue. He directed that Kabaziguruka and Musa Lutwama be remanded to Kigo government prison to July 12th when their case will come up for mention.
Saleh Kyakona, a furniture dealer in Kyebando Kisalosalo Zone, says that his landlord deceived him that his workshop wouldnt be affected by the demolition exercise. He however, says the demolition exercise affected the entire structure making waste a lot of resources to move his stock since it was still intact by the time of the demolition.
The legislators; Gilbert Olanya Kilak County, Phillip Okin Ojara Chua West and Simon Oyet Nwoya County are wanted alongside Gulu LCV chairman Martin Ojara Mapenduzi with whom they stood surety for Aruu South MP Samuel Odonga Otto and former Aruu North MP Lucy Achiro.
Presenting the petition on behalf of the group, Jane Amuge Okello, the Business Development Advisor at Uhuru Institute for Social Development, said the State minister for cooperatives and a department of cooperatives under the trade ministry are not good enough. She said the department of cooperatives is poorly staffed and grossly underfunded, which has led to inefficiency.
In a tweet posted moments ago, the SABC Online, the digital news portal of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, revealed that James Aguma would take over from outgoing acting group chief executive Jimi Matthews, who resigned on Monday.
Early this year, Africa Birding Expo started a massive fundraising drive and has received at least 1.7 billion Shillings from the World Bank under its Competitiveness and Enterprise Development Project CEDP, through Uganda Tourism Board, to facilitate the expo that is scheduled to take place from November 18-24, 2016.
Joseph Ssewungu, the Democratic Party Whip in parliament, says they are going to appeal the ruling. According to Ssewungu, Justice Elubu disregarded all the evidences presented by the petitioner in court.
Ekanya is however not satisfied with the ruling. He says much as Nyakechos victory has been nullified, he wanted the Electoral Commission to include the results from the two polling stations which he claims would give him an outright win against Nyakecho.
Hilary Onek, the Disaster Preparedness Minister says government is aware of the urgent need to relocate the affected household, adding that it is doing everything to ensure they are resettled in a safer place.
Fredrick Byenkya, the Public Relations Officer Mandela Secondary School, says none of the students was hurt in the fire as they were out of the dormitory for preps. Byenkya also rules out an arson attack, saying the school gate was closed at the time.
His main challenger Crispus Ayena Odongo successfully challenged his election on ground that a certificate from Air Defense College, Nakasongola that was presented prior to his nomination was invalid because the institution is not listed among institutions gazzated by Uganda National Council for higher education.
Joseph Kimbowa, the Masaka Town Clerk, says they are still struggling to manage the e-tax collection system due to lack of expertise. He says their assessors failed to determine the capacity of traders to pay particular due to lack of expertise to value traders.
Musumba argued that by the time the National Council for Higher Education purported to equate the said awards to A-level, they knew or ought to have known that the said awards could not have been equivalent to A-Level because the awards had been given to Watongola by Busoga University, which was not accredited by then to award such qualifications.
Professor Fredrick Sempebwa, a constitutional lawyer and don agreed. He said a powerful party leader is one who persuades members through caucuses to support government policies. Sempebwa however warns that this undermines Parliaments role to check the executive.
. Kisoro District Police Commander, Edgar Akankwatsa, says they have deployed to secure the school premises and investigations are ongoing into the matter. The transfer of Fr. Tumuhaise comes at the peak of his rivalry with Rev. Fr. Marryvianney Mbonigaba, the Gisoro Parish priest, which culminated in a fight between Christians on Sunday.