Explaining his role, Rubondo who is the Executive Director of Petroleum Authority told the probe committee that he received 120 million Shillings, close to 70 times more than his monthly salary of 1.2 million shillings then as a commissioner. He told the legislators that his role was to support Ugandas team by ensuring that the Heritage Oil team didnt leave the country before honouring their contractual obligations.
While presiding over the sixth graduation ceremony at the University main campus at Kirumba Masaka, Justice Ssebutinde observed that the past one year has been very challenging as a result of the violence mounted by students. She adds that if the trend is not reversed, she would end her tenure of service.
The arrested include Vincent I. Oling, the chairman of the cultural foundations Electoral Commission, his deputy Joan Pacuto and Tom Odur Anang, a member of the commission. Others are Martin Odongo, Hamza Okello and Lucy Awino.
The district education department had announced the transfers on January 16, 2017 in a move they said was aimed at improving performance of schools across the district and affected teachers were directed to report to new stations in preparation for the school term which started on Monday.
The seat fell vacant after a February 6th Court of Appeal ruling that nullified the election of Lucy Achiro Otim for non-compliance with electoral laws after Electoral Commission failed to conduct a vote recount. The by election is expected to take place within 60 days after the ruling.
Sources indicate that he left Kampala two weeks ago, destined for Bihanga military training school in Ibanda district to join other ex-combatants of the M23. However, there is no record of his presence at Bihanga.
Countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean say they are finding difficulties implementing the recommendations of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in 2015 without financial support from the developed world.
Mechanics under their umbrella body, Kabale Motorcycle Mechanics Association, accuse the central division leaders of blocking them from operating in different parts of the division. According to the mechanics, division authorities want them to operate all their businesses along Garage Street.
Chancellor of the University Lady Justice Julia Ssebutinde has applauded Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II for introduction of Kabaka Education Fund which has enabled the sponsorship of especially women to upgrade their education.
Phoebe Niwampaire 27, a resident of Kashanyarazi cell, Kamukuzi division in Mbarara municipality reportedly used paraffin to burn his six-year-old sons hands. She was arrested by residents in response to the boys uproar and handed over to police.
About 150 out of a student population of 700 pupils had reported at Fr. Hilders Primary School located in senior quarters ward; Western division while less than 120 out of 500 pupils reported within the first week of the term at Akisim P.7 School in Soroti town.
The National Forestry Authority ordered 216 people to vacate Mbaale Forest Reserve, to pave way for tree planting. The residents were given only two months to vacate the 1208 hectares forest reserve located in Butuntumula Sub County, Luweero district.