Tomorrow June 8, marks a year since famous Arua Municipality MP, Col Ibrahim Abiriga, was killed in a volley of ammunitions but no suspect has so far been arrested in regard to his murder.
Abiriga was killed alongside his driver cum bodyguard, Saidi Kongo, in his yellow beetle near his home at Kawanda, in Wakiso District.
Two years after the ban of comprehensive sexuality education in schools, the Ministry of Education launched a sexuality framework to guide the teaching of sexual reproductive health issues in schools. But, a year later different groups still disagree on what should or shouldn't be taught. Others worry that this puts a country at risk of being a dumping ground for disastrous sexual literature for young people.
The three; Samuel Kironde, Godfrey Ssemugga and Dan Kafeero, appeared before the Jinja Grade One Magistrates Court, alongside a businessman, Hakim Ssenyunja with whom they allegedly connived to leak 2018 Primary Leaving Examinations.
According to the Kyenjojo NRM chairperson Sam Magezi, the party needs to raise up to eight million Shillings that accrued from unpaid rent for three years and three months. NRM was renting the building at a cost of 200,000 Shillings per month.
Kadaga questions how the government arrived at the decision to merge entities adding that joining some of them will only kill their purpose. Kadaga was today speaking during a meeting with officials from the Uganda Aids Commission who were presenting a report on the status and funding of HIV/AIDS in Uganda.
The disagreement pits Lwengo district Chairman George Mutabaazi against the Resident District Commissioner Jjuuko Kasiita, specifically over the evaluation process and compensation of Project Affected Persons in the area.
The taxation appeal stems from an application filed by Lukwago in 2012 accusing the then Executive Director of Kampala Jennifer Musisi of usurping his powers and passing off as the head of KCCA by holding meetings with traders. Lukwago said that Musisi did not have the mandate to do so.
Antonio Querido, the FAO country representative says that the government needs to adopt the Uganda Green Growth Development Strategy to guide its development. The Strategy unpacks the key green growth issues contained in the National Development Plan II and Vision 2040 and provides the blueprint for Uganda’s transition into a green economy.
Henry Ssekabembe Kiberu, the Minister in Charge of Youth, Sports and Recreation in the Buganda Kingdom will periodically organize boat regattas, through which, island communities will be engaged on matters of Public health and HIV/AIDS prevention. One such event is due to take place at Sand Beach Nabugabo in Masaka district this Saturday.
The task contracted to Abubaker Technical Services involved the beautification of the roundabout as well as streets across Mbarara municipality. But in the process, the company erected several metallic effigies, that obscured the iconic monument of the traditional Long Horned Ankole Bull.
The works sparked off a public uproar in March 2019 when the authorities moved in to replace iconic monument with metallic effigies with a semblance of the Ankole Bull.