Kasiima noted that politicians have however frustrated efforts to set up regulations for the boda boda industry and yet the regulations will help restore sanity and eliminate criminals operating within the industry.
During the district, youth council meeting held at the office of Bukomansimbi Resident District Commissioner on Wednesday, a section of youths led by Hairah Namasanso, the district youth council vice-chairperson demanded for Ssewava’s dismissal.
Parliament has this afternoon approved a motion by Shadow Attorney General Wilfred Niwagaba consequently granting him leave to introduce a Private Members Bill entitled ‘The Constitution (Amendment) Act, 2019’.
PAC Chairperson Nathan Nandala Mafabi tasked the officials to explain why they carried out a mischarge of 582 million Shillings in financial year 2016/2017 and another 432 million in financial year 2017/2018.
Tony Ssempebwa was arrested on Tuesday in Duhaga cell Kahoora division Hoima Municipality near the Hoima Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party offices for allegedly campaigning using a government vehicle.
Simon Pido, the Chairperson Kitgum Active Boda Boda Association, says the arrest of the suspects comes as partial relief to Boda boda operators who have fallen victims to unscrupulous people targeting their motorcycles.
In a letter written on Monday and addressed to the Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija through their association, Uganda Local Government Association, ULGA, the local governments have expressed concerns over what they term as increasing unfavorable operating environment resulting from the on-going fiscal reforms. They note that the reforms have for long constrained their performance as constitutionally mandated.
The officials led by the Permanent Secretary Alfred Okot Okidi on Wednesday appeared before the committee Chaired by Budadiri West MP Nathan Nandala Mafabi to answer audit queries raised in financial years 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 by the Auditor General.
“The images have been retrieved from an Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera and one can clearly see from these pictures that the assailant is wearing a white shirt, a reddish coat and a cap on his head. He is of a dark skin complexion,” Namaye said while releasing the footage.
Releasing results of the study started in March to establish the extent of herbal medicine use among patients seeking treatment at the sickle cell clinic of Mulago hospital, Dr Maria Asiimwe, a researcher at Makerere University School of Medicine says that most of the participants in the study said they started using herbs following television adverts promoting the herbs as more effective than conventional medicine.
According to Munira, the reconstruction surgery wasn’t successful as one of the screws that were being used by Dr. Mwaka during the surgical reconstruction penetrated the borne and broke through the cortex, the outer most part of the elbow.
In a letter dated September 2, 2019, BoU acting director of the currency directorate Dr Bazinzi Natamba said the guidelines are intended to mitigate risks and strengthen controls at currency operations
However, Onyango said the supposed crime scene was not captured because there are no CCTV cameras. Police are optimistic that if images of people who could have followed him up from his workplace are established, it will be a basis for hunting for his attackers.