Col. Dr. Ambrose Oiko, the UPDF Public Health Director said they were contacted to support the emergency delivery of vaccines describing it as part of their roles to promote and guarantee public health.
Dr.Oiko says all emergency deliveries were conducted within two hours on sunday noting that the immunisation exercise in the affected districts can continue from Monday.
According to the health ministry, the campaign has been extended because some schools were not able to carry out the five day exercise that begun last week. Stock outs were also reported in some parts of the country
Alex Matata, UNATU Kisoro branch chairman says that their reason of objectives under UNATU are not being achieved due to failure for the office of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) to remit their monthly subscription.According to Matata, the amount of unremitted monthly subscription has so far risen up to shillings 77,102,752.
The suspects are Isa Kabalye, Fredrick Mashate all residents of Kampala, Robin Ongu, Jimmy Awio, and Felix Amuku, all residents of Olilim Sub County in Otuke district.
They were arrested during the joint operation conducted by the are leaders in conjunction with local residents against those cutting shear Nut trees for charcoal burning.
Works at Lubigi will include leveling within the channel and lining. KCCA plans to use concrete cable lining where concrete blocks are joined together using cables. This Baagala says is a flexible technology that eases excavation works during maintanance. Linning reduces the streams roughness, which in effect quickens the flow of water through the stream channel.
The Centre was founded in 1987 by Bernardetta Akwero a native of the same place at the peak of the Lord`s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency in Northern Uganda. It was also safe havens for night commuters during the LRA insurgency.
Ntagali made the remarks on Saturday at the beginning of his two days of the last pastoral visit at Mukono Diocese he started with the commissioning of three storied building at Mukono Church of Uganda Hospital.
The residents say that the road, which connects to Karago Town Council and Sub Counties of Bukuku and Mugusu, had developed large potholes filled with stagnant water, was bushy and would get so slippery during rainy seasons and efforts to have it repaired by the sub county leaders had proved fruitless.
Kikuube Councilors have raised a red flag against the officer accusing him of extorting money from fishermen operating on the lake Albert in Kyangwali sub county. They are also demanding for his immediate transfer from the area.
According to Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, a meeting with the Speaker of Parliament of Serbia Maja Gojković and the Serbian Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs discussed ways forward of improving cooperation and exchange between the two countries.