In 2015 Museveni invited a group of selected elders from Kigezi and gave them one billion shillings as a reward for the mediation between him and his former prime minister Amama Mbabazi. Mbabazi a resident of Kanungu district was sacked by Museveni in 2014 and went ahead to try and take Museveni's job in the 2016 elections.
The NSSF says if the court had ruled in favour of URA, it would have meant that the interest payable to savers annually, reduces drastically. Patrick Ayota, the NSSF Managing Director, says this would have been another disincentive for Ugandans to save.
In his petition drafted in form of talking points before the Justices, Ssebaduka wondered how a sensible person would subject presidential aspirants to going to look for signatures of their supporters from two thirds of the country and then afterwards subjected them to virtual elections and campaigns.
Through this, central banks, commercial banks and private businesses that meet the criteria can speedily access financial assistance to import medical supplies as well as agricultural equipment aimed at addressing the food deficit caused by the lockdown.
According to Works Minister Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala, the World Bank is still not satisfied with the social safeguards in place, following controversies surrounding the compensation of households affected by the quarry used by the approved contractor Mota-Engil in Katine, Soroti District. The project has been halted since 2018.
Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman, Luke Owoyesigyire, said the guards whose names have been concealed are suspected to have participated in murder and robbery at Dembe factory in Nama Sub County in Mukono District.
Elly Maate, the Kigezi Regional police spokesperson indentified the deceased as Generous Komugisha, a resident Bwanda parish, Buhunga sub-county in Rukungiri district. She was apparently strangled.
Maate also indentified the arrested as David Bamporwari , Annette Tushabe , Jane Twijukye, peace Turyahabwe , Alex Muhumua and Ponsiano Kaharuza all residents of Bwanda parish, Buhunga sub- county Rukungiri district.
"A Group of boda-boda men engaged themselves in violent encounters with other Boda-boda men all because of being supporters of different political parties; we also saw a group of people, wearing shirts of their party colors, were moving in different shops in down town Kampala warning people who will not be wearing a particular color not to open their shops,” says Amongi.
Rt. Rev. Archmandrite Constantine Mbonabingi, the UJCC Executive Secretary, says the giveaway of Bugoma forest doesn’t only affect the people of Bunyoro but the entire country as Uganda moves towards oil and gas production.
On Wednesday afternoon, the affected VHTs and health workers stormed district headquarters with bed sheets, saying they will not leave unless they receive their allowances for the exercise that was concluded on Wednesday last week.
NUP supporters in Karamoja called for the resignation of the IGP following Kyagulanyi's arrest moments after he was nominated to contest for the presidency, on Tuesday. He is one of the 11 candidates nominated by the Electoral Commission to faceoff with the incumbent Yoweri Museveni.