Hamza Wamono, Executive Director of Bugisu NGO Forum says many Gishu NRM flag bearers are disassociating themselves from campaigning for President Museveni because of the voters who are bitter with the NRM government.
Mathias Nabuteri, the Deputy Prime Minister and in charge of the Umukuka’s Protocol, says the installation of the new leader was necessary since there are functions, which can only be presided over by the Umukuka. He says Wagabyalire now awaits the official coronation that will happen after the burial of his predecessor.
Mathias Nabutele, the Deputy Prime Minister in Inzu Ya Masaba and the in-charge of the Umukuka’s protocol told Bamasaba in the diaspora during their virtual vigil over the weekend that plans are under way to see that the late Umukuka is accorded a state burial.
Emma Bwayo, the State Minister for Cooperatives, Production and Marketing in Inzu Ya Masaba confirmed Mushikori’s death, saying he is waiting for his colleagues to arrive and take the body to Mbale Regional Referral Hospital.
“With reference to your letter Ref:TBL/ED/72/20 dated 24th November 2020 on the above caption, We hereby convey Bank of Uganda approval of the request by Tropical Bank to permanently close Mbale and Mbarara branches by 31st January/2021” the letter reads in part adding that the central bank when the process of closure is complete.
Ahmed Sebutinde, a truck driver in Mbale City says that government Promised to give all citizens face masks to curb the spread of the Covid-9 but they kept on waiting in vain. He said that anyone who puts on government face masks in Mbale City is probably not a native of the area.
According to Abodo, a review of 2556 case files showed that the 220 cases don’t deserve to be in the system due to lack of enough evidence against the accused persons. 552 of the case files reviewed were from Masaka, 466 Kampala, 338 Jinja and 1200 from Mbarara district.
Mao promised that his government will ensure a proper resettlement plan to combat the increasing cases of people dying as a result in landslides in Bugisu sub region through setting up a national disaster and land fund.
Jafari Magyezi, the Bududa District Police Commander, said no procession will be allowed to accompany Kyagulanyi in compliance with the Standard Operating Procedures issued by the Health Ministry to stop the spread of the Corona Virus Disease-COVID-19.
Prichard will now work with former Mbale heroes and Express FC player Bobic Odowa as his first assistant. He comes to Mbale heroes after serving at Kasese New Villa, Kigezi Home Boys and the Rwenzori province in the FUFA drum tournament.
Ritah Nafuna, another vendor told our reporter that she had sold 150 t-shirts at Shillings 10,000 each, something she said will help her cater for her family needs. She asked the government not to hound them but rather identify priority areas for the youths to make a decent living.
Armoured Police vehicles deployed along Mbale-Tirinyi Road to wait for Amuriat who was expected to make a stopover in Mbale town. The deployment was meant to stop Amuriat and his supporters from passing through Mbale Central Business District.