Kuteesa, a literature graduate and self-made mentor and counsellor says every school holiday he handles more than 50 such cases under an initiative he has named the ‘Boys Mentorship Programme’. He says he embarked on this in 2014 after realizing that there are a lot of misguided beliefs about the boy child, yet society has also not done much to raise boys into responsible adults.
Vincent Kaweesi, a member of Nakaseke District Education Committee says that a recent to Tokyika Primary School has proven that not had candidates for the past two years. Kaweesi, however, notes that interaction with parents and teachers revealed that the Primary Seven Class was scraped off for fear of repercussion if they fail.
Muniongo 77, died on Wednesday at his Ancestral home in Duhaga cell Kahoora Divison Hoima Municipality from cancer. He was the Chief adviser to Bunyoro Kitara King Dr Solomon Gafabusa Iguru on cultural affairs and a member of the Bunyoro Kitara Royal commission.
Presenting the consolidated views of CCEDU on the electoral reform bills to the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee on Wednesday, the Executive Director of Constitutional Center for Governance, Sarah Birete, proposed that individuals who use a weapon to threaten, intimidate, or behaves in a manner which has an effect of threatening or intimidating a candidate, a supporter of a candidate, voter, election official or candidate's agent to be penalized.
Nagirinya’s family led by her father Francis Lubowa and former Buganda kingdom minister Dr Ben Mukwaya blamed her death on police negligence. They said that her life could have been saved if police acted as soon as it was alerted about her kidnap.
Acinga Island is surrounded by two Kirik and Oruo rivers making it a hard to reach area. Joseph Oriya, the Acowa sub-county LC III Chairperson who also care takes Acinga Sub County, says the Acinga community is completely cut off.
Najjuma and her friend were attacked with acid by unknown people on August 18th at Kawempe B zone in the evening hours. The duo was rushed to Kiruddu hospital, Makindye Division, in Kampala where Najjuma succumbed to acid injuries a few days later.
In his motion, Obua noted that there is need for the planned handover by Face Technologies, a private firm that is responsible for issuing driving permits. The Works and Transport Ministry signed a contract with Face Technologies in 2003 for purposes of designing, printing and supplying computerized Driving Permits under the self-financing, build, operate and transfer basis.
Mukwaya says the tax exemption provision caters for employer’s contributions and employee’s contributions below 30 percent of their income and investment income of NSSF. She also notes members benefits shall be taxed only during payment at 55 years while those who get paid at 60 years and above will not pay taxes on any benefit.
Patrick Lugonvu, the Namayonjo village LC 1 Chairperson, says the driver of Robyln Coaches registration number UAQ 643W destined for Kitgum rammed into a stationery tipper truck registration number UAH 001Y ripping off some parts killing five of its own occupants on spot.
The land in question is located at Nyaruzinga Bushenyi Central Division of Ishaka-Bushenyi Municipality. Residents and leaders in the district are concerned on how the officials and two other people David Byaruhanga and Tumusiime Kawempe acquired the land.
A Health Worker at Byansi Clinic told URN on condition in anonymity that Ssemwogere went to the facility on Tuesday morning for a health checkup. He however, says they were surprised when his employees rushed him to the same facility in the evening after suffering a heart attack.
Her resignation comes at a time when the Justice Catherine Bamugereire led commission of inquiry into land matters is probing circumstances under which five hectares of land on plot 24B were fraudulently allocated to Thummar Jay Patel without involvement of the respective stakeholders
The refugees who included 22 children and five adults fled fighting in North Kivu Province, Rucuru village and ended up in Abakiriza church in Kampala who sheltered them for some time but later were put in a bus and they ended up in Malaba border as they were seeking for asylum in Kenya.