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15:28
15:28

Staff Shortage Frustrates Bukomansimbi School Performance Targets 3 1

Davis Kkubo Ssebuliba, the head teacher of St Jude Thaddeus Primary School located in Bukomansimbi town council, also confirms the problem saying the available staffs are overwhelmed by the workload.
15:09
15:09

Poor Community Access Roads Irk Kwania Residents 4 1

The access roads in sorry state include the 4.5 Kilometer road stretching from Aluka to Inomo Sub County, 5.2Kms from Aduku to Acut via Apire, which links Kwania to Apac district and the 4.8km road from Olanyo-tai to Anywar-giki village.
14:50
14:50

Over 80 New Staff Go Without Salaries in Serere District 1 1 Top story

Serere district was given 20 slots for recruitment of teachers but the District Service Commission recruited 55, in addition to staff in other departments. This left the district with a wage shortfall of more than 664 million Shillings.
21:27
21:27

Kwania Pupils Study Under Trees After Storm 3 1

Galdino Obwor, the School Management Committee Chairperson, says they have held several meetings with parents to forge a way forward without success.
19:03
19:03

Apac Municipality Receives UGX 487M under USMID 2

According to Ogwang, the money will be used to furnish the office, finance the physical planning and urban system development, specialised technical plan and equipment, assess comparative advantages of localities and development of investment profiles. However, the Municipality is expected to receive an overall total of 34 billion shillings under the 3 years project that will end in the Financial Year 2021/2022
15:36
15:36

Kibaale Councilor Suspended for Misconduct Suspension 1 1

According to the letter, while serving the suspension, Bizimungu will not receive any allowance as a punitive measure. Bizimungu told URN on phone on Monday evening that he was yet to receive the suspension letter.
13:42
13:42

Moroto District Seeks UGX 230m for Desert Locust Surveillence Desert locusts 2

The money, according to the Chief Administrative Officer Charles Komakech Olubo will be used for field visits, monitoring the movement of the desert locusts, community sensitization and enhancing reporting mechanisms.
12:11
12:11

Karenga Defies NEMA on District Headquarters 1 1 Top story

Moses Dalili, the Karenga Chief Administrative Officer, says the construction will go on as planned until a court order is issued stopping the works. He says Karenga district was created by the parliament and the district was cleared to establish headquarters within the contested area.
10:41
10:41

Teachers at Bulambuli Resettlement Camp School Go 8 Months Without Pay 2 2 Top story

Michael Kitutu, the head teacher of the school, says the school has a challenge of teachers who haven’t been paid since the school started. He says parents tried to contribute some money for teachers in the nursery section but failed along the way.
16:22
16:22

South Korean Initiative Transforming Villages in Mpigi project 4 1

The model villages are established under the Saemaul Undong initiative, a community development movement, which builds a village or community to improve the quality of life of its inhabitants based on the spirits of diligence, self-help and cooperation. It was first adopted in South Korea over 60 years ago.
17:42
17:42

Mpigi Councillors Plot to Oust District Chairperson abuse of office 4 1

The district has been embroiled in a fight over the leadership pf the District Service Commission, since the end of the tenure of the previous commission one year ago. The bickering pits the District Executive Committee against the District Council.
15:10
15:10

Tororo District Authorities Decry Slow Repayment of UWEP Funds 4 1

The fund was set up by the government in the 2015-2016 financial year, to mainly improve access to financial services by women and equip them with skills for enterprise growth, value addition and creation of the market for their products and services. The funds are given to women with already established business enterprises who receive interest-free revolving credit to strengthen their enterprises.
12:53
12:53

UNICEF Halts Funding to Pader District Over Poor Accountability health department 1

This follows the failure by the district to provide proper accountability for 224 million Shillings disbursed in the financial year 2018/2019 to support activities in the health and education department.
12:26
12:26

Luweero District Dismisses 26 Civil Servants for Forging Academic Papers

Richard Ssembajjwe, the Chairperson of Luweero District Service Commission told URN that the dismissed staff were summoned twice in Month of December 2019 to defend themselves over the alleged forgeries but they declined to appear. The one staff who had turned up at their offices disappeared before he was interviewed over allegations.
16:42
16:42

Magezi Revisits Role of Cultural Institutions in Local Government Structures Local Governments 3 1 Top story

Magezi observes that while traditional governance systems have, to a large extent, been replaced by modern state structures and systems at the national level, they are still relevant at local levels in many parts of the country.
16:16
16:16

Soroti Municipality Receives UGX6.6 Billion to Improve Road Infrastructure World Bank 1 1

Soroti Municipal Council received UGX. 6.6 billion for the construction of School Road, Harridas Road, Edyegu Road, Adams Road, among others under Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructural Development-USMID, funded by the World Bank. Another UGX. 2.7 billion has been allocated to provide street lights in all major roads and digitalized traffic lights at Soroti junction.
16:08
16:08

Amudat District Road Works Excite Residents 3

The district has fixed a total road distance of 89 kilometres on nine road sections in three sub-counties creating access to areas that were cut off due to a collapsed road network. The district Engineer Martin Opio says that over 260 million Shillings from the Uganda Road Fund has been spent on the task which started in June 2019.
18:36
18:36

Kyazanga Health Centre IV Stuck with Dilapidated Buildings 3 1 Top story

Mark Turyeijuka, the Kyazanga Town Council LC V Councilor and Lwengo District Works Committee Chairperson, confirms the sorry state of the health center, which he has taken a toll on the morale of health workers and turned away residents.
15:00
15:00

Njeru Residents Storm Municipal Offices Over Destroyed Properties, Crops UMEME 2 1 Top story

Muhamad Katimbo, a resident from Bugungu LC I notes that they complained to Umeme about the destruction of their property but to date nothing has been done. According to Katimbo, they will not allow the power company to transmit power through their area for breaching the agreement they had with them.
14:11
14:11

Karenga District Fills 110 positions 2

The Karenga Chief Administrative Officer, Moses Dalili says successful candidates have received their posting instructions and have been inducted on their new assignments.
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