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13:54
13:54

Lands Ministry Intervenes in Masindi Land Wrangle Eviction 1 1

More than 2,000 people from the villages of Bungucoda, Nyakarongo, Kiryana, Ijwamba and Kokoitwa in Kimengo were forcefully evicted from the land said to be belonging to Uganda Investment Authority-UIA in November 2019. The residents were given just a few hours to vacate the land.
07:32
07:32

Bishop Reconciles Masindi District Leaders Councilors

The warring parties reconciled on Monday during a meeting that was chaired by the Bishop of Kitara Diocese Rt. Rev. George William Kasangaki at Nyamigisa catholic parish headquarters.
12:13
12:13

Masindi LC5 Chairperson Storms Out of Reconciliation Meeting CAO 4 1

Byaruhanga says that he stormed out of the meeting citing the impartiality of Kiiza and the venue that he says was not neutral ground to enable smooth negotiations.
14:01
14:01

Masindi Speaker Rejects Petition to Impeach LC5 Chairperson councilors 3

However on Friday, the Speaker said the councillors did not follow the rightful procedures while signing the petition. He explains that according to the rules of procedure of the local government councils, all petitions have to be filed in his presence, which he says was not the case with the councillor’s petition.
10:44
10:44

Masindi LC5 Chairperson Risks Impeachment Councilors 1 Top story

Byaruhanga hasn’t yet commented on the move by councilors to impeach him as he couldn’t be reached by the time of filing this story. Trouble for Byaruhanga started recently when he locked the CAO’s office on September 9, 2019 paralyzing work at the district.
13:36
13:36

Councilors Demand Disciplinary Action Against LCV Chairperson for Locking CAO's Office LC5 Chairperson 2

William Mwambu, the Councilor for People with Disabilities-PWDs is now demanding for legal and disciplinary action to be taken against the LC 5 Chairperson. He says his action was uncalled for and it is not reflected in any law that the Chairperson is supposed to lock the CAO’s office.
17:29
17:29

IGG Impounds Masindi Speaker's Vehicle 2

John Nyakahuma, the Masindi District Chief Administrative Officer-CAO confirmed that the vehicle was impounded following a report by concerned citizens that it was being misused.
11:53
11:53

Budongo Residents Petition District Council over Poor Roads 3

Led by the district female councillor for Budongo Sub County Beatrice Byenkya, the more than 500 residents on Tuesday delivered the petition to the speaker, Moses Kirya.
15:00
15:00

Renovation of Masindi District Headquarters Starts district offices 2

Renovation works involves repainting both buildings, replacing broken glasses and doors among other repairs and will cost the district 40 million shillings.
12:46
12:46

CAO Clears Sub County to Spend UGX 41 Million Compensation Money road construction 1

In the letter, John Nyakahuma, the CAO Masindi says after thorough consultation, he found out that the money is not shareable as it does not fall within the shareable revenue.
11:05
11:05

UNRA Compensation Divides Masindi District Leaders money 3

The money totaling 41.3 million Shillings was given to the Sub County in compensation for developments that will be affected by the construction of Masindi-Butiaba road. The affected developments include a sugar plantation and trees occupying over two acres of land, and a market in Karongo Village.
08:03
08:03

UNRA Explains Masindi–Biiso Road Compensation Suspension 2

According to Kirungi, Mate contends that UNRA is compensating wrong people, arguing that it shouldnt compensate them for the land but only pay them for the development on the land.
14:15
14:15

IG, Police Investigate Masindi Over UGX 200M county 3

According to Byaruhanga, the money was meant to clear gratuity for three district officials who retired in 2016.
12:40
12:40

Masindi Muncipality Struggles to Recover Youth Livelihood Funds 1

According to the report released by Godfrey Bahemuka, the Masindi Municipality Principal Community development officer, the municipality received 225 million shillings for 29 projects, but has managed to recover only 75 million shillings for the financial years 2014/2015, 2015/2016 and 2016/2017
15:15
15:15

Two Parish Chiefs Arrested in Masindi for Fraud 2

The arrest followed findings of a field monitoring exercise led by Finance committee chairperson Salama Kugonza and District Revenue Officer Moses Kalyegira in the lower local governments. During the exercise, it was established that the Parish Chiefs take long to remit the revenue leading to misuse of funds and under-declaration.
15:33
15:33

Masindi Residents Block Road masindi district 1

The residents faulted the local leaders in the district for doing nothing to address the problem.
07:08
07:08

Masindi District Council Votes Against Age Limit Removal ugandan housemate 4 Top story

Hakim Kabagambe, a resident of civic ward in Masindi municipality said this is the first time the district council has acted with an independent mind.
12:00
12:00

Masindi Road Workers Demand UGX16M Arrears unpaid arrears 4

Ismail Haruna, the Civic ward councilor to the Municipal council says he has been following up the payment of the road gangs with the town clerks office but was told their money is still on the account.
14:36
14:36

Masindi CAO, LC 5 Chairperson Clash Over Tractor 2

In August 2015, OPM donated a tractor registration number UAW 249V to Masindi district to boost agricultural production. However, the management of the tractor has pitied the LC V chairperson against the CAO.
11:23
11:23

Miirya Sub County Chief Interdicted for Misappropriating Road Funds fraud

Bikuru was interdicted days after he was arrested for allegedly swindling 11 million Shillings meant for the construction of Nyambido-Rwemigali road.
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