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14:27
14:27

Fishermen Up In Arms Against AFALU for Destroying Licensed Boats 3 1 Top story

Charles Kuteesa, another boat owner at Busoke accuses the members of AFALU of destroying their boats without any explanation. He says that they need over Shillings 400, 000 to repair each of the vandalized boats.
09:44
09:44

Residents Query Companies Contracted to Manage Waste in Mukono Municipality 1 3

George William Ssemakula, a resident of Nabuti in Mukono Central Division, says that without a base in the municipality, garbage collection in the municipality will remain a myth.
14:21
14:21

Manpower Shortages Hamper Polio Vaccination Campaign in Mukono 4 1

The district dispatched 108 medical workers to carry out the exercise in the entire district with each parish receiving one medical worker. The district targets to vaccinate 147, 000 children.
09:55
09:55

Mukono Municipality Asks Health Ministry to Take Over Rotary Hospital 1 1

The 2 billion Shillings facility was constructed by the Rotary Club of Kampala on 10-acres of land donated to Rotary in 1996, by the Late Rotarian George Kasedde Mukasa for the Club to implement a community service project.
07:49
07:49

Kasolo Gives Buvuma Leaders Two Week's Ultimatum to Return Emyoga Funds 1 2 Top story

Buvuma LC V Chairperson, Ddungu says that the loan recovery is not failing because of the money he took but the poor monitoring of the projects of the beneficiaries.
12:50
12:50

Two Gov't Schools in Mukono in Sorry State, Skeptical About Reopening 3 3

The Head Teacher, Nathan Kalema, says that they used the money to buy handwashing facilities and slash bushes around the school. He says that they have asked district authorities to allow them to operate double-shift classes given the status of the school.
10:28
10:28

Mukono Leaders Clash Over Use of Borehole Drilling Equipment 1

Mukono district procured the borehole drilling machine eight years ago from Thai Appropriate Technology Co. Ltd at Shillings 900 million to increase the number of boreholes in the district so as to address the problem of water scarcity especially in rural areas. The district also expected to hire out the machine to raise local revenue.
13:59
13:59

Mukono Assistant Town Clerk Interdicted Over Mismanagement of Local Revenue

The internal audit report conducted in October last year obtained indicates that Ssemyalo failed to account for over 1 Billion Shillings of local revenue collected in the financial year 2020/2021.
14:09
14:09

Parents Asked to Volunteer Labour in Renovating Public Schools 2 1

Reports indicate that as schools reopen, many of them are struggling with dilapidated structures ruined over the last two years when the buildings were not in use. Schools in Uganda have been closed for close to two years, as one of the measures undertaken by the government to control the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
18:52
18:52

Construction of Illegal Structures in Mukono Blamed on Absence of Building Committee 1 1

The district building committee is supposed to scrutinize, reviewing, monitor, issue building and occupation permits, ensuring adherence to designs and construction of buildings in proper localities.
14:21
14:21

Mukono Municipal Councillors Want Appointment of Hospital Administrator Revoked 1 1

According to Deogratious Kayongo, the municipal social services committee chairperson, Wademe’s appointment did not follow the process of appointing district public servants and should be revoked until the rightful process is followed.
11:19
11:19

Leaders, Environmentalists Divided Over Plans to Degazette Namyoya Forest Reserve 2 1

Leaders led by Mukono Municipal Member of Parliament Betty Nambooze and Goma Division Chairperson Humphrey Kyase have since last week been meeting residents and municipal leaders sensitizing about the need to degazette the forest reserve.
20:45
20:45

Mukono Parish Chiefs Blamed for Frustrating Local Revenue Collection 2

Records at the district indicate that in the financial year 2020/2021, the district planned to collect 3.4 billion Shillings in local revenue but only realised 1.5 billion Shillings. The district collects most of its revenue from ground rent, building plans, landing sites and businesses.
15:29
15:29

Mukono District, Kyaggwe County Feud Over Property Kyaggwe County, 2 2

The properties include the youth centre, community resource centre building and the ground space opposite the Chief Magistrates court. The properties were handed over to Kyaggwe County by the former LCV Chairperson Andrew Ssenyonga Luzindana following approval by the district council.
09:51
09:51

Private Health Facilities in Mukono Want License Fees Scrapped 3 1

In Mukono Municipality private health facilities are charged between 800,000 to 2 Million Shillings depending on the role and size of the facility.
17:22
17:22

Mukono Lorry Drivers, Cyclists Reject Daily Street Parking Fees 3 1

The municipality introduced charges for all vehicles and motorcycles parking alongside the streets of Central and Goma division to boost revenue collection and controlling traffic flow. Jeseneous limited was contracted to charge cars 1,000 Shillings per hour and 5,000 for a day while motorcycles are charged 1,000 Shillings a day.
12:39
12:39

Broke Sub County Borrows Furniture from Police Mpatta Sub county 1

Mpatta LC3 Vice Chairperson Jacob Kulunya reveals that the sub county lacks funds to secure chairs of its own. He notes that they borrow wooden bench seats from police to cater for people turning up for various services at the sub county offices.
12:01
12:01

Local Leaders Accuse Unidentified Youths of Clearing Kifungwe Central Forest Reserve 5 2 Top story

Henry Kiberu the Bugigi LC I chairperson, says that the youths have declined to reveal the identities of their superiors or provide their contacts.
11:49
11:49

Residents Want Water Extension to Lake Shore Communities Expedited 2 1

According to the agreement, Katosi town council that is housing the main treatment plant was supposed to directly benefit from water extension and connectivity together with the nearby sub-counties around the lakeshore such as Ntenjeru and Mpunge before it is handed over to NWSC as part of corporate social responsibility.
07:33
07:33

EC Ordered to Pay UGX 17m to Lawyers for Delaying Election Petition Kasawo TC 2 1

The ruling was made by Justice Olive Kazaarwe Mukwaya during the hearing of an election petition filed by Andrew Kabugo Kaddu challenging the election of Joseph Mulindwa, the LC III Chairperson of Kasawo town council in Mukono district.
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