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15:29
15:29

Mukono District, Kyaggwe County Feud Over Property 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.
10:40
10:40

Mukono Municipality Freezes Accounts of Emyooga Beneficiaries over Irregularities 2

However, the ongoing assessment on the operations of the program by MPs discovered that none of the Saccos in the municipality returned the money.
14:03
14:03

Mukono SACCOs Fail to Recover Emyooga Funds Emyooga project 2 1

Meeting Members of Parliament assessing the impact of the program, the Principal Commercial Officer Beatrice Owembabazi said that none of the associations has returned the money.
16:16
16:16

Mukono COVID-19 Task Force Declines to Operationalize Party Branded Ambulances 2 1

The Taskforce reached the decision after Mukono District Health Officer-DHO Steven Mulindwa informed the members that the District Woman Member of Parliament, Hanifah Nabukeera had donated an ambulance to ease emergence responses and referral of COVID-19 patients. He asked the task force to operationalize the ambulance to play its role.
11:17
11:17

DPC, Mukono LC 5 Chairperson Feud Over Raid on Leisure Gardens 1 Top story

“My home in Hamu Mukasa village was attacked and surrounded by over ten armed police and army officers on orders from above to arrest me and my family for playing Church music on Sunday and offering food to vulnerable people who kept on coming to my home demanding for help since they did not get Nabanja’s money,” Bakaluba said.
16:26
16:26

Residents Protest Soil Dumping in Namanve Wetlands at Night 2 1

Although Richard Kyambadde, the National Environment Management Authority-NEMA principal wetlands officer claims halting dumping and establishing of any development in the area, LCI Chairperson Richard Lugoloobi says the abuse has continued since there was no security deployment made to stop the perpetrators who are committed to destroying the environment, nor to identify them.
11:59
11:59

Mukono Muncipality Residents Want Operations of Garbage Recycling Plant Revived 2

The plant was established in 2010 at 600 Million Shillings funded by World Bank. However, its operations stalled due to a lack of funds.
13:27
13:27

Buikwe Lacks Manpower to Monitor Covid-19 Home Based Patients 2

The Deputy District Health Officer for Buikwe Dr. Bruno Kiyonga notes that since the second wave was declared in the country, the district has registered about 500 positive cases bringing the figure to 622 but only 152 people are under monitored home based care while 58 are admitted.
12:22
12:22

LCI Chairpersons in Mukono Mobilizing Food for Vulnerable People Who Missed Relief Cash Food Reliefs 3 1

Benedict Mukasa, the Kitega LCI Chairperson notes that they are overwhelmed by people who include taxi touts, roadside vendors and slum dwellers flocking their homes demanding for assistance.
12:54
12:54

Mukono General Hospital Receives Ambulance to Ease COVID-19 Referrals 1 2

The donated ambulance has two oxygen cylinders, a suction unit, a spinal board, rescue splints and bandages, a patient shifting roll, an ambulance chair and a sphygmomanometer instrument used for measuring blood pressure.
13:20
13:20

Community Decries Delayed Completion of Bishop Tucker Road 2 1

Mukono Municipality authoritoes embarked on the roadworks after community outcry about the countless potholes and dust on the 4km stretch. The work that started in November 2020 was supposed to end in January 2021 with upon completion of earthworks, bituminous and drainage seals.
15:15
15:15

Mpatta Sub County Headquarters, Police Post Closed Over Rent Arrears 2 2

On Friday, the landlord Mohamed Kasamba locked all the five apartments and the police post. According to the tenancy agreement, the Sub County was supposed to pay 250,000 Shillings a month for each of the five rooms. However, Kasamba says that he is demanding Three Million Shillings in arrears for one year.
14:32
14:32

Mukono RDC Rejects Request By Political Leaders to Join COVID-19 Sensitisation Drive 2 1

The Mukono District Speaker, Betty Nakasi, says that they have been receiving reports of people dying of COVID-19 and unreported cases as their relatives don’t know what to do. She, however, says that the RDC has turned down their request as the District executive committee to traverse the district and sensitise residents on the pandemic without giving them any reasons.
13:12
13:12

Loss of LC I Chairpersons to COVID-19 in Mukono Frustrates Community Surveillance 3 1 Top story

Muhammad Wasswa Takwana, the LC I chairperson of Ggulu Cell A in Mukono Central Division, says that the situation is out of their hands after seeing their colleagues dying helplessly.
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