DRC lawyers today told the Hague based court that Uganda’s demand for evidence seeks to throw the 2005 ruling into the dustbin. Uganda only admits that between 1997 and 2003 when its soldiers occupied parts of Eastern DRC, they killed 32 people yet Congo is demanding compensation for more than 180,000 lost lives.
A government national charcoal survey in 2016 found districts in the Central region as the leading producers of charcoal (40.9%) followed by northern regions (39.5%). It also revealed that central region districts were the main source of charcoal supplied to Kampala (63.4%). The leading supplier districts of charcoal in the central region to Kampala were Nakasongola, Nakaseke, Luwero, Kyakwanzi.
This time, however, UTB says by Tuesday morning, they had received confirmation from 300 hosted buyers online, six times more than the previous year and expect more because they had sent invitations to 400.
The Adhoc committee of parliament led by Kaberamaido County Woman MP Veronica Bichetero is currently investigating compensation concerning land in Ndeeba on which a Church structure was razed last year, and the other in Lusanja, Wakiso district where scores of families had been evicted by one Medard Kiconco.
The procurement process right from the application, submission of required documents and announcement of winners shall be done online. Physical meetings shall only be done when required especially during final evaluation or interviews.
Parliament Budget Committee has faulted officials from the Ministry of Finance of undermining the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) provisions while coming up with an additional budget totaling 3.4 trillion Shillings for the coming financial year 2021/2022.