The February cabinet decision proposes a relocation and resettlement package of 10 Million shillings, 20 bags of cement and unspecified number of pieces of iron sheets for each of the households currently living in disputed Apaa Township.
The report suggests that differing attitudes to healthcare between men and women help to account for the discrepancy in life expectancy between the sexes. In countries with generalized HIV epidemics, for example, men are less likely than women to take an HIV test, less likely to access antiretroviral therapy and more likely to die of AIDS-related illnesses than women, the study finds.
Juliao says crossing the emergency threshold is a significant gain made in eliminating persistent water crisis in Bidi Bidi refugee Settlement. He says before crossing the threshold, agencies had to collect and treat water from River Nile, a distance of more than 50 Kilometers using water bowser tracks for refugees to access water every day.
Last week, support staff under their umbrella association Busitema University Support Staff Association (Bussa) protested the destruction of their gardens by the university administration. The staff said more than 10 hectares of their gardens comprising cassava and potatoes that were ready for harvesting were destroyed.
Okuku is one of the 45 sacked staff by the institution last year. He was sacked for alleged incompetence and inefficiency. This was after he allegedly contested the awarding of 283 students with false marks.
The Gender Ministry that moved the Bill, proposes new electoral structures for PWDs elections. The Bill proposes that an executive committee at each level of government shall comprise five members with mobility impairment, visual and hearing disability, a youth and woman with a disability.
Ochen is accused of aiding the escape of an inmate David Anguria last month. He was picked at Soroti Prisons where he had reportedly surrendered himself on Friday, March 29th and allegedly tortured by Norman Aruho and Latif Muyamba, the officers in charge Moroto and Soroti prisons respectively.
The group reportedly shot dead a 10- year old boy only identified as Apalocolut of Nakapelimoru Sub County, Kotido district and two others; Lopus Apanaleso, 27 and Lotoya Rengetau 25, residents of Panyangara Sub County and Kotido Municipality respectively.
Lamwo district is hosting more than 34,000 South Sudanese refugees who have settled on at least 50 square kilometres of land since April 2018. Over 40 humanitarian organizations are also operating in the district. These include the United Nations – UN agencies and local and international not for profit Organizations involved in humanitarian work.
The students were challenging the outcome of Saturday’s guild elections won by Byron Luswata, a third-year student of law with 205 votes against his closest rival Timothy Obua, a second-year student of social sciences, who secured 203 votes. The two front runners are people power enthusiasts.
The students were arrested on March 28, 2019, during protests against a new tuition policy fronted by the university management. Under the policy, announcement in a February 13, 2019, communication, all students were expected to complete their tuition payments within the first six weeks of a four-month semester.
Under their umbrella association Busitema University Support Staff Association (Bussa), the staff say that more than 10 hectares of their gardens comprising cassava and potatoes that were ready for harvesting were destroyed.