Kerem explained that the same people he didn’t name tried to assassinate President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in 2016 and overthrow his government. He advised government and all Ugandans to consult the Turkish embassy in Kampala if they receive any Turkish organization they are not sure of.
According to the estimates for the year, the budget has been reduced by 1.4 billion Shillings raising queries on the municipals ability to extend services to the people amid budget shortfalls. The total budget estimate for the municipality stood at 17.8 billion Shillings for the year ending June 2019. However, only 21 per cent of it was realized, more than 50 per cent of it from conditional grants.
Under the strategy, residents and leaders in Entebbe Municipality will identify sites where waste will be deposited. The municipal council will then use four of its trucks to collect garbage and dump it in Nkumba where it will be modified and recycled.
Led by the Wakiso LC5 Chairperson, Matia Lwanga Bwanika, the leaders note that they have been pushing for having the entire district upgraded into a city district and wonder why government instead considered upgrading Entebbe which is one of the municipalities that make up Wakiso.
The swamp stretches from Nakiwogo landing site through Lugonjo to Kigungu road after the UN Regional Service Center in Entebbe Division B. On November 29th, 2018, the Commissioner in Charge of Wetlands and Environment, Inspector Collins Oloya wrote a notice to the affected persons.
Entebbe, Ugandas first administrative city is listed among the nine municipalities that are due for elevation to a city status as one of the strategies to promote regional development. The others are Arua, Fort Portal, Gulu, Hoima, Jinja, Lira, Mbale and Mbarara.
Both the market and the taxi park after commissioning will create space for more than 1300 people who are currently working on the streets in Kitooro. Kayanja now says, no person will be allowed to work on the road side after the commissioning of the installations so as to keep the area clean.
According to the area Mayor, Vincent Kayanja DePaul, Entebbe is still collecting very little in revenue from its tourist attractions. Up to 320 million Shillings is collected through tourism and it mainly comes from Hotel Tax, a levy taken from every hotel guest.
It has also been established that one of the beneficiaries in Mazinga Sub County used their share of the money to buy witchcraft as opposed to starting a poultry project. Yesu Afaayo, another group in Kalangala town failed to buy a washing machine as planned.
According to environmentalists, the qualities that make plastic an adaptable and durable product to use also make it an environmental nightmare. This is mainly because plastics do not biodegrade but they break down into smaller and smaller pieces that wreak havoc on wildlife and the ecosystem.
The Police crime report indicates that crimes across the country increased by 3.3 percent in the previous year 2017, with 252,065 cases being registered from 243,988 cases in the year 2016. 23 women were killed in Entebbe and Nansana municipalities in 2017.
State Minister for Local Government Jennifer Namuyangu last month announced that the collection of the 10 percent charges on every land transaction by village chairpersons was illegal because it is not provided for under the Local Governments and Local Council Regulations Acts.
The conductors were installed in eleven Primary and secondary schools in the municipality. However, the conductors in six schools have so far been stolen in Kigungu, Lugonjo and Manyago Primary Schools leaving school children vulnerable to lightning.
Earlier, government wanted the convention center to be constructed in Entebbe Municipality. Municipal Authorities earmarked land in Manyago Estate, Entebbe Division A for the construction. However, the land had encumbrance who demanded compensation of up to shillings 183 billion.
Initially, Entebbe Municipality earmarked land in Manyago Village Entebbe municipality to host the land. However, the more than 150 occupants of land demanded for compensation worth Shillings 183 billion to vacate the land, which wasnt readily available.
Around Kisekka Market in downtown Kampala, less than 100 voters have so far been verified from a register of more than 1000 people. Verification started at 10:30 a.am but has been halted several times because of the chaotic crowd around the polling centres.