Nantaba had organised a procession of more than 30 vehicles and about 100 motorcycles, to take her through the streets of Kayunga, in disregard of guidelines issued by both the Electoral Commission and the Ministry of Health to control crowds,
Emmanuel Muwanga is among the victims found at Sir Albert waiting for surgery on his left leg. Muwanga says that he spent two days with a bullet stuck in his body following a scuffle between police officers and traders who were operating none food stores at Wantoni trading center.
Malwa dealers in Kakooza suburb near Mt. Lebanon Church and Nasuuti along Bugerere road in Mukono Municipality have started operating drinking joints during day time when police officers are presumed to be resting after conducting night patrols.
William Makumbi, the Ggulu ward councilor in Mukono central division reveals that once the municipality fails to address the matter in time workers are bound to use it as an excuse to dodge their duties.
Mukono Town Clerk, Richard Monday, says the move is intended to reduce confusion in the transport sector and stop reckless driving in major trading centers. However, the taxi drivers say they are ready to defy the directive because passengers avoid taxis in parks.
However, the two administrative units have been bickering over the management of the facility since it was elevated to a hospital. Mukono municipal council officials led by the Mayor, George Fred Kagimu claimed that it was the municipal council, which pushed for the elevation of the facility to a health center IV to a General Hospital.
According to the agreement between Mukono municipality and SOGEA SATOM Civil Engineering Limited, the contractor is expected to lay the pipes within 48 hours in the business center after delivery to avoid disruption of business.
Enock Kazungu, the group leader notes that garbage that is supposed to be collected is instead dumped on the streets, markets, corridors and restaurant areas, putting the lives of the residents at risk.
They explained to the legislator how they have been surviving on the streets and employing several youths. The vendors also claimed that they had moved far away from the road reserve but were surprised to see a tractor destroying their businesses.