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17:49
17:49

Bunyangabu Local Council Candidate Withdraws from Race james ategeka 1

Peter Musinguzi has dropped out of the race for the the Bunyangabu District Local Council chairpersons seat. Musinguzi, the interim district chairperson since July this year, was nominated last week as an Independent candidate following his defeat in the NRM party primaries by his rival, James Ategeka.
17:50
17:50

Appointment of Five Ministers from Tooro Draws Mixed Reactions new cabinet 2

Tom Mboijana, a resident of Harukoto in Fort Portal, doubts if people from Tooro will benefit from the new appointees. According to Mboijana, it is the friends and relatives of the ministers who will gain from their appointment.
19:09
19:09

5 Incumbent MPs In Tooro Region Lose Seats alex ruhunda 1

Five Members of Parliament in the Tooro region have lost their seats.
18:23
18:23

Gov\'t Tables New Motion on Creation of Districts cabinet resolution 3

According to the new motion, districts to be created effective 1st July 2016 include Kagadi, Kakumiro, Omoro and Rubanda. Those to come into effect by 1st July 2017 include Namisindwa, Pakwach, Butebo, Rukiga, Kyotera and Bunyangabu.
13:45
13:45

District Leaders Oppose Upgrade of Ibanda Town to Municipality municipality status

In a letter to the Ibanda district council dated 20th, July, 2015, the Minister of Local Government Adolf Mwesige said he had considered upgrading Ibanda town council into a municipality status after raising the required population of 100,000 people.
10:24
10:24

IGG Investigating Lira District Over Fraudulent Award of Contracts

In his letter, Mwesige singled out the reported irregular award of the contract for the purchase of Lira LC V chairperson\'s vehicle and revenue management contract at Amach Market in Amach Sub County.
16:59
16:59

Govt Rules Out Return Of Graduated Tax 2

Local government ministry has once again defended the abolition of graduated tax noting that there are no plans to reintroduce it.
07:34
07:34

Lira District Vows to Defy Minister on Lango Foundation Property 1 Top story

Early this month, Adolf Mwesige, the minister of Local government wrote to Benon Rwanguha, the Lira Chief Administrative Officer directing him to stay the implementation of the council resolution to withdraw various properties from the cultural foundation.
15:14
15:14

Minister Mwesige Take Over Of Property From Lango Cultural Institution lira district 2

Government has blocked a proposal by Lira District leaders to reclaim the property of Lango Cultural Foundation. In his letter dated February 3, Local Government Minister Adolf Mwesige instructs Benon Rwanguha, the Lira Chief Administrative Officer, to suspend the decision pending investigations.
11:51
11:51

Minister Mwesige Reinstates Sacked Mbale Vice Chairperson 3

Wandwasi who also doubles as the Secretary for Finance, Planning and Administration was accused of incompetence and abuse of office. The councillors pinned him for causing a financial loss of about 700 million shillings to the district in uncollected local revenue in the last financial year contrary to section 17 (b) and (c) of the Local Government Act 243.
10:50
10:50

Luweero Town Officials Petition Minister over Budget service delivery 1

The Luweero town executive has petitioned the minister of Local Government Adolf Mwesigye seeking his intervention in delayed reading and approval of budget estimates for financial year 2013/14.
09:40
09:40

Luweero Conflicts: Residents Petition Minister power struggles 2

The bickering between the officials has forced residents and district leaders to petition the local government minister seeking his intervention to address the stalemate.
20:17
20:17

Kyenjojo Chairperson Re-instates District Executive Team james byamukama

Kyenjojo district chairperson James Byamukama has re-instated the district executive committee two months after dissolving it over a disagreement with the technical staff.
12:14
12:14

Mixed Reactions Over Split Of Kabarole District bunyagabu district 2

In Kabarole, the elevation of Bunyangabu County is receiving mixed reactions with some saying that the creation of the district is good for service delivery, while others argue that the split has left Kabarole a small district.
17:31
17:31

Absenteeism Lands Kabarole CAO in Trouble

Civil servants in Kabarole district are in trouble over continued absenteeism in the district meetings and council.
16:36
16:36

Fort Portal Muncipality Rejects District Engineer 2

A three-billion shilling World Bank project hangs in balance after Fort Portal municipal council rejected the Kabarole district engineer and treasurer, who are supposed to supervise it.
16:28
16:28

Kabarole Councilors Defy Minister Mwesige on Censuring District Speaker censure motion

Last week, Mugabo wrote to Mwesige requesting him to intervene and save him from being censured by the district council. Mugabo’s problems stem from a letter he wrote to members of the committee instituted to investigate corruption in the district.
07:57
07:57

Minister Accused Of Interfering In District Work

The Minister of Local Government has been accused of allegedly interfering in the work of the Kabarole district executive committee (DEC).
10:37
10:37

MP Wants Academic Qualifications Set For Lower LCs local councils

Ignatius Besisira, the Member of Parliament for Buyaga East County in Kibaale district, has vowed to mobilize fellow legislators to debate and set a minimum qualification for lower Local Council leaders.
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