Dennis Obbo, the Ministry of Lands spokesperson, has confirmed the development saying that it is coming after a successful pilot project dubbed Improvement of Land Governance in Uganda to Increase Productivity of Small Scale Farmers on Private Mailo-Land (ILGU).
Samuel Wandera, the Director International Relations at FIA, says in their own review, discussions and studies, they have established that launderers prefer to launder their proceeds in the motor vehicles industry.
Under the initial proposal, the government wanted to take over the land and deposit with the court, any compensation awarded to a dissatisfied property owner, pending determination of the matter. The government argued that the proposal was intended to remove hurdles faced in realizing time-bound infrastructural projects.
Johnson Mukaga, the Principal Land Management Officer at Wakiso Ministerial Zonal Land Office, says although they are blamed for poor service delivery, they are faced with a problem of poor facilitation.
Namulindwa says government lost the battle against wetland degradation, saying what remains is to help the encroachers to utilize them sustainably without causing more harm. She also asks government to plan for the rising population, which is piling pressure on the available land for cultivation.
Masaka Municipality Town Clerk Paul Omoko said that the money was spent on procuring of planning equipment, Induction of political leaders, retooling of some offices, institutional strengthening, workshops, facilitating staffs on foreign travels and their career development courses, public sensitization among things.
In his May 23rd, 2018 notice, Odonga Otto says he intends to move a censure motion against Amongi for alleged mismanagement, abuse of office, willful violation of oath of allegiance and oath of minister in relation to the fraudulent disposal of properties under the Departed Asian Properties Custodian Board.
The Land Inquiry Commission has grilled a city businessman, Huruna Semakula, for masterminding the grabbing of Nonve forest reserve land in Wakiso district. Semakula told the Commission that he bribed Wakiso Resident District Commissioner RDC Ian Kyeyune with 41 acres of land for his role in helping him to secure title for forest land.
The Justice Bamugemereire commission today grilled Wakiso District Staff Surveyor Dr Joseph Kizito Batwe over a controversial survey which nearly had tenants lose their land to a city tycoon. The land in question involves Gaster Lule, the Managing Director of Ntake Bakery, tenants and land owners on a block located in Burongo Kitikko, Kyandondo in Wakiso.
Jude Mbabali, the Masaka LC V Chairman accuses UPDF of acting in breach of the law by acting in the interests of Kakande. According to Mbabali, residents ought to be given at least 6 months if they are to be evicted.
KCCA Executive Director Jennifer Musisi acknowledged before the Lands Inquiry Commission that the two projects are behind the schedule. She however said KCCA has no powers to order investors to return the land which was allocated to them close to ten years ago.
ULC Chairperson, Baguma Isoke told the Commission of Inquiry into land matters the operationalization of the land fund under the1998 Land Act has received overwhelming response from landlords willing to surrender their land for compensation.
Naome Kabanda, the Assistant Commissioner In charge Of Land Administration at the Lands Ministry told the commission that the formulation of the land policy had to take three election cycles before it was approved in 2014.