Oryem says that the first challenge is that the only available option of chattering flights is too costly, even when there is a will to save nationals from the agony they are experiencing as a result of the lockdowns.
Aviation experts say that the construction of storied buildings close to the airport reduces flight height for planes to take off and land at the airport. They further argue that such buildings can easily be used by terrorists to launch attacks on aircraft, posing a security risk to residents and travellers.
The on-going airport expansion works include erection of a new cargo centre with storage capacity of 100,000 tonnes, way higher than 59,000 tonnes of the former centre, an apron, an upgrade on the runway 12/30 among others.
The operators led by their Chairperson, Jackson Sserubidde are now pleading with Civil Aviation Authority to reconsider offering them space close to the main parking of the airport where they can easily pick up travelers to their final destination.
Patrick Ochieng, a Senior Estates Officer at Oil Palm Uganda Limited told Uganda Radio Network that Rao threw in the towel because he couldnt survive the audit since he approved the fake transactions by Naidhu.
The suspect identified as Malimali Ndihoma Sisco Mashal Justine is believed to have been an ex-boyfriend to one of the victims. He was arrested on Monday while trying to leave Uganda through Entebbe International Airport.
The Criminal Investigations Department, the two did not have the approval for seeking medical treatment abroad. Medical referrals from Uganda require that persons seeking treatment abroad must be examined by a consultant who prepares a report indicating that their medical condition can only be managed abroad.
Vianney Luggya, the Public Relations Officer Civil Aviation Authority, says Air Tanzania is one of the five new carriers flying to Entebbe International Airport following an increase in traffic to the country.
Addressing the pilgrims, Sheikh Mubaje thanked them for sacrificing money to fulfill the fifth pillar of Islam, saying it will strengthen their belief and faith in Islam. He asked them to pray for peace in Uganda and unity of Muslims in the country as well as Muslim countries around the world.
Preliminary police findings show that Mukwate traveled to Uganda from Malawi by road carrying the suspected heroine and booked a flight with Ethiopian Airlines destined for New Delhi on Saturday upon his arrival in Kampala.
According to Yiga, because of the vigilance at Entebbe International Airport, traffickers have resorted to Lwakhakha and other borders to smuggle young girls outside the country with promises of employment opportunities abroad.
Diana Atwine, the health ministry permanent secretary, has urged health facilities not to turn yellow fever vaccination into a business venture. A total of 22 health facilities from Kampala, Tororo, Kabale and Entebbe have been given the green light to administer the vaccine by the ministry.