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17:18
17:18

Parliament Demands Explanation over Delayed Polls in New Districts elections 2 2

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to explain government’s position on the pending elections in new districts.
20:47
20:47

Candidates Petition Speaker over Delayed Polls in New Districts nrm flag bearers 2

The contestants mainly flag bearers of the ruling National Resistance Movement NRM party said that their people have been deprived of services because they do not have elected leaders, eight months since the new districts became operational.
17:36
17:36

EC Releases Programme for New Districts Elections kaabong 1

The Electoral Commission has released the programme for elections in the newly created districts that became operational at the start of this financial year.
16:32
16:32

New Districts to Elect Interim Chairpersons on July 3 bunyagabu district

The interim Chairpersons will serve for a maximum period of six months, after which elections by universal suffrage shall take place. According to the Local Government Act, the interim district chairperson is elected by the interim district council from among its members by secret ballot supervised and conducted by the Electoral Commission.
11:10
11:10

Omoro District Finally Constitutes Govt new districts

Councillors on Wednesday evening elected National Resistance Movement candidate Damascus Odongo, the Lakwana sub county councillor their speaker in the second round of voting.
18:13
18:13

EC Seeks UGX3bn For Offices In New Districts 2

The Electoral Commission states that at the time of approving the new districts, funds to operationalize its offices in the new districts were not been budgeted for.
07:22
07:22

Parliament Approves 23 New Districts public expenditure 1 3 Top story

196 MPs voted Thursday evening in favour of a motion that was tabled last month by the Local Government Minister, Adolf Mwesige, seeking to create new districts. Only six MPs voted against the creation of new districts while three MPs abstained in a vote conducted by Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah.
16:35
16:35

Government Rallies MPs for Special Sitting ngo bill 2015 2 1

Addressing journalists this morning, Nankabirwa said she has an uphill task to get the required quorum.
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.
07:02
07:02

Cabinet Approves 4 New Districts, Rejects Creation of New Municipalities

Now, it is emerging that cabinet has only okayed the creation of four districts.
11:19
11:19

Govt Releases UGX 400M To Upgrade Roads In Otuke new districts 1

The government has secured a total of over 400 million shillings to tarmac roads in Otuke district. This is the first time government is moving to tarmac roads in in the area since July 2009 when Otuke was curved out of Lira district.
12:49
12:49

Town Councils Miss Out On 2013/2014 Funds new districts 3

Two parishes in Ntoroko district which were elevated to town councils haven’t accessed funds for the 2013/2014 financial year. In 2012, Ntoroko District Council approved the creation of Rwebisengo and Haibale town councils. The town councils started operating in the 2013/2014 financial but are yet to receive funds, for service provision.
12:05
12:05

Bamunanika Residents Irked by List of Proposed Districts new districts

Jonathan Kasule, the lead petitioner says that Luweero district council passed a resolution to create Bamunanika district in 2009.
16:45
16:45

Parliament Receives Petitions on New Districts 2

Parliament has received petitions from groups opposed to the creation of new districts, just weeks after government tabled a proposal in the House for 23 new districts to be created. The committee on Public Service and Local Government has, however, also received petitions from those who say the process of creating new districts has delayed.
10:24
10:24

Delay To Split District Angers Kasese Local Leaders new districts 2

Local leaders in Kasese district are angry with the government for delaying to split the district, two years after the district council approved the plan. In 2010, Kasese district council unanimously approved the plan to split the district into three.
17:19
17:19

Mbarara Leaders Divided Over Proposed Rwampara District rwampara county

Leaders from Rwampara County in Mbarara district appear to be divided over a government proposal to elevate the area to a district.
10:40
10:40

Creation Of New Administrative Units Halted new districts

The ministry of local government has directed all district chairpersons, mayors to halt the process of creating of new villages, parishes, sub-counties be halted with immediate effect.
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