The outbreak of Anthrax was confirmed in Engali Sub county of Kiruhura district two weeks ago and has so far claimed 0ver 30 animals and left over 18 people hospitalized after being infected with the disease following the consumption of animals that died from the disease.
Police in Ibanda district are investigating the circumstances under which a 50 year old woman was hacked to death.Georgious Tumuhairwe a resident of Rwomuhoro II in Rwengo Parish of Kicence sub county was last evening found dead in his room with multiple cuts all over her body.
The court martial found Sergeant Juma guilty of causing the death of Private Nelson Kiiza. Court heard that on November 28th 2017 while at Kidedeya shooting range, Sergeant Juma shot Kiiza to death using a PK machine gun.
The municipality slapped a charge of 500 Shillings for every sack of waste collected from the homes and business premises in the town. But the move has been received with anger as a bigger section of the residents declined to pay the money on the ground that garbage collection and disposal is a responsibility of the Municipal Council.
Moses Binoga, the Coordinator, the Prevention of Trafficking in Persons Unit, says the victims, majority of whom are young females, complained of labor exploitation and scenarios of sexual exploitation.
Hassan Ssekilime, the president, Uganda Kickboxing federation, says the fight that fight that will take place at Agip Motel in Mbarara will be the first of its kind in Uganda. He says the decision to take the fight in Mbarara is meant to make the sport known to the people outside Kampala.
Simon Peter Okoshi, the Deputy Commandant of the Environmental Police Protection Unit, says the operations were prompted by numerous complaints on the rapid destruction of the ecosystem in the country.
The launch held at Mbarara oxford inn on Tuesday, was attended by leaders from 22 districts in western Uganda in preparation for the exercise which will cover all primary and secondary schools, across the country. The project will officially kick off on May 29 and end on August 25, 2017.
UCC Executive Director Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi disclosed the new enforcement strategy after meeting telecommunication companies today at the commissions headquarters in Bugolobi, Kampala. The meeting was also attended by the Inspector General of Police Kale Kayihura and Criminal Investigations and the Intelligence Directorate CIID boss Grace Akullo.
Noeline Nabawanda, one of the affected depositors, says she lost Shillings 2.89 million in the scam. According to Nabawanda, the SACCO managers connived to steal their savings before disappearing from their respective homes.
In his petition to Kampala High court, Karuhanga faults Alfred Namoah Masikye, the Makerere University Academic Registrar for denying candidates a chance to campaign, canvass and address their voters saying he had organized a speech of his life.
At midnight tonight Uganda shall become Independent. We shall have a Uganda flag, a National Anthem and Coat of Arms. These will be symbols, but independence does not begin and end with the selection and raising of a flag, the singing of a National Anthem and the display of a Coat of Arms. Our independence shall mean great responsibilities for all of us without exception.