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07:07
07:07

Rampant Killing Of Crested Cranes Upsets Conservation Campaign In Lwengo 1 3

Gilbert Tayebwa, the ICF South-Central Uganda Crane Conservation-Program Officer, says that Lwengo is one of the largest breeding colonies for the cranes but several have been encroached on by the farmers and bricklayers.
21:42
21:42

Multiple Borrowing, Diversion of Funds Ruining Emyoga Program in Lwengo Emyoga projects 3 1

Gonzaga Muteesasira, the greater Masaka regional coordinator for the program, reveals that the habit of multiple borrowing have been unearthed among the youth leaders and media practitioners SACCOs that were registered at levels of the three constituencies in the area.
11:12
11:12

District Chairpersons Demand Punitive Action Against Misuse of Vehicles 3 2

The leaders indicate that mismanagement of government vehicles is a challenge that needs to be addressed by introducing very tough penalties to whoever uses them recklessly.
15:39
15:39

Lwengo Authorities Reject OWC Piglets Citing Lack of Proper Documents 5 1 Top story

Apollo Jjuuko Kasiita, the Lwengo Resident District Commissioner, says the piglets were delivered at the time of the Foot-and-Mouth quarantine without the required documents.
07:10
07:10

Lwengo CAO, HR In Trouble Over Fraudulent Insurance Scheme 1 Top story

URN has established that the workers’ salaries have been cut without their knowledge and consent since April 2021.
18:24
18:24

New Lwengo District Leadership Pledges to Restore Human Dignity 2 5

Lwengo district, which was carved out of Masaka in 2010, has been in the limelight for the peculiar approaches used by the previous leaders in enforcing policies. The outgoing district chairman George Mutabazi is specifically known for flogging residents to meet their social responsibilities and assignments.
16:52
16:52

Natural Resource Departments Have no Funds to Monitor Pipeline Project 4 1

According to Godfrey Mutemba, the Lwengo District Natural Resources Officer, their departments don’t have a vote within the EACOP budget and are as such, incapable of following up on environment-related concerns that were indicated in the Environment Impact Assessment report.
17:50
17:50

Loser of Lwengo Workers Elections Petitions Court 1 1

In a petition filed at Masaka High Court Registry, Ponsiono Balikka Matovu who contested as an independent candidate says the elections conducted on January 27th 2021, were marred with inconsistencies that affected the overall results and the integrity of the process.
11:59
11:59

Lwengo Works Committee Accuses CAO of Selling District Assets Quietly 4

Led by Mark Twijukye, the Committee Chairperson, the councilors allege that Mulimira sold two double cabin cars, which had been grounded for some time, without notifying them.
13:51
13:51

Family Locked out of Graveyard in Oil Pipeline Way, Can't Bury their Dead 4 1

According to Sarah Nalugooti and her husband John Baptist Musoke, the caretakers of the 2-acre graveyard land, they have lost three people since 2019 but since the compensation is delayed, they have no money to buy another piece of land to relocate the remains of the deceased.
09:31
09:31

Petroleum Authority: Compensation of PAPs To Delay Further 3

Muhumuza says that they expected the FID around December 2020 so that the government can start the compensation in January 2021 but all this didn’t happen due to unavoidable circumstances.
10:39
10:39

Oil Pipeline: Residents Return to Earmarked Land csos 1 4 Top story

Yisito Kayinga, the Executive Director- Community Transformation Foundation Network (COTFONE), says majority of the people affected by the pipeline project didn’t receive any government relief.
16:48
16:48

Lwengo Councillors Threaten to Boycott Sessions Over Poor State of Toilets 1 3

Sarah Nakanwagi, the district Councillor for Lwengo Town council has expressed his displeasure during the council sitting arguing that all the people at the district headquarters are at great health risks over the latrines they use in answering the nature’s call.
15:35
15:35

Lwengo Vice Chairperson, Councillors Clash Over Proposed Auction 1 3 Top story

In December 2019, the Lwengo district council resolved to auction all vehicles, motorcycles and office equipment that is no longer in use. Councilors accordingly tasked the Chief Administrative Officer to generate an inventory of all unutilised assets for eventual auctioning.
13:14
13:14

Lack of Titles Exposes Lwengo Health Centres to Land Disputes 2 1

Lwengo District Council Speaker William Matovu Saitoti says that they have received notices from two of the claimants demanding that the district either pays exorbitant sums of money in the ground rent or relocate the facilities.
15:30
15:30

Lwengo District Surrenders Sub County to Support Masaka City Status 1 3

The Ministry of Local Government required Masaka municipality to meet key structural prerequisites that include, among others, having a minimum population of at least 300,000 people and land area measuring to 100 square kilometres before elevating it to a city. These pre-conditions warranted Masaka Municipality to extend its boundaries into the neighbouring sub-counties of Kkingo in Lwengo and Kalungu district.
17:33
17:33

Poor Remuneration Demoralising Village Chairpersons in Lwengo 1 3

Apparently, government pays 120,000 shillings to village council chairperson as their annual ex-gratia; translating to into 10,000 shillings per month. However, George William Mutabaazi, the Lwengo district chairperson says this money is too little to keep village chairpersons effectively perform their responsibilities, hence many of them being demotivated.
15:46
15:46

Lwengo District Leaders Clash Over Oil Pipeline Compensation 3 1

The disagreement pits Lwengo district Chairman George Mutabaazi against the Resident District Commissioner Jjuuko Kasiita, specifically over the evaluation process and compensation of Project Affected Persons in the area.
18:47
18:47

Oil Pipeline Affected Residents Protest Valuation Process TOTAL UGANDA 2 6

Total Uganda contracted NEWPLAN Limited to carry out the mapping and valuation exercise. It rolled out operations around April 2018.
07:06
07:06

Police Probe Killing of Lwengo District Accountant 1

Preliminary police investigations indicate that Ngabo was kidnapped by unknown people who strangled him to death on his way From a Mbirizi trading center to the district headquarters.
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