In the report it is revealed that 30% of the UPE teachers absentee themselves from the schools in the district each term. Mwirima cited an example of Ahamukungu Primary School located in a fishing village on Lake George in Kasese district, where a head teacher reported at this school at the beginning of the term and reported back at the end of the term.
In a heated district council session at the district headquarters in Kaweri, Mubende town council, Micheal Ntambi, a councilor representing Bageza Sub County moved a motion asking for Musiimeâ€™s censure for allegedly forging a nursing certificate which she presented as senior six certificate equivalent.
Eight months old Siamese twins Apio and Adong from Ngora district are at risk of death upon separation. The babies from Omaditok village share one heart and liver which upon separation will see one baby die. The twins born premature at seven months are separate from the head and from the pelvic downward.
Other affected roads Miwuula-Kalungu-Bukomansimbi road and Kigangazi â€“Bukomansimbi road. Kateregga explains that the heavy rains have flooded both River Nabazujji and Kyojja which have cut of these roads making transport difficult.
Gulu district local government employees are are crying foul over delayed salaries for the month of November, a situation many say will affect their preparations for the festive season if not addressed.
Oola Peter Nyeko pâ€™Akena has been facing charges of defiling a primary five pupil of Kitgum Public Primary School, who is also a daughter of a tenant at Nyekoâ€™s home in Ayul B. Prosecution alleged that the offense was committed on July 8th 2010.
The Midwestern Region Anti-Corruption Coalition-MIRAC has disagreed with police over a resolution calling for a vote of no confidence in former presidency minister and Bujenje County Member of Parliament, Princess Kabakumba Matsiko.
The dead bodies include that of Scovia Ninsiima who died at her home in Kabubbu village while trying to give birth and an unidentified woman who died while seeking treatment in a shrine belonging to Joash Kisoro, a witch doctor at Kitoma village in Nabingoola Sub County on Tuesday.
At least 15 local members of Wotilwak community social group in Nambyeso sub county, Apac district are admitted at Abedober health centre Two in a critical condition after they reportedly drank Marua, a local brew during their group\'s meeting on Thursday.
A quarantine on animals and meat in Kamuli has raised black market prices of meat in the district. More than 70 businessmen are now pushing for a partial lift of a quarantine and ban on the trade in animal products following an outbreak of foot and mouth disease.
Government is to inject more than 19 billion shillings in the rehabilitation of Mubuku Irrigation Scheme in Kasese District. The one-year project would cater for the grading of roads, foot bridges, re-opening of water channels and renovation of buildings that have been dilapidated for over twenty years.