Uganda National Roads Authority -UNRA has set aside 7 billion shillings to revamp the drainage channel along Jinja- Kampala Highway. The money will be used to redesign the drainage channel and unblocking the whip holes at Owen Falls dam.
In his petition, signed by 9 councilors and endorsed by Municipal executive a copy of which URN has seen, Godfrey Kayemba Afaayo, the Masaka Mayor claims that Johnson Baryantuma Munono, the town clerk has frustrated service delivery and his stay is liability to the town.
Farmers under Bugisu Cooperative Union-BCU have tasked government to release a report of an inquiry into the affairs of the union. Last year, Amelia Kyambadde, the minister of Trade and industries appointed a three man committee led by Gordon Byakatonda to investigate the state of affairs at BCU.
â€œ People of Busoga are tired and fed up of this kind of embarrassment and humiliation caused by a few opportunists contrary to effort by his Excellence the president Yoweri Museveni to restore law, order and constitutionalism in the kingdom,â€ the letter reads in part.
Peter Ssekungu, Masaka District NRM chairperson is in trouble for organizing parallel womenâ€™s day celebrations. Ssekungu has been summoned before the party disciplinary committee to explain why he organized parallel celebrations.
A sharp disagreement has broken out between security officials in Isingiro district and councilors over the proposed eviction of more than 10,000 squatters on a piece of land belonging to Nakivale Settlement.
An acute shortage of doctors at Abim Main Hospital is putting the life of hundreds of people at risk.
Abim Main Hospital suffers an acute lack of doctors putting the lives of hundreds of patients at risk. Abim main hospital has two volunteer doctors who serve patients from Abim and neighboring district in Lango and Karamoja region.
Students of Gulu University, Kitgum campus have staged a strike over alleged poor administration and management of their campus. They accuse the university management of failing to provide them with Identity cards, lack of a computer laboratory, poorly stocked library and refusal to release their end of semester results.
Government is hunting for UGX 1.4 trillion to tarmac 2000 meters Kilometers of six major roads across the country. They include the road connecting Masindi Port to Musingu in Kitgum, Moroto-Nakapiripirit Road, Orio- Gulu, Karuma-Pakwach Highway and Mukono-Katosi.
Jacob Oulanya, deputy speaker of parliament has directed the Social services committee of parliament to investigate problems at Makerere University. The proposal to investigate the problems at the university was tabled by Alice Alaso, Serere District Woman Member of parliament.