FDC party official Christopher Kibazanga has been released hours after police in Kasese raided his home early on Tuesday morning sparking off running battles between anti-riot police and his supporters.
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.
The Vice President of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) in-charge of the League, Mujib Kasule has said the top 16 Division clubs are not ready to inherit problems by the Uganda Super League Limited (USLL), the body that runs the national League.
Youth councilors and chairpersons selected to handle preparations for the International Youth Day national celebrations to be held at Kabale Municipal Main Stadium are threatening to boycott preparations for the day accusing lead organizers of swindling money meant for their allowances.
Anti-riot police on Tuesday morning got involved in running battles with rioters who were protesting the cordoning off of the home of Christopher Kibazanga, the chief campaign agent for Winfred Kiiza in the Kasese Woman Parliamentary by-election.
Rashid Ssenyonga, the Kyotera town council LC3 Chairman, says the closure of this factory has rendered an estimated 90 people jobless. Ssenyonga claims that some of the youths who used to work there have become a security concern to the authorities.