Kwoyelo is currently fighting for his rights to liberty against the government of Uganda, arguing that he is being held illegally after the constitutional court ordered his release. But the Gambian-based continental body has indicated that it will decide on Kwoyeloâ€™s complaint of illegal detention by the Ugandan government at its next extra ordinary sitting next month.
Nwoya district has severed the agreement they reached with Uganda Wildlife Authority over Murchison Falls National Park. The decision stems from an alleged disappearance of two residents of Koch-goma Sub-county who went missing from the park two months ago.
People affected by the construction of the oil refinery in Hoima district say they are still uncertain of the future as they prepare to leave their homes for the unknown. The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has set aside five billion shillings to compensate over 8,000 to be displaced by the construction of the oil refinery in Hoima district.
The much anticipated corruption trial of suspended Principal Accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), Geoffrey Kazinda, failed to take off on Monday. Kazinda, who was arrested in July last year, was reportedly ill suffering from a soft neck condition at Luzira Prison and could not stand in the dock.
Mobile phone users have up to January 31 to check the validity of their handsets before the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) blocks their connection to telephone networks. According to UCCâ€™s Manager Communications and Consumer Affairs, Fred Otunnu, the elimination of counterfeit phones will be done in phases considering that already there are many such phones on the market.
Bulambuli District Chief Administrative Officer â€“ CAO Grace Namukura Watua is in trouble for alleged corruption and abuse of office. Namukura has been accused by the office of the Bulambuli Resident District Commissioner- RDC of illegally hiring to the private business entities the road equipments recently donated to the district by President Yoweri Museveni.