The joint committee shall meet today June 29th, to finalize Ugandaâ€™s position on the PIVOC, ahead of a meeting for negotiations with the pre-import inspection service providers on Monday July 1st, according to a statement read by Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde.
Drama continues to unfold in Kasese as Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere storms out of his palace despite heavy police deployment meant to stop him from traveling to Bundibugyo. Just hours after police deployed at the palace outside Kasese town and disarmed his guards, Mumbere tried to walk out of the palace, but he was blocked just about two hundred meters away as he approached Kilembe road to access Kasese town on foot.
Two police officers have been detained for opening fire on a rowdy crowd along the streets of Kasese town during a demonstration against the blockage of King Charles Wesley Mumbere from visiting Bundibugyo district.
The radio stations which broadcast on FM band were set up with the objective of disseminating messages urging members of the LRA group to abandon rebellion and return to resettle in their homes. But Jolly Okot Andruvile, the Regional Ambassador for Invisible Children, says the Congolese donâ€™t want the messages to be aired out in the local radios because they are in Acholi dialect, the language spoken by the brutal rebels.
Among the changes announced on Friday evening, Brig Sam Kavuma, who recently graduated from Kenya National Defence College, is appointed to Command African Union Regional Task Force based at Yambio, South Sudan. Brig Kavuma takes over from Brig Dick Olum, who has been appointed to command the Uganda Contingent in Somalia.
The Rwenzururu Kingdom Royal guards have been blocked from exiting the Kingdom administration offices along the Alexander Street as police takes over the streets of Kasese. Police are determined to prevent the King Mumbere\'s planned visit to Bundibugyo.
Pastoralists in Nakasongola district are always hit hard by drought and at least 3000 heads of cattle die per year as result of lack of access to water according to district Veterinary reports. The district also has over 254,000 heads of cattle.
The victim (names withheld) alleges that his brother has defiled her several times in the absence of their mother starting in 2011. She says that the baby girl she conceived in October 2011 and delivered in 2012 is actually a result of this relationship.
Rakai district local government on Thursday approved a budget of 36,042,018,000 billion shillings for the 2013/2014 fiscal year with more focus on improved livelihood of communities through properly identified and guided expenditure.