The Police Standards Unit has been deployed in Rakai district to investigate allegations by Ponsiano Lwakataka\'s relatives that police is mismanaging the cases against him. Noah Serunjogi, the Regional police spokesperson, confirms the development.
According to a contract signed between Ministry of Health and Yanjian Company Limited last year, the contractor (Yanjian Company) is supposed to renovate four wards, an Outpatient department complex, and build modern medical waste houses. The contractor is also expected to construct six staff housing units, a Laundry center and a Kitchen.
The two entities â€˜Tullow and Heritage Oilâ€™ have been engaged in legal battles arising from a deal that was struck in 2010 which saw Tullow agree to pay Â£1.45billion to buy Heritage\'s assets at the Lake Albert basin. The basin is estimated to hold about one billion barrels of oil.
The attack targeted presidential guards in Kinshasa and lasted for about 35 Minutes before being repulsed after a serious exchange of fire, Congolese government spokesperson Lambert Mende says. The attacked barracks is known as Camp Tshatshi.
Located near Mbale town in Bungokho south, Mutoto is the place where the first imbalu (circumcision) ceremony was officially adopted. The site has since hosted all subsequent imbalu opening ceremonies and to date respected as the birthplace of the illustrious Imbalu tradition.
Another bitter head teacher says Soroti district will never register good performance in Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) because the DEO demotes and transfers appointed head teachers to schools regardless of their grades.
Ugandan Psychiatrist Dr. Etheldreda Nakimuli Mpungu says countries need to plan, budget and see trauma and mental health as critical issues that need to be given priority now that conflicts are rising from different corners of the world.
Members of the Conservative party claim that youth representation has not yielded any positive results in terms of affirmative action and addressing the several challenges affecting the youths in the country.
Police in Masaka has been forced to call on vigilantes to check the spiralling crime rate. Police has deployed at least 284 members of vigilantes to fight the escalating cases of criminal activity in Masaka municipality.
As the Administration assesses progress in countering the LRA and deliberates on the future of U.S. efforts, we urge you to sustain core elements of the current strategy until Joseph Kony and senior LRA commanders are removed from the battlefield and the LRA no longer poses such a severe threat to civilians. In particular, we note the essential role U.S. military advisers deployed in the field play in supporting operations by regional forces, improving information-sharing and civilian early warning networks, and promoting voluntary defections from the LRA.
With just a week to the month of August, Representatives Jim McGovern and Ed Royce, who have been long-time champions on the LRA issue from Washington, have written a letter to President Obama encouraging him to recommit the U.S. advisors to this mission so that they accomplish its objective.
There are five islands located in Kanara Sub County, on the shores of Lake Albert. One of the islands is Mulango, where there is no single fully functional health centre. The residents living on the islands are forced to use boats to make a journey of two hours to seek health services at Ntoroko health centre or Rwebisengo health centre III.
The pilot project which does away with use of motor cars is to encourage walking and cycling and is to be piloted on Namirembe Road and Luwum Street. The ground breaking of the pilot project is to take place in July 2015.