Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chaired by Serere Woman MP Alice Alaso failed to get convincing explanations from the directorate's accounting officer Godfrey Sassaga over numerous audit queries for financial year 2012/2013. Sassaga failed to adduce documentary evidence on how he spent seven billion shillings received as Non Tax revenue (NTR).
The outbreak was linked to the death of a 30-year-old hospital technician Ibrahim Bwambale, who died of last weekend in Mengo hospital. The ministry of health also announced that up to 80 people had been quarantined after coming into contact with the victim.
The Police in Pader district have arrested and detained a sister to former rebel leader Alice Lakwena, for conducting unlawful assembly. According to Police, Akwerojok and her husband never sought permission from the authorities to hold the meeting of more than 15 people at their home.
The petition filed through lawyers Mike Abwang Otim of Abwang Otim Company Advocates comes in the wake of repeated wildlife attacks in Oyam district especially along areas bordering Murchison falls National Park. Most affected areas include; Myene, Minakulu, Kamdini and Aber Sub Counties where stray elephants have often destroyed crops, killed and injured residents.
Cranes Head Coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic said that although he respects the West African side because of its quality and experienced players he trusts that the cranes side can perfumer remarkably if they stick to the game plan.
Authorities in Pader district are investigating some members of Village Environment Committees (VEC) in the district for promoting deforestation. A bag of charcoal in Pader costs between 20,000 and 35,000 shillings.
The 24 year old was suspended from the college on allegations of impregnating a female second year student and is now seeking a judicial review of the decision taken by the college describing it as arbitrary and illegal.