The UPDF has been involved in five external conflicts that saw them go to the DRC, Rwanda, South Sudan, Central African Republic and most recently Somalia. It is from the five missions, that Kulaigye now says the UPDF is a beacon of hope for the African continent.
KCCA has set November 29, 2014 for the re-election of the taxi operators leadership.The re-election follows a three day meeting between representatives of Uganda Transport Development Agency and TAXICOM which was chaired by Eric Sabiiti a lawyer from the electoral commission. The meeting came up with guidelines that will be followed in the election.
The report suggests that procurements worth Ugx 1billion for goods, services and works were undertaken without competitive bidding, a move which put the corporation at a risk of engaging substandard contractors and paying for substandard products.
The parties are now haggling over the rate at which each unit should be sold . While National Housing and Construction Company (NHCCL) put the rate at UGX 110million, the sitting tenants want to pay UGX51million per unit.
The delegation to DR Congo is also expected to petition the Congolese government not to extradited Sam Mugumya to Uganda on ground of political persecution and lack of an extradition treaty between the two countries.
The Head of State and President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo this Friday 14 November met with the President of CAF Issa Hayatou concerning the possibility for Equatorial Guinea to host the Africa Cup of Nations Orange 2015. Following fraternal and fruitful discussions, the Head of State of Equatorial Guinea has agreed to host the tournament from January 17 to February 8, 2015.
Odhiambo was cited in the illegal sell of three acres of land belonging to Uganda Police Force. The land is located in Ntantamuki in Kibanda Sub County near Uganda-Tanzanian border in Rakai district. It was allocated by the district administration in 2006 and thereafter gazetted as a special police station to guard against cattle theft in the region.
Gloria Sebikari, the senior communications officer with the Petroleum Exploration and Production Department (PEPD) says that preliminary work is now ongoing to excavate the waste, demarcate the area and document the level of destruction in order to process compensation for the family.
Revenues were expected from the sale and rent of Kingdom properties, bank loans and contributions from well-wishers, according to the budget presented by Kennedy Gusaalire, the Kingdom finance minister.
The project which started in 2010, focused on the restoration of the productive capacity of farmers, and strengthening linkages to agricultural service provision in terms of advice, supplies, processing and access to rural finance. It runs up to November 30th 2014.
The cancellation follows a protest by vendors against a series of guidelines key among which was a demand that elect a new gender sensitive interim committee of 30 members is elected to undertake fresh registration of beneficiaries.
The Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) is pleased to call upon interested individuals and entities (non-governmental and civil society organizations, research organizations/think tanks, media groups, production houses and others) to express their interest in preparing, organising, convening and broadcasting a substantive public issue-based debate series, with special regard for governance, human rights and accountability issues.
New York Red Bull defender Ibrahim Sekagya is in Uganda to morale boost the Cranes when they face Ghana a in a crucial 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
The accused Michael Gizamba reportedly strangled Edwin Waneloba using a rope and secretly buried the body a few meters away from his home in Mulanda B village, Mutumba Sub County. The boy was last seen alive on Monday.
The pipeline which was initially to be financed by the oil companies will now be developed through a public private partnership partnering with Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda, the East African community member states which expressed interest.
Masaba explains that even after securing a favorable consent judgment, government has only reduced the debt by Ugx 10 billion and reneged on its promise to clear the balance. He said they had contacted several government offices, including the attorney general, the solicitor general, the director of civil litigation and the secretary to the treasury, in vain.
The items delivered by the Kingdom youth-wing under their umbrella Amacumu ne Bitara bya Rukirabasaija (the king's swords and spears) included food, clothing, bedding's and utensils. But the messengers were blocked by the local authorities upon arrival at Budiba cell in Butungama Sub County, where the victims are camped.