Medi Kaggwa, the Chairman UHRC, says most of the complaints rotate around detention beyond the mandatory 48 hours that were filed majorly during the pre-election period. Most of the cases were heard by the tribunal leading to the award of Shillings 219 million.
The charges relate to the misappropriation of more than Shillings 15 billion meant for the reconstruction of post-war northern Uganda and Karamoja sub-regions under the Peace, Recovery and Development Plan PRDP
Dr. Peter Waiswa, an Associate Professor at Makerere University School of Public Health, says although 65 percent of every 100,000 mothers deliver in health centers, they find the facilities empty which fuels maternal deaths.
Speaking during the hand over to the incoming UBC board chairperson Simon Kaheru this afternoon, Nabeta said UBC has inherent problems since it is a government institution, where certain procedures must be followed.
Proscovia Nakibuuka Mbonye ,the UNICEF Communication Officer says following an inter-agency assessment mission comprising of UNHCR, Office of Prime Minister, UNICEF and other partners, a new settlement is to be opened in Yumbe district.
In the second part of our Entebbe raid story, we look at how an attempted coup in Sudan forced the hijackers to abandon their plans of landing in Khartoum. Also, find out how, after the attack, Ugandan soldiers felt betrayed by Idi Amin and turned guns against their Commander-in-Chief.