The draft proposes the introduction of the position of Chief Whip and a Secretary for Cultural Affairs within the administration of the caucus bringing to seven, the number of caucus executive committee members.
The General Secretary of the National Council of Sports NCS, Nicholas Muramagi has blasted the Uganda Olympic Committee UOC over poor handling of Team Ugandas contingent at the on-going 2016 Olympic games in Brazil.
State Minister for Primary Education Rosemary Seninde admitted that government is still struggling with parents to implement the programme, even though school feeding committees were set up to harness this.
Ripon Falls Hotel is one of the countrys first hotels. Located along Nile Crescent Avenue opposite Jinja Sailing Club, it is remembered as a place where Queen Elizabeth slept on her first visit to Uganda to commission the Owen Falls Dam in 1954.
Lira District Health Officer Dr Patrick Ocen says medical personnel find difficulty in serving persons with hearing and talking impairments because many of them do not have basic understanding on sign language.
At least 500 students admitted to Makerere University on district quota system have not received their admission letters. Members of the non-teaching staff at the eight public universities went on strike on August 1st demanding salary enhancement and arrears amounting to 28 billion shillings. The strike came into force as universities were preparing to open for the 2016/2017 academic year.
The DPP is challenging a decision by Makindye Chief Magistrates Court denying him an automatic takeover of a case in which Police Chief Gen. Kale Kayihura, and seven other senior police commanders are facing trial for police brutality against civilians.
Water and Environment minister Samuel Cheptoris says the non issuance of the production and export permits is aimed at restoring the forest cover in the region that was heavily encroached on in the last 20 years.