Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda welcomed the funding saying it would make the refugees lives better. He says with enough funding, better services like classrooms, health facilities and also adequate food can be achieved for the refugees.
MPs on the Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises-- COSASE-- committee today grilled officials from the Uganda Railways Corporation URC to explain why RVR has failed to transform the railway sector under a public-private partnership deal for 25 years.
Ibin Ssenkumbi, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says the two brothers arrested their sibling and handed him over to Mbarara central police station for alleged theft of a motorcycle registration number UEE 061I.
A health worker at Nakifuma Health Centre III in Mukono district is in the spotlight for reportedly forging a medical report on a boda boda accident victim. Sarah Namakula allegedly made the medical report to police without ever examining the victim, Nsubuga Amiru Mitanda, who suffered a double fracture in his right leg.
In Kakumiro, Joseph Ssentaayi Ssenkusu, the National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate defeated his sole challenger Gerald Ssemanda Apuuli, an independent candidate to become the first chairman of the district.