The leaders say the policy will address drivers of conflict and the negative carry-over of decades of Lords Resistance Army LRA conflict still slowing down transformation and recovery of the sub region.
It stipulates that those seeking to sell alcoholic drinks in Gulu district must ensure that their places are located more than half a kilometre from education institutions. The others are all packaging must be in breakable bottles as opposed to polythene sachets, restricts the smallest quantity to 250 millilitres and establishes a district licensing committee to review licenses of operators amongst others.
Francis Okulu, the Acting Commandant Kyaka II settlement center, says since the refugees have managed to adjust to the life in the camp, they are being encouraged to utilize the plots of land they were allocated.
Alioni Yorke Odria is accused of allegedly using his position as a member of the Public Accounts Committee PAC to solicit for a bribe from an accounting officer, who appeared before the committee to respond to queries raised in one of the Auditor Generals report. While giving his personal statement before the House today, Alioni, who claimed to be an avid crusader against corruption, says the reports are a direct attempt to discredit his image.
Mathew Kanyamunyu was charged alongside his girlfriend Cynthia Munwangari and his brother Joseph Kanyamunyu before Nakawa Chief Magistrates Court this afternoon. The trio was subsequently remanded to Luzira upper prison until December 6.
The decision came after a whistle blower petitioned Parliaments Equal Opportunities Committee, presenting before them a carton of bottled Blue Wave mineral water bottles with visible black particles. The whistle blower asked the committee to probe the company.
According to the Kiira Regional Police spokesperson Samson Lubega, the deceased have been identified as Police Constables Nuwamanya Simon and Wafula Godfrey. Lubega says that the shooting happened when a group of ten police officers returned from a bar, to the barracks at around midnight and were denied entrance at the gate because it was beyond the regulated time.
The examination of the cartridges was undertaken in October 2015 by the Government Analytical Laboratory in Wandegeya based on instructions from Kajjansi, Bweyogerere and Kiwatule police stations. The intent was to establish the make and probable type of riffle that could have fired the bullets.
Sarah Namubiru, the Luweero District Agriculture Officer says they have received Shillings 175 million from World Bank through Ministry of Agriculture to establish demonstration sites to promote improved crop farming and storage.
On November 14th, 2016, 9-year-old Kevin Asimwe, a resident of Nsiika cell in Rubindi Sub County in Mbarara district met was killed by his brother after following a disagreement at an animal watering point.