The accident involved a Gaagaa bus, a trailer and a tractor. Our reporter at the scene says that bodies and survivors are strewn all over the place. Rescue teams headed by the police and ambulance services are now ferrying survivors and dead bodies to nearby health facilities.
The red light on the performance of councillors has lately been raised by Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago, who faulted councillors for failing to produce reports, thereby bogging down the work of the council.
In his message, the UN chief applauded the continents leaders for reaching agreement on the African Continental Free Trade Area just a few months ago, creating one of the worlds largest trading blocs, comprising more than 50 countries.
Chandra Yashasvi, African Regional Programme manager at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK CPA UK says the training is aimed at enabling MPs to professionally engage the media without fear. He says its vital for MPs to have information at their fingertips and appropriately share it for the benefit of the public.
State prosecutor Abdul Salaam Waiswa presented five witnesses who informed court that Turyarenga and others still at large on the July 12th 2017, within Uganda knowingly and deliberately using a communication infrastructure sent a deceitful message to a certain telephone number of Jacob Kafureeka alias Jakajex the Mayor of Ntungamo Municipality.
Area councillor John Siriwayo says stray animals remain a huge problem to communities neighboring the park, whose main source of livelihood is agriculture. Siriwayo faults Uganda Wild life Authority UWA for remaining adamant to the plight of the farmers.
The land probe commission led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire has since learnt that all money for compensation of land owners is now channeled through a budget line identified as Project Support to Uganda Land Commission.
There is uncertainty on the next Principal at Makerere University Business School-MUBS will be ahead of the expiration of Prof. Waswa Balunywas contract on Monday. According to Prof. Balunywa, the recommendation by Prof. Baryamureeba for reappointment was in a bad faith since was not consulted.
Septrin is the brand name for a combination of antibiotics called cotrimoxazole, the main drug used to treat and to prevent a type of pneumonia called PCP. It also offers a high level of protection against toxoplasmosis and bacterial infections and is used to treat and fight conditions like flu, malaria, diarrhoea and tuberculosis.
Last year, Parliament declared Afzelia Africana, an endangered forest product requiring protection and effectively banned trade in it. However, Acholi sub region continues to fight illegal logging of the highly valuable tree species which only thrives in northern Uganda.
Over 200 refugees at the camp turned rowdy when a team from the Office of the Prime Minister and the UN refugee agency UNHCR visited the camp for a data verification exercise. The refugees accused humanitarian agencies of delaying their food distribution and starving them.
Prosecution further alleges that A4 Accused number four Alinda and A5 Kyabagye on February 2, in Kampala forged an invitation letter dated February 2, 2018 purporting that it was signed by Col Frank Bagyenda Kaka, the Director of Internal Secutity Organization.
The over 500 workers from various departments laid down their tools on Monday this week protesting among other things harsh working conditions, discrimination, Low pay, Illegal dismissal of their colleagues from work and the ongoing rumors that their wages would be reduced