In her handover report, the outgoing RDC Alice Muwanguzi observed that land conflicts were her biggest challenge and cautioned her successor to handle them with care. Muwanguzi advised the new RDCs to always work with leaders and Security Committees to resolve the conflicts.
The Inspector General of Government IGG Irene Mulyagonja recommended that the Education Ministry together with the National Curriculum Development Centre include Ethics and Integrity studies in the national school curriculum as a compulsory and examinable area.
Flanked by other opposition leaders from constituencies around Kampala, Dr Besigye re-launched the campaign today in Lusanja village, Kasangati Town Council, where hundreds of residents were evicted from a 9.6 acre piece of land by city businessman Medard Kiconco.
She was speaking in Moroto district this afternoon while commissioning the regional offices for the Office of the Auditor General, now located along Rupa Road in Moroto Municipality. The 3 billion Shillings facility was funded by the Financial Management and Accountability Programme FINMAP. It is the eleventh regional office for the Auditor General.
The directive comes three weeks after an outcry by traders during a visit by President Yoweri Museveni to areas down town Kampala. They told the president that they were harassed by Nabugabo Updeal Joint Venture, one of the consortia contracted by KCCA to collect garbage. The others are Kampala Solid Waste Management Consortium and Homeklin U Limited.
A research undertaken by Action Alliance on 15 floriculture farms highlighted among other issues the continued use of dangerous and unauthorized chemicals, which result into skin and eye irritations, liver problems, respiratory complications and cancer.
Film script writer Wetala told a packed auditorium at Makerere University that Blank Panthers mostly young cast speaks to Uganda to also have a change of leadership with young people taking charge, drawing applause from the audience.
According to Mondo, the sponsorship has only benefited students of the rich who shine with good grades after being facilitated to go through the best schools in the country, while the best and brightest learners who go through hardships are left to pay for their university education.
In his October 24th 2018 letter issued on behalf of the Inspector General of Police, Asuman Mugenyi, the Director of Operations Uganda Police Force raises no objection to the thanksgiving prayer and advises the organisers to secure a license for the venue from Soroti Municipality.
In 2008, President Museveni pledged to build a modern Stadium in memory of late John Akii Bua, Ugandas first Olympic gold medalist. Lira district local government subsequently allocated a 12-acre piece of land at Erute village to house the Stadium.
The president donated 250 million Shillings to each of the two main SACCOs in Kisekka and five million Shillings to each small SACCO in the Market during his visit three weeks ago. The market has over 40 small SACCOs, which however need to be formalized before accessing the money.
Robert Mwanguhya, the Hoima district physical planner says projects have brought in workers who need accommodation in an area which was once deserted and visibly has a shortage of accommodation facilities. These projects are expected to employ as many as 100,000 people in the construction phase and up to 2,000 in full-time jobs.
The Kyambogo University Chancellor, Prof. Elly Rwakishaya Katunguka, says they will not bow down to students pressure to reverse the new internship fees. He explains that the new fee that will apply to fresh students was occasioned by the increasing cost of student supervision.
Professor Edward Rugumayo, the Chairperson Tooro Elders Forum, argues that while finding development partners is good, he has never seen a letter appointing Gen Saleh to head OWC and wonders whether he is mandated to sign MoUs on its behalf.