Last month Nyanzi sued Makerere University for failing to abide by the orders of the Staff Appeals Tribunal which declared that her suspension was illegal since it contravened with rules in the employment Act, 2006.
Its a common annual practice by hunters and farmers in the region to set bushes on fire and burning vast lands whenever the dry season sets in. The districts of Yumbe, Moyo, Adjumani, Pakwach, Zombo and Counties of Terego, Madi Okollo in Arua district are the most affected by wild bush fires during the dry season.
Joseph Odongo, the Chairman Board of Directors Teso Anti-Corruption Coalition TAC says that most districts in the region dont follow the best practice of displaying public information on notice boards.
Statistics from the Ministry of Health show that three out of every five children who present with symptoms of fever suffer from bacterial infections. But according to the Uganda Pediatric Association, the frequency is possibly triggered by the abuse of antibiotics by both doctors and parents.
In the complaint, the 16-year-old girl accuses Ssebalamu of repeatedly defiling her. Andrew Lubega, the Programmes Officer at CODI says that the victim alleges that Ssebalamu has been picking her from town to his private home in Kitante zone where he repeatedly defiled her over the last three months.
The statement was issued two days after police blocked a planned concert at One Love Beach Busabala, on grounds that Bobi Wine had not obtained security clearance for the concert. Police set up three road blocks and stopped all vehicles that were heading to One Love Beach for the concert on Boxing Day.
But critics say that the appointment is void since the position is not provided for in government. The government, however, provides for the position of state minister for culture. The portfolio for performing arts is not catered for.
Doctor Edward Muwanga, the in-charge of Kakuuto health Centre IV, says although they are registering a significant decrease in new infections at the facility, the number of patients presenting with other secondary infections is increasing.