The impasse follows the suspension of Bennet Magara, the Chairperson Makerere Administrative Staff Association - MASA, his Secretary, Joseph Kalema and Dr Deus Kamunyu Muhwezi, the Chairperson Makerere University Academic Staff Association-MUASA. They were accused of misconduct and violation of the terms of their employment.
The leaders who were denied access include FDCs Harold Kaija, UPCs Spokesperson Orach Osinde, Conservative Partys John Ken Lukyamuzi, JEEMAs Muhammad Kibirige Mayanja and DP Secretary General Gerald Siranda, among others.
The Project, funded by the World Bank has seen key infrastructural installations set up. Roads in the Central Business District have been tarmacked, with covered lined and open lined drains, paved pedestrian walkways, cycle lanes, solar street lights, and trash cans.
According to Tibemanya, four people succumbed to various illnesses at the hospital in 2018 without any of their relatives appearing by their sickbeds. Their remains were buried in Gulu Municipal Public Cemetery.
Muhirwe was kidnapped from Kaberebere town council in Isingiro district where he had gone to buy scholastic materials after spending the holidays at his uncles place. His kidnappers contacted his family demanding for ransom of Shillings 7 million.
The residents were evicted last week when a group of bailiffs, accompanied by police and Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF personnel, stormed the area, razed over 50 houses and slashed crop gardens, a new twist in a battle that has lasted more than 10 years.
Tumubweine Twinemanzi, the BoU Executive Director of Supervision started off by disputing allegations made by the shareholders of the defunct Global Trust Bank-GTB, regarding the manner in which the bank was shutdown.
The director in charge of evaluation and project development at Nation Planning Authority Moses Sanon Dhizaala, who was among mourners found at the cancer institute says the country has lost one of its greatest sons who longed for the transformation of the rural poor more so in Busoga where he served devotedly.
For at least 33 years, February 6 is celebrated annually to mark the day Yoweri Museveni waged a five-year civil war that brought him to power in January 1986. But Tarehe Sita, as the day is popularly known, is linked to another historical event, 53 years ago, that may have given birth to Tarehe Sita. In this second part, minister Sam Odaka and MP John Kakonge try in vain to turn the tide, with only Kakonge eventually opposing the motion. As the motion sails through parliament, Prime Minister Obote returns, and the gun takes over.
On Sunday morning, Najjuuko again called the two purported assassins and met them near her home. They discussed details of the plan; including how the home would be accessed in the wee hours of the night. Unknown to her, the interaction was recorded on video.
The strategy that would see all opposition parties field a single candidate against National Resistance Movement NRM candidates across the country was presented by DP last month. DP argued that candidates would be chosen from a party that is strong in the region.
The vehicle which was transporting agricultural produce and traders from Kinoni Market in Mbarara district to Ntungamo town was reportedly trying to avoid hitting a lorry that was making a U-turn in the road when it lost control and veered off the road.
The Chairman of Rotary Blood Bank Program Board Emmanuel Katongole says the blood bank is in dire need of specialized equipment to facilitate testing, processing, packaging and production of blood components like platelets, red blood cells and plasma. Part of the money is to purchase a fully equipped Mobile Blood Bank.
Police says preliminary findings indicate that the fire was sparked off by an electric short circuit in one of the affected premises. This is the sixth time that fire is affecting traders in Elegu border point over the past three years.
Police at Wandegeya Police Station is holding in custody the Nyakasura Alumni Association treasurer, who is also a recently fired employee of DFCU bank, for allegedly using his position in the bank and stealing over 133 million Shillings from Association accounts held in three banks.
Documents recovered from the suspects during investigations show that in June 2018, Tumwesigye signed a contract with Hoima sugar factory to clear the bushes at Shillings 80million, which was deposited onto his personal account.
Mathias Kintu Musoke, the Sembabule RDC, says his office is struggling to mediate the land disputes some of which are threatening to turn violent. Musoke says seven out every ten matters that are presented to him since he took over three months ago are land-related.
FDC party president Patrick Oboi Amuriat was speaking in reference to squabbles in recent weeks that pit the FDC leadership against the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga over the leadership of the committee on Commissions Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises.