The truck which was carrying illegal logs was travelling from Moyo district to Kampala but chose to reportedly dodge security checkpoints along Gulu-Nimule highway and sneak with the logs through Gulu town. The deceased include the driver and his co-driver, whose identities are yet to be established.
Bitangaro, together with lawyer Francis Owor Onyango, William Tumwine, an official from the Ministry of Gender and his wife Stella Kakuba were charged with seven counts emanating from a land deal between them and Kiboga Twegatte Cooperative Society Limited.
Brian Ampeire, the Kabale District Police Commander says that Musinguzi committed suicide in front of detectives at Kabale Police Station. Ampeire explains that Musinguzi had responded to summons issued against him for allegedly defiling a 17-year girl.
The rocks that warped on Monday afternoon have now split into particles which are now strewn across the road at a place called Nairobi in Kamu sub-county. As a result, the entire stretch of the road from Simu through Kamu to Kaseeremu has become impassable.
Jonan Kiiza, the senior corporate affairs and public relations officer at UEDCL says the generation facility at the hydro-electric power station is complete and series of commissioning tests have been undertaken last month.
The UPDF fourth division spokesperson Major Caesar Olweny says that a number of political leaders in the the area were trying to use their influence to have their relatives recruited as part of the ongoing drive to recruit up to 4,000 personnel to join the army as both professional and regular soldiers.
The meeting which was held on Thursday lasted over an hour in the Speaker’s office.
The Attorney General William Byaruhanga left the meeting earlier but the MPs remained with the Speaker. The MPs confirmed meeting Kadaga and Byaruhanga but declined to divulge further details.
It is for this reason that the agency has declared 2020 as International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife; a declaration which aims to use the new year to advocate for greater investment in these crucial health workers.
Hoima Municipal Mayor Mary Grace Mugasa accused the district leadership of frustrating the project, well knowing that possession of the land title is a precondition by the World Bank, before the implementation of the Project, which is funded under phase three of the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure (USMID) program.
In total, the sector will receive Shs 950bn in the 2020/21 financial compared to Shs 1.1trillion in the current year, according to the National Budget Framework Budget 2020/20/21 detailing what government seeks to spend on various activities.
According to a communication from the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige dated December 30th, the first person to appear before the committee will be Raphael Magyezi, the Igara East MP who was appointed Minister of Local Government.
The decision follows an application filed on December 17, 2019, by the Uganda Contribution Employees Contributory Pension Scheme –UCECPS through their lawyers led by Johnson Kwesigabo. They sought orders compelling Nelson Bemanya Twebaze to be removed from office and replaced with a one Nicholas Mwasame or such other eligible Insolvency Practitioner.
Rev. Fr. John Baptist Tumusiime, the parish priest, says that the clinic will offer specialized treatment for children below 13 years suffering from malnutrition, pneumonia, malaria, diarrhoea and other ailments.