The sector came to a standstill in March after President Yoweri Museveni announced the closure of all borders, together with Entebbe International Airport, followed by the suspension of both private and public transport, business premises and any form of public gatherings.
Kampala Metropolitan deputy Police spokesperson Asp Luke Owoyesigyire said that investigations are ongoing to ascertain what exactly caused the accident and also find out those that participated in the act of burning the motorcycle .
Meanwhile, the ministry of health is also using Mandela National Stadium, Namboole as a public quarantine facility after the initial three facilities of Fisheries Institute, Lands and Survey and Mulago Paramedical school got fully occupied.
This comes days after the Permanent Secretary for the health ministry, Dr.Diana Atwine informed the parliamentary committee on Government Assurances that the Saudi government asked Uganda to clear a flight for its nationals or it would put them on a plane with our without the clearance.
The suspects have been identified as Allan Kihumuro 21, a resident of Kiryatete a Hoima town suburb, Moses Tugume 25, a resident of Kamusunsi village in Kizirafumbi sub county Kikuube district and Musa Mwanika 30, a resident of Kisiita village in Kakumiro district.
The Kampala archbishop Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has appealed to Ugandans to always appreciate the historical role played by Buganda Kingdom in the formation and development of the modern Day pearl of Africa-Uganda.
According to the quoting this month by forex bureaus, the shilling has gained as much as 203 shillings since March when it traded at 3,900 against the dollar as investors panicked over the impact of coronavirus and pulled their money out of the country.
Jimmy Ochero in his letter to the Secretary Office of the President, alleges that Hashaka has grossly deviated from the principals of the government adding his actions will taint the image of government and could result to withdrawal of public trust on the NRM government. He has also asked for his immediate transfer from Abim district pending investigations.
According to Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA all Boda Boda operators must be registered at any of the gazetted stages and this shall be their address to enable contact tracing in case of Covid19 infection. No boda boda is allowed to operate outside the gazzetted stages.
This brings the total to USD 823.1m (3 trillion shillings) Uganda has received from three lenders: African Development Bank, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to respond to COVID-19 since May 2020.
On July 22, Keith Muhakanizi, the Permanent Secretary and Secretary to the Treasury, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, sent out a circular to accounting officers and local governments requesting them to ensure that all schools return the capitation grant, intact, considering that the schools did not open for the second term.
Tropical bank, Stanbic bank, and Centenary bank have written a note to customers that their doors will be open between 8:30 and 5pm, a step away from the last three months routine where the banks opened at 9am and closed at 3pm.