Judith Mirembe, the chairperson of Uganda Women Birders, says that they want to break the norms and barriers imposed on women in the industry. This is not an easy task in a society where gender discrimination still manifests in such ancient taboos like women not driving cars or wearing trousers.
Approximately 2.5 million children in Uganda live with some form of disability, according to an assessment by UNICEF. However, available statistics indicate that only 5 percent have access to education through inclusive learning and 10 percent through special schools.
Joicy Chemutai a farmer and a resident of Riwo said the production officer has created his own family SAACO by the names SAFINA where by every program that supposed to benefit the entire farmers end up in his Sacco.
Godfrey Mwesigwa, the chairperson of Jinja Christian leaders’ fellowship says that, they have been registering cases of manipulation, where presumed pastors extort money from believers, with promises of making miracles in their lives, which are never realized.
As the UN children's agency celebrated 75 years of its existence, the Uganda county representative, Dr Munir Safieldin asked government to invest more finances in routine immunization and school re-opening slated for next year
Retirement, according to Ongom, is not an abrupt occurrence but something everyone knows that would come at a particular time. Retirement decision is made when you're still very active in service. Retirement involves determining your goals early enough. It calls for financial discipline.
"What made it even grave is that the said money was meant for Northern Uganda post-war rehabilitation, the said region having gone through decades of war and trauma. Any person believed to have tampered with the said aid, in the eyes of reasonable and right thinking members of society would be equated to a mass murderer”, said Justice Ssekaana.
Joel Omoding Atadan, the SBA Marketing Manager confirmed the development to the Uganda Radio Network. However, he said the closure doesn’t mean they are completely closing down as they may redeem their operations once the Covid-19 situation in the country normalizes.
The suspects pose as land brokers and when they realize that their victims have ready cash to purchase the non-existent property, they in turn convince them to procure US Dollars at a lower rate, and then sell them the fake currency notes.
Henry Lugeye the Nansana Municipal Engineer says that the road will be rehabilitated in the 2022/2023 financial year. He however adds that a grader that will do maintenance works on the road has been purchased.
On the issue of transportation, Dr.Mugimba says the government needs to consult with the school managers to see how the learners can report safely. He says they want to ensure that during the reporting process learners do not spread the virus as they congregate for public means of transport. He says that during the second lockdown covid 19 spread very fast among the learners at the time when they were returning home as schools were closed.