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12:42
12:42

Masaka District Drafts New Policy on Public Land Management peter ssenkungu 7

Masaka Chief Administrative Officer Martin Lukwago says they are formulating a policy to stop the new District Land Board from further issuance of free-hold titles on public land. Lukwago told URN in an interview that a lot of wrangles in the district have a bearing on the current land management disputes in the area.
08:00
08:00

1,000 Pilgrims Set Off from Masaka Diocese to Namugongo uganda martyrs day 1 5

The journey and subsequent events are in remembrance of the suffering and death of at least 45 religious converts who paid the ultimate price for defending their newly found faith. Under the orders of Kabaka Mwanga of Buganda, the Christian converts were put to death between 1885 and 1887.
16:05
16:05

Masaka Issues Guidelines for School Shuttle Drivers security guidelines 1 8

The directive is part of the instructions issued by the Municipalitys education aimed at ensuring the safety of pupils following the rampant cases of kidnaps and murders
17:43
17:43

West Buganda Diocese Issues Guidelines On Overnight Prayers church of uganda 4 1

According to the Right Reverend Henry Katumba Tamale, Bishop of West Buganda diocese the council resolved to demand for high level of cautiousness from all priests intending to organize overnight prayers.
15:57
15:57

MPs Caution Local Governments Against Harassing Taxpayers 1 2

Sauda Namuleme, the Masaka Municipal Chief Financial officer and Joseph Ssebudde, the Town clerk Mityana Municipality told the committee that they had resolved to adopt a system of confiscating merchandises of non-compliant tax payers in the area.
13:21
13:21

IFAD Approves US$ 75 Million for Uganda's Oil Palm Project 1

Connie Magomu Masaaba, the Vegetable Oil Development Manager in the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, says the IFAD board approved Ugandas loan application to finance the National Oil Palm Project.
20:40
20:40

Masaka Municipality Faulted on Abuse of USMID Funds funds diverted 1 3

Masaka Municipality Town Clerk Paul Omoko said that the money was spent on procuring of planning equipment, Induction of political leaders, retooling of some offices, institutional strengthening, workshops, facilitating staffs on foreign travels and their career development courses, public sensitization among things.
17:20
17:20

Sembabule District Engineer, CFO Probed for Misusing Road Funds 1 3

According to the Auditor Generals report, the district received 312 million Shillings from the central government to cater for periodic road maintenance as well as the construction of new roads in the area. But the committee established that Musinguzi, with the engineers approval, paid 70 million Shillings for works on two community roads that have never been executed.
19:42
19:42

Masaka District Pleads with NFA over Halted Abattoir 1 4

Masaka District Chairperson Jude Mbabaali had preferred to have the controversy resolved by the court, arguing that the forest had earlier been degazetted. But Martin Lukwago, the district Chief Administrative Officer has backtracked on the decision.
07:35
07:35

Masaka District Roads Committee Blocks Diversion of USMID Funds world bank funding 4 1

Michael Mulindwa Nakumusana, the Nyendo-Ssenyange Division chairperson and a committee member says there are still many pending roads projects under of the municipal council to which this money should be committed to.
09:41
09:41

Masaka Mayor, Town Clerk Summoned Over Road Funds masaka district 1 3

Florence Namayanja, the Bukoto East Member of Parliament accused the municipal officials of hiding behind the World Bank funded road works in the area not to perform their responsibilities.
15:24
15:24

Mayuge Considers Palm Oil Tree Growing 1 5 Top story

Ruth Kibowa, the Mayuge District LC Vice Chairperson, says they have resolved to find better paying projects for the residents to substitute the traditional sugar cane plantations whose incomes have kept dwindling over years.
17:08
17:08

NRM Chairperson Assaulted for Meddling in Muteesa University Guild Polls 1 2

The students descended on Sseruwagi on Wednesday night at their main campus where he had gone for last minute-campaigns for Gonzaga Ssembuusi, the NRM party candidate in in the guild race.
19:33
19:33

Masaka RDC, Deputy Clash over Disputed School Land land disputes 1 5

Justine Nantale, who co-owns the property with her former husband Joseph Wilhelm Hendrix, a German, sought assistance from the RDCs office seeking to evict the children claiming ownership of the properties
10:44
10:44

Orthodox Anglican Church Applies to Join IRCU vetting process 2

Joshua Kitaakule, the IRCU General Secretary, says the Orthodox Anglican Communion applied to join the council in late 2017.
07:04
07:04

Government to Turn Informal Sector Borrowing-Kasaija skills development 5 1

Ruth Musoke Lillian, the head of skills Development Facility at the Private Sector Foundation Uganda, also reveals that they are currently implementing a World Bank funded project to help enhance skills of local people to address the impediments to skills development.
07:38
07:38

Masaka Demands Mass Measles Immunization measles outbreak 1 3

Mabeeri explains that 36 cases have been reported at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital, while in other health facilities, they are receiving overwhelming number of children with measles signs.
07:20
07:20

Excommunicated Priest Consecrated Bishop in Orthodox Church 6 1 Top story

Bishop Kateregga was consecrated by the Most Reverend Umane Christopher; the Archbishop Orthodox Anglican Communion in Nigeria on Sunday at a mass in Gayaza in Kyotera district.
16:04
16:04

Radio Ssuubi Lays off Workers Without Pay labour exploitation 3 1

According to Kasengejje, she received a phone call from her supervisor asking her not to turn-up for work, adding that when she insisted and went only to find the studio under lock and key.
18:27
18:27

Museveni's Directive on Taxi,Market Fees Affects Service Delivery in Masaka taxi industry 5

However, leaders in Masaka municipality say that the directive has severely affected their local revenue collections hence affecting services delivery.
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