21 Sep 2019 · Although Kabale Municipality submitted a budget worth two billion Shillings for the year, the ministry transferred seven billion Shillings to the Municipal’s account. The matter is now being investigated.
Although Kabale Municipality submitted a budget worth two billion Shillings for the year, the ministry transferred seven billion Shillings to the Municipal’s account. The matter is now being investigated.
The fees introduced by the municipal authorities vary between 500 and 10,000 shillings depending on the quantity of garbage generated from the various premises. The money in question is paid once a week to Tati Company limited, the firm which was outsourced to handle waste collection in the Municipality.
The 43-kilometre stretch connects Kaliro to Kamuli district and is a key route for the transportation of agricultural produce. But according to residents, the road is increasingly becoming impassable as its tarmac shades off, amidst gazing potholes and a poor drainage system which has made it prone to accidents.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango said the hunt for drug dealers follows a revelation by a marijuana farmer William Babigambe who supplies drugs to individuals in the areas of Luzira, Kitintale, Mutungo, Kirinya and Kasokoso.
The disease had affected half of the country by August with 65 districts reporting increased hospital admissions and at the outpatients’ department of their medical facilities. At the time, the number of malaria cases had increased by over 400,000 from 1million cases recorded by June last year.
The iron sheets were distributed to the sub-counties of Bombo, Kijongo, Kapapi, Kiganja, Kisukuma and Kyabisagazi in Kigorobya county as well as Buraru and Kabale sub-counties in Bugahya county. Each sub county received 50 iron sheets.
Kayongo was arrested two days ago on allegations of trying to bribe one of IG officers at the Kampala Regional Office in Kiwatule. At the time of the arrest, he was being investigated on allegations of embezzlement and diversion of public funds.