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11:17
11:17

Hamuhambo Residents Protest NWSC Take Over of Water Scheme 8 5

Records from the district show that the construction of the Shillings 6 billion water project through local revenue started in 2019. The then district council led by its speaker, Gerald Akambasa, and LC 5 Chairman Kenneth Jogo Biryabarema resolved to implement the project in phases until its completion.
10:53
10:53

Gulu Residents Block Access Road Construction Over Compensation 5 1

Charles Kalinaki, the UNRA Project Manager for the road construction however says the majority of the affected persons have already been compensated. He says it’s quite strange that even those who have already been paid have joined the protest in solidarity with a few individuals whose payments are pending.
10:24
10:24

Illegal Fuel Store Likely Source of Kigungu Fire-Police 5 5

Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Area Deputy Spokesperson, says that preliminary investigations by the Police Fire and Rescue Services indicate that the fire started from a house where fuel had been stored.
18:10
18:10

Local Government Minister Summons Kamwenge, Kitagwenda Leadership Over “Dura” Quarry Row. 1 2

According to the leadership of both districts, the Quarry being contested over is Joseph Karungi, the LC V Chairperson of Kamwenge District says that the quarry is in Kamwenge Sub County. He explains that for a long-time Hima cement has been paying royalties to Kamwenge district.
15:00
15:00

60% Time, 38% Money for Lira Roads Gone yet Only 10% Work is Done USMID project 4 1

Morris Chris Ongom, the chairperson Lira City Development Forum cited unfavorable physical conditions and political interference as barriers to effective implementation and development of the project.
12:33
12:33

Slow Works On USMID Projects in Moroto Municipality Angers Residents 1

Betty Nambozee, one of the traders in the town, says the contractor dug up the roads and left leaving them battling dust in the streets. "They came and started digging up the roads and they have disappeared even after the Minister commissioning a ground-breaking ceremony,” she said.
07:53
07:53

Fishermen Count Losses As Fire Guts Houses, Shops in Kigungu 2

Eyewitnesses said that they saw tongues of huge flames suddenly rising from the wooden houses and kiosks in the area. Meddie Kaidali, a resident and former LC III councillor of Kigungu says that residents tried to stop the fire using water and soil in vain.
13:47
13:47

In Kamuli, Residents Stopped Waiting for Gov’t to Construct Health Centres 6 1

Flavia Nakato, a resident of Budhubirwa village in Bugulumbya Sub-County says that for decades their parish has had no health unit. Expectant mothers and other sick people have been trekking distances to access health services from far away from sub-counties, and according to Nakato, many were delivering babies on the roadside after failing to make it to the distant health centres.
17:01
17:01

Taxi Operators Losing Hope of Returning to Kampala Old Taxi Park 5 1

According to the plan, KCCA is supposed to work on the carpet or floor of the park, install 15 shelters measuring 1.5 meters where passengers can sit or stand to wait for taxis, construct two walkways, work on the drainage system, renovate office space, construct toilets and install security lights. Major works like the carpet layer and the drainage system have been completed.
13:09
13:09

Political Divisions, Land Grabbing Dominate Kayunga Campaigns Kayunga By-election 4 1

As they start their campaigns, the candidates messages to the electorate are centred around resolving the challenges that have characterised Kayunga over the years. One of the key issues is the decade long fight between the NRM District Chairperson Moses Karangwa and the Woman Member of Parliament Idah Nantaba.
09:45
09:45

Uganda Loses UGX 20 Trillion Through Corruption Annually-IG GIZ 6 1

According to the survey, at least 131 billion Shillings is lost through taxation, 459 billion Shilling lost in user fees utilities, another 820 billion Shillings lost in natural resources, and 15 billion Shillings lost in environmental degradation.
08:35
08:35

ICT Ministry Unveils Access to Information Guide for Civil Servants 5 1

Developed by Twewaza Uganda and Africa Freedom of Information Centre-AFIC in partnership with the Minister for ICT and National Guidance, the Civil Servants guide aims at unlocking the challenges to access to information for all Ugandans to promote inclusiveness, transparency, accountability, and good governance.
15:46
15:46

Covid-19 Mass Vaccination in Gulu Extended Over Low Uptake 3 1

The Gulu District Health Educator William Onyai told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Friday that they have only been able to achieve half of the projected targeted population in the one-week mass vaccination campaign.
10:53
10:53

NUP, NRM Candidates Start Open Campaigns in Kayunga By-election DP 5 2

The race attracted six candidates including Andrew Muwonge of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party, Harriet Nakwede of the National Unity Platform-NUP, Anthony Waddimba from the Democratic Party-DP and independent candidates; Boniface Bandikubi, Majid Nyanzi and Jamil Kamoga. They are all seeking to replace Feffeka Serubogo, who died just months after taking office.
16:49
16:49

Absence of District Service Commission Frustrates Recruitment of Parish Chiefs 3

In August 2021, Busia district council approved three nominees to the district service commission and forwarded the names to the Public Service commission for confirmation. However, to date, the Public Service Commission is yet to confirm the nominees, which has affected the appointment of key district staff.
12:47
12:47

Physical Planners, Land Officers Lack Equipment to Survey Government Land in Ankole 5 1

The Physical Planners says they spend between 200,000 and 500,000 to hire private surveyors to locate coordinates for government land to get titles which is a requirement by the Zonal physical planning office.
08:42
08:42

Teachers, Mbale District Officials Fail to Agree on Payroll Enrollment 4 1

During their mediation meeting on Tuesday, the Principal Mbale District Human Resource Officer, Anthony Wabomba told the teachers that they were wrongly recruited and that their posting letters are fake.
19:13
19:13

Katabi Town Council Gets Internet Hub to Facilitate Online Learning online studies 4 2

Daniel Kabanda, the Chairperson Headteachers and Teachers Association in Katabi Town Council says the hub is timely for both learners and teachers. Nabawanuka is urging the town council authorities and teachers to safeguard the hub and ensure all teachers and pupils benefit from using it.
18:06
18:06

Masaka RDC in Trouble For Meddling in Land Dispute 2 1

In his complaint, Kayemba accused Kateregga of using his powers to order residents to raze plantations on the disputed land, and accordingly uprooted cassava, cut down coffee and other trees.
13:41
13:41

Kwania District Struggles to Recover Youth Livelihood Funds 3

Allan Aboce, the Kwania District Youth Livelihood Focal Point Person attributes the poor performance of the program to poor enterprise selection, lack of training on financial literacy, and selfishness.
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