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13:28
13:28

Fort Portal City Struggling to Operate Without Land Board 3 2

The lack of a land board has led to a backlog of requests for land titles and other tasks that are supposed to be performed by the board.
07:36
07:36

Fort portal City Seeks UGX 80M to Relocate Timber Dealers from CDB 2 2

Businge says they have set aside Shillings 50million under the Development Discretionary Equalization Grant- DDEG to kickstart the relocation exercise. She says that the money will be used to level the three hectares of land that will accommodate the dealers.
12:25
12:25

Lack of Physical Plan Fuelling Illegal Structures in Fort Portal 2 3 Top story

Samuel Musana, the senior physical planner of Fort portal tourism city, says that they are facing a huge challenge due to the absence of a blueprint, which is supposed to guide the development of the city.
11:27
11:27

Fort portal City Divisions Protest Deduction of 30% to Pay Court Debts 1 2

“As you are aware, the chief magistrate Fort portal in his attachment warrant dated 2nd March 2022 in which, two vehicles Reg LG 003-122 and LG 009-116 were attached to recover cost estimated at UGX 40,000,000 in the case involving Alituha Billy Vs Fort portal city. The money is to be recovered through Bwamwenda bailiffs and auctioneers with immediate effect," reads the letter.
16:09
16:09

Fort Portal Residents Block Road Leading To New Taxi Park 2 3

Theophilus Tibihika , the Fort Portal city town clerk condemned the actions of the residents saying it is uncalled for and they ought to have used formal means to communicate their grievances
12:43
12:43

Appointment of Seven Ministers from Tooro Draws Mixed Reactions cabinet ministers 3

For the past five years, the region had only five ministers who included Adolf Mwesige, Minister of Defence, William Byaruhanga, the Attorney General, Butime, Mutuuzo and Tumwebaze.
07:35
07:35

Local Government Ministry Pledges Support to Tooro Kingdom Projects 3 1

Magyezi, who had been invited by the Tooro king, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, said the ministry is so willing to be a kingdom’s development partner and he will be sending technical people to assess the projects that are underway for support.
10:22
10:22

Former Fort Portal Councillors Run to Court Over Sitting Allowances 2 1

Without citing a specific law mandating him to make changes, the minister went ahead to appoint the mayors of the municipalities as interim city mayors. Magyezi also promised to issue guidelines that were to be followed to form interim city councils and executives but the promise was never fulfilled.
08:51
08:51

Rehabilitation of Major Roads in Fort Portal City Resumes 1

According to the city engineer Herbert Kaihura, the rehabilitation of the roads will resume immediately and thorough supervision will be conducted to ensure there is no shoddy work done.
10:21
10:21

Fort Portal RCC Blocks Issuance of Certificates to Emyooga Saccos 1

This followed the failure by the Commercial Officer, Michael Karwani, to avail lists of all the members of individual associations that make up each of the 36 Emyooga Saccos in the city.
09:43
09:43

Tooro Kingdom Asks Kabarole Officials to Find Alternative Space for New District Headquarters 2 1 Top story

According to Rwabuhinga, the district owns 12 acres of land including the one hosting Busoro Sub County headquarters. But Kateeba has maintained that the kingdom owns over 49 acres of land in Busoro including the one being claimed by the district.
15:57
15:57

Fort Portal City Mayor to Prioritize Corruption Fight 4 1

In an interview, Ruyonga explained that most local governments are failing to perform to the expectation of the electorate because the political leaders and technical staff are corrupt.
21:42
21:42

Fort Portal Mayor Wants Street Parking Contractor Kicked Out 1

The said contract was awarded by Fort Portal Municipal Council in August 2019, to Woodfix Technical Services, to collect local revenue on the streets of Fort Portal Town. However, a few months later, motorists accused the company of inflating the fees, double charging vehicle owners and failing to sensitize the public about the parking system.
09:10
09:10

Tooro Residents Want Museveni to Talk About Unfulfilled Pledges Kyenjojo 2 1

In 2018, Museveni laid a foundation stone for the construction of Buhinga stadium in Fort Portal. The Uganda People’s Defense Forces – UPDF Engineering Brigade started the construction of the perimeter wall in 2019 and completed it in July this year. However, the construction of the second phase is yet to begin.
07:26
07:26

District Chairpersons Decry Late Release of Funds Rwenzori 2 1

In their presentation, the leaders noted that most of the funds from central government are released late and at times towards the end of the financial year, which makes them hard to be utilized.
17:21
17:21

Fort Portal City Council Moves to Evict Vendors from River Mpanga Banks Mpanga Market 2 1

According to the City Clerk, Innocent Ahimbisibwe, they have noticed that vendors are leaving the market stalls empty and resorting to selling their merchandise from near the river, which is leading to heavy pollution and degradation of the major water source in the area.
07:12
07:12

Fort Portal Health Centers Lack PPE, Not Observing SOPs task force 1 2 Top story

Murungi Monica, the Ibaale HC II in charge, notes that at on several occasions they have been forced to use their own money to buy things like gloves and masks because they last received a consignment from National Medical Stores -NMS about two months ago.
10:10
10:10

Financial Constraints Affecting Operations of Tooro Babies Home Robert Muhiirwa 3 1

According to the Matron, Betty Kemigisa, the Home has since its inauguration in 1,970 helped more than 9,340 children in the Tooro Sub-region but it does not get any government support.
12:53
12:53

Batooro to be Sensitized on Return of Kingdom Assets William Byaruhanga

On September 2, 2019, the Government of Uganda and Tooro Kingdom signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the return of the kingdom assets. King Oyo signed on behalf of the kingdom, while President Yoweri Museveni and the Attorney General William Byaruhanga represented the government.
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