The office was in the spotlight in the aftermath of the 2021 general election when military and police personnel clashed with a team of supporters of the National Unity Platform –NUP who were presenting a petition to the office over human rights violations in the country. Several journalists were beaten and injured during the scuffle that ensued.
The Chairperson West Nile Kony War Victims Association said that after all their efforts including talking to President Museveni on phone have been frustrated, they have resolved to vote against all NRM Candidates in the next elections.
The passengers were injured around 2:00 am when a bus belonging to Link Bus Company registration number UBF 967K lost control and overturned. The bus was coming from Bwera in Kasese district and heading to Kampala.
Cosma Yiga, one of the Project Affected Persons-PAPs notes that despite the reevaluation exercise in which they were given a 34 percent increment on the initial compensation rates, they are still discontented and unwilling to forfeit their properties to the project.
The two officers; Brigadier General Christopher Kasaija, the commandant of the UPDF Air-force wing and the Deputy Commander of the Special Forces Command (SFC) Brigadier General Charity Bainababo observed that although political and military colonialism receded decades ago, a new form of colonialism through cultural impositions was knocking on the door.
According to the family, the unidentified operatives picked up Muhongya from Katholu trading centre-Nyakiyumbu Sub County on January 5, 2023, where he was with his friends. The operatives drove Muhongya to Bwera police station and took him to an unknown destination. Muhongya had shifted to Katholthu for casual labor and cotton farming.
The direction signage was allegedly removed by the community in protest of the street allegedly being named after Gen. Kainerugaba without following the procedures and lacked Sebei community leaders’ consultations.
The directive follows public outcry about the driver of a government vehicle registration UG-0915Z which reportedly damaged a child's suitcase at Buddo Secondary School over the weekend. One of the parents who witnessed the incident used social media to appeal for help to the student, and mounted a search for the driver.
They argue that the "directive" stopping schools from increasing fees does not put into context the fact that there are schools already charging high amounts of fees against those, especially in the rural areas where parents are paying very little fees.
Denis Ocaya, the Agonga Parish Councilor in Gulu City where the deceased hailed from told URN on Thursday that the matter was brought to their attention by two casual laborers who escaped from the farm.
The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango explains that Nakanjako disappeared from her marital home in Kinonya zone in Masanafu Lubya parish Rubaga Division in Kampala district around 1:30 pm.
Peter Mukobi, the Director of Gulu Regional Referral Hospital told URN in an interview that they lost at least 60 mothers, and 900 newborn babies in the region last year making it the biggest health burden.
Mpuuga observes that Uganda’s retirement benefits scheme is one of the most abused public resources that Parliament must investigate to ascertain the prevailing anomalies for appropriate interventions to streamline it.
In a data protection report released by NITA-U, Stephen Mugabe the Manager of data protection Affairs at NITA-U said that data protection officers in different organizations and government agencies had limited skills to ensure compliance with the law.