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18:00
18:00

10 Families Face Eviction from Wakiso Land 4 3

The families, among them elderly women aged between 70 and 85 allege that two land brokers identified as Augustine Kateebe and Julius Kyakulaga are claiming ownership of the land on which they have lived for more than 50 years.
09:07
09:07

Fight Child Abuse, Domestic Violence To Reduce Street Children- Uweso 3 3

Under their umbrella, Uganda Women’s Efforts to Save Orphans – Uweso, the activists have asked parents to desist from subjecting their children to harsh punishments because they force them out of their homes.
11:35
11:35

Land Wrangles, Domestic Violence top Rights Violations in Wakiso – Report 3 2

Titled "Wakiso District Huma Rights Situation Report" under the theme ‘Promoting human rights, advancing freedoms for communities in Wakiso', the report notes existing gaps in the realization and enjoyment of fundamental rights and freedoms within local communities in the district.
21:40
21:40

Ex-Minister Zzimula Mugwanya's Family Appeals To Museveni Over Unpaid Benefits President's Office 1 4

Some of his family members have appealed to the President to intervene and save the estate of the late Mugwanya that is being taken over by different people due to unpaid debts. Documents held by family members indicate that in July 2003, the chief government valuer wrote to the Solicitor General’s office indicating that the Mugwanya’s properties were destroyed and that the cost of rehabilitation was Shs10.6 billion.
15:23
15:23

Hundreds Turn Up for UPDF Veterans Verification in Wakiso 2

The UPDF First Division Spokesperson, Maj Charles Kabona explained that the exercise seeks to verify the veterans and their survivors. Upon completion of the exercise, a file will be opened for each of the persons to ensure that they or their children or relatives can receive their payments.
10:15
10:15

65-Year-Old Wakiso Resident Battles Relatives over Land Ownership 5 2

The woman; Maria Goretti Nakitende is accusing a section of her paternal relatives of plotting to evict her and her family, among them, her 86-year-old mother from the land which was given to them by her late grandfather in 1996.
11:23
11:23

Support Children Whose Parents are in Prison, Communities Told 3

Rights advocates have asked the society to embrace, accept and support children whose parents are in prison for being in conflict with the law.
19:34
19:34

Security Personnel Ordered to Produce Suspects in Court

Last week Hamidah Nabukenya, Lukonge’s wife petitioned the court alleging that on October 26, her husband and the three others were abducted by armed plain-clothed security personnel who bundled them into a car and drove them to an unknown place.
15:35
15:35

PWDs in Wakiso Ask Gov't to Increase Special Grant 2 2

Persons with Disability have asked the government to increase the special grant allocated to disability groups from Shillings 5 million to at least Shillings 30 million to enable them implement successful income generating activities.
10:20
10:20

Foundation for Human Rights Initiative Investigates Attack on Journalists in Wakiso wakiso district 6

John Bosco Tembo, a research associate at the Foundation of Human Rights Initiative recently met the assaulted victims to document their ordeal. According to Tembo, they intervened to help the affected journalists to get justice.
12:32
12:32

Wakiso RDC and Deputy CAO Clash Over Food Vendors 1 6

Bukenya recently food vending at Wakiso district headquarters alleging that some criminals disguised as food vendors steal district properties like computers.
10:54
10:54

NRM Leaders Beg New Wakiso RDC to Fight Land Grabbers Land grabbing 1 5

Newly appointed RDC Justine Mbabazi for Wakiso says that in the two weeks she has so far spent in the same office she is overwhelmed by complaints related to land grabbing caused by the people she referred to as mafias.
12:52
12:52

Wakiso Women Protest on Women's Day over Abducted Persons 4 1

Headed by the district vice chairperson Betty Ethal Naluyima and the district council secretary for health and education Margret Nakitende Gasanyula, the women claim that they cannot participate in celebrating the women’s day when their abducted husbands and sons are still missing.
07:21
07:21

Fifteen Abducted Persons Charged in Kakiri Court Martial Abduction 1 2

Wakiso District LC 5 Chairperson, Matiya Lwanga Bwanika had gone to Kakiri barracks in search of Cyrus Kasaato, one of the councillors elects who went missing a week and a half ago and was shocked to find the group appearing before the military court.
13:38
13:38

Wakiso RDC Kirabira Defends Government on Abduction Accusations Abductions 3

Kirabira says that the NRM government cannot abduct its people yet this was one of the atrocities that took President Yoweri Museveni and his colleagues to the fight a bush war which ousted the Obote government in 1986.
18:51
18:51

Mourners Block Minister From Presenting Government Message at Muzaata Burial 4 2

As soon as the master of ceremonies announced that Sarah Kanyike, State Minister for the Elderly and the Disabled was the next on agenda to address the mourners as the time for burial approached, the gathering made a loud noise opposing her appearance before them until the MC admitted that had been scrapped off the list.
11:23
11:23

Nansana-Maganjo Road Remains Impassable for Three Years 1 4 Top story

Francis Kisembo, the Wamala Zone LC I Chairperson in Nansana municipality, says the central government has been promising to work on the road for several years in vain.
15:29
15:29

UN Donates Equipment to Wakiso Rights Committee Wakiso district 1 4

On Monday, the Robert Kotchani, the country representative in the office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights handed over two desktop computers, a printer and accessories to the Wakiso District Human Rights Committee.
15:32
15:32

Nansana's Akright Road Caves in, Over 700 Residents Lose Access 2 4

Ochieng Zone LC1 chairperson Lawrence Kibirige says that despite so many formal communications made to Nansana Municipality calling for technical attention to the road, there has not been any response for two weeks now.
11:30
11:30

Wakiso Locals Offer Free Land for Roadworks 5 2

Katumba Wamala advised that the residents should accept to lose some their land for construction of the road without demanding for compensation like it is being done in other parts of the country
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