Their secretary Paddy Twesigomwe said that field workers who pluck tea leaves earn 5700 shillings daily working for 22 days which makes only 125,400 shillings a month and they only want it increased to 10,000 shillings per day.
Tumwijukye says that since April 2010 when Bushenyi District Local Government entered an agreement with PIBID outlining a number of objectives and responsibilities for both Parties, the district has not benefited from the project. He notes that many articles in the Memorandum of Understanding have been breached to the disadvantage of the Bushenyi District Local Government.
The Finance cesretary said that the performance of the local revenue was below the target because amounts from co-funding for small scale irrigation by beneficiaries had not been paid yet and the collections from markets and business licenses were also affected by the lockdown.
Abias Rwamwiri, the Spokesperson of the National Drug Authority, says that during their operation on unlicensed drug shops, they found Akankwasa with a forged license in the name of God’s Will drugshop in Mbarara City. She later led them to Sande and Bob as the source of all kinds of forged documents in the region.
Ishanga Longino Ndyanabo, who replaced Makaaru following his retirement in 2006 described the deceased as a teacher who was very articulate. He says Makaaru, who supported Uganda People’s Congress-UPC later supported President Museveni to the extent that he gave him a small radio as he passed through Bushenyi.
Abias Rwamwiri, the Spokesperson of the National Drug Authority, says that Agaba is a lecturer from the School of Clinical Medicine at Kampala International University Ishaka in Bushenyi and owns a printery business.
FDC's Oddo Tayebwa lost the 14th January 2021 parliamentary elections after he collected 5,898 votes against NRM's Derrick Kabuura who collected 8,199 votes, Others in the race were Yedidia Nyakahangura of ANT who got 734 votes, Kenneth Akanduhura independent 166 votes, Elly Ahabwe Rukira independent 47 votes, Nasser Nduhukire independent 13 votes.
According to statistics from the district Probation office, the cases were registered between January 2020 and June 2021 after the first lockdown was announced by President Museveni following the outbreak of COVID-19.
Last week, residents of Mastya Village when they found kerosene freely flowing in their area from underground.
As a result, the Energy Ministry dispatched a technical team from Petroleum Supply Department to pick samples from the alleged wells and conduct an offsite survey.
Annet Tibemanya, the Ishaka division female councillor says that the Education Act 2008 mandates the District Education Standing committee to appoint one person with the approval of the district council to represent the local government on the school board.
Led by the Director of Western Ankole Civil Society Organization, Apollo Kakonge Lee, Engineer Generous Tugume, a lecturer at Kampala International University Ishaka Campus and Zadock Amanyisa, a reporter with Daily monitor targets to raise Shillings 5million.