In their application, the trio want High court to issue a permanent injunction restraining the Police or any other security agency from threatening to infringe on their rights to assemble and associate with a presidential aspirant.
Anyone who follows our engagement in Uganda knows that we actively support the development of all political parties in Uganda because their ability to represent a range of views effectively is central to a robust democratic process in which citizens are informed and free to make choices on key issues.
Former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has lined up a team of 35 lawyers to help his supporters who may be picked up Eastern Uganda as he launches his nationwide consultation program. Mbabazi is expected to hold his first consultative meeting in Mbale tomorrow to popularise his presidential ambitions despite various warnings from Police not to do so.
Teddy Atubo and Immaculate Ariokot, from Apuuton village, Arapai sub-county, were charged before Soroti Chief Magistrate Baker Rwatoro for engaging in a shameful act and interfering with the peace and convenience of others. They denied the charges.
The decision of the Supreme Court of the United States of America to change the definition of marriage is grievous. There is a saying, When America sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold. As a religious leader in Uganda, I want to assure all Ugandans that we will do everything we can to promote the good moral health of our people and resist such immoral viruses that may try to infiltrate our people.
In the past, preparing packed lunch for children was one of the key chores performed by parents. But the trend has shifted as incomes dwindle and households increasingly face stressed food insecurity conditions.
Dr. Patrick Ocen, the Lira District Health Officer says most care givers are demoralized by the appalling road network since they have to cover a distance of not less than 20km each time they move to access treatment at Aromo Health Centre III.