In a message issued yesterday Wednesday 18th July 2018 to all Regional, Districts and Divisional Police Commanders, Mugyenyi orders the officers to enforce the directive by President Museveni as issued during the Parliamentary address on 20th June 2018
While briefing parliament on Thursday on the security situation in the country, Odongo was tasked by Butambala MP Muwanga Kivumbi to explain why Kayihura is still being detained and why the government is not adhering to the constitutional requirement.
He says they will constitute the committee membership in the next two weeks and start work immediately. According to Musasizi, the Committee will interview and listen to all parties concerned like Mobile money dealers, students, youth leadership and some civil society organizations to ensure that they get adequate views.
In their petition to the Land probe, the Butaleja farmers accuse businessmen, Hajj Malik Koire and Abdu Kadri Hifude of grabbing their land with the help of armed police officers and stick-wielding men.
Erina Nuwagaba, a shopkeeper at Arua Park says she used to earn over Shillings 300,000 each day by selling merchandise to travelers but her income has dropped to Shillings 50,000 since Gaaga bus was suspended.
Amongi told URN on Thursday that her relevance in the Apac municipality MP campaigns is very minimal since she hails from Oyam district. The minister explained that she can only campaign in her Oyam South constituency and not Apac district.
Ndawula says that although district pledged to offer free land for the museum, the Central government is yet to pick interest in the proposal and they are planning to appeal to Ministry of Tourism again.
The proposal stems from wide protests amongst mobile money subscribers and dealers accusing government of double taxation following the enforcement of the 1 percent levy on all mobile money transactions.