The new guidelines have already begun to bit with over 50 building plans bounced back to owners on failure to meet the new set requirement. One of the victims is St Joseph Catholic Church whose plan to build a two-storeyed building along Hoima Road has been trashed.
At the wake of rampant mobile money attacks, police have advised operators to hire private security guards.
Armed thugs have in the last three weeks shot, killed over seven mobile money and hardware operators in Kampala and its outskirts.
Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) has started investigating Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) Chairperson, Sylvia Ntambi, over misappropriation allegations.
A CID source said Ntambi’s probe has been ignited by a more than 20-page document by whistle blowers in which she is accused of misusing EOC’s funds, practicing nepotism and tribalism while managing the institution
During a meeting held at Bwera Hospital in Mpondwe-Lhubiriha Town Council on Wednesday, Tshapenda argued that DRC has developed expertise and experience in managing Ebola and thus it was within the best interest of the patients to be repatriated to the DRC. Tshapenda says the patients will have an opportunity to receive treatment from their specialized unit at Beni which has a capacity of 60 patients.
Kampala Capital City Council has appointed area land committees from three divisions of Kampala Central division, Rubaga division and Makindye Division while those of Nakawa and Kawempe divisions are still pending.
Teachers of different schools in the area argue that the poor working conditions have discouraged them from executing their duties. They want the government to either improvise boats to transport teachers and pupils within the islands or construct teachers’ quarters.
A new wave of armed robbers moving on three motorcycles is puzzling police investigators. In the last three weeks, gun wielding thugs using three motorcycles have attacked several mobile money operators including robbing a hardware shop in Kampala and its outskirts. At least seven people have been killed in these robberies and others left nursing bullet wounds
Edward Kabuye, the Masaka hospital principal administrator says that the new complex will house at least 40 senior staff. He says that the hospital secured 9.6 billion shillings from government for construction.
Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Wednesday morning that the suspects have been conniving with the iron bar hitmen to buy stolen items from their victims such as television sets, laptops and mobile phones at cheaper prices and later sell them in their shops.