Sekabira, from the National Unity Platform was declared the duly elected MP for Katikamu North Constituency with 18, 716 votes while Gaddafi from the National Resistance Movement-NRM came second with 10,771 votes.
The Gulu City mayor, Alfred Okwonga, who presented the names of the nominees, said that he carried out a thorough background check on the nominees and is confident that they will perform to the best of their abilities.
Nyakato who is sponsored by the Uganda Athletics Federation will enter the games with a pedigree of holding the Africa record in the 800M race, which she broke in the Africa Deaf Athletics Championships in 2019 where she posted 2:08:3 seconds and won gold.
Andrew Ogwetta Otto, the City Councilor for Pece –Laroo Division North says due to lack of funding, a lot of Village COVID -19 Taskforces have become discouraged. He appealed to the City Clerk to speed up the process of having the disbursement used.
Micheal Longole, the Karamoja Region Police Spokesperson, says that their intelligence shows that some of the people buy more than 5 chapatis and take them to rustlers hiding in bushes after abandoning their homes.
According to information from the residents, Rev. Kasambula, who has been serving in Lwamata Catholic Parish had taken more than 2 years without visiting his property. He was reportedly shocked to find the suspect occupying his house and utilizing his land without his consent.
UCC spokesperson Ibrahim Bbosa, says they believe users are the first point of call in detecting and repelling the spread of fake news. He says they have been appealing to people to always first confirm what they come across before passing it to others. UCC, Bbosa says, has also been urging content creators to use social media responsibly.
Uganda had a $1.1 billion trade deficit with Tanzania at the end of 2020/21 financial year according to Bank of Uganda trade statistics. And it's the first time Uganda’s trade deficit and import bill with a neighboring country exceeded a billion dollar.
Muhammed Ssegwanyi, the spokesperson Usafi Market, says that the group wants to grab part of the market land. He says that when they approached him, he advised them to follow the laid down procedures to access it.