Wilson Agaba, a concerned resident says that the collapse of the bridge paralyzed has left them in miserable life with no motor vehicle accessing their area. Agaba says that energetic men had turned the bridge into a source of income by charging between shillings 2000-5000 per person to helping them to cross.
Like Jackson Abong Abwangamoi, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer in Kaberamaido attributes the salary issues to the wage shortfalls, which he notes is not matching with the recruited staff. He revealed that some staff are likely to go up to March, 2020 without salary if no immediate action is taken.
Presenting the Agenda before hundreds of locals, Beatrice Kiraso the spokesperson of Tooro People’s conference noted that the TDA intends to promote strategies that will enhance productivity and improve livelihoods in harmonious environment by a united people.
According to Peter Musisi, the Regional Coordinator-Uganda Vanilla Growers and Exporters' Association (UVGEA), the cost for a reserve force officer or a private security guard has gone up from sh300,000 to sh350,000 and above, per month.
John Mary Mugambe, the Ntuusi Sub County Internal Security Officer-GISO, narrates that it begun as quarrel before the deceased held a stick and started beating his wife accusing her of furiously demanding for the money.
The number of people that died in an accident which occurred on Friday evening along Masaka-Mbarara highway has risen to seven after two others have been announced dead this afternoon at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital.
Waiswa Bageya, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of works and Transport, in a letter to the Managing Director Nation Oil Distributors Sadala Musoke highlighted that clearance to make more trips to and from Kalangala is with aim to make transport to the Island district safer.