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12:14
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Kampala Markets ask for Free Water Supply to Enforce Handwashing KCCA 1 5

Frequent handwashing is being implemented world over as a basic protective measure against the new coronavirus disease. According to the World Health Organisation, washing hands with soap and water or using alcohol-based hand rub kills viruses and can prevent coronavirus from spreading.
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COVID-19: KCCA Sets Up Rapid Response Teams coronavirus 1

In a press statement issued Thursday, KCCA says it has set up Division Rapid Response Surveillance Teams comprising Doctors, Clinicians, Lab Technicians and Surveillance Officers.
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Kampala Central Mayor Calls for Regulation of Street Vendors Law Enforcement 3

KCCA Director of Gender and Community Service Harriet Mudondo says they are yet to complete the process of gazetting some roads in all the five divisions of Kampala for vendors.
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Lukwago Unveils KCCA Executive Committee Kyambogo University 4 1

While unveiling the committee members, Lukwago assigned each of them Ministries, under which they will operate. Each member shall be aligned to different directorates at KCCA such that they supervise, monitor and report about activities in those directorates.
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Kampala Minister Blames Faulty Street Lights on Lack of Maintenance Ministry of Kampala 1 2

Namugwanya explained that there are plans to design, build and operate a model to sustain street lighting in Kampala.
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Coping with the Changing Face of Namirembe Road Peter Kaujju 7 4 Top story

Gideon Kule, a Cobbler at Mukwano Arcade, says the Road has helped to control unruly Boda boda riders who would over speed. He says they are no longer affected by floods as the drainage system has been worked upon and the road raised.
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Businessman Seeks UGX 600M from KCCA For Demolished Property

Kizito has filed a suit the Civil Division of High Court against KCCA, Moses Atwine, the Directorate of Physical Planning KCCA and Joan Kyalimpa from the same directorate through his lawyer, Paulsen Nalubega and Co. Advocates.
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KCCA Speaker's Elections Set for March Kampala Capital 3 5 Top story

In a February 17th, 2020 letter to the Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago, the acting KCCA Executive Director, Andrew Kitaka, says KCCA will hold an ordinary meeting for the election of the Speaker and Deputy speaker under the supervision of a magistrate appointed by the court registrar.
06:59
06:59

Kyesimira Loses First Match as BUL FC Head Coach FUFA 1

Kyesimira signed a two-year contract of shepherding BUL as their head coach after the dismissal of his predecessor, Peter Onen whom the team directors faulted for poor performance and failure to win a match in the second round of this season.
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Gov't Approves Extension of UGX 139B KCCA Road Construction Project City Authority 1 3 Top story

During the presentation of the budget to council in January 2020, the Ag. KCCA Executive Director, Andrew Kitaka expressed fear that the money hadn't been added to the KCCA budget, saying they would seek its inclusion such that the authority can spend it.
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Museveni Donates UGX 10m to Aber Hospital KCCA 6 3

The donation was delivered by the Minister for Kampala Capital City Authority Hon. Minister Betty Amongi on Sunday during the celebration to mark the Golden Jubilee of the hospital.
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KCCA Seeks UGX 3 Billion for Street Lighting In Nakawa Division 1

Harriet Mulondo, the Director Gender and Community Development KCCA told URN in a phone interview that following the study, they have established need and will install lights on more streets in the central business District, markets, major walk ways like Nakivubo blue and Namirembe road among others.
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Wakiso District Turns to KCCA for Support to Improve Road Network transport 2 1

Wakiso District Engineer Sam Mwesigwa notes that the district has over 536 kilometres of roads, more than half of which are strategic roads, which however remain in a poor state and in dire need of an upgrade. Mwesigwa blames the state of roads on budget shortfalls.
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Ggita Declines to Hand Over Management of Wandegeya Market to KCCA Jonathan Ggita 2 2

The team from the Directorate of Gender and from revenue collection was appointed on 15th November. It was supposed to start work on Monday until KCCA conducts elections.
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KCCA Halts Debate on Budget Paper Over Kitaka’s Appointment Attorney General 6 1 Top story

It is unclear why the minister has failed to act despite advise from the Public Service Commission. On September 9th, 2019, Justice Ralph Ochan, the Chairperson Public Service Commission wrote to Kamya asking her to regularize Kitaka’s appointment.
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07:54

Kira Municipal Leaders Dismayed as Survey Places Kireka Army School in Kampala Benon Yiga 1 2

Founded in the 1970s, Kireka Army School is located inside the former army barracks which has since turned into a police barracks, partly housing police’s Special Investigations Unit in Kireka. The school, which was under Kira, as part of the greater Mpigi district, has been the epicentre of a broader boundary and resources dispute between the two administrative units for the last three years.
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KCCA Amendment Bill 2019 Draws Mixed Reactions from Councillors Bruhan Byaruhanga 5

Moses Mugisha Okwera, the Nakawa 1 councilor doesn’t have hope in the amendments. He says the laws are not the challenge of this country but rather poor leadership from the top. He specifically says Ugandans have a better chance to proper solutions when the leadership of this country is changed.
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KCCA Extends Court Valuations for 30 days city council 2

The extension will allow property owners who couldn’t file their objections to the property rates and be heard by July 1st 2019 to do so for remedial action. The extension follows a request by KCCA to the Kampala Minister to extend the time within, which the valuation court chaired by Wandera Ogalo will hear, the complaints.
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