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08:33
08:33

Kampala Ministry Embarks on Local Benchmarking Tours Ahead of Mega Infrastructural Development Masaka City Council 1 2

Led by Minister Hajat Minsa Kabanda, the ministry's delegation visited Masaka City Council on Monday to observe the implementation of projects under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development Programme (USMID), focusing on markets, street lighting, urban roads, and drainage networks.
14:05
14:05

Censored Masaka City Speaker Forced Out Of Office Masaka City Council 1 2

Ssempija was impeached by the majority of city councilors on grounds of abuse of office, misuse of his authority to suffocate free debate.
16:28
16:28

Court Rejects Application to Block Impeachment of Masaka City Speaker Masaka City Council 1

In September, a section of Masaka City Councillor embarked on the process to impeach Ssempijja, accusing him of tampering with official court records, highhandedness while executing his duties, misusing his authority to mistreat councilors, exerting undue dominance over them and neglecting his parental responsibility.
16:59
16:59

Masaka City Council Task Landlords To Refurbish Buildings, Walkways 1 3

Florence Namayanja, the Masaka City Mayor, says that both the technical and political leadership have unanimously resolved to instruct all property owners to work out plans for improving the outlook of their buildings, beginning with the central business area.
17:19
17:19

Lands Ministry Cancels Fraudulently Acquired Masaka Children’s Park Title Masaka City Council

The canceled land title is located on Elgin Road in Masaka Town; measuring measures 2.17 acres whose ownership has been under dispute between Masaka City Council and the family of late Francis Kakumba which also claims to have acquired the same land in 2011.
10:06
10:06

Masaka City Struggles to Meet Property Tax Targets Due to High Default Rates Masaka City Council 2

According to Michael Mulindwa Nakumusana, the Nyendo-Mukungwe Division Chairperson, the majority of property owners are not meeting their property tax obligations, which has contributed to a significant deficit in local revenue collections in the city.
09:41
09:41

Masaka City Makes U-Turn on Takeover of District Headquarters Masaka City Council 3 1

The city council leadership had planned to relocate its offices to the current district headquarters at Kitabiro cell, Nyendo-Mukungwe division, in line with the guidance by the Attorney General instructing the leadership of mother districts whose headquarters had been swallowed in the boundaries of the newly created cities, to find alternative sites for their administrative offices.
09:58
09:58

Masaka City Leadership Rejects Streetlights Citing Poor Quality Masaka City Council 1

According to Namayanja, the lights do not meet the quality specifications in the contract documents and therefore cannot produce the preferred light to serve the intended purpose. She says that compared to other existing solar-powered streetlights that were earlier installed in the city, the new ones produce very low light, yet they are expected to be brighter.
15:13
15:13

Masaka City Heads of Departments on Spot over Insubordination Masaka City Council 1 3

Rogers Buregyeya, the Chairperson of the Finance and Administration sectoral committee accuses the technical staff of deliberately frustrating the work of his committee by declining to attend any of its statutory meetings despite being served with formal invitations.
08:18
08:18

Masaka City Leaders, Businessman Bicker over Green space Masaka City Council 1 3

The leaders are protesting the ongoing construction works in a green space along Broadway road, Musisi gardens zone.
11:47
11:47

Village Leaders Tasked as Vandals Target Street lights in Masaka City Masaka City Council 1

According to Mulindwa, at least five solar streetlights have been vandalized within one month, and efforts to arrest the culprits have not yielded positive results. The vandalized lights are in Bulayi and Kitenga cells in the Nyendo-Mukungwe division and Kitanga cell in the Kimanya-Kabonera division.
16:55
16:55

Inquiry Unearths Collusion in Loss of Masaka City Assets Masaka City Council 1

According to the assets inventory by the Acting City Principal Treasurer Harriet Nakafeero, at least 35 known public properties that include pieces of land and buildings cannot have their certificates of ownership traced in the city storage system. They include the Mayor’s Chambers, Public Health and Education department offices, and Nyendo public market,
12:00
12:00

Contractors Finally Hand over Masaka Central Market Masaka City Council 1 2

The 18.05 billion Shillings modern market was constructed under the second phase of the Markets and Agricultural Trade Improvement Program-MATIP II, which was funded by a loan from the African Development Bank-ADB. The three-storied market has 761 stalls and 89 lockups
08:56
08:56

Masaka City Council Aborts Over Unpaid Allowances, Insubordination 3

The speaker had called the council session to discuss quarterly reports by the different committees as well as to consider resolutions of the executive committee on the intervention towards preventing the spread of the Ebola virus in the area.
13:11
13:11

Masaka City Leaders Decry Understaffing Masaka City Council 1 2

Florence Namayanja, the Masaka City Mayor says that the low staffing levels are affecting key departments that include; Physical Planning and Housing, Community Development, Agriculture and Production, Natural Resources and Environment, and Works and Engineering
16:59
16:59

Masaka City Registers Local Revenue Shortfalls Despite Installation of Digital Collection System Masaka City Council 2

According to records, the computerized system is yet to effectively bridge the revenue leakages in Masaka city, hence failing to meet its local revenue collection targets.
09:09
09:09

Slow Integration of New Parishes into Masaka City Irks Leaders Masaka City Council 2

The parish leaders indicated that their areas are still lagging way behind in terms of social services compared to other wards in the city.
08:58
08:58

Former Masaka LC V Chairperson Cautions District Against Selling Headquarters Masaka City Council 2 3

According to Kalungi, the current district headquarters, which sits on one of the fairly elevated sites in the center of Masaka city was the enclave of the former regional colonial administrators, hence a representation of the origin of political leadership for the entire greater Masaka sub-region now comprised of ten districts.
05:36
05:36

Masaka District Leaders Selling Headquarters to Block City Take Over Masaka City Council 1 2

Masaka District Chairperson Andrew Lukyamuzi Batemyetto says that the headquarters located at Kitabiro in Masaka city will be sold to enable the district secure the money required to construct new headquarters.
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18:25

Masaka City Leaders Demand Validation of Road Gangs Masaka City Council 2

The leaders argue that the city spends huge sums of money to cater for the routine manual road maintenance, but the work is not commensurate with the expenditures.
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