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07:28
07:28

Kira Municipal Council Approves Motion for Elevation to City Status 1 8

Mark Sserunjogi Mukiibi, the Kimwanyi ward councillor supported the motion, saying that Kira municipality is developing at a high speed.
11:52
11:52

Wakiso District Councillors Refuse to Approve Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 1 2

Lewis Kayanja suggested that the budget be referred to the finance committee for further scrutiny and to allocate the funds appropriately.
18:50
18:50

Wakiso District Launches Solar Water Project in Bussi Islands Bussi Sub County 9 3

The Wakiso district water engineer Isaac Galabuzi said that this project is going to serve all the people who are on the main island of Bussi which has 3 parishes of Bwayise,Tebankiza and Bussi with 11 villages.
13:20
13:20

Wakiso Town Council Drafts Physical Development Plan 4

The Principal Physical Planner at the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Jotham Muyambi notes that the new plan will focus on developing the already existing growth centres than allowing more others to crop up as they focus on land use and infrastructural development.
19:16
19:16

Wakiso Residents Alarmed Over Poor State Of Access Roads. Wakiso Sub County 4

Local leaders say they have approached several district authorities requesting them to work on their road and they were assured that it would be done, but nothing was done.
07:53
07:53

Traders Profiteering from Expired Goods Dumped at Kiteezi Garbage Landfill food standards 3 4

Expired goods such as salt, sugar, baking flour, eggs, cooking oil, wheat flour, maize flour and beverages are among the over 1,200 tons of garbage disposed of the landfill each month but somehow find their way back into retail and wholesale shops and supermarkets for sale.
10:14
10:14

Wakiso Authorities Reverse Allocation of Funds to Private Road 4 Top story

Muhammad Kisekka, a member of the Works Committee condemned the technical team that had allocated public funds to work on a private road at the expense of community projects.
12:04
12:04

More Councilors Mean More Infighting, Wakiso Warns as Leaders Posts Double 3

The chief administrative officer Godfrey Kuruhira has said that the increment in the number of councilors from 52 to 112 will become a big burden to the district budget and hence the reason he has appealed to the ministry of local governments and that of finance to intervene by releasing funds from the central coffers to pay counselors’ emoluments.
10:58
10:58

Sh100m Vanishes From Kakiri Town Council 1 3

The village chairpersons claim that over sh100m which is intended to address concerns of the local communities at village and parish levels was swindled by some technical staff members at the expense of the taxpayers.
14:34
14:34

Wakiso to Get 112 District Councilors After 2021 Elections 2

Tolbert Musinguzi, the Wakiso District Electoral Commission Returning Officer, says the increase in the number of councilors is informed by the new areas of representation in the district.
10:07
10:07

Wakiso Authorities Resolve to Widen Nsangi-Buloba Road 1 3 Top story

Eng. Lillian Namutebi from Wakiso District Works Department, says they intend to widen the road in the swamp from the current 7 meters to 12 meters to avoid inconvenience when the construction work starts.
14:45
14:45

Namayumba Sub County Leaders Raise Concern About Lack of Secondary School 4

Students in the area are forced to trek long distances to schools in the neighbouring sub-counties which has led to a surge in the school dropout, especially among the girls.
12:22
12:22

Namayumba Town Council Residents Contribute UGX 140m to Construct Headquarters 5 1

The construction of the headquarters will cost 519 million shillings. Namayumba was elevated to town council in July 2011 and since then they have been renting office premises at 650,000 shillings per month
18:58
18:58

Nansana Municipality Businesses Exempted from Taxes Tax exemption 1 3

Nansana Municipal Mayor Regina Bakitte says that five members of her committee have already agreed to waive taxes from the beginning of the next financial year to prevent a catastrophe as the businesses struggle to recover from the abyss and attain the resilience to withstand an economic downturn.
19:50
19:50

Local Government Minister Intervenes in Nansana Budget Wrangle 1 1

Nansana, like other municipalities, should have passed its budget by the end of May but it didn't due to the ongoing wrangles. The municipality, in Wakiso District, has over the past two months failed to pass the over 23 billion Shillings budget due to wrangles between the Executive and Councilors.
13:47
13:47

Nsangi-Buloba Road Closed To Big Vehicles Culverts 2 3

Mwesigwa says the 5.4km road stretch has 16 visible cracks cutting through the road and may curve in at any time causing great danger.
17:11
17:11

Wakiso Considering Partnership with Private Clinics to Ease Accessibility Health Management

Dr. David Ssekabogo, the Wakiso Deputy District Health Officer, notes that given the nature of Wakiso, most health units are distant for residents.
18:13
18:13

Wakiso District Health Team Tracking COVID-19 Suspects 2

Dr. Ssekabogo, notes that the district has already training for all lavatory technicians ad epidemic responses focal person on how to collect the sample from suspects. “We have received all the logistical support Uganda virus research institute and this has made our job easy. So far we have collected samples from over 100 people whom with have been tracing."
11:35
11:35

Ministry Advises Districts, Municipalities to Halt Council Sittings 1

The advise was given by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya, at a time that the country is encouraging its citizens to stay home, and break the coronavirus chain. Up to 23 people have so far tested positive to the disease which has claimed thousands of lives, across the world, in recent months.
21:35
21:35

Wakiso Overwhelmed with Distress Calls of Suspected COVID19 Cases district 1 Top story

Joseph Kamukama, the Wakiso Division Police Commander, notes that much of the distress calls are coming in through security system given the fact that the numbers shared by the Health Ministry were widely shared and are inaccessible easily.
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