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12:46
12:46

Residents Affected by Road Projects Demand Compensation land titles 1 4

At least 700 residents in Mpigi district have petitioned Parliament claiming UNRA has not adequately compensated them for the 60km Kampala - Mityana road constructed between 2008 and 2012.
17:11
17:11

Uganda-South Sudan Traders Renew Calls for Compensation 1 4

The 160 traders led by Rashid Manafa, under their umbrella body, Joint Action for the Redemption of Ugandan Traders in South Susan, lost their produce and now want Parliament’s Committee on Trade, Tourism, and Industries to intervene on the matter.
20:10
20:10

Witness Contradictions Shock MPs in Namuli’s UGX 2Bn Land Probe Covid-19 lockdown 1 3 Top story

On Tuesday, three witnesses including Peter Amara, Namuli's son-in-law, Kyle Lubega, and Richard Bizibira from Lubega & Buzibira Company Advocates, the city law firm that acted on behalf of the claimant gave parallel testimonies while appearing jointly before the MPs.
16:20
16:20

How Did Namuli Get ‘Paid’ UGX 2Bn for Land She Did Not Own? public resources. 3 1

While appearing before the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authority, and State Enterprises – COSASE on Thursday last week, Kyle Lubega, a co-owner of the law firm first told the lawmakers that in 2020, Namuli walked to their chambers to seek legal aid after the Government dragged on with her reparation.
10:36
10:36

Mestil Hotel Proprietor Given Three Days to Present Railway Land Purchase Documents land compensation 1

The 3.6 acre-land that belonged to the Uganda Railways was compensation to Kobusingye from the Uganda Lands Commission for her land in Naguru, which was taken over by the government.
08:11
08:11

Parliament Clears Compensation of Ndeeba Church, Lusanja Land owners Lusanja land case 1

The Adhoc committee on land compensation led by Veronica Eragu Bichetero has been investigating the compensation of property owners by the Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development in Bunyoro and Buganda regions.
17:27
17:27

ULC Fails to Acount for Land Compensation for Past 18 Months Ndeeba Church land 1 4

Veronica Eragu Bichetero, the Committee Chairperson asked the commission members to avail a three-year compensation list, but the commission pleaded to say they have none and searching for the files were difficult.
20:02
20:02

Police Forced us to Bury our Son Twice at our Cost, Nakitto Tells Kadaga security 1 3

Hajjara Nakitto, the heartbroken mother to a 15-year-old Amos Ssegawa who was shot dead by security forces in November says she was abandoned by Government after promises of helping her.
18:19
18:19

MPs Decry Slow Pace of Key Electricity Projects compensation 2 1 Top story

The concern was raised by members of the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament who are currently visiting parts of western Uganda, to study the extent of power penetration in the areas of Masaka, Mbarara, Kasese and Fort Portal, among others. They are bothered that some projects which were launched in 2014 have not yet started.
10:42
10:42

MPs Demand Release of Over 500 Land titles Held by UETCL compensation 1

Members of Parliament are demanding for the release of 568 land titles taken from residents of Masaka district by Uganda Electricity and Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) for mutation.
11:06
11:06

Residents Decry Mukono-Katosi Road Compensation Delays unra officials 1 3 Top story

Last year, Uganda National Roads Authority re-valued the land after residents complained that the money that was initially paid to them in 2015 was inadequate.
18:59
18:59

President's Talk Show Campaign Draws Mixed Reactions controversial bill 3 1

The president today started a nationwide tour, through which he will respond to questions from the public on the proposed amendment of Article 26 of the Constitution which sought to provide for the compulsory acquisition of land for development projects before the settlement of compensation disputes.
18:54
18:54

Govt Tables Uganda Wildlife Bill, 2017 stray wild animals 1 1

The Uganda Government has tabled a new bill that will provide for compensation for loss occasioned by animals escaping from wildlife protected areas.
09:41
09:41

Basajjabalaba Seeks UGX 85bn Compensation for City Abattoir 3

State Minister for Kampala Benny Namugwanya says that the authority has not been able to get any payments from Basajjabalaba Hides and Skins, the company that secured a 49-year lease for the city abattoir.
06:54
06:54

Language Barrier Distracts MPs Interaction With Chinese Contractors compensation 1 1

The committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises-COSASE faced a hurdle when it emerged that their visitors could only express themselves in Chinese, a language no other member was conversant with.
17:03
17:03

UNRA Asked to Recover UGX 47 billion from Chinese Contractors road construction 1 5

The companies to which money was advanced include China Railway 18th Group 12.9billion, China Railway No.3 Group 12.9billion, Zhongmei Engineering 96.5billion, China Railway No.5 Group 8.4billion and Chongqing International Construction Company 7billion.
08:02
08:02

Govt Suspends Livelihood Support Project To LRA War Victims uganda government 2

Government has suspended the implementation of a lifetime support project meant to benefit 7,000 war victims registered in northern Uganda. The victims suffered different atrocities including broken bones and physical torture during the two decades of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency.
17:30
17:30

MP Odoi Cited in Bogus Compensation fox odoi

Following the cancelation of the draft contract, Beachside Development Services that had paid US $ 6000 for processing the license went to court seeking compensation and damages for loss of business citing breach of contract.
17:12
17:12

Bundibugyo Residents Petition Speaker Over Compensation unra 1

Harriet Ntabazi, the Bundibugyo woman MP who led the petitioners says it is not clear who will resolve her constituents’ issues because UNRA sends them to ministry of finance which refers them back to UNRA.
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