On Tuesday, the Court of Appeal upheld the High Court judgment nullifying the election of Moses Attan as the Soroti City East Member of Parliament. The Court of Appeal Judges Cheborion Barishaki, Stephen Musota, and Christopher Gashirabake also ordered Electoral Commission to conduct by-elections for Soroti City East.
Lydia Nakanwagi the headteacher of Sakabusolo Primary School says that she recruited about four more private teachers to help in teaching learners but sometimes she fails to pay their salaries over low collections from parents.
Simon Byabakama, the Electoral Commission Chairperson recently told MPs that they plan to conduct the Local Council I and II elections before August 2023 and that one of the activities to be conducted include the compilation of village voters’ register, ascertaining the number of villages in the country and others.
Section 170 of the Local Governments Act provides that the Chairpersons Local Councils and Administrative Councils shall be elected every five years.
Pricila Chemos, one of the anti-corruption activists in Kabunandi town council, said the corruption in Bukwo district has made the public fail to benefit from any government projects. She claims that the five classroom blocks including the laboratory were constructed on a poor foundation that cannot stand the strong winds that often blow in the area.
Acuga hails from Bardege Layibi Divisio in Gulu City and is a former student of Sacred Heart Secondary School Gulu. She served as minister of finance in the outgoing university guild council. According to Acuga, her immediate priority will be to form an inclusive guild cabinet.
Speaking to Uganda Radio Network on Wednesday in an interview, Ojok said he had made up his mind to join the Omoro county Parliamentary race. “I will be contesting and that means I have to resign, that goes without saying,” said Ojok.
According to a letter dated April 6, 2022, written by the Secretary to the Electoral Commission, Leonard Mulekwah, all Secretary Generals of registered political parties have been asked to prepare for the electoral process.
The joint security committee of the districts that make up Obwa Ikumbania Bwa Bugwere decided to call off the polls in their joint security committee held on Monday this week until the Gender, Labor and Social Development Ministry issues a road map.
Jasper Abura, the Lira City Education Officer believes that some ill-mannered individuals are influencing students from traditional schools like Dr Obote College to strike in order to destroy the schools.
When the matter came up on Monday morning, Mukasa’s lawyer Farouk Serunkuma informed Court that his client was no longer interested in proceeding with the appeal, adding that he had instructions to withdraw it.
Kyazanga Central Mosque has been the centre of controversy and clashes between rival factions one allied to Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC, the main Muslim administration in the country and the Kibuli faction.
The decision to censure the officials follows a petition signed by 16 out of 34 councilors accusing the members of alleged abuse of office, withholding information about the budget, and misconduct. The executive members are accused of passing a supplementary budget of 1.5 Billion Shillings without the knowledge of the councilors.
Kanyange told URN that the plan is to ensure that the process is concluded within 21 days before actual hearings take off. There are also 29 Applications that the Justices will handle in addition to the Election Appeals cause-listed by the Court.
Ambassador Nusura Tiperu Omar, the former Member of Parliament in the East Africa Legislative Assembly (EALA) who has been posted to Ankara, Turkey says she will focus more on technological transfer to support Uganda’s trade and agro-processing industry.
According to Byabakama, the total cost of the elections is 90.67 Billion Shillings but only 36.15 billion has been provided in the Budget Framework Paper, leaving a shortfall of 54.52 billion.
According to Byabakama, the total cost of these elections is 90.67 billion but only 36.15 billion has been provided in the Budget Framework Paper, leaving a shortfall of 54.52 billion.