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11:28
11:28

Gun Shots Rock Bukedi College Over Land Dispute police

According to Okumu, they notified police, which swung into action to disperse the attackers.
12:43
12:43

Iganga Municipality Orders Clan Head to Relocate Graveyard road

Last week, the Speaker Iganga Municipality, Musa Ssengoba convened a meeting with the affected parties and gave them a weeks ultimatum to clear the road reserve.
07:29
07:29

Uganda Land Commission Seeks Policy Direction on Oil Pipeline Compensation directive 1 2 Top story

Recently, a number of refinery affected persons petitioned the Speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga through Mubende Banyoro United Association for compensation. They want government to value their land and compensate them as title holders as opposed to being Bibanja land holders or squatters.
17:39
17:39

Kabarole Councilors Question MoUs Signed With Gen Saleh salim saleh 4

This followed a report to the council that indicated that Gen Saleh has signed a number of MoUs with district leaders and groups in the region. The groups include Uganda Tea Association, Rwenzori Tourism Cluster, Rwengaju Farmers, district and municipal leaders.
07:15
07:15

Hundreds Fear Eviction By Buganda Kingdom resident 1 4 Top story

According to the occupants, they have been under threats of eviction since 2016 and are worried that Mengo through Buganda Land Board-BLB may evict them anytime without due compensation despite occupying land for more than 30 years.
12:40
12:40

Town Council Chairperson, Residents Oppose Gerenge Beach Construction road 3 1 Top story

The Katabi Town Council Chairperson, Ronald Gavins Kalema, says all developments that are in a 200-meter buffer zone must have environmental impact assessments from the National Environment Management Authority NEMA, which most developers dont have.
11:05
11:05

Museveni Dishes Out UGX 3B to City Traders gobierno 1 5 Top story

Museveni said traders should pardon him for abandoning them, but hastened to argue that they should also ask to be pardoned since they were the first to abandon him when Uganda opened the curtains for elective politics in 1996.
22:06
22:06

Land Disputes Worry Inspectorate of Gov't gobierno 1

Bamugemereire says they have received numerous land complaints and something ought to be done.
15:21
15:21

Gomba Authorities Blame Forest Destruction on Pastoralists, Veterans land 3 1

Fred Nayebale, the Gomba Resident District Commissioner, confirms the annexation of forests by veterans, which followed the allocation of land to some individuals by the former Chief Administrative Officer, Abdul Batambuze.
16:59
16:59

Nakaseke Land Row: Landlord Injured, 11 Arrested village 2

Paul Kangave, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says Kayemba and the youths descended on the plantations armed with machetes and sticks to the chagrin of the tenants.
06:52
06:52

Mumbere Opposes Proposed Split of Kasese land 3 Top story

In a meeting with his ministers at the Jinja High court on Monday, Mumbere asked the leaders to concentrate on peace building rather than pushing their personal interests.
15:30
15:30

Ten Held for Encroaching on Wambabya Central Forest Reserve home 1

John Bosco Muruli, the Supervisor Wambabya Central Forest Reserve, says the suspects were found carrying out illegal activities including bush clearing, charcoal burning, lumbering and cultivation among others.
18:14
18:14

Nadduli Protests Arrest of Evicted Residents village 3 1 Top story

The news of the arrest of the residents, prompted Nadduli to stop Luweero police station accompanied by the LC 5 Chairman, Ronald Ndawula and local leaders demanding the immediate release of the suspects.
16:23
16:23

Mityana Leaders Blame Massive Land Evictions on Impunity people 1 4 Top story

Speaking during the meeting, Joseph Luzige, the Mityana District LC V Chairperson, noted with concern the invisible hand of power brokers in the brutal evictions. According to Luzige, the brutal evictions are instigated by people who use their connections to bully people off their land.
21:16
21:16

Government Withdraws Compulsory Land Acquisition Bill court 2

The Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee Chairperson, Jacob Oboth Oboth, says the proposals in the bill are redundant and misplaced.
21:23
21:23

Uganda Lauded on Green Economy Ambitions trade 1 2

The Government last year launched the Uganda Green Growth Development Strategy UGGDS. The strategy is one of the steps that must be taken by government to achieve the envisaged transformation in an inclusive and environmentally sustainable way.
18:01
18:01

Nakasongola Residents Want PSU to Investigate Officers district 3

Elizabeth Nakafero, 78, says that she sold all her goats to secure police bond at Shillings 500,000 and forked out another Shillings 300,000 to rescue her daughter from detention for alleged criminal trespass on their family land.
15:32
15:32

Restoring Degraded Forests A Tall Order - Govt climate change 1 2

During the 2014 Bonn Challenge at the Climate Change summit in in New York, USA, President, Yoweri Museveni pledged Ugandas commitment to restore 2.5m hectares of degraded forests by 2030
15:27
15:27

More Women Planting Trees in Uganda–Center for Forestry Research man 1 1

Esther Mwangi, the Principle Scientist of the Nairobi based CIFOR, says women in Rakia, Masaka and Mpigi districts are contributing greatly in tree planting and restoring the degraded environment resulting from illegal logging and farming.
10:59
10:59

Squatter, Bukwali Mosque Leaders Clash Over Land construction 7 2 Top story

Hussein Ibrahim, the chairperson of Uganda Muslims Supreme Council in Tooro Region, says the issue of squatters refusing to vacate mosque land is widespread.
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