The contested land is estimated at an average size of about 2.5 acres, covering plots 76, 78, 79 and 82. It had been fenced off on Wednesday night, evoking a fight in which NAFIRRI officials uprooted the poles from the land on Thursday.
Jackie Kiiza Kemigisha, the Principal Urban Officer in the Local Government Ministry, said the meeting came up with four resolutions and resolved to implement them with immediate effect in the interest of better service delivery in the municipality.
Wakiso District Engineer Sam Mwesigwa notes that the district has over 536 kilometres of roads, more than half of which are strategic roads, which however remain in a poor state and in dire need of an upgrade. Mwesigwa blames the state of roads on budget shortfalls.
Mayuge district headquarters has been a bee hive of activities for the past few days as men with noisy power saws cut down trees in almost all directions. Some trucks were have been ferrying the logs to unknown destination.
John Akongere, one of the affected people, says they are struggling to recover their land. He explains that in 2014, the army burnt their houses on grounds that they were housing rebels. He says that it was until a year later that NFA confirmed that it had evicted them from the contested land.
According to Ogwete, he will in accordance with the findings of the report. Obua has welcomed the decision by the CAO to conduction investigations into his concerns. He however, says this wont stop bigger investigations by the State House Anti-Corruption Unit.
Bamwoze is credited for lobbying for water projects and free family planning services for the people through the family life education program FLEP. Bamwoze, the pioneer Bishop of Busoga Diocese succumbed to leukemia on February 11.
Kutesa observed that although Egypt has supported the political, economic and social development of Uganda, there is a dire need for them to venture into sectors that boost peoples livelihood. He cited the areas livestock, energy and ICT among others.