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15:27
15:27

Court Halts Kabuusu-Entebbe Expressway Road Works KIIDP 2 Project 1 Top story

In May this year, Ssenyonjo ran to court through his lawyer, Nalukoola Luyimbazi accusing KCCA of trespassing on his land in Lweza comprising Kyadondo block 267 during construction of the 8.6 kilometer road, which connects to the Entebbe express high way.
15:57
15:57

Relief in Parks as Government Issues Temporary Permits to Unregistered Transporters Betty Amongi 3 1 Top story

Silver Kasirye, the Chairman Jinja Stage in the New taxi Park, one of those that registered a high number of stranded passengers, told URN this morning that over 80 taxis have left for Busoga sub region since last night.
17:17
17:17

President's Directive on Arcades, Shopping Malls Throws Traders in Confusion KCCA 2 1

Some of the traders accused the president of favouring the rich, saying they don’t see any difference between arcades and shopping malls since they offer the same services.
16:50
16:50

Legal Brains Trust Wants Family of Drowned Vendor Compensated KCCA 2 1

According to 2019 report by the Director of Fire and Emergency Rescue in Uganda Police Force, AIGP Joseph Mugisa more than 190 people drowned in trenches, lakes, rivers and septic tanks across the country.
19:22
19:22

Budget Committee Okays UGX 10b Request for City Roads KCCA 1 1

The money will cover emergency road maintenance works on Upper Kololo Terrace, Queensway, pothole patching on Wilson Road, Sikh Road, Channel Street, Johnston Street, Yusuf Lule Road, Portbell Road, Lubiri Ring Road, Masaka Road, Salaama Road, Luwafu Road, Naguru East road and Kira Road, among others.
11:48
11:48

KCCA Speakers Want Taxi, Boda boda Guidelines Discussed in Council 1 4 Top story

Sylvia Kiiza, the Speaker Kampala Central Division, says they are in better position to consult with stakeholders in the taxi and Boda boda industry and should be left to do so and debate the proposals before government implements them.
15:06
15:06

How Kampala’s Roads, Streets and Avenues Get their Names KCCA 4 1

Flavia Zabali, the Geographical Information System analyst at Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA says that the road naming process was informed by the need to improve navigation within the city and that it is being implemented under the City Address Model, a component of the Kampala Institutional and Infrastructure Development Project (KIIDP).
16:16
16:16

Collapsed Building had been Condemned by KCCA 7 1 Top story

Douglas Nsubuga, the Physical Planner at Makindye Division said that despite a directive for construction works to be halted pending a review of documentation regarding the building, the developer identified as Abraham Kalanzi took advantage of the COVID-19 lockdown to accelerate works on the site.
11:11
11:11

Kalerwe Market Vendors Toiling on the Streets Muluya Market 1 5 Top story

Nanyonga says that she had expected resume business at the market on 27th April, when KCCA reopened Basenakujjengo market alongside four others. She however, says her joy vanished when the market leadership asked her to pay Shillings 350,000 to access her stall at the market yet her working capital is Shillings 200,000
12:06
12:06

Court Quashes City Outdoor Advertising Fees Policy UNRA 1 Top story

“But the case at hand is about charging the applicants members with fees without any legislation. The KCCA has been illegally collecting taxes based on City Outdoor Advertising Policy. This is erroneous and illegal. Taxes, levies or charges are imposed by law duly enacted and policy of KCCA,” said Ssekaana.
11:19
11:19

City Road Works to Resume with Minimal Workers KCCA 1

According to the Project Coordinator from KCCA Eng. Stephen Kibuuka, the lock-down was abrupt leaving both KCCA and the contractors without a plan to continue operations immediately.
12:50
12:50

Kasubi Market Struggles to Maintain Physical Distancing Harriet Mudondo 5 4

Although officials from Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA say that the vendors have maintained the required distance, several visits to the market by URN reporter tells a different story.
11:12
11:12

KCCA Fined UGX 150 Million for Defying Court Orders Musa Ssekaana 1

. Justice Ssekaana noted that the proceedings before court now are intended to punish the Respondent for ignoring court orders and continuing with the conduct earlier complained of.
17:16
17:16

KCCA Refuses to Re-open Kalerwe Market open market 4 6

On Wednesday, KCCA Executive Director Andrew Kitaka, his deputy Sam Serunkuuma, the Director Gender and Community Development Officer Harriet Mudondo and political leaders inspected the market to assess the level of compliance.
14:17
14:17

COVID-19: KCCA Sets Up Rapid Response Teams lockdown 1

In a press statement issued Thursday, KCCA says it has set up Division Rapid Response Surveillance Teams comprising Doctors, Clinicians, Lab Technicians and Surveillance Officers.
15:38
15:38

COSASE Grills KCCA ED Kitaka Over Staff Pensions 3

Kitaka argued that KCCA staff are appointed under a new pay structure approved by the Public Service Ministry in November 2015 and that this structure mandates the remittance of NSSF contributions.
19:54
19:54

MPs Condemn Brutal Eviction of Encroachers from Railway Land KCCA 1 2 Top story

Addressing the Committee, Charles Kateeba, the Managing Director URC admitted to liaising with KCCA to evict the encroachers with the aim of ensuring a safe and healthy railway corridor. He however, denied the alleged sale of URC land and collecting money from the encroachers.
16:51
16:51

Owino Market Vendors Win Case Against KCCA 1 2

In 2010, the defunct Kampala City Council leased the land occupied by Owino Market to the vendors through their Association in a meeting that was held on February 3rd 2010 at a premium of shillings 4 billion payable in advance, and shillings 200 million as ground rent per annum.
19:28
19:28

MP Nambooze Wants KCCA Act Amended Parliament 2 2

Nambooze says the bill assented to by the President introduces something that was not approved by Parliament. She cites the Metropolitan Physical Planning Authority which will be headed by the Minister and the introduction of the Metropolitan Police specifically under KCCA.
17:42
17:42

Kampala Minister Asks Gov't for More Funding KCCA 1 7

Amongi noted that 17 activities worth Shillings 302.47 billion planned for implementation in the coming financial year have no funding.
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