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11:56
11:56

Wakiso Farmers in Joint Effort to Grow Sweet Potatoes Targeting Animal Feeds Wakiso District 1 4

Busiro North which includes Sub Counties of Kakiri, Masulita and Namuyuma is known to have vast pieces of land much of which lie idol although it’s occupants are hard hit with poverty. The area with fertile soils is part of the Luweero Triangle which was greatly affected by the 1980 bush war and for the last thirty years, the area has remained almost less productive with residents blaming all their misfortunes to the war.
14:08
14:08

Schools Petition Education Authorities to Consider Vertical Structural Development district 3 1 Top story

David Nkojjo, the Chairperson St Jude- Bbanda School Management Committee observes that due to development priorities competing for land in Wakiso district, many schools have lost their land to grabbers while others find a hard time when the foundation bodies reclaim part of the land leaving them with tiny potions.
15:00
15:00

Buwate Residents Contribute Money to Upgrade Road Network street 1 4 Top story

Geoffrey Muganga, the Deputy Town Clerk Kira Municipality says although it is not the responsibility of residents to take over road works, they have since welcomed the idea, adding that they have providing residents with technical support.
15:58
15:58

Towns in Wakiso Lacking Public Toilets Wakiso District 1 5

Michel Ssenoga, operating in Kira town, says lack of public toilets has forced some people in the municipality to resort to desperate means of disposing their waste like defecating in open areas, incomplete buildings and street corridors.
16:33
16:33

Wakiso District Turns to KCCA for Support to Improve Road Network city 2 1

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.
16:53
16:53

Namugongo Chairperson Hosts Division Offices in His Home Wakiso District 2 1

Mukasa says that he promised to get land for the construction of the division headquarters during his campaigns, which has prompted him to host the division until they find land for their offices.
08:15
08:15

Huge Number of Volunteers Worry Wakiso Authorities Wakiso District 1 5 Top story

Information obtained by our reporter shows that there are more than 60 volunteers attached to various offices. The volunteers execute simple tasks like preparing documents, welcoming and guiding clients, keeping the offices when the officers are away and at times perform duties entrusted to the office bearers.
17:21
17:21

Katabi Gears up for Kabaka's Coronation Anniversary city council 3 1 Top story

Buganda’s Cultural Affairs Minister, Godfrey Kyewalabye Male, says they have already constructed the palace where the Kabaka will stay during the celebrations.
11:57
11:57

Security Cameras Installed at Wakiso District Headquarters security guards 4 1

In February suspected thugs broke into the Wakiso district headquarters and stole property and documents from the water department.
11:16
11:16

Wakiso District Leaders Decry Poor Funding to Roads Sector kampala city 9

The district received an allocation of 4.4 billion Shillings towards the construction of roads. But according to the district Engineer Samuel Mwesigwa, the allocation is a drop in the iceberg considering the poor state of roads in the district and the number of kilometres than need to be improved and upgraded.
13:21
13:21

Reconstruction of Mayanja Bridge Stalls over Lack of Funds river mayanja 2

The Wakiso District Engineer, Samuel Mwesigwa says although they had put up a temporary wooden deck at the section, there is need to construct a permanent bridge.
16:17
16:17

Wakiso District Rolls out Birth Registration for Children birth certificates 1 5

According to records from UNICEF, birth registration rates remain low in Uganda, affecting the poor and marginalized communities and putting them at the risk of missing out on critical services.
07:23
07:23

Wakiso Civil Servants Go for Two Months Without Pay, Shun Duty Wakiso District 6

Ali Mukasa, an Employee in the Communications Office, says the best way of surviving in such times is none other than moonlighting to earn some money to support their families.
16:43
16:43

Wakiso District to Issue Operational Certificates to Investors local revenue 3

Each certificate will cost USD 300 at registration and USD 150 upon renewal every year, for internal investors, while certificates to Ugandan nationals will cost 300,000 Shillings for registration and 200,000 Shillings for renewal every year.
11:43
11:43

Wakiso Leaders Cry Foul Over Budget Cuts Wakiso District 2 Top story

According to information from district, government has cut its budget from Shillings 72.9billion in the current financial year to Shillings 64 billion in the coming financial year. Only 16 percent of the total Budget will be available for development expenditure as 52.2 percent is for salaries and percentage is for none wages.
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