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11:01
11:01

MOH Joins Environmentalists Initiative to Curb Littering of Face Masks KCCA 1 1

250 youths will be trained in recycling in a project birthed from the prediction that with school reopening, there is likely going to be increased littering and mask sharing between students, something that can predispose them to infections.
08:43
08:43

Old Taxi Park Plot Owners to use upper space not the carpet surface. KCCA 2 1

Kabanda says that part of the entire land covered by the carpet belongs to the taxi park. She says that private developers will construct above the taxi park without tampering with the carpet surface.
12:57
12:57

Pictorial: Christmas Decorations Light Up Kampala Streets KCCA 12

The decorations hang on the walls of some company premises, arcades, hotels, and churches ahead of the Christmas festivities this weekend.
12:58
12:58

City Arcades, Malls Abandon SOPs as Festive Season Approaches KCCA 5 1

According to Brian Batambuze, an Enforcer for Observation of COVID-19 SOPS at Park Enkadde Mall, events like bomb blasts, have shifted people's attention from the pandemic to security. He noted that individuals that access the mall note that COVID-19 is no longer a threat.
20:15
20:15

Nakawa Market Vendors Receive Tarpaulins to Manage Rain Challenge KCCA 4 1

Speaking at the handover of the items to Kampala City Council Authority, Samuel Mabala, the country advisor Cities Alliance noted that through interaction with vendors, it came to their notice that there was a need to address the poor sanitation in the market.
16:00
16:00

UWA Starts Removing Marabou Stork Nestlings from Parliament KCCA 1 1

The move follows a plea by State Minister for Mineral Development Sarah Opendi earlier in September, to the Parliamentary Commission to get rid of Marabou storks around the precincts of Parliament saying they pause a health threat to the MPs.
12:18
12:18

Road Accident Survivors Ask Gov't to Set Up Trauma Centers KCCA 1 3

On her part, Dr. Esther Bayiga a researcher based at Makerere University School of Public Health says recommended speed has been left standard 50kms per hour even as the traffic law was amended recently without giving exceptions of for instance reduction in speed when someone is driving through a busy trading center.
15:52
15:52

MPs Furious as Centenary Park Compensation Holds Flyover Project KCCA 4 1

The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) on Wednesday told the committee that M/S Nalongo Estates, a company owned by Kampala Businessman Sarah Kizito is holding the land for the project to pending a Memorandum of Understanding with KCCA.
21:04
21:04

President Museveni Advises Taxi Drivers to Form Apex Body Ministry of Kampala 4 1

According to State Minister for Kampala Benny Namugwanya, the president is concerned that the numerous splinter groups and associations of Taxi drivers and operators are threatening the efficient management and development of the transport industry. Namugwanya was speaking during a meeting with the speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga on Friday.
14:17
14:17

COVID-19: KCCA Sets Up Rapid Response Teams coronavirus 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.
17:38
17:38

Lugazi SS Student Hit by Rubber Bullet in KCCA, Police Operation Peter Kaujju 2 1 Top story

14-year-old Rachael Nankya, a student at Lugazi Secondary School was hit as she was crossing with her mother from the Old Taxi Park to mini price. Subi
11:20
11:20

Kampala Minister Blames Faulty Street Lights on Lack of Maintenance Ministry of Kampala 1 2

Namugwanya explained that there are plans to design, build and operate a model to sustain street lighting in Kampala.
20:14
20:14

Lukwago Asks MPs to Reject UGX600Bn Tondeka Bus Loan Parliament 1 1 Top story

The proposed principal public operator in Kampala Metropolitan area is expected to serve in collaboration with the Works and Transport Ministry and Uganda Development Corporation.
17:56
17:56

IGP Withdraws 200 Police Officers Attached to KCCA Asan Kasingye 1 1 Top story

News of the withdraw of police officers from all KCCA installations and homes of Directors started circulating on Sunday night until was confirmed on Monday afternoon by Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga.
19:28
19:28

MP Nambooze Wants KCCA Act Amended KCCA Amendment bill 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.
13:24
13:24

How Former ICT Director Fell Out With Mak Adminstration Makerere University 1

Eng. Frank Kitumba was evicted by a team from the University Estates, Works Directorate, security guards and police officers in what his lawyers described the eviction as unfortunate and contempt of the law.
14:07
14:07

KCCA Amendment Bill 2019 Draws Mixed Reactions from Councillors Bruhan Byaruhanga 5

Moses Mugisha Okwera, the Nakawa 1 councilor doesn’t have hope in the amendments. He says the laws are not the challenge of this country but rather poor leadership from the top. He specifically says Ugandans have a better chance to proper solutions when the leadership of this country is changed.
12:13
12:13

KCCA Extends Court Valuations for 30 days city council 2

The extension will allow property owners who couldn’t file their objections to the property rates and be heard by July 1st 2019 to do so for remedial action. The extension follows a request by KCCA to the Kampala Minister to extend the time within, which the valuation court chaired by Wandera Ogalo will hear, the complaints.
13:55
13:55

Children Still on Kampala Streets ministry of gender 2 1

Damon Kawamara, the Country Director of Dwelling Places, says that preparations are still ongoing to remove the children. “Meetings are still ongoing to rescue the children. This campaign is going to big since many organisations are concerned and proper planning is needed to make it a success,” he said.
11:57
11:57

Parents Don’t Have Time for Us –Children Speak Out Jinja 8 4

Bruno Muwuluzi, a student from Uplands High School, said that some of their colleagues on streets come from poverty stricken families and distant areas where they are offered to buyers by their parents under the pretext of finding jobs for them.
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