Lovisa Nanyonga, 100 years old and resident of Nabweru South cell I in Nansana Division in Nansana Municipality, accuses the LC I Chairperson, Dorothy Nankya of stealing her land, which she has owned for over 50 years.
The Nansana Rotary Club President, Geoffrey Hairora, said the health Center IV will comprise among others two operation theatres, a 20-bed children’s ward, a 40-bed maternity ward, a 20-bed male ward, a 20-bed female ward and two modern laboratories.
When our reporter revisited the polling station, the revelation threw whoever heard about it into laughter wondering where Katumba got such votes. “Are you talking about Katumba oyee? They asked, before erupting into laughter. That is not possible, another resident exclaimed. Several bodaboda riders near the polling station were amazed that this had happened in their area.
The UPDF officers who were patrolling the village found a group of youths who had placed a big poster of Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu in Jjagala trading center playing music as the cleaned their presidential candidate's poster and fired bullets to disperse them. They arrested three and detained them at Jjagala police post.
The residents from Buwambo, Kiryamuli, Kitegala, Kigoogwa, Migadde, Kibungo, Bulyankolo, and Kiganzi in Kiryamuli ward Gombe Division, say that the blasts have damaged their houses, caused a reduction in animal production and uncontrolled noise and air pollution which has forced some residents to leave their homes.
According to Nakazzi, prior to its elevation to a municipality, Nansana used to receive Shillings 1 billion from the Uganda Road Fund. She said the money was increased to Shillings 1.5 billion when Nansana was elevated to a municipality, which says is too little since they have to share it with the four divisions.
Lt Col Nakalema told Uganda Radio Network that the recent ranking as captured in the just-released Corruption Perception Index, a global report by Transparency International, was a little bit impressive. According to the index, Uganda moved 12 places from 149th position to 137, on a scale of 180 countries.
Although the offices were previously closing at 7 p.m., Our reporter found the officers operating way beyond 10 p.m. One of the lower-level staff who preferred anonymity says that at night, officers keep busy looking into their documents. “The municipality is hot these days,” the staff said.
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.
The angry councillors who stormed the offices carrying placards called for the transfer of the Atwoko who has spent one year in the office. They accused him of among other issues misappropriating finances and incompetence.
Early this week, the reporter climbed the building next to Ave Maria Supermarket only to find dozens of youths busy on their phones, each minding their own business. Each of the youths could be seen surfing or typing on their smartphones.
Eng. John Baptist Nuwamanya, Metering Services Manager at Umeme who led the operation says they have found out that many clients had added several components to their Yaka metres enabling them to utilize electricity without pre-loading tokens.
Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says the duo has been very helpful in the investigations into the gruesome murder of Boda-boda riders. According police, Lusiba and Sserwadda provided information that led to the arrest 21 suspects in connection to Boda boda killings.
The construction work is expected to last one year. The Nansana Municipal Engineer, Wilber Mukasa, says the road has been impassable yet is the main link to Nansana Municipality and face of Nansana Municipality.