Tom Butime, the Local Government Minister appealed to the committee to avoid exaggerating expectations and promises to their juniors which he says is the first route to internal failure, conflicts and breakdown in management system.
Kikuube district, which was curved out of Hoima, became operational on July 1, 2018. The district comprises the sub counties of Buhimba, Bugambe, Kyangwali, Kabwoya and Kizirafumbi and it is hosts Banyoro, Alur, Bakiga, Lugbara and Acholi tribesmen.
The residents doubted the expenditures presented by district authorities stating that despite the allocations, major roads in the area were still impassable. They tasked the departmental heads from the education, works, production and health sectors to explain why services are not efficiently rendered to the community.
The five-year World Bank funded project is designed to improve infrastructure in targeted municipalities. The Program, now in its fourth year of implementation, has seen the rehabilitation of several roads in Mbarara Municipality.
Robert Bushweta, the representative of Kakoma Ward in Kakiika Division says the transfer should be followed with thorough investigations into his actions to assess the damage he could have caused to the municipality.
The scheme constructed in 1967 has been supplying water to key institutions across the district, among them, Itojo Hospital, Itojo Primary School and Ruhanga Secondary School among others. The scheme is also the main source of water for domestic use and farming activities in Itojo Sub County.
The wetland, which borders the districts of Mbarara and Sheema, feeds into Kooga, another wetland and Rwizi River, the main source of water for thousands of people in Mbarara, Sheema and Isingiro districts.
The district slapped a ban on charcoal burning in October citing the depletion of the forest cover in most sub counties there. It was one of the initiatives taken to end indiscriminate tree cutting and mitigate the impacts of climate change on the surroundings.
On Thursday, Melichiudes Kazwengye, the Ibanda LC V chairperson tabled a motion before the district seeking approval to allocated a plot of 150 by 150 feet to NWSC for the establishment of offices and a service center to cater for Ibanda, Kamwenge and Kiruhura district.
On March 23 2015, Masaka High Court more than doubled the compensation cost through an order instructing Kalungu district to pay 150 million shillings for failing to reinstate Kisekka. Court Registrar Lucy Acio accused Kalungu district of repetitive contempt of court and lack of respect for rule of law.
George Tinkamanyire Bagonza, the LC V chairperson Hoima district says residents of Kingozi are demanding such a huge sum of money for the 100x80meter piece of land, which has been earmarked to host the 1.6 billion water project.
Two of the most powerful men in Arua district local government openly clashed during a meeting on Thursday. Arua LC 5 chairperson Wadri Sam Nyakua and the Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Ibrahim Abiriga clashed over the decision by the RDC to allow disco operators in the villages.
Ignatius Besisira, the Member of Parliament for Buyaga East County in Kibaale district, has vowed to mobilize fellow legislators to debate and set a minimum qualification for lower Local Council leaders.