Janet Akwang, the Project Manager of Child Protection with Cooperation and Development, an organization dealing with issues of Street children in Karamoja observes a need to apprehend people aiding street life in the suburbs of Kisenyi and Katwe in Kampala City, where most of the children go, as soon as they arrive in Kampala.
“If you want, I can press for you and you get some. It will keep your hands clean,” she told URN. There was no hand washing facilities or sanitizers at Imperial Royale Hotel. The head of marketing, Jim Kasavubu, said they don’t have plans to install such facilities since they will cause panic and scare aware their customers.
Munyagwa described Katuntu as a great personality and a brilliant lawyer he was replacing. He appealed to the public not to compare his working methods with Katuntu because they are totally different people.
According to Kaducu, several settlements in the suburbs of Kampala are located too close to the drainage channels, and dumping grounds, exposing city dwellers to poor hygiene, a catalyst for spreading cholera, an acute diarrheal infection caused by ingestion of food or water contaminated with bacteria.
Musisi submitted her resignation notice to President Yoweri Museveni on October 15, indicating that she will step down on December 15, 2018. In the letter, Musisi highlighted a number of challenges in the management of Kampala, that could h have triggered her premature departure from the authority.
Museveni said traders should pardon him for abandoning them, but hastened to argue that they should also ask to be pardoned since they were the first to abandon him when Uganda opened the curtains for elective politics in 1996.
Titans ended the first quarter of the game with a huge 24-13 win before the Oilers side took a 16-15 lead by the end of the second quarter. The KIU side, however, maintained their pace to lead the third and fourth quarter 19-14 and 25-18 respectively to earn them a confortable win.
UCU lost 52-77 to Kampala International University KIU Titans to give the KIU side a 2-0 win in the best of three playoffs, leading them to the semifinals. Pemba Warriors also lost 2-0 to JKL Dolphins who edged them 77 - 68 to proceed to the semifinals.
During this period, some sections of the road are closed to motorists and traffic has been diverted to alternative routes. Vehicles coming from Entebbe Traffic lights to Clock Tower now use a temporary road through Good Shed and exit at Seroma near Clock Tower.
Friday nights win still puts Power at the top with 16 Wins in 19 games, while KIU follows second with 14 Wins in 18 games. Defending champions City Oilers comes third with also 14 wins in 18 games.Chargin Rhinos and Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Panthers trail the table with win 4 and 5 wins respectively.
Peter Ssetenda, the KCCA officer in charge of noise control told bar owners that the National Environment Noise Standards and Control Regulations, limit noise levels in residential areas to 65 decibels dB during the day and 45 dB at night.