Currently, the companies charge between Shillings 3000 and 30,000 monthly for garbage collection from residential and commercial buildings, which they decide without involving Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
In 2017, Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA issued a directive banning preaching the gospel on the streets. They argued that the directive was intended to restore trade, traffic order, control development and noise pollution in the city.
The system requires clients to register online with details of their names and contacts. They are then given a regular Payment Advice Slip on phone or e-mail, which is in turn used to effect the payment through online banking or mobile money services. All local government taxes are payable using the system.
Dr Joyce Moriku, the State Minister of Public Health says that the sanitary conditions in Kabowa are worrying. She explained that the area where the outbreak occurred is over congested with over 100 residents who lack adequate sanitary facilities and as a result they dump faecal matter into drainage channels.
Dr. Henry Mwebesa, the Director General Health Services under Ministry of Health, says under the comprehensive plan, all ambulances at hospitals including those donated by members of parliament will be governed by the new system.
Addressing journalists on Thursday Besigye said that the intention and recruitment of LDUs has nothing to do with managing crime, but managing politics. Dr Besigye claims that this move is part of governments plan to eliminate political opponents arguing that such security measures by the president were laughable.
Because of your alleged involvement in the above and in order to protect the brand image of the century-prestigious institution as well as ensure conducive Teaching and Learning environment for scholarship, I hereby serve you the first and final warning against such mischievousness, reads Kirabos warning letter in part.
Through their lawyers, the lecturers demand that the university pays their arrears of 2015/16 to date amounting to Shillings 38.5billion thirty-eight billion five hundred forty-seven million one hundred seventy-nine thousand nine hundred sixty shillings.
The report follows a survey undertaken in the areas of Bwaise, Kazo, Katwe, Kansanga, Mengo, Kisenyi, Kawempe and Nakulabye, where scores of refugees have settled. Research teams interviewed a total of 1,300 randomly selected households among them, 700 refugee households.
The staffs have asked the labour officer to award them punitive damages, with an intention to deter Makerere University and its managers from engaging in conduct similar to that which formed the basis of the lawsuit.
Some of the complainants including Mary Nakyewa, Bennet Magara, Joseph Kalema, Thomas William Baguma and George Turyamureeba told URN that the interviews were conducted at the Main Building under heavy police and military deployment.
Hamza Abaho, a Bodaboda rider told URN that although he was one of the first committee members of Bodaboda 2010 association, he was uncomfortable when their activities were infiltrated by police. He is optimistic that the latest developments could bring sanity to the bodaboda industry.