Ali-Said Matan, the Executive Secretary, Lake Victoria Basin Commission, says among the rescue measures that have been put in place include the installation of 86 Aids to Navigation equipment in Lake Victoria in the three Partner States, enactment of Lake Victoria Transport Act 2007 and its Regulations namely Safety Regulation 2010 and Fees Regulation 2010.
n his application filed on Monday, Iduli contends that Justice Oguli erred in law when she failed to consider his claim for percentage increase on lost income to cater for lost promotions and inflation.
Kabarole district council passed a resolution to create Kasenda Sub County, curved out of Ruteete, with its headquarters at Rugembe. But the decision was allegedly based on false information presented to the council by the then district speaker Mary Baguma Nyakwera that Ruteete councilors had agreed to create Kasenda Sub County.
Our reporter saw Scene of Crime Officers visiting a crime scene dressed casually. Suwed Manshur, the Elgon Region Spokesperson, confirms the challenge, saying transport is a general problem in the force.
Alex Nviri, the LC V Chairperson Buvuma district, says acknowledges the sorry state of the ferry. According to Nviri, Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA promised to replace the ferry with the one that has been operating in Kalangala, which is under repair at Luzira.
The Deputy NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson, Dr. John Arimpa Kigyagi, told URN about Shillings 920million is needed to conclude the entire process. He says that money is needed to print ballot papers, purchase ballot boxes, and cater for transport and the human resource.
Jackie Kabasinguzi, a resident of Rwihamba says the Rwaihamba-Isunga road becomes so dusty especially during the dry season and is almost impassable during the rainy season because of mud and potholes.
In Mbale, a kilogram of Irish potatoes goes for Shillings 600 on wholesale and Shillings 700 on retail. Farmers attribute the low price of Irish Potatoes in the region to increased supply from Mbale and Kween districts.
Penninah Aligawesa Kabenge, the head of the Local Organising Committee, says due to limited funding and the remaining time they have decided to construct a 1500 seater capacity facility at Shillings 3.5 billion.
The report observes that a one-shot stimuli to growth in the last decade could have helped Ugandan agriculture and promoted significant poverty alleviation, but likely will not be able to provide the same level of continued stimulus for new growth.
A police officer told URN on condition of anonymity that they received directives from the Transport Licensing Board-TLB to impound the buses. He however, didnt explain what prompted the directive from TLB.