Obabaru Okello, Deputy Clerk, Finance and Administration, in a bid notice, dated October 6th and displayed on Parliaments notice board, states that Meera Investments was evaluated as the best bidder for the procurement requirements, which include the building being in close proximity to Parliament and not more than 400 metres.
Under the enrolment exercise that kicked off this year, the ministry through its Social Assistance Grant for Empowerment SAGE, all elderly persons will have their details stored in a central data bank, to ease the ministrys payment of a monthly stipend.
The Coalition on Girls Empowerment says that many girls, who drop out due to pregnancy, have been victimized by schools, fellow pupils and communities adding that the development of a policy on re-entry would go a long way in improving retention levels for girls in school and reduce illiteracy among women.
Several of them, lined outside the arcade with placards pleading for a reduction, told Uganda Radio Network that they were not informed about the change in rent prior to the announcement by their landlord.
Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor Finance and Administration Prof Barnabas Nawangwe told Uganda Radio Network in an Interview that government has, through the Secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakanizi, given Makerere a verbal commitment to clear the debt in a space of two financial years.
The coalition of young professionals says that the manner in which former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye was handled under the facilitation and aid of CAA violates travel and aviation protocol.
Buganda Kingdom premier Charles Peter Mayiga on Monday reported fresh tension between the kingdom subjects and the Banyara, a minority tribal group in Kayunga District who want cultural independence and autonomy from Buganda Kingdom.