The committee chaired by Aringa North MP Godfrey Onzima notes that no budget provision for wages, non-wage and Development for the new town councils and sub-counties has been availed apart from an earlier 50 million shillings that was released as start-up funds to only 100 town councils.
Opposition politicians have argued that police has no right to authorise their meetings. A clarification that says parties are supposed to notify police and police is supposed to respond—recognising receipt of letter not authorizing meeting—is a win for opposition parties.
Members of Parliament sitting on the Education Committee have recommended a provision of Shillings 36 billion by government to the Education and Sports Ministry to kick-start the recruitment process of 22,000 primary teachers.
A message released by Police Human Resource Development (HRD) on Friday evening and signed Senior Commissioner of Police (SCP), John Geoffrey Musana, directed the officers to report at Kyankwanzi not later than May 1.
“One time a grenade was found under my car,” said Musisi. “It was shocking to see the extent to which the resistance could go—blow me up because I'm trying to organize the management and finances of the city.” Musisi said.
The aspect of deradicalisation has dominate the debate at the International Muslim Youth conference taking place at the Pearl of Africa Hotel in Kampala.
The Muft of Uganda also Chairperson of the African Forum for Muslim Councils Sheikh Shaban Mubaje emphasised the need for Muslims to coorperate, unite and reconcile and avoid radical thinking and actions that undermined the values of humanity, peace and reconciliation.