According to Nyanjura vendors in Nakasero still pay for electricity water, garbage collection and toilet fees even when in 2020, President Museveni directed KCCA to repossess all public markets and suspend market fees.
Peninah Kabenge, Federation of Africa University Sports -FASU General Secretary says that the four universities have confirmed their participation in the games. Ndejje University is the defending champion in the last edition of the championship.
A statement issued today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation indicated that Mulongo, the Deputy Special Representative of the African Union has been declared persona non grata and ordered to leave Mogadishu within 7 days.
The directive followed a statement on the country’s COVID-19 response and vaccination process which was presented before Parliament by Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng. During the debate, Ntungamo Municipality MP Yona Musinguzi noted that a statement presented by the Minister mostly made reference to donated supplies and limited procurement by the country.
Uganda Railways Corporation-URC acquired four refurbished locomotives from Grindrod Rail-South Africa in August this year, as part of its efforts to revamp railway transport. The locomotives bought at 48 billion Shillings have a haulage capacity of between 750 to 1,500 tons and have an axle load of 18 tons.
Ssegirinya is currently admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital where he was taken after his health condition deteriorated. He had been detained at Kigo Prison and later transferred to the Murchison Bay Hospital, in Luzira; the national referral hospital for prisoners.
The Adaptation Gap Report 2021: The Gathering Storm calls for ramping up funding and action to address the growing impacts of climate change. The UNEP report was issued as world leaders meet at the COP26 UN climate change conference in Glasgow, Scotland, in a collective push to limit global warming, in line with the Paris Agreement.
The commitment comes with a pathway by which the companies involved, included most of the major Western banks, must use science-based guidelines to reach net-zero emissions by 2050, and commit to interim goals towards a 50 per cent reduction by 2030, and even a 25 per cent reduction in the next five years.
She highlighted a report of the African Peer Review Mechanism which attributed 10 per cent of maternal mortality to teenage pregnancies and a United Nations Children Fund -UNICEF report on teenage pregnancy in Uganda that revealed that 1in 4 of the 19-year-old girls have had a baby putting their lives at risk and forcing them to drop out of school.