Nakasongola District Speaker Sande Rogers Bwangas said the role of the District Security Commitee is to oversee and advise the National Security Council on security matters of the district but not to turn into an organ of procurement.
In 1989, President Yoweri Museveni instructed the Ministry of Lands and Surveys to allocate 10 square miles of land to enable them to set income-generating activities and education multi-faced agricultural projects.
Sam Kigula, the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola district says that Museveni’s order to degazette the forest reserve was purposely to address historical injustices that left many Baruuli with no land and forced others to occupy Lake Kyoga shores before displacement. He adds that atleast 2000 households are expected to resettle there and if there are complaints about allocations, the committee will address them but not as individuals wish.
In December 2019 President Yoweri Museveni ordered degazettment of Kyarubanga Forest reserve in Nakasongola district to settle landless households. Atleast 400 households were already occupying part of the land.
Sam Kigula, the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola, welcomed the guidance, stating that it would put an end to the conflicts that had hindered the commission's composition and subsequently affected service delivery.
According to a Police Statement released by ASP Sam Twineamazima, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson, Professor Latigo who was driving himself rammed into the stationery truck loaded with sugarcane hence sustaining injuries.
Edward Kimbowa, the Vice Chairman of Bamugolodde village, recounted that at approximately 8 pm, Mutimba closed his drug shop and rode his motorcycle registration number UFL 736K to Nalubwobya village to pick up his wife and child.
Ivan Kyeyune a resident of Namunsala village says that apart from animals, the residents from over 20 villages in Kakooge town and sub county have stopped fetching water from the wetland over fears of side effects of the contaminated water.
On Monday, schools across the country officially reopened for the third term. While conducting inspections at several schools, Mbangire was surprised to find a significant number of teachers absent from their duty stations.
Brian Ampaire, the Nakasongola District Police Commander explains that two suspected robbers hired Semuyiga to take them to an unknown location but on reaching a thicket at Walusi trading center, they killed him and stole his motorcycle.