The deceased, a 45-year-old resident of Kalango village in Ngora Sub County had sought treatment for a swollen knee which Asege chose to cut before applying herbs. However, the cut led to excessive bleeding which, according to the postmortem report, resulted into Akudos death.
In her address at the conference, Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga urged African legislators and the continents leaders to rank matters of youth high on their agenda. She said that in a world of adult concerns, young people are often overlooked and this affects the youth as well as economies and societies at large.
Mbarara Grade One Magistrate Emanuel Niyokwizera has adjourned the case in which three political activists who accused of conducting a mock funeral for President Museveni to October 11. Prosecution told court that on July 6, 2017, while in Mbarara district, the suspects led a procession with a coffin with an inscription Rest in Peace Museveni.
Derrick Nkajja, the Secretary to the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda ICPAU told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that most Ugandan businesses are not only formal but do not appreciate the need for accountants. He however adds hat any successful business should have sound financial and accounting systems at its heart.
The five-year partnership, running from 2015 to 2020, seeks to strengthen and enhance the capacity of public universities in Uganda to generate knowledge and promote research uptake for national and regional development.
The roads all measuring up to 2.8 kilometres include Lira Main Street commonly known as Obote Avenue, Kwania road and Soroti road. Lira Municipality Town Clerk Assy Abirebe Twesigire says the contract worth 21. 4 billion Shillings will cover designing and expansion of the three roads from single to dual carriage ways, as well as erecting security and traffic lights.
A plan to put in place the Karamoja paramount elder has stalled after years of waiting. The idea of Karamoja paramount leader came to limelight last year during the elders dialogue meeting in Kotido district ahead of the Karamoja cultural day 2016.
The controversy stems from a donation of more than 460 acres of land to Soroti University by Teso College Aloet. Residents in the adjacent village however accused the University of annexing an additional 110 acres to the chunk that was originally donated.
Makerere University may again lose 2.6 billion Shillings in uncollected tuition from students who are soon leaving the university. A report by the University revenue collections unit - MURSU indicates that Makerere has up to December this year to retrieve money from student finalists who during their time of study were under billed.
Buhweju District Police Commander Ben Nuwamanya says that the three had encroached on a bigger part of the wetland and turned it into a grazing and farming area. The suspects are now held at Buhweju Police Station.
The MPs allege that a number of election petitions remain pending in the court headed by Deputy Chief Justice Steven Kavuma. Election Petitions are a special category of cases which must be disposed off expeditiously because they relate to a term of office which is five years, the petition states.