Museveni told voters on Wednesday at the last rally of National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate Francis Oketcho at Bukooli technical college that it has become a norm for some politicians to resort to tribal sentiments to win support.
The concern was raised by Jinja Municipality MP Paul Mwiru indicating that although the Ninth Parliament resolved to ban sachet waragi, this has not been implemented. The ban was based on scientific grounds that sachet waragi contains high ethanol content which is a health hazard.
Preliminary police findings reveal that Kayondo Alias Prince has been masquerading as a landowner and selling ghost land to unsuspecting members of the public. For example, in June 2018 Kayondo allegedly defrauded one David Asubu of 900 million Shillings when he sold him a six-acre piece of Land in Kitiko Kira Municipality in Wakiso District yet he did not own the land.
Obwoyas sacking follows last months meeting between Salim Saleh, the Chief coordinator OWC and Kitgum district officials. During the meeting, the leaders accused Obwoya of mismanaging the programme and intimidating beneficiaries.
One inmate, John Loupa was found hanging on Sunday in an isolation cell where he had been put by management after fighting his cellmate, David Ochen. Another, Samuel Losia was found bleeding after cutting up his stomach with a razor blade. Ochen and Losia are nursing injuries at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital.
Earlier, government wanted the convention center to be constructed in Entebbe Municipality. Municipal Authorities earmarked land in Manyago Estate, Entebbe Division A for the construction. However, the land had encumbrance who demanded compensation of up to shillings 183 billion.
On July 5, 2018, Ongwens lead lawyer Crispus Ayena Odongo filed a request before Trial Chamber IX to allow him to file a no case to answer and judgment for acquittal motion. Odongo identified four broad grounds for having the charges against Ongwen completely or partially dismissed.
At Parliament, he was accompanied by his host Yoweri Museveni and welcomed by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, First Lady Janet Museveni and others. The special parliament sitting was also attended by members of the indian community in Uganda.
Modi told MPs during a special sitting at Parliament that Africa remains at the top of Indias priorities and that his country will continue to intensify and deepen its engagement with Africa to ensure that it is sustained and regular.
Lango Cultural Foundation had planned to relocate, Odur from his ancestral home at Teboke trading Centre, Teboke Sub County in Apac district to the house located at Ireda Estate in Lira town before end of this month.
Supreme Court Registrar Godfrey Anguandia Opifen in his letter dated July, 17th, 2018 to the DPP and Jamwas lawyers notes that the cases which were supposed to be heard today will be fixed at a convenient date because the justices handling the matter are not around.
Health authorities in Mubende District remain on high alert as a dreaded strange disease claiming lives of people in the area has tested negative to the anticipated Hemorrhagic Fever according to the results released by the Uganda Virus Research Institute.
In the meeting, the DISO, Raphael Vundu, was reportedly subjected to a lot of pressure, especially on why he has not used his elaborate security machinery to boost the NRM candidate. Tempers rose high with the attendees vowing to win the election whether through hook or crook.
The Alliance for Finance Monitoring ACFIM Executive Director, Henry Muguzi has said they expect National Resistance Movement NRM legislators to support amendment of parliament elections act to limit campaign spending.