According to Nanyanzi, she patiently waited for the self-help reading materials from government but no single copy was delivered to their area. The 13-year-old says the other option for her would be to study on TV or radio but she can’t access any of them since they don’t have electricity.
According to study results shared on Thursday by the University of North Carolina, researchers found those battling obesity with a BMI of over 30 were at a 113% risk of hospitalization once they test positive for COVID-19 and that they are more likely to be admitted in the Intensive Care Unit at 74%.
Uganda currently has no legal framework regulating physical planners unlike other professionals such as lawyers, surveyors, engineers and doctors who have regulatory frameworks governing them.
“The absence of a legal framework has compounded the practice of preparation of arbitrary physical development plans, unethical planning practices and violation of minimum physical planning standards, rampant abuse and use of environmentally sensitive areas, degradation of the environment, encroachment on public areas such as open spaces and road reserves, depletion of natural resources and disorganized urban and rural development in the country, reads part of the Bill.
On Thursday, the defence lawyers led by Anthony Wameli and the State Attorney Marion Ben-Bella met in Justice Duncan Gaswagga’s chambers and told the court that they have not been able to access their clients in jail to seek their consent on trying them via video conferencing.
Muntuyera was arrested by Criminal Investigations Directorate detectives after it emerged that he had allegedly conned nine people claiming he was a Prisons officer attached to Isimba Prisons Farm in Masindi District.
At the beginning of June, the Electoral Commission informed the country that during the 2021 general elections candidates will not be allowed to hold open air mass campaigns. They reasoned that this is important in order to limit the spread of coronavirus in the country.
Dr Alfred Driwale, the Manager of the Uganda National Expanded Programme on Immunization (UNEPI) in the Ministry of Health (MOH), said people shouldn’t stop taking their children for their routine immunization.
Richard Tabaro, the Kikuube Resident District Commissioner-RDC, says the twelve new Covid19 cases are part of the 98 people whose COVID-19 test results were released by the Health Ministry on Wednesday.
Kadaga was forced to abruptly adjourn plenary on Wednesday when Lyomoki declined to leave the floor while protesting a ruling by the speaker to postpone the second reading of the bill for a further two weeks.