In the 2022/2023 national budget, the Health Sector has been allocated 3.58 trillion, and of this, 1.03 trillion will go towards payment of wages, 928.400 billion for non-wage recurrent, 270.509 billion on development and 1.353 trillion is expected to come from external funding.
Dr. Wilson Sanya, the National Chairperson of UAAU, also the Mayor of Koboko Municipality observed that there can never be meaningful decentralization if the Local Governments do not have the capacity to identify, collect and manage their own finances.
The affected cows reportedly present with loss of appetite, sudden high fever, painful swelling which rapidly progresses to physical wounds and the animal dies within 24 to 48 hours from the time the wound appears on the body.
It is alleged in January 2021, Kassanda District paid twice Nathan Lubega’s daughter’s gratuity of 50.8 Million Shillings instead of 25.4 Million Shillings and that in July, he was paid an additional 22.9 Million Shillings.
According to the Chairperson of the Commission, Justice Benjamin Kabiito, the recruitment is in line with the Presidential Directive to the Cabinet 2021-2026 for more Judicial Officers to be appointed so as to improve access to justice for the people and create a conducive work environment for investors.
Eng Otim revealed that the developer doesn’t have a contractor on the 32 hectares of land located in Lubowa, Wakiso district, adding that they are in the process of procuring another contractor to implement the work.
More than 25 people have so far been injured in three separate attacks in Namungoona, Kyengera, Kawempe, and Nabweru-Nansana areas in the past two weeks by machete-wielding assailants, who rob cash, mobile phones, and other house valuables.
Last year, the Chief Engineer in the Ministry of works Samson Bagonza wrote to Zombo District leadership reaffirming the ministry’s position to take over the rehabilitation of the road using the force account policy for road maintenance.
Otim says that he never genuinely supported President Museveni and had been all along pretending as an NRM loyalist to postpone a plot to kill him. He however didn’t mention those who were behind the plot.
James Ochola, the Speaker of Lamwo district revealed that following intensified eviction which saw over 2,000 animals removed from the district in the last three days, they have discovered that the pastoralists were not only grazing animals but also felling trees for charcoal.