Museveni asked residents of Kayunga to tap into such projects to fight poverty in their homes. He said the National Resistance Movement-NRM government has put in place the necessary infrastructure for people to fight poverty in their households.
The process which started mid last year was supposed to end on February 28, 2019, and the modifications were supposed to take effect on Friday, March 1, 2019. But a delay in the submission of new comments affected the timelines. Umeme now has up to Monday, March 4, to file its response to the comments, before a final decision by the board.
The acting KCCA Executive Director, Eng. Andrew Kitaka, says one of the challenges they are facing is the belief among the business community that the project will reduce the number of customers who trek to down town yet research shows otherwise.
Speaking at the signing of the MOU, Agaba said the regulation will curb advertising of betting companies. Mbarara Municipality will be required to force advertising companies to remove big betting advertising board.
Maj Gen Kyaligonza, also the ruling National Resistance Movement NRM vice-chairperson for the western region and a member of UPDF High Command, was captured on video, looking on as his bodyguards assaulted a traffic officer Esther Namaganda in Seeta, Mukono district on Sunday. Namaganda had reportedly stopped the generals vehicle from turning on the wrong way.
Ten sub-committees have been instituted to help in organizing various activities. Msgr. John Baptist Kauta, the Secretary General of Uganda Episcopal Conference has been appointed the overall coordinator of the planning activities, while Gulu Archdiocese Vicar General, Msgr. Mathew Odong was appointed the chairman of the Central Organizing Committee.
Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Acting Executive Director, Eng Andrew Kitaka released the roadmap for the construction of the market today while leading a team of KCCA officials to the proposed market site, situated about a kilometer from Kasubi junction.
Both experts from government, research institutions and international agencies spoke in unison during a Tuesday afternoon discussion on social sector financing organised by Makerere University Economic Research Centre and United Nations International Childrens Emergency Fund UNICEF Uganda at Hotel Afrcana.
Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde says that the funding is based on a project for enhancing handcraft and souvenir sector that was submitted by Uganda and approved by the Enhanced Integrated Framework, a programme set up by a consortium of donor communities to improve trade in the least Developed Countries LDC.
The Minister for Works and Transport, Monica Azuba Ntege says that the pilots of the CRJ900 jet were sent to Canada for the training. Azuba said they are supposed to meet with manufacturers to iron out a few issues and set date when the first jet will be delivered.
The peoples government and assembly were unveiled last week with Besigye as the president and Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago as the deputy president. FDC Vice President for Eastern Uganda, Proscovia Salaamu Musumba was named Prime Minister. She is deputised by FDC spokesperson and Kira Municipality MP Ibrahim Semuju Nganda.