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Ezekiel Ssekweyama

Staff reporter Subscriber District head District Head in South-West Buganda

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08:42
08:42

Besigye Asks Religious Leaders To Join Forces Of Political Change 4 1

Speaking at a public consultation rally at Masaka Liberation Square on Wednesday evening, Dr. Besigye noted that there is a need for everybody including religious leaders to join hands towards building a better country.
06:20
06:20

Environmentalists Moot for Ordinances on Wetlands Destruction in Masaka 2 1

Antonio Kalyango, the BCF Executive Director observes that many local governments are failing to customize and effectively enforce provisions of the National Environment Act 2019, hence the need to have more localized legislations that can save wetlands in their respective areas.
07:53
07:53

Two Journalists File Assault, Damage Claims Against Kyagulanyi’s Bodyguards Bobi Wine 2 1 Top story

Zainabu Namusaazi, a reporter for Next Media Group, and Margret Kayondo, a correspondent for Radio Ssimba, have accused Kyagulanyi’s bodyguards of physically assaulting them and damaging their equipment while they were on duty in Mmanja village, Kiwangala sub-county, Lwengo district, on Saturday.
10:51
10:51

Masaka Mayor, Division Chairperson Clash Over Utilization Of New Market 1 2

Last year, the Minister of Local Government commissioned a Shillings 18.3 billion market in Masaka City; constructed under the Markets and Agricultural Trade Improvement Program-MATIP-II, funded using a loan from the African Development Bank-ADB. However, the political leadership in the area has failed to agree on modalities for ensuring that the market is fully occupied, hence the open counteraccusations.
14:04
14:04

People With Disabilities in Masaka Form Groups to Address Vulnerabilities 2 1

Alex Muwonge, the Program Coordinator at the Association of Persons with Disabilities living with HIV/AIDS-ADIPHA, a non-government organization operating in the area greater Masaka sub region, indicates that they have undertaken to form solidarity community groups among their members, to empower them to defend their rights effectively.
08:33
08:33

Kampala Ministry Embarks on Local Benchmarking Tours Ahead of Mega Infrastructural Development Masaka City Council 2 1

Led by Minister Hajat Minsa Kabanda, the ministry's delegation visited Masaka City Council on Monday to observe the implementation of projects under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development Programme (USMID), focusing on markets, street lighting, urban roads, and drainage networks.
09:45
09:45

Districts Tasked to Eliminate Child Labour In Coffee Production Chain Rainforest Alliance 5 1

Rashida Nakabuga, the Chief Operations Officer at Rainforest Alliance; an international Nongovernment Organization fostering partnerships aimed at promoting human rights and livelihoods of farmers, has called upon the local leaders to strictly enforce policies against all forms of child labour in their communities.

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