President Museveni Directs UWA on Angisa Land Dispute

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Image"][/siteorigin_widget] President Yoweri Museveni has directed Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to swiftly resolve the Angisa land wrangle in Katakwi district. The president gave the directive while campaigning for Joseph Koluo, the NRM party…

Gov’t, Media Should Work Together for a Better…

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Image"][/siteorigin_widget] The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has said that confrontation between government and the media is unnecessary. While speaking at the closure of a conference on “media coverage and security in Uganda”…

“Gov’t Land Surveyors are Unqualified, Corrupt”

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Image"][/siteorigin_widget] The commission on inquiry into land matters has heard that there is massive corruption at every stage of lands survey in Uganda. Surveyors told the commission that they are often forced to…

Police Arrest One of Their Own for Selling…

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Image"][/siteorigin_widget] The Police Professional Standards Unit has arrested a policeman who was selling government stores stock which included bullets and handcuffs, among other things. The policeman, Corporal Karim Bamugireko attached to the construction…

Police Foil Besigye “My Land” Rallies

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Image"][/siteorigin_widget] The planned rallies by the former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Presidential Candidate Dr Kizza Besigye to sensitise Isingiro residents on land matters have flopped. The rallies failed to take place after…

Economy Stable Despite Rising Cost of Living –…

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] The State Minister for Economic Planning, David Bahati, has said the economy is steady despite the less than expected growth. He told a media conference in Kampala today that the economy may be…

President Directs Budget Adjusted to Cater for Hunger-Stricken…

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] President Yoweri Museveni has directed government to adjust the 2017/2018 budget to find funds to cater for hunger-stricken people across the country. The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda announced the directive this week…

Parents Told to Buy Headmaster A New Car

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Headline_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Parents of Njara Hill Primary School in Fort Portal municipality have protested a decision by the school’s Parents Teachers Association (PTA) that each pupil contributes towards the purchase of a car for the…