Current Affairs

Former Bukimbiri MP Aspirant Owebeyi Sues Government Over Illegal Extension of Local Council Elections

Summary: The Ministry of Local Government extended the local council terms for the third time on July 2, 2024, citing financial constraints amounting to 50 billion Ugandan Shillings required by the Electoral Commission to proceed with the elections. KISORO: The Former Forum for Democratic Change Party Bukimbiri parliamentary aspirant, Counsel …

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Sheema MP’s Decry Poor Road Conditions, Cite Mismanagement of Funds and Incompetence

Summary: Hon. Rosemary Nyakikongoro, the Sheema District Woman Member of Parliament, castigated the technical teams for continuously delivering substandard projects despite receiving sufficient funds to implement district projects. SHEEMA: The Sheema District Roads Committee Chairperson, Hon. Dicksons Kateshumbwa, has decried the sorry state of roads in the district, citing mismanagement …

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Kabale CAO Hands Over Office

Summary: Kalyesubula has served in Kabale for a period of two years, while Asiimwe has been transferred from Rukiga District. KABALE: On Thursday, the outgoing Kabale District Chief Administrative Officer, Fred Kalyesubula, officially handed over office to the incoming Chief Administrative Officer, John Asiimwe, following his transfer to Buhweju District …

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Fake Academic Credentials Plague UPDF Recruitment in Lango

Summary: Three Candidates from Apac district and two from Kwania district were found to possess fake UCE certificates. APAC: The national recruitment exercise for candidates from Kwania and Apac districts officially commenced at the Florence Nightingale School of Nursing in Apac District on Thursday. This significant event is a collaborative …

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Sheema Municipality Deputy Mayor Nakalisa Calls for Inclusion of Disabled Persons in Education

Summary: Hon. Jackson Musinguzi, the Sheema District Councilor for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs), praised the government for empowering PWDs, particularly the Sheema District Service Commission, for consistently considering disabled candidates for jobs. SHEEMA: The Deputy Mayor of Sheema Municipality, Lukia Nakalisa, has called for the inclusion of disabled individuals in …

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Kabale CAO, Town Clerk Transferred After Two Years

Summary: Kalyesubula, who replaced Edmond Ntimba on July 15, 2022, was previously assigned to Mitooma, Bunyangabo, and Lyantonde Districts. KABALE: The Kabale District Chief Officer, Fred Kalyesubula, has been transferred to Buhweju District after serving two years in Kabale. Kalyesubula, who replaced Edmond Ntimba on July 15, 2022, was previously …

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