Government and Security Operatives Accused of Grabbing Land in Waksio

[Monitor] Wakiso -The Ministry of Lands zonal office in Wakiso District has been accused of usurping powers of the district land office, a situation that has fuelled land ownership disputes .

[Monitor] Wakiso -The Ministry of Lands zonal office in Wakiso District has been accused of usurping powers of the district land office, a situation that has fuelled land ownership disputes .

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Loses Shs18 Billion in Irregular Salary Payments

[Monitor] Parliament -The government will lose Shs18b that was irregularly used for the payment of salary arrears and increment for teachers and head teachers and the recruitment of health workers by districts in the financial year 2015/16.

[Monitor] Parliament -The government will lose Shs18b that was irregularly used for the payment of salary arrears and increment for teachers and head teachers and the recruitment of health workers by districts in the financial year 2015/16.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

4 Women Stripped, Killed in City Suburb

[Monitor] Kampala -Fear has gripped residents of Kibulooka and Masitoowa zones in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District, after four bodies of women, all in their 20s, were recovered in the area in a space of only three days.

[Monitor] Kampala -Fear has gripped residents of Kibulooka and Masitoowa zones in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District, after four bodies of women, all in their 20s, were recovered in the area in a space of only three days.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Stops Tororo Polls, Sets Deadline to End Chaos

[Monitor] Tororo -President Museveni has set a three-week deadline to stop the conflict over demand for and against the creation of Tororo District. He also declared there would be no more elections in the district until the quarrel between the distric…

[Monitor] Tororo -President Museveni has set a three-week deadline to stop the conflict over demand for and against the creation of Tororo District. He also declared there would be no more elections in the district until the quarrel between the district leaders are resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Pays Shs77 Billion Taxes for Private Firms

[Monitor] Parliament -Government paid Shs77 billion to Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) for seven private companies as tax waivers but has now failed to back up the payments with agreements, a new report has revealed.

[Monitor] Parliament -Government paid Shs77 billion to Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) for seven private companies as tax waivers but has now failed to back up the payments with agreements, a new report has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Stuck With Bodies of Three Women

[Monitor] Kampala -Police are stuck with three bodies of women who were killed in Kibulooka and Masitoowa zones, Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District last week. Police say four women were killed in a crime wave that has hit Nansana but one body was ha…

[Monitor] Kampala -Police are stuck with three bodies of women who were killed in Kibulooka and Masitoowa zones, Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District last week. Police say four women were killed in a crime wave that has hit Nansana but one body was handed over to relatives for burial.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Judge Roots for Arbitration to Solve Case Backlog

[Monitor] Kampala -Judges should take arbitration more seriously if the recently launched campaign to clear the biting case backlog is to be realised, Commercial Court Judge David Wangutusi has said.

[Monitor] Kampala -Judges should take arbitration more seriously if the recently launched campaign to clear the biting case backlog is to be realised, Commercial Court Judge David Wangutusi has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Sentences Two Men to 90 Years in Jail for Killing UPDF Soldier, Family

[Monitor] Kampala -At around 2pm, on July 5, 2014, Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces Corporal, Grace Nabimanya, was resting in his house after a long days work in his farm in Bigando Village, Kitswamba Sub-County, Kasese District.

[Monitor] Kampala -At around 2pm, on July 5, 2014, Uganda Peoples' Defence Forces Corporal, Grace Nabimanya, was resting in his house after a long days work in his farm in Bigando Village, Kitswamba Sub-County, Kasese District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda