NWSC to start generating electricity

By Stephen Otage. The National Water and Sewerage Corporation NWSC has said it will in September start generating electricity to run the Bugolobi sewerage and waste water treatment plant. Dr Silver Mugisha, the NWSC managing director, said besides treating 33 million litres of water daily before it goes into Lake Victoria, the plant will be …

Police officer dies in accident

By Damali Mukhaye. A police officer has perished in a motor accident in Namagunga, mukono district along Kampala jinja high way. The police officer whose car was involved in an accident has been identified as Andrew Masika. Eye witness say the driver of the police car was over speeding at the time the car crashed …

Committee chair speaks out on bill

  By Moses Kyeyune. Rubanda East MP Henry Musasizi has asked the Public to trust the parliamentary Committee on Finance, regarding the newly introduced Bill on Mobile Money. The government on Thursday introduced the bill which proposes a 0.5% tax levy on Mobile Money withdraw transactions, replacing the one percent in the original Act. Speaking …

Former NFA boss asks for more time

  BY Paul Tajuba. The former National Forestry Authority (NFA) executive director, Michael Mugisa, on Friday gave an emotional farewell, demanding that office holders be given a chance to serve at least forĀ 10 years. Mugisa, who handed over office to Tom Obong Okello, said he has not realized the fruits of his sweat, despite helping …