Pioneer Easy Bus given 30 more days

The Uganda Revenue Authority has given Pioneer Easy Bus Company another 30 days within which to pay the Shs.8 billion tax arrears. This has been revealed by the URA manager for debit collection Abdul Salaam Waiswa. He however does not explain the circumstances under which the decision was made. Meanwhile the tax body is also …

Debate on Marriage & Divorce Bill deferred

The marriage and divorce bill has been deferred for three months. The speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga deferred the debate to allow MPs time to carry out further consultations. This is after the author of the bill Justice and Constitutional Affairs Minister Maj Gen. Kahinda Otafire said that MPs needed more time to explain the …

Another police post evicted over rent

Police officers are stranded after their work station was closed over rent. A land lord in Sembabule district has evicted a police post over accumulated rental arrears. Kyaabi police post at Kyabi village, Lugusuulu Sub County in Ssembabule District has been evicted from the building that housed it over failure to clear rental arrears amounting …

Invisible Children calls for resumption of CAR operations

The suspension of UPDF operations in the Central African Republic continues to draw mixed reactions from different individuals and organisations. The latest is from the Invisible Children – a non-government organization that seeks to put an end to the practices of the LRA. It warns that the suspension of UPDF operations in the CAR could …

NRM Disciplinary Committee awaits CEC decision

The NRM disciplinary committee has finalized its work on the case of rebel MPs. According to the committee Chairperson Alhaji Moses Kigongo, they have come up with a decision but cannot give out details before presenting their findings to the party chairperson, President Yoweri Museveni. Kigongo says it is the president who will then call …