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Kabale and Rukiga schools given WASH items under Multisectoral Food Security program.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communication officer-Kabale   Kabale District local government has handed over items to headteacher of schools that have been benefiting from the Uganda Multisectoral Food Security and nutrition project, as the project closes in the district. The district started implementing the project in the 2016/17 financial year before Rukiga district was curved away and therefore was being implemented in 100 primary schools, including 61 schools in Kabale and 39 in Rukiga district. The items which were given to each school, included two...

Construction of four twin Staff houses launched at Maziba H/C IV.

By Alex Byakatonda. Communications officer-Kabale Kabale District Local Government has officially launched the construction of four twin staff houses at Maziba Health Centre IV in Maziba Sub County, in a bid to provide accommodation for health workers, so as to improve health service in the area. According to the Kabale District Engineer, Januario Bagamuhunda, the twin staff houses are being constructed was by the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) Engineers Brigade at 681 Million Shillings. The health centre, which receives more than...

Ministry of Gender moves to consolidate the National child information Management system

By Alex Byakatonda Communication officer-Kabale   The ministry of Gender Labour and social development has embarked on nationwide consultation on the proposed consolidated National child information Management system.   According to Assistant Commissioner in Charge of children Affairs in the ministry of Gender Labour and social development-Franco Torea, the consolidated and robust National Child Information Management system is aimed at strengthening the data collection system on the welfare and wellbeing of children.   Addressing a two-day stakeholder consultative meeting at Kabale Municipal Council Hall, Torea noted...

Kabale District ranked Second in Uganda in adhering to Government Procurement procedures.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communication officer-Kabale   Kabale District has been awarded for excelling and properly using the Government procurement portal-GPP in the procurement processes. Government Procurement Portal (GPP) is a system-based platform used for monitoring, informing, analyzing data, reporting etc. by PPDA, PDEs and Providers. According to the project director- Transparency international Uganda-Gerald Auku Padde, the award followed a survey which they conducted in 50 districts across the county, which had two components of capacity building and the rewarding aspect. Ibanda district came...

Kabale District Roads committee commissions the one billion Roads Rehabilitation Grant.

By Alex Byakatonda.   Communications officer-Kabale Kabale District Roads committee has launched One billion shillings Roads Rehabilitation and Maintenance Grant for Kabale District. The launch of the utilization of the fund, followed a District Roads committee meeting, which was held in Chairman’s boardroom at the Kabale District headquarters and also chaired by the Kabale District woman Member of Parliament, also the District Roads Committee Chairperson, Hon Catheline Atwakiire Ndamira. The committee had sat to among others review the 2022/23 Annual Roads performance report for...

Kabale District holds a budget consultative meeting for 2024/25FY.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communications officer-Kabale 07/011/2023 The Kabale District Chairperson, Nelson Nshangabasheija, has observed that the district will prioritize Infrastructure development in terms of roads, human capital development under Education and Health sectors, water and sanitation and Agro-industrialization in the 2024/25 Fiscal year. Nshangabasheija made the observation today, while speaking during the district budget consultative meeting for the financial year 2024/25. The meeting was held under the theme; “Full monetization of Uganda’s Economy through Commercial, Agriculture, Industrialization, Expanding and Broadening Services, Digital Transformation...

Government schools in Kabale receive smart phones to track daily attendance of teachers & learners.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communications officer-Kabale 10/March/ 2023   The Ministry of Education and Sports, has given smart phones and tablets to Government aided learning Institutions in Kabale District, as one of the Ministry’s strategies to track the daily attendance of both teachers and learners and crackdown on teacher-learner absenteeism   Addressing the heads of these Institutions on Thursday, the acting Kabale District Education officer, Moses Tumwijukye Byengye, said that the district received 130 smart phones to be distributed to 113 Universal Primary schools, 15 government-aided...

Kabale District leaders launch the construction of a new District Rukiiko hall.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communications-Kabale 22/02/2023   Kabale District leaders have today launched the construction a new district Council hall at Kamuganguzi sub county headquarters, in anticipation of the operationalization of Kabale City.   According to the Kabale District Chief Administrative officer, Fred Kalyesubula, the district this Financial year, received a conditional fund of 400million shillings to construct the District council hall. He adds that in anticipation of the operationalization of Kabale city in 2026, the district council later approved that the council hall be constructed...

Kabale leaders want parents to start providing their children with lunch at school.

By Alex Byakatonda   Communications officer-Kabale 06/02/2023 As schools opened officially for the first 2023 academic term, authorities in Kabale District have expressed need for parents to start providing their children with lunch, if academic performance is to be improved in the district.   The Kabale District LCV Chairperson, Nelson Nshangabashija, who led a team of district leaders, to impromptu inspection visits in several schools in Ndorwa West and Ndorwa East constituencies, asked parents to cooperate with their respective schools’ and district stakeholders, to ensure...

New member of Kabale District service commission sworn in.

By Alex Byakatonda.   Communications-Kabale 02 February 2023. Mr Odomaroh Arigye Mugonjo, has been sworn in as a member of the Kabale District Service commission. Arigye tooth the oath of a member of the District Service commission-Kabale, on 31st January 2023, presided over by the Kabale Grade one Magistrate, Pascal Olupot.   The Public service commission approved Arigye’s appointment as a member of the commission in a meeting held on Wednesday 14th December 2022 in accordance to Article 198 (2) of the constitution of the republic...