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Museveni Extends Bamugemereire Land Commission Tenure by 18 Months

President Yoweri Museveni has extended the tenure of the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire by 18 months. The development was revealed by Justice Bamugemereire during Thursday’s session. This is the second time the commission's tenure is being extended after an addition of 6 months in November

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NFA ED Mugisa Michael Arrested Over Forest Giveaway

National Forestry Authority (NFA) Executive Director Michael Mugisa was on Monday afternoon arrested over alleged fraudulent allocation of Kajjansi Central Forest Reserve. Mugisa who is also husband to Burahya MP Margaret Muhanga, was facing the Commission of Inquiry into land matters on Monday when its chairperson Justice Catherine Bamugemereire directed the

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Buganda Land Titles are Fake – Govt

The State Minister for housing, Chris Baryomunsi, has spoken out on the controversial Buganda Kyapa Mu Ngalo (Land title in your hand) campaign. Recently, kingdom premier Charles Peter Mayiga launched a campaign by Buganda Land Board to issue land 49-year leases to all tenants on “Kabaka’s land”. But minister Baryomunsi poked holes

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Museveni Fires RDC Ocailap for Aiding Land Grabbing

President Yoweri Museveni has suspended Soroti Resident District Commissioner (RDC) over misconduct relating to involvement “in aiding and interfering or causing conflicts in regard to land issues in Soroti district”. In a letter written to RDC Filbert Ocailap on May 29, the president’s representative in the district has been ordered to

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