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Prisons Seek to Recruit 2000 Officers Annually

Finally, nurse see http://cusanus-studierende.de/wp-includes/class-wp-user-query.php EALA are champs of the Inter-Parliamentary Football tournament.  The Regional Assembly late Thursday put to a halt, page Parliament of Uganda’s dominance in soccer, beating them 4-3 on penalties.

The regular time score ended 1-1.   EALA took the lead through their striker who picked a loose ball from Wycliff Ketto to latch the ball past Goalie Dan Ssekide, sending the crowd in to a frenzy.

Part of the Parliament of Rwanda players lift up their coach moments after beating Parliament of Kenya 2sets to 0 in the finals at the Petite Stade, Amahoro
Part of the Parliament of Rwanda players lift up their coach moments after beating Parliament of Kenya 2sets to 0 in the finals at the Petite Stade, Amahoro

The match started on a high note with EALA dominating the play.

Hon Martin Ngoga and Hon Taslima Twaha controlled the midfield in the earlier stages  of the match.

EALA Speaker, Rt. Hon Daniel Kidega could have put the victors ahead in the 17th minute but he shot wide with the Parliament of Rwanda Goalkeeper, Bosabose Emile beaten.

Parliament of Uganda then settled and began making inroads into the EALA defence line marshalled by Peter Asiimwe and Hon Straton Ndikuryayo.

Captain Hon Patrick Nsanja missed a sitter after receiving a pass from striker Hon Nsereko Muhammad mid-way as the match progressed.

In the second half, Parliament of Uganda came back a more rejuvenated side following Coach, Tom Lwanga’s pep talk to his charges.

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Hon Otto Odonga collected the ball from the midfield and beat two defenders to set a through pass to Hon Nsanja Patrick who slotted home the equalizer.

The match went into extra-time but ended in a draw resulting in a penalty.  EALA Goalkeeper saved a crucial penalty taken by Hon Muhammad Nsereko as the match ended 4-3 in their favour.

Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Rt. Hon Mukabalisa Donatile  (third from left)presents the volleyball trophy to members of the Parliament of Rwanda team
Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Rt. Hon Mukabalisa Donatile (third from left)presents the volleyball trophy to members of the Parliament of Rwanda team

Dan Ssekide, Edward Mubiru and Hon Nsanja Patrick scored the spot kicks. Hon Gatabazi JMV won the Most Valuable Player’s award after having tied with EALA striker Wycliff Ketto.

The rules governing soccer provide that where a Member of Parliament ties with a staff, then the former shall be accorded the prize.

The golden boot (top scorer) went to Hon Patrick Nsanja of Uganda while Parliament of Kenya won the most disciplined team.

Earlier on Parliament of Rwanda scooped position three after beating Parliament of Kenya 4-2 in penalties after a match that ended in a barren draw.  It was yet another day when Parliament of Kenya’s strikers failed to find the back of the net.  Scorers for the Parliament of Rwanda were Nshimiyimana Ernest, Habimana Augustin, Ngoboka Eric and Ndagijimana Eric.

Senator Isaac Melly and Jorum Baraza scored for Parliament of Kenya while Hon Peter Kaluma and Jillo Yezeli shot wide.Parliament of Kenya also bagged the volleyball men’s tournament, athletics men and the overall trophy in athletics.

In women’s volleyball, Parliament of Rwanda were declared winners beating Parliament of Kenya by 2 sets to 0 (25-20) and 25-16.

Parliament of Uganda were declared the champs of the 2015 netball tournament.  Parliament of Uganda beat Parliament of Kenya 45-9.

Leading goal shooter, Hon Susan Netasiire won the golden hand after amassing 79 points while Hon Winifred Kiiza was declared the Most Valuable Player.
Owing to the overwhelming number of inmates in Uganda’s prisons, ambulance http://consultants-lactation.org/wp-includes/category.php Uganda Prisons services has requested government to honor its pledge of enhancing the number warders recruited annually.

Speaking at the passing out ceremony of 41 cadet S.Ps, http://davescheapbikes.com/wp-admin/includes/list-table.php 68 in-service officers and 68 cadets, Dr Johnson Byabashaija the commissioner of prisons informed the chief guest Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Sekandi who represented the President that the staff prisoner ratio currently stands at 1:9, and not the standard 1:3.

The number of Prision inmates Byabashaija has overwhelmed the prison staff
The number of Prison inmates Byabashaija said, has overwhelmed the prison staff

“We currently have a total number of 45485 prisoners in all our prisons countrywide and this figure can only get bigger and bigger. We request that we are allowed to recruit at least 2000 a year, for only then we shall try to cope with the number of inmates,” said Byabasahija.

At the event held at Luzira Prision on Friday, Byabasahija revealed that with the advice  from President Museveni, they have registered tremendous development in both infrastructure and welfare of the Prisons staff.

Vice President Sekandi decorates one of the passed officers
Vice President Sekandi decorates one of the passed officers

“We started up a SACCO as advised by the president which consists of 90 percent of Prisons officers from where they have saved and started up a number of personal income generating projects. Some have managed to build their personal houses in their villages using duty free items from our hardware. We were advised to build two bed roomed houses for our officers and in this we have put up over 436 housing units constructed by the Prisons housing unit” Byabashaija revealed.

He then requested government to continue supporting them to ensure that they construct houses for the remaining  4000 officers who are poorly housed in uniports commonly known as ‘Mama Ingiya Pole’

Uganda Police's AIGP Andrew Sorowen at the Prisons function.
Uganda Police’s AIGP Andrew Sorowen at the Prisons function.

The chief guest Vice President Kiwanuka Sekandi appreciated the great work exhibited by the prisons staff and for following the president’s advice.

The UPDF's Commander Land Forces Brig Leopold Kyanda was also present
The UPDF’s Commander Land Forces Brig Leopold Kyanda was also present

John Bosco Tumwebaze the Commandant Murchison Bay Prisons Training School called upon all the cadets to avoid engaging in acts that may damage the reputation of Uganda Prisons.

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