A round up of stories that made headlines on Friday in pictures.
Minister for local government Tom Batime (2nd left) interacting with the chairperson of Chief Administrative Officers in Uganda Dunstan Balaba, Kitgumu municipality mayor Walter Livingst Too-Oroma (right) and other mayors and town clerks, at the local council meeting with town clerks and mayors, at hotel Africana on Friday,8th,Feb,2019.Photo by Sylvia Katushabe.
Halima Namubiru an auditor receiving a certificate from Investment Writer Bikhado Ofungi (Second Left) after accomplishing five day training on Public Private Partnership (PPP) capacity building program held at Golden Tulip on Friday, February 08, 2019 as the Regional Adviser East Africa Infrastructure and Investment Paul Turner (Left) and officials from Auditor’s general office look on. Photo by Shamim Saad
Journalist Solomon Serwanja (C) arriving at Central Police Station Kampala in company of his News Editor Joy Bagala (L) and Human Rights Network for Journalists Uganda National Coordinator Robert Sempala. This was on February 8, 2019. Photo by Lawrence Mulondo.
Ivan Kabanda from Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital checking the eyes of the Vision Group Staff during Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital eye checkup at Vision Group Headquarter in February 8, 2019. Photo by Mary Kansiime
(L-R) African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) Executive Director Peter Mwesige looks on as Chief Editor Vision Group Barbra Kaija addresses participants during Editors breakfast meeting at Kati Kati restaurant on February 8, 2019. Photo by Nancy Nanyonga
A parent and the daughter walk away with a matress at Lions Childrens Park that were given by Tororo Municipality MP Yeri Apollo Ofwono as a reward for scoring first grade in PLE. Photo by Faustine Odeke
Vision Group events supervisor Joweria Nabuuma (center) leads a team of exhibitors to tour Mandela National Stadium in Namboole (left) where the Harvest Money Expo 2019 is slated to take palce between February 15 to 17,2019. Photo by Eddie Ssejjoba
Workers sorting garbage at Bushenyi's garbage dumping site. Authorities of Bushenyi/Ishaka Municipality are stranded with tonnes of garbage that has turned out to be a health hazard for the residents of Kikuba in Ruharo ward in Central Division and the neighboring areas. Photo by Chris Mugasha
The new bishop of Lira Diocese, Rt. Rev. Sanctus Lino Wanok greets Christians at Aboke in Kole district en route to Lira who had lined up the streets to welcome him on Friday February 8, 2019. Photo by Hudson Apunyo