Oil bonus payment illegal, says IGG

The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Justice Irene Mulyagonja, yesterday indicated that the arrangement to pay Shs6 billion to selected government officials who were involved in oil cases was i...

Mbarara hospital medics arrested over drug theft

Three health workers attached to Mbarara regional referral hospital have been arrested in connection with the theft of drugs worth Shs 10 million. They were arrested barely hours after four boda boda...

South Sudan army pins renegade general on corruption

The South Sudan army, the SPLA, has denied accusations of being turned into tribal institution by former deputy chief of staff for logistic Gen. Thomas Cirillo and accused him of quitting to avoid co...

Fresh row erupts over money printing deal

KAMPALA- A multi-billion currency printing deal has kicked up a fresh wrangle between Finance ministry bureaucrats and President Museveni over the cost of the deal. Although senior Finance ministry o...

Shs 10bn spent on 140 top govt officials’ health

Government spent at least Shs 10 billion last year on medical treatment for its officials abroad, the latest report from the Office of the Auditor General reveals. According to the audit report into ...

Unra pays Shs 600m to NARO land encroacher

Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) has agreed to pay Shs 600 million for 3.2 acres of land to an encroacher on land belonging to the government body, the National Agricultural Research Organisati...