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...

IGG throws out minister’s claim against Garuga

KANUNGU. The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has rejected a petition to investigate the director of Kinkiizi Development Company (KDC), Mr James Garuga Musinguzi, on claims that he conned tea n...

Another Pension scam hits Public Service

Officials from the ministry of Public Service have failed to account for over Shs 23 billion in what is suspected to be another ghost scam. While appearing before parliament’s Public Accounts Committ...

Uganda nabs suspect in $120 million fake arms deal

Uganda’s police said Tuesday they had nabbed a con man suspected of swindling a Polish weapons manufacturer into signing a bogus $120 million (about Shs428, 303,994,000) arms deal. BMP Poland i...