Managers defraud paper making firm of Shs1.8b

Kampala. Paper making company, Crown Converters Limited (CCL), has lost more than Shs1.8 billion in four years through falsified transactions by its managers, an internal audit report has shown. Acco...

Lwamafa faces hard time in pension trial

Kampala- The former permanent secretary Ministry of Public Service, Mr Jimmy Lwamafa, who is on trial over plunder of Shs88b for pensioners, yesterday laboured in putting up a spirited defence agains...

Town engineer held over road queries

MASAKA- Masaka Municipal engineer has been arrested over alleged financial irregularities in the municipality’s works department. Mr Augustus Turibarungi was on Wednesday arrested by Masaka District ...

How will the Shs26.3 trillion budget be financed?

Finance Minister Matia Kasaija, will this week, deliver the 2016/17 budget speech that will see the government spend more than in it did in the current financial year. Unlike in the past – prior to t...

Investigate Bugoma forest ownership – CSO

The Anti-Corruption Coalition had petitioned the Inspector General of Government to investigate the contestation of ownership of Bugoma Forest between the government of Uganda and a Bunyoro Kingdom o...

Buikwe patients share hospital beds – report

In Summary: More rot. The report also revealed that drugs about to expire are still being distributed to health facilities. Kampala. A new report by the Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda (ACCU) has re...

Defence cancels Shs130b UPDF hospital contract

KAMPALA. The Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA) has backed the Defence ministry to cancel a Shs130b tender for construction of the proposed 250-bed UPDF hospital. The P...