Byandala cited in sh90b Mbale-Soroti road fraud

Former works minister Abraham Byandala, currently in the dock over corruption allegations involving sh165b Mukono-Katosi road scandal, has been named  in another road saga — also involving billions. ...

Chief Justice tells RDCs to keep off court cases

Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has warned Resident District Commissioners (RDCs) against interfering with judicial work. The Chief Justice reminded the president’s representatives that they belong to t...

Govt releases Shs 97bn for maintaining roads

Government has released Shs 97.1bn in the July-September quarter of this financial year for maintaining public roads. In a recent letter to MPs, the executive director of the Uganda Road Fund, Michae...

Government loses acres of land

The Ministry of Agriculture could lose chunks of public land scattered in various parts of the country to encroachers. The Auditor General, in a June 2015 report to Parliament, complained that most o...

World Bank faults government on new districts

Kampala. The World Bank has faulted the Ugandan government for going against the suspension of creating more districts. Ms Racheal Sebudde, a senior economist at the Bank, said it speaks volumes that...

Report pins police on rights violations

ARUA- A report released by Uganda Human Rights Commission on rights violations in West Nile sub-region has pinned the Uganda Police Force as the most perpetrator of rights abuse. The report that cove...