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...

Officials on the spot over Shs32 million

KOLE. Officials of Alito Sub-county in Kole District are on the spot for allegedly failing to account for Shs32m meant for the rehabilitation of community access roads. The Apac Anti-Corruption Coali...

Museveni summons Cabinet over new districts

Parliament. President Museveni has called a crisis Cabinet meeting today to try and unlock the impasse in Parliament over the creation of 25 districts and 12 municipalities ahead of next year’s gener...