• Activists want contractors blacklisted over bad work

    The Midwestern Regional Anti-Corruption Coalition (MIRAC) members, in Bunyoro sub-region want the government to blacklist contractors suspected of doing shoddy work in the area. The MIRAC programme officer, Mr Martin Zinira, at the weekend said shoddy work has left various classrooms, roads and health facilities in a sorry state. He said in 2008, MIRAC received […]

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  • Government should not ignore public opinion on oil

    I have read with dismay the story in the Daily Monitor of November 28, about the manner in which the oil debate was handled in Parliament on Tuesday. Several concerns have been raised before on matters concerning our oil. I least agree with the section of people who have asserted that oil is indeed a […]

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  • Arua women unearth graft

    Women involved in monitoring health and education programmes at grassroots in Arua District have unearthed several irregularities in the sectors. The women, who have unearthed more than 30 corruption cases in the district in the past six months, found that in some health centres, workers cheat illiterate women by ticking off drugs on their medical […]

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  • CSOs want PS Bigirimana out

    Civil Society Organisations yesterday added their voice to those demanding for the sacking of the permanent secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister. Last week, MPs mounted pressure on the government, demanding that Mr Pius Bigirimana be sacked. The Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda, DENIVA, Transparency Uganda, Centre for Constitutional Government, Uganda National NGO Forum and […]

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  • Police stop anti-corruption meeting

    Police have stopped an anti-corruption meeting that was organised by activists from various civil society organisations under the NGO Forum coalition. The activists were scheduled to meet at the Uganda Manufacturers Association grounds at Lugogo, to voice anger against the vice and discuss how to address the infinite corruption in government ministries and agencies that, […]

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