Kafu road contract illegal – SG

Kampala. The ongoing roadworks on Kawempe–Kafu and Kafu-Kiryandongo stretch is illegal. The contract was not approved by the Solicitor General as required by law. Mr Christopher Gashirabake, the dire...

Uganda’s embassy in Shs3b property storm

KAMPALA. A plan by Uganda’s New York Mission to buy a new house as an alternative official residence for the country’s Permanent Representative to the UN, has sparked queries over its cost and justif...

Teachers lose fight for Shs25 billion Sacco money

Parliament. Teachers have lost the fight for Shs25 billion President Museveni gave them to improve their welfare after legislators instructed ministry of Education officials not to release the disput...

UNRA probe: brick layer was paid sh4.1b

THE Justice Catherine Bamugemereire commission of inquiry into the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has unearthed further rot after it emerged that a brick layer was paid sh4.1b as part of a sh...

Auditor General queries sh305m EC rent payment

The top echelon of the Electoral Commission led by Sam Rwakojo was Tuesday put to task by lawmakers sitting on the Public Accounts Committee to explain circumstances under which the electoral body pa...

Byandala granted 10m cash bail

  Former works and transport Minister Abraham Byandala was on Monday granted bail after spending six days in jail. Mr Byandala, now a minister without portfolio,was arrested  last Tuesday and pr...

MPs approve 65 constituencies

PARLIAMENT- Lawmakers have approved the creation of 65 new constituencies and recommended that the Electoral Commission (EC) should immediately confirm them as constituencies. The MPs want the EC to ...

Court remands former works minister Byandala

Former works and transport Minister, and minister without portfolio, Mr Abraham Byandala has been remanded to Luzira Prison over allegations of abuse of office and causing financial loss to the gover...