High exports of gold baffle BOU officials

Just where do Uganda’s gold exports come from? Which companies are mining and exporting this gold? Who are the buyers of this gold? Finding the answers to these questions, leave alone the clues, is t...

Museveni launches Kamuli road amid quality concerns

The commissioning of the newly-modified Jinja-Kamuli road on October 14 by President Museveni united people in celebration but a row over the quality of the work still separates the contractor, Dott ...

Public Service overturns suspension of Health boss

The head of Public Service, Mr John Mitala, yesterday reinstated Mr Ronald Segawa Gyagenda as the accounting officer for the Ministry of Health, three days after permanent secretary, Dr Asuman Lukawa...

Civil society cautions government on rising debt

The civil society in Uganda has warned government against over borrowing to finance ambitious infrastructure projects in the country. Uganda’s public debt, though still sustainable, has risen in rece...

Agriculture officials accused of fraud

Several government officials have been implictated in fraud, especially in the supply chain, following an operation launched by Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) in the Rwenzori sub-region. The 11-day ...

Tea, water, cakes and samosas to cost Shs1.1 billion

Local government and national economy closely follow in third and forth positions with a budget of Shs993m and Shs966m, respectively. Local government has Shs57m to spend on refreshments and national...