The Inspector General of Government (IGG) Irene Mulyagonja has appealed against the acquittal of Patricia Ojangole, the Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Development Bank Ltd (UDBL) who was facing charges of conflict of interest.
Police in Tororo Municipality are holding a security guard suspected of shooting to death his colleague. Emmanuel Oketch (30) was deployed by JAG Security Company at Uganda College of Commerce Tororo - UCC located in North Budama Sub County in Tororo district.
The dead are identified as Efrance Namwanje, a resident of Wakayamba village in Wakyato Sub County, Sarah Yaka of Mbikko village in Kikamulo Sub County, Nalumansi Nakavuma and another only identified as Willy a resident of Nnongo in Kikamulo Sub County.
The six survivors and witnesses in the recent murder that occurred at Kisunku village in Lwankoni Sub-county-Rakai district have been given special protection following the arrest of the key suspect in the case.
Stephen Arubaku, the councilor for Rigbo Sub County is optimistic that the regional city will provide market for local produce. He says this will also reduce the suffering traders from here go through when they go for business in places such as Juba in south Sudan.
MTN Mobile Money users will now be paying 10percent more on withdrawals following an increment in charges. In a notice issued today, the withdrawal charges are now at a minimum of 330 Uganda Shillings from 300 Uganda Shillings.
Government has dropped school grading system for all primary and secondary schools across the country. In a directive issued to the education ministry on 6th May 2014, the ministry of financed had noted that since 1997 when the last grading was done, there had been no review and this had affected the salary structure and access to payroll by many teachers and head teachers.