A former senior accounts assistant testifying before the Parliament\'s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has imputed that she was forced to input fraudulent invoices by Geoffrey Kazinda, the former Principal Accountant.
Government and oil exploration companies have spent over 1.5 billion US dollars to find oil which is yet to be extracted from the ground. Earnest Rubondo, the Commissioner for Petroleum Exploration and Production, says the finding costs may be within the international rates as well as what the oil companies agreed to in the production sharing agreements.
Ssembabule Muslims have embarked on a campaign to develop their two square miles piece of land located at Bukiragi village, Ntuusi sub-county where they recently evicted over ten tenants including a UPDF army officer for encroaching on the land.
The recent oil discoveries by Tullow Oil in Kenya has continued to attract increased excitement and interest among the oil companies and the countryâ€™s population although there is yet no commercial discovery, according to a Petroleum official.