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23:54
23:54

Luwero District Civil Servants Over Paid Ugx 150M over payments

Bernard Okello the Luwero District Human Resource Officer says that the overpayment accumulated within two financial years of 2019/20 and 2020/21 due to the failure of the Integrated Personnel and Payment System
16:49
16:49

President Museveni Appoints Muruli Mukasa Acting Justice Minister 1

Muruli Mukasa, who is also the Member of Parliament for Budyebo County in Nakasongola District previously served as Minister of Gender from March 1, 2015, until June 6, 2016. He also served as Minister of Security from 27 May 2011 until 1 March 2015.
12:40
12:40

Medical Lab Techs Suspend Strike over Deployment Promises Medical Strike 2

Sylvia Nabuddo, the Deputy General Secretary, Uganda Medical Laboratory Technology Association (UMLTA) told journalists on Friday that they held a meeting with Public Service Minister Wilson Muruli Mukasa early in the week who promised to address their grievances.
07:18
07:18

Government Develops Software, App to Fight Ghost Workers, Corruption in Public Service 5 1

Dubbed the Human Capital Management system, the software will capture the data of all civil servants from the day they are enrolled and will be accessible through a phone App dubbed the people’s HR from the play store.
13:12
13:12

Schools in Otuke District Understaffed 2

The district with five government-aided secondary schools and 1 tertiary institution has only 93 filled positions against the 367 approved staff ceiling, leaving 274 vacancies unfilled.
15:32
15:32

Doctors Give November Ultimatum to Strike Over Vacant Posts, Supplies President of Uganda 3

The doctors' grievances include gaps in human resources where they operate with vacancies of over 600 health workers unfilled, perennial lack of medical supplies and Personal Protection Equipment in addition to the failure by the government to compensate families of doctors who lost their lives in line of duty saving COVID-19 patients.
16:40
16:40

1039 Ghost Nurses Unearthed As Payment of UGX 70b Lunch Allowance Starts 2 1

Catherine Bitarakwate Musingwire, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Public Service has given the accounting officers of the affected districts to tender in an explanation not later than the 15th of August.
10:59
10:59

Finance Ministry Approves UGX 4.92 Bn For MUBS Staff 1 1

According to a letter by Patrick Ocailap, acting permanent secretary ministry of finance, the government has committed a supplementary budget of 4.92 billion shillings to harmonize salaries of all staff at the learning institution in the fourth quarter of the current financial year.
10:25
10:25

UN Agencies Baffled as Endowed Uganda Fails to Beat Hunger Food Insecurity 4

Uganda is one of the countries that were expected to be among the first to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture, by 2030 as outlined in Sustainable Development Goal number two. But since 2015, there seems to be no progress, despite a slight increase in agricultural output, according to the agencies.
11:06
11:06

Nurses Give December Ultimatum to Strike Over Money Again 1

According to Cherop, this shows that the government doesn’t recognize the importance of their work, saying they have resolved to lay down their tools on December 30th, 2020 should government fail to address their concerns by end of November.
08:47
08:47

Dr Atwine Frustrated by Non-Performing Commissioners in Ministry of Health 3

Atwiine said that her efforts to get rid of non-performers has resulted in her being dragged to court.
11:49
11:49

Over 1,000 Amuru Civil Servants Commute to Work from Gulu Amuru Town Council. 3 1

Robert Olanya, a resident of Amuru Town Council disclosed to Uganda Radio Network - URN that offices at the district headquarters always open beyond the official time of 8:00am as stipulated in the Ministry of Public Service standing order.
16:49
16:49

Post COVID-19 lockdown: Aging Public Servants, Breast Feeding Mothers to Stay Home

In a circular dubbed the Post Lock down Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ministries, departments and local governments, the Ministry urges staff of advanced age, those with chronic illnesses and breast feeding mothers to continue working from home.
12:02
12:02

Technical Instructors Petition Education Ministry Over Salary Discrepancies government 4 Top story

Ahmed Kasibante, an Instructor at Ahmed Seguya Technical Institute, says the payment of instructors is a total mess with different local governments using varied scales. He notes that while some local governments have already implemented the salary increment others have adamantly refused and keep on giving lame excuses.
07:55
07:55

Ex-Obote Minister Peter Otai to Be Accorded State Burial uganda peoples army 1

Following his death, Teso leaders, including Members of Parliament and Ministers from the region engaged government on the possibility of returning his remains for burial. Government later consented and directed the Ministry of Public Service to coordinate the arrangements.
12:25
12:25

Museveni to Meet Lecturers Over Salary Enhancement Keith Muhakanizi 1

In a letter written by Irene Kauma, a senior official in the office of the First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports to the academic staff associations of public universities said the meeting arises out of the staff’s letter to the minister on November 20th that sought her intervention in effective implementation of the Presidential directive.
11:22
11:22

No Salary Enhancement Until After 2021 General Elections-Muhakanizi 1

Muhakanizi explains that; “there is no fiscal space to accommodate the above funding requirement for salary enhancement in the budget for FY 2020/2021. Given the above circumstances, the proposed salary enhancement should be postponed until after the General Elections in 2021.
18:27
18:27

Health Training Institutions Moot for Review of Teaching Curriculum 1 5

The principals and tutors of both public and private health institutions from across the country in their 12th annual scientific conference held in Masaka district have indicated that the current contents of their teaching curriculum have outlived the test the time hence a need for its review.
07:35
07:35

Kitgum PWD Leaders Decry Lack Of Sign Language Interpreters 2

Atoo Omoya, the Chairperson of the PWD council is Kitgum district, says they petitioned the district council last year to allocate funds for the recruitment of professional sign language interpreters to bridge the communication gap for their members.
08:15
08:15

Huge Number of Volunteers Worry Wakiso Authorities Wakiso District 5 1 Top story

Information obtained by our reporter shows that there are more than 60 volunteers attached to various offices. The volunteers execute simple tasks like preparing documents, welcoming and guiding clients, keeping the offices when the officers are away and at times perform duties entrusted to the office bearers.
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