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09:19
09:19

Land Commission Chair Unveils Rot in Compensation Ministry of Lands 1 6

But Byenkya objected to the payments saying that most of the said people have either been paid, are exaggerated, and some of them are non-existent. On Thursday, she unpacked files of the said landowners pointing out inconsistencies and irregularities in each of them. Byenkya said that some people have already been paid, others are exaggerating their property rates, while in some cases, the government is paying for hot air.
08:20
08:20

Lands Minister Decries Immense Complaints from Wakiso, Luwero Zonal Offices land conflicts 6 1

According to Beti Kamya, the Ministry has received more complaints about the services from Luwero and Wakiso. The complaints include lifting caveats without the knowledge of affected parties, delayed issuance of land titles, issuing multiple titles on the same land and corruption among others.
18:07
18:07

Magufuli Tribute: MPs Task Gov’t on Corruption, Cost of Administration 7 1

The legislators were this afternoon debating a motion moved by Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda for a resolution of parliament to pay tribute to the late President of the United Republic of Tanzania, John Pombe Joseph Magufuli for his dedicated service to the country and the East African region.
11:48
11:48

LCV Chairperson Candidates Vow to End Corruption in Luwero District Abuse of office 4

Daniel Sserubidde the Independent Candidate says that the office of LC 5 Chairperson has been used as the merchant for money in which people who seek contracts must report to get awards.
17:35
17:35

US Ambassador Calls for End to Voter Bribery corruption 1 1

In her statement, Ambassador Brown said that corruption can also undermine electoral processes and that the donor community remains concerned by the level of voter bribery in the country.
19:45
19:45

NUP's Kyagulanyi Promises to Transform Bunyoro if Elected President Bugoma Forest 3 1

Kyagulanyi who was addressing his campaign rally at Kagadi Model Primary school in Kagadi town this afternoon says Bunyoro has abundant resources citing the lake Albert, National park, Fertile soils and the natural forest that he says if well utilized can cause tremendous developments in the region but for the last 35 years the NRM government under the leadership of President Museveni has abandoned the region.
12:06
12:06

Speaker Warns MPs Against Individually Engaging Agencies Using Parliament's Name parliament business 1 1

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has warned members of Parliament against engaging agencies in their individual capacity on matters that should be handled by Parliament.
23:56
23:56

URA Commissioner General Pledges to Uproot Corruption revenue 1 2

The commitment came after committee members tasked Musinguzi on how he is dealing with the highly connected and sophisticated theft and corruption in URA. A number of them said that the Authority was failing to perform due to high levels of corruption.
22:42
22:42

Minister Magyezi Decries High Corruption Levels in Local Gov't Anti corruption 1 2

The Minister for Local Government Raphael Magyezi has said his office is determined to fight cases of corruption which is overwhelming in the local Government.
15:51
15:51

Interdicted Ishaka-Bushenyi Municipality Treasurer Arrested embezzlement 1

Muhwezi is alleged to have forged the signature of the former town clerk Rwavu Kiwanuka and withdrew 91 Million Shillings.
15:40
15:40

IMF Sets Tough Terms For Emergence Loan to Uganda corruption 1

In a Zoom discussion with business reporters on Thursday, Maria Clara, the IMF country director for Uganda, said Kampala had promised to spend the money prudently but the Fund put conditions for its use. Corruption is still a prominent feature in Uganda, explaining why donors want to keenly see where their funds are spent.
12:19
12:19

Luweero, Nakasongola Leaders Nod to Magyezi’s Anti-Corruption Strategy accountability 1 3

The units including districts, municipalities, town councils and sub-counties are listed among the most corrupt institutions in the country, according to a 2018 report of the Inspectorate of Government. To many, the units are a hive for Abuse of office, embezzlement and misappropriation of funds crafted by custodians of public resources.
18:11
18:11

Research: Ugandan Officials Might Have Hidden UGX 267bn Aid Money World Bank 1 Top story

In East Africa, Tanzania was also studied and researchers found at least $145m had been hidden by its elites. Researchers concluded that this was because politicians, elites and their cronies got access to aid money and instead of using it to work on projects that developed their countries, they hid it away for personal use.
17:07
17:07

Nansana Municipality Gets New Town Clerk village 1 3

Thomson Obong, the former Amolator Deputy Chief Administrative Officer replaces James Ambrose Atwoko.
07:56
07:56

Fort Portal Diocese Bishop Challenges Ugandans On Corruption katoosa 3 4

Bishop Muhirwa said that huge amounts of money are budgeted for social services but are embezzled. He asked the citizens to be alert and not be tempted into corruption tendencies.
17:28
17:28

Corruption Fight: Katikkiro Appeals to Museveni Over Top Government Officials 3 1

Mayiga says there is need for the President to bring to book top corrupt government officials who seem to be untouchable. He observed that the NRM government has for the past 34 years devised ways to apprehend the corrupt but Ugandans are yet to be convinced by the results.
14:19
14:19

Nakalema Lauds Drop in Uganda’s Corruption Rank government 4 1

Lt Col Nakalema told Uganda Radio Network that the recent ranking as captured in the just-released Corruption Perception Index, a global report by Transparency International, was a little bit impressive. According to the index, Uganda moved 12 places from 149th position to 137, on a scale of 180 countries.
12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don parliament 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
20:56
20:56

Lt. Col. Nakalema Orders Arrest of Nansana Town Clerk corruption 4 1 Top story

On Friday afternoon, the State Anti-Corruption Unit together with other agencies including the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya stormed the municipality and held a meeting which later turned into an investigation panel with several individuals submitting evidence as others shared their grievances.
11:04
11:04

Nansana Municipality Crisis: Ministry Institutes Investigations, Reopens Offices security 1 7 Top story

Jackie Kiiza Kemigisha, the Principal Urban Officer in the Local Government Ministry, said the meeting came up with four resolutions and resolved to implement them with immediate effect in the interest of better service delivery in the municipality.
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