The Public Accounts Committee of Parliament today heard that Bank of Uganda officials dealt with Geoffrey Kazinda, the interdicted Principal Accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister, merely because the Permanent Secretary was too busy.
Former soldiers of the previous armies in Uganda who were due to receive their gratuity and pensions will have to wait longer following the theft of billions of shillings at the Ministry of Public Service.
The Education and Sports Minister Jessica Alupo today failed to make a ruling on which of the two Football Leagues (Uganda Super League and FUFA Super League) should stay in place, and instead said cabinet will make the final ruling soon.
The Uganda Wildlife Authority -UWA has bowed to the pressure from President Yoweri Museveni to degazette the London portion of Mt. Elgon Forest National Park to resettle the more than 400 landless families of the Benet ethnic minority in Sebei sub-region.
Government has released five billion shillings to Acholi War Debt Claimants Association (AWDCA) as compensation for property lost during the northern Uganda insurgency. The release of the money comes at a time when the leadership of the association is divided over the initial 2.5 billion shillings that government gave them last year.