But in his defense, Muganzi told the committee chaired by Alice Alaso, the Serere district woman MP that he was forced to pay out the money to staff in allowances because of the poor pay their receive from government.
In the financial Year ending 2013, the Auditor General revealed that Ugx247 was diverted from budgeted vote and there wasn't any documentation.
Police on Tuesday morning fired live bullets in the air to disperse an unspecified number of rowdy Waragi protestors in Napak district, Karamoja sub region. Information available to Uganda Radio Network indicates that police including the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) have been deployed at all police posts in the district.
The soldiers who landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday will meet a string of attacks on AMISOM bases in Mogadishu that have been staged by the Al-Shabaab militants. On Sunday, the Al-Shabaab, for the fourth time in a week, attacked an AMISOM and Somali National Army military base in Gubta in the Mogadishu capital.
Emmanuel Mugisha, the General Manager of the newly established Glory Summit Hotel they have hosted a number of employees from oil companies and workshops on oil issues since they started operating one month ago.
Nineteen years ago, Doris Akol joined Uganda Revenue Authority's legal department. She is now going to head to the authority, after beating seven others to the job. As a trained lawyer, with a Masters Degree from Makerere University and another from the University of McGill in Canada, she was described by Allen Kagina, the out-going Commissioner General as a person who pays attention to detail and efficient in what she does.
He explains that the new procedure, which was developed by Dr. Benjamin Warf, the hospitals founding director requires the use of an endoscopic technique through the nose which results in faster recovery, a shorter admission period, less risk and fewer problems compared to the shunt system.
A statement issued by the company, indicates that demand for data services is growing in Uganda at a time when data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) shows the country as leading the East African region in attracting FDI in 2013.
It is emerging that, teachers have refused to borrow the money since last year citing the exhorbitant interest rate, which they claim is higher than the commercial bank. URN couldn't independently verify this particular claim.