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11:44
11:44

Rakai District Councillor Arrested For Soliciting a Bribe bribery

Police at Lyantonde District are holding a Lwamagwa Sub County Councillor in Rakai District for soliciting a bribe of 100, 000 shillings from a resident.
12:41
12:41

CSOs Warn Govt On Budget Impediments 2013/2014 budget 2

Civil Society Organizations under their association, the Budget Advocacy Group, have urged government to address hindrances to budget sustainability if Uganda is to fund an effective national budget.
22:03
22:03

Western Regional Traffic Boss Arrested over Bribe igg

The office of the Inspector General of Government (IGG) has arrested the Western Regional Traffic officer, C/ASP James Muwanga for allegedly soliciting a bribe of 150,000 shillings from a bus operator.
07:03
07:03

IGG Halts UGX 3.4B Compensation Program In Bugiri ghost pensioners

The Inspector General of Government has halted a 3.4 billion shillings compensation program for 346 people in Bugiri district amidst accusations corruption. Those to be compensated were displaced during the construction of Bukooli College School, but now some of them say the list contains ghost beneficiaries.
06:35
06:35

Gulu District Officials In Panic Over Corruption Investigations state house 3

Local government officials in Gulu are in a state of fear as officials from State House storm the district to investigate corruption cases.
12:42
12:42

Costly Delays In Karuma Power Project investigations

Karuma hydro project was scheduled to come on board before the country slips back into darkness while the recently completed 250-megawatt Bujagali Dam can still meet the current electricity demand, but construction is yet to commence.
13:38
13:38

Anti-riot Police Deployed Ahead of Protest Against Luweero Town Clerk protests 3

Anti riot Police have been deployed at fuel stations and in Luweero town to block a planned protest against the town clerk Muluuta Mugagga.
04:58
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EU Resumes Aid to Uganda president museveni

The European Union Envoy to Uganda Ambassador Roberto Ridolfi has announced that the EU funded programs can now continue in Uganda as per their approved budget for the next seven years.
18:45
18:45

NRM Calls Caucus on Parliament Reports dura cement 3

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party has called a caucus at State House, Entebbe, to meet and discuss the new accountability reports that have been tabled in parliament.
11:19
11:19

Kooki Premier Sacked over Rakai Sacco Fraud kooki chiefdom 1

On Monday, Kale Kayihura, the Inspector General of Police ordered the arrest of 32 officials Victoria Basin Micro Finance including Ssekyanzi in connection to the embezzlement.
13:15
13:15

Black Monday: Eight Activists Held uganda police

The newsletter a copy of which was seen by URN outlines the amount of money lost in the recent corruption scandal in the Office of the prime minister.
15:18
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Govt Gives Acholi War Debt Claimants UGX 5 Billion compensation 1

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.
17:21
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World Bank Suspends Energo Projekt energo-projekt

Energo-projekt is involved in the construction of 106 kilometer Kawempe – Kafu road stretch which connects to the city at the tune of 7.3 million dollars.
15:20
15:20

Rakai Police Impounds Trucks With Fish Worth UGX 320m illegal fishing

Officials from Fisheries Ministry together with police have intercepted two trucks loaded with over 20 tons of immature fish each worth over 160 million shillings heading to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
16:31
16:31

Lira CSOs Close Offices to Join Anti-corruption Protest prdp

Wearing dark clothes and walking barefooted, the anti corruption activists gathered outside the offices of Facilitation for Peace and Development along Obote Avenue in Lira town as early as 8am and started making different writings against corruption on a black piece of clothe wrapped around the office building.
14:03
14:03

NGO Gathering Blocked as Anti-corruption Protest Starts

Most non-government organizations--NGOs in Kampala have kept their offices closed on Monday as they start a week-long demonstration against the rising levels of corruption in the country.
11:32
11:32

IGG: Law To Attach Assets Of Corrupt Officials In Offing civil servants 1

Justice Irene Mulyagonja Kakooza, the Inspector General of Government said that there is a plan to amend the Anti Corruption Act to introduce stringent measures, which will allow for the attachment of assets belonging to individuals who may be found guilty of causing loss of public funds through procurement corruption.
14:22
14:22

Ezra Suruma Fears Corruption Will Deplete Oil Revenue dr ezra suruma 2

Dr Ezra Suruma, who now works as a Presidential Advisor on Finance and Economic Planning, said his experience shows that the country currently has no institutions with the capacity to properly manage public funds. He cited the Commonwealth Head of Government Meeting (CHOGM), the recent Identity Cards project and Global Fund scandals where billions of shillings was misappropriated, as examples to show that the oil revenue could also be wasted.
07:38
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Gulu Labor Officer Interdicted for Corruption gulu municpality 1

Gulu Municipal Council Labor Officer Walter Ochira has been interdicted over allegations of diverting funds meant to fund community-driven development projects in Gulu Municipality.
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Budaka Auditor Fired Over Newspaper Story corruption

Joram Okou Olupot, the acting Internal Auditor of Budaka district is in trouble for allegedly leaking sensitive information to the media.
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