As a Senior Accountant, Isabirye was among the top administrators who were accused of paying 10.6 billion Shillings to six ghost claimants without the approval of the Commission. The beneficiaries include; Kasiya Rwabukurukuru who was paid 6.43 billion Shillings for land at Kiyunga in Sheema District, and Stephen Peter Nagenda of Kibale, Rwanswa who was paid 1.06 billion Shillings.
For instance, through their lawyers, Leonard Kizito and Francis Kigonya wrote to the ULC Chairperson on January 6th, 2022 requesting Shillings 250 million for their 950 acres of land at Bugangaizi Block, which they sold to ULC at Shillings 950 million that the commission paid in several installments.
While appearing before COSASE, ULC officials led by the Undersecretary, Daniel Mugurusi failed to produce an updated inventory of the assets/database of land and other property owned by the Government.
Dr Aceng told the lawmakers that in the Financial Year 2022/2023, Parliament appropriated Shillings 45 billion to procure the PET scan. She revealed that on Monday the Ministry of Health signed a contract for the swift supply of the appliance.
The seven-member team was initiated after taking the oath of allegiance at Hotel Africana in Kampala on Friday. They include; Priscilla Mirembe Serukka (Chairperson), Samson Rwahwire, Herbert Kamuntu, Patrick Ocailap, Barbara Namugambe, Abdi Karim Moding, and Ebrahim Kisoro Sadrudin.
John Magezi Ndamira, the Governor of Rotary District 9213 said that the former Speaker’s generosity through donations to the Rotary Foundation improved the lives of several vulnerable Ugandans through Rotary activities which among others include peace promotion, disease control and prevention, provision of clean water, sanitation, and hygiene, education and environmental protection.
Tayebwa made the directive while chairing the House on Tuesday. He quoted Section 13 of the Public Finance Management Act and Rule 148 of the Rules of Procedure that requires urgent fulfillment of the timelines as stipulated in Section 13(3) of the Public Finance Management Act.
Led by Dr. Milton Wabyona CHUSS through the Department of Performing Arts and Film has come up with an event, dubbed “Zadok Adolu-Otojoka Biography Recital: Lessons from Half a Century of Music Teaching”. The college plans to honour him as part of the activities to celebrate Makerere’s 100 years of existence scheduled for March 31, 2022.
Tayebwa, who was endorsed by NRM Central Executive Committee - CEC on Thursday defeated his rival Moses Okot Bitek Jr, the Kioga County MP in Kioga District with 379 votes against 82 votes respectively.
Mao, alongside the Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo, the Deputy Speaker Anita Among, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng the Minister of Health and Oulanyah's brother, Francis Emuna are in Seattle where the Speaker is bedridden since February 4th, 2021.
The Ministers were required to submit the statements before the March 15th deadline as required by the Public Financial Management Act so that they are scrutinized by their line sectoral committees of Parliament as part of the budgeting process.
More than 20,000 people thronged Abilayep village in Serere to pay their last respect to Osuban. Among the mourners were government officials, soldiers, and politicians from Uganda, Kenya, and South Sudan.
The council comprising of local leaders from Teso, Bukedi, and Kenya among others converged for a meeting on Friday in Serere to pay tribute to the fallen Iteso cultural leader, Augustine Osuban Lemukol Emorimor.
Ojaamong, who led a delegation of more than 200 Iteso from Kenya said that Emorimor helped the Iteso in Kenya to acquire a home from the Bomas of Kenya, the largest auditorium in Africa found in Langata, Nairobi. The village features replicas of traditional homesteads from 23 of Kenya's ethnic groups. It also features traditional dances performed in its large auditorium.
Emorimor’s final journey back home started on Monday with requiem mass at Nagugongo shrine. On Tuesday, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni paid tribute to Osuban, a man he described as an advocate of peace and unity in Teso.