According to the study, the cost of care for people with type 2 diabetes accounts for 13% of the Ministry of Health budget. The Ministry was allocated UGX3.331 trillion in the financial year 2021/2022. In 2022, up to UGX 2.2 trillion was spent, on medication, treatment, and management of complications related type 2 diabetes.
The bank says Uganda needs 3-4 billion dollars for climate finance in the next ten years but that money is not flowing as expected. It says the private sector has contributed only 26 million dollars or 3.4%.
The deployment is part of the deal signed on September 9, 2022, between President Félix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo and East Africa Community member states to flash M23 rebels out of DRC's Ituri, North and South Kivu Provinces.
The new team appointed on a three-year tenure is expected to guide the smooth operations of the national flag carrier to fulfill its corporate mission and translate its vision into reality while protecting the company assets through transparency and accountability.
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.
Prophylactic Ivermectin is a broad spectrum anti-parasitic agent, included in the World Health Organization - WHO essential medicines lists for treatment of several parasitic diseases such as onchocerciasis (river blindness), and scabies among others.
Led by its chairperson and Nakawa West Constituency MP, Joel Ssenyonyi, COSASE tasked Katumba on Tuesday to explain why the Chinese firm acquired a certificate of compliance from the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority – PPDA in 2022 yet they signed the contract in 2015.
Samuel Wamala Kuwatanya, the Mawogola County Representative to Buganda Lukiiko, says the area has received an influx of moneylenders locally known as Kafuna. According to Wamala, the money lenders have taken advantage of the financial crisis in the area owing to the livestock quarantine to lend money to residents.
In a letter written by Irene Kauma, a senior official in the office of the First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports to the academic staff associations of public universities said the meeting arises out of the staff’s letter to the minister on November 20th that sought her intervention in effective implementation of the Presidential directive.
Muhakanizi explains that; “there is no fiscal space to accommodate the above funding requirement for salary enhancement in the budget for FY 2020/2021. Given the above circumstances, the proposed salary enhancement should be postponed until after the General Elections in 2021.
Kosolo notes that they have established that the growth of many of microfinance institutions is being hampered by high costs, part of which are incurred in sourcing external audit services that necessitates setting limits.