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15:26
15:26

Committee To Study Documents on Closed Banks 1 1

Katuntu said that a 3-man committee will study the documents and guide members of the committee. The documents include inventory reports of the closed banks, liquidation reports, loan schedules and customer deposit schedules among others.
17:47
17:47

COSASE Orders Forensic Audit into NAADs Seed Supplies 2 1

Katuntu informed the NAADS officials and the suppliers that MPs were looking beyond the delivery to ascertain whether the true beneficiaries received the inputs.
17:50
17:50

MPs Want Audit on KCCA E-City System withholding tax 4 1

Legislators sitting on parliaments committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises COSASE have called for a value-for-money audit of the e-city system employed by Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA.
10:04
10:04

KCCA, Solicitor General Disagree on Property Tax 3 1

Abdu Katuntu, the COSASE Chairperson was particularly displeased with the revelation and demanded for a list of government institutions that has defaulted on payment.
17:28
17:28

COSASE Starts Inquiry into Centenary Park Land Row 1 2

Parliaments Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authority and State Enterprise COSASE has today started investigations into the Centenary Park land row between Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA, Nalongo Estates and three other government entities.
17:26
17:26

Oil Cash Beneficiaries to Refund Money 6 billion shillings 1 Top story

The notable beneficiaries of the six billion shillings, dubbed a presidential handshake, include Doris Akol, the Uganda Revenue Authority URA Commissioner General, Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA Executive Director, Allen Kagina and Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Executive Director, Jennifer Musisi among others. The list also has former Attorney General Fred Ruhindi, State Attorney George Kalemera, Solicitor General Francis Atooke and the Secretary to Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi. These are part of the 42 public officers who received the money for their role in the 400-million-dollar Heritage Oil arbitration case which Uganda won.
06:54
06:54

Justice Ogoola: Oil Cash Rewards Awkward oil probe committee 3 1

Ogoola who had preferred to appear behind closed doors, said that he is not aware of any bonuses anywhere in the world, which are six times the salary of the beneficiary.
19:05
19:05

Oil Cash Bonuses was Minister's Priority - Auditor General 6 billion shillings 3 1

Auditor General John Muwanga has revealed to parliaments oil probe committee that the payment of Shillings six billion to 42 government officials was treated as a priority by the finance ministry.
18:26
18:26

Oil Cash Probe: IGG Mulyagonja Says President Not Above the Law 2 1

Justice Irene Mulyagonja who was invited as an expert witness by the committee chaired by Bugweri County MP Abdu Katuntu, disagreed with the Head of Public Service, John Mitala, who told the committee that under Article 98 of the Constitution, the president as a fountain of honour can give anything.
12:04
12:04

Oil Cash: Ministry Office Attendants Received UGX 35M Each mp abdu katuntu 1 2 Top story

An office attendant in the office of the solicitor general, Veronica Namuwenge told MPs that they used to appear at office very early to prepare the board room for meetings, photocopy documents for the legal team and that she could particularly ensure that she supervises lunch for the team.
18:18
18:18

Cabinet Discussed Oil Cash Reward Informally – Mitala oil cash probe 4 1 Top story

While appearing before the committee, John Mitala who also doubles as the Secretary to Cabinet told the committee that the reward was informally discussed by cabinet after the former Attorney General Fred Ruhindi alluded to it.
19:28
19:28

Probe Committee Grills Energy Officials on Oil Cash mp abdu katuntu 2 1

Explaining his role, Rubondo who is the Executive Director of Petroleum Authority told the probe committee that he received 120 million Shillings, close to 70 times more than his monthly salary of 1.2 million shillings then as a commissioner. He told the legislators that his role was to support Ugandas team by ensuring that the Heritage Oil team didnt leave the country before honouring their contractual obligations.
18:01
18:01

Oil Cash: URA Staff Pocketed UGX 50M for Filing Documents 2

MPs tasked Joseph Angura, a former Clerical Officer in the Litigation Division at Uganda Revenue Authority URA to explain his role in the case. Angura said he received Shillings 50 million for filing and serving pleadings. He told the Committee that although he didnt want to insinuate that he did something extra ordinary, he believes they were appreciated for the work done.
21:17
21:17

Former AG Ruhindi Initiated Presidential Handshake- Akol oil probe 2 1

Doris Akol, the Uganda Revenue Authority URA Commissioner General has named former Attorney General Fred Ruhindi as the brainchild behind the arrangement to reward top government officials.
18:15
18:15

Legislators Pin Akol as Oil Cash Probe Begins 1 3

Two legislators who lobbied parliament to investigate how government officials shared six billion Shillings have faulted the Uganda Revenue Authority URA Commissioner General for irregularly effecting payments.
19:21
19:21

Parliament's 'Oil Cash Bonus' Probe Starts oil cash bonanza 1

The committee was established by a resolution of Parliament calling for thorough investigations into the controversial payment of six billion Shillings to individuals who were involved a tax arbitration case between the Government of Uganda and Heritage Oil.
17:30
17:30

Kadaga Tasks COSASE to Investigate Oil Cash Bonus oil investigation 1 1 Top story

According to the terms of reference, the Committee is to investigate claims that public officers solicited for the payment of the bonuses totaling to Shillings 6 billion from the President contrary to standard practices of rewarding public officers
16:00
16:00

Auditor General Roots for Prosecution in UNRA Misdeeds road projects 2 1

One of the outstanding findings by COSASE was the confession by Chinese contractors for trading in Shillings 47 billion meant for compensating project affected persons. The Committee compelled the contractors to refund the money.
15:21
15:21

MPs Want Chinese Contractor to Refund UGX 1.8B UNRA Money 4 1

A Chinese contractor has today been ordered to refund 1.8 billion Shillings that was irregularly requested for in form of a fine from Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA.
06:45
06:45

MPs Dismiss UNRA Officials over Missing Documents 1 1

Due to the failure by UNRA officials to give a satisfactory explanation on the missing documents, Kabale Municipality MP, Aja Baryayanga asked the committee not to proceed with the officials until all the documents are tabled.
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