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17:41
17:41

Parliament Clerks Caution Accountability Committees on Compromise Opposition MPs 1 6

According to Dr Tumukwasibwe, the focus of opposition-led accountability committees is Anti-corruption that includes misuse, diversion, embezzlement of public funds; stealing of public assets; nepotism in the recruitment of public servants and award of tenders and others.
09:19
09:19

Land Commission Chair Unveils Rot in Compensation Ministry of Lands 1 6

But Byenkya objected to the payments saying that most of the said people have either been paid, are exaggerated, and some of them are non-existent. On Thursday, she unpacked files of the said landowners pointing out inconsistencies and irregularities in each of them. Byenkya said that some people have already been paid, others are exaggerating their property rates, while in some cases, the government is paying for hot air.
18:07
18:07

Magufuli Tribute: MPs Task Gov’t on Corruption, Cost of Administration 7 1

The legislators were this afternoon debating a motion moved by Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda for a resolution of parliament to pay tribute to the late President of the United Republic of Tanzania, John Pombe Joseph Magufuli for his dedicated service to the country and the East African region.
17:35
17:35

US Ambassador Calls for End to Voter Bribery corruption 1 1

In her statement, Ambassador Brown said that corruption can also undermine electoral processes and that the donor community remains concerned by the level of voter bribery in the country.
12:06
12:06

Speaker Warns MPs Against Individually Engaging Agencies Using Parliament's Name parliament business 1 1

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has warned members of Parliament against engaging agencies in their individual capacity on matters that should be handled by Parliament.
23:56
23:56

URA Commissioner General Pledges to Uproot Corruption revenue 1 2

The commitment came after committee members tasked Musinguzi on how he is dealing with the highly connected and sophisticated theft and corruption in URA. A number of them said that the Authority was failing to perform due to high levels of corruption.
17:28
17:28

Corruption Fight: Katikkiro Appeals to Museveni Over Top Government Officials 1 3

Mayiga says there is need for the President to bring to book top corrupt government officials who seem to be untouchable. He observed that the NRM government has for the past 34 years devised ways to apprehend the corrupt but Ugandans are yet to be convinced by the results.
18:52
18:52

Parliament Adopts Commitment to be Honest, Ethical corruption 1 5

The commitment signed on behalf of Parliament by the Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah also pledges that henceforth, Parliament shall provide timely service to the people of Uganda, negotiate all government contracts with integrity and ensure zero tolerance to corruption.
13:30
13:30

Without Attitude Change, Fight Against Corruption is Just a Show -Oulanyah Anti corruption 3 1 Top story

In a place filled with top government officials, Oulanyah said that Ugandans are all guilty of abetting corruption, and called for internal reflection from everyone in order to stem corruption out of the country. Amidst cheers from the crowd, Oulanyah said it was time to stop the pretence and stop being corrupt.
19:30
19:30

IG Urges Gov’t to Strengthen Local Complaint Mechanisms in Corruption Fight anti corruption 3 1

Bamugemereire says that 50 per cent of the complaints recorded by the Inspectorate of Government are matters concerning irregularities in recruitment for jobs and failure to pay pension and salaries, among others, which can be handled at the local level.
19:08
19:08

Judicial Service Commission PS Dr Rose Nassali Interdicted financial loss 1

Nassali was charged before the Anti-Corruption Court in August this year, for abuse of office and causing financial loss to the government after reportedly paying 33 million Shillings arbitrarily to AH Consulting Limited in the financial year 2014/2015.
18:26
18:26

IG Working Closely With State House Anti-Corruption Unit-Justice Mulyagonja 1 4

Justice Irene Mulyagonja, the Inspector General of Government (IGG) has said that they are working closely with the newly formed State House Anti-Corruption Unit in the fight against corruption.
16:30
16:30

Kadaga to Name and Shame Corrupt Officials corruption 1 2 Top story

Kadaga said that she will not protect any corrupt leader regardless of their political affiliation adding that there should be no reason for leaders to swindle public resources.
07:28
07:28

Corruption Frustrating U.S. Investors in Uganda – Amb. Malac

Ambassador Malac said that Uganda needs to establish conditions that will better attract investment adding that money that is lost in the corruption chain could be used for building schools, improving healthcare, and fostering economic growth.
18:52
18:52

James Tweheyo to Head New Anti-Corruption Unit igg 1 2

He said that said that the Inspectorate of Government had failed to execute its mandate forcing him to create a parallel unit to address the rampant cases of corruption in the country.
21:43
21:43

New Asset Recovery Bill Still Facing Challenges – IGG corruption 1 5

The Inspector General of Government who told Members of Parliament that the Inspectorate is currently going through the process of formulating the law on Non-Conviction Based Asset Recovery said that they have met challenges especially from the office of Attorney General with officers who dont understand that they can go after assets and not the suspect.
16:14
16:14

Parliament Approves Owiny-Dollo As Deputy Chief Justice uganda law society 1 1 Top story

Justice Alphonse Owiny-Dollo has this afternoon been approved by parliaments appointments committee as new Deputy Chief Justice, URN has learnt. The committee chaired by Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah also approved Justices Paul Mugamba and Richard Buteera who were appointed by President Yoweri Museveni to the Supreme Court bench. Owiny-Dollo replaces Justice Steven Kavuma while Buteera and Mugamba replace Justices Jotham Tumwesigye and Augustine Nshimye, respectively, who have clocked the retirement age.
19:11
19:11

What MPs Want to Hear in State of the Nation Address corruption 1 4

A section of legislators have expressed mixed expectations on what they anticipate will be President Yoweri Musevenis focus in his State of the Nation Address.
17:15
17:15

MPs Shun Anticorruption Meeting Convened by IGG 1 2

Due to the poor turn up, organizers of the meeting asked those present to take a break and later attend to other business. The meeting which was scheduled to last the whole day was called off at 10:45am.
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