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Budget: Lands Ministry Fails to Utilize Shs131bn

The Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development (MoLHUD) has failed to absorb funds provided to it in the 2016/17 National budget. According to the Parliamentary Sectoral Committee Report on Physical Infrastructures on Ministerial Budget Policy Statements and Proposed Budget Estimates for FY 2017/18 obtained by Business Focus, MoLHUD’s absorption of

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Ugandans Will Start Enjoying Oil Cash in 2020, Insists Gov’t

The Government of Uganda has insisted that Uganda will have its oil out of the ground come 2020 despite many analysts and Ugandans have their reservations about the set deadline. This assurance was revealed by Eng. Irene Muloni, Uganda’s Minister for Energy and Minerals during the signing of the Intergovernmental Agreement

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Parliament Okays Shs550m State House Daily Expenditure

The Parliament of Uganda has okayed Shs550m daily expenditure by State House, Business Focus Reveals. Parliament approved State House budget after adopting a report by the Presidential Affairs Committee of Parliament on the ministerial policy statement and budget expenditure for 2017/2018 tabled by the Office of the President. Recently State House presented a

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State House Seeks Shs23bn Supplementary Budget as Financial Year Ends!

Uganda's State House has asked Parliament to approve its supplementary budget totalling to Shs23.1bn as the 2016/17 Financial Year nears closure. On Wednesday, State House officials led by the Minister for Presidency, Esther Mbayo appeared before the   Parliamentary Budget Committee to defend the requested money. She was accompanied by State House Comptroller, Lucy

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