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MPs Protest Cabinet Decision To Cut Budget For ‘Already Poorly Funded’ Agriculture Sector

UCDA officials led by Managing Director, Emmanuel Iyamulemye Niyibigira (R) appearing before Agriculture Committee Members of Parliament sitting on Agriculture Committee protested Cabinet decision to implement last minute budget cuts to a tune of Shs490bn to mainly to  Agriculture agencies. The MPs are scrutunising ministerial policy statements for 2021/2022 budget.  They argue that Agriculture sector has been

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Unfair Clauses: Gov’t To Painfully Pay Shs110bn For Unconsumed Electricity

Uganda’s  cumulative outstanding amount of deemed energy (unconsumed electricity) stands at Shs110.79bn as at 30th June, 2020, the Auditor General has revealed. In his February 2021 report to Parliament, the Auditor General,  John Muwanga warns that the debt is unsustainable and may cause a significant strain on government resources if not passed through the

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Analysis & Opinions

NWSC Named Most Profitable Public Entity As Loss-Making State Institutions Revealed

NWSC boss Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has been named  the most profitable public entity despite the Corporation’s profits falling sharply due to  COVID-19 disruptions. This revelation is contained in the February 2021 Auditor General’s  Report where Auditor General, John Muwanga and team analyzed performance

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Absa Bank Uganda Announces New Appointments In Top Leadership

Helen Basuuta Nangonzi has been appointed Marketing and Customer Experience Director at Absa Bank Uganda. Absa Bank Uganda has made changes to its senior leadership by announcing the new appointments of the Business Banking Director and the Marketing and Customer Experience Director. Albert Byaruhanga has been appointed Business Banking Director at

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