Media Releases

Press Statement on Post Bank

On Friday 5th April 2019, following credible information, the State House Anti-Corruption Unit acting under Article 99 (4) of the Constitution of Uganda, in liaison with the Criminal Investigation Directorate acting under Article 120 (3) (a) and the Office of the Auditor General acting under Article 163 (3), carried out a special investigation on Post Bank Uganda.

 

GOVERNMENT STATEMENT ON THE ON-GOING STALEMATE REGARDING THE MANAGEMENT OF DISPUTED ARCADES IN KAMPALA CITY

Thursday 4th April 2019

Government has noted with concern the unfortunate situation going on in-downtown Kampala Central Business District along Nakivubo Road. We wish to condemn the unacceptable actions by some property owners who have been closing shopping arcades without any notice or even due regard to the livelihood of tenants operating in those premises.

CABINET DECISIONS TAKEN DURING THE CABINET MEETING HELD ON MONDAY, 1st APRIL,

BRIEFING TO THE MEDIA ON CABINET DECISIONS TAKEN DURING THE CABINET MEETING HELD ON MONDAY, 1st APRIL, 2019 AT THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

Cabinet sat on Monday April 1st 2019 at Office of the President on Sir Apollo Kaggwa Road, Kampala, and;

1.Approved the National Teachers Policy. The objectives of the Policy will Include;

“Use Wazalendo loans wisely” – Gen. Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, has urged members of the UPDF’s WAZALENDO Savings and Cooperative Society, to use their loans wisely by constructing rentals in their areas and other income generating activities.

“When you borrow money, you should use it for the construction of rentals near your trading centre and build a personal house when you are about to retire,” he advised.

CABINET DECISIONS TAKEN DURING THE CABINET MEETING HELD ON MONDAY 25THMARCH, 2019

 

BRIEFING TO THE MEDIA ON CABINET DECISIONS TAKEN DURING THE CABINET MEETING HELD ON MONDAY 25THMARCH, 2019 AT STATE HOUSE, ENTEBBE.

 

Cabinet sat on Monday March 25th, 2019 at Office of the President on Sir Apollo Kagwa Road, and;

1.Cabinet approved the National Climate Change Bill, 2018 and the objectives of the bill include:

 

Nine Government officials in Lango arrested on Corruption Allegations

Nine Government Officers from the Lango Sub-Region have been arrested on allegations of corruption, diversion of government funds and embezzlement, among other issues. 

The suspects from Dokolo District include the Acting Finance Officer, Alex Owlom, District Engineer, Thomas Codeos, Sector Works Accountant, Henry Ajwang and the Acting District Internal Auditor, Alfred Ongom. 

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