Lack of Monitoring Hindering EMYOOGA programme in Mbarara as Wrong Beneficiaries Enjoy Millions

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In this in-depth story “Lack of Monitoring Hindering EMYOOGA programme in Mbarara as Wrong Beneficiaries Enjoy Millions”, Aaron Ainomugisha investigated the state of EMYOOGA SACCOs and members’ plight in Mbarara city & district western Uganda,connecting the dots in parts of the country – to promote public accountability & service delivery. Women & youths say they haven’t fully benefited, with many asking the government to include them in different socio-economic programmes.

Full story in audio – Runyankore-Rukiga version.

 

Full story in audio – English version.

 

VOX POP (translated);

“There are some mafias…I hear. The government should follow up on those programs and fight those mafias”.
“I was unable to get people to form an association…I didn’t benefit. I think the government should always give people enough time to use,and refund this money,” a youth.
“It shouldn’t be starting capital, it should be released as support to those who have already started. Some people get that money and they start businesses they don’t know how to manage. We need supervision to ascertain whether the money is doing what it was meant to do,” a woman.

“This money is always swindled by technocrats…it was stolen. We used our ugx300,000 to register, did everything and even got a certificate,but we didn’t receive even a single coin. They used us,” boda boda  rider.

MULTIMEDIA STORIES ON YOUTUBE; Runyankore-Rukiga version https://youtu.be/BHv_uNf8bFs

English version https://youtu.be/lxTqyiheLV0

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Supported by African Centre for Media Excellence-ACME & European Union-EU.

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