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ARRESTED INSIDE QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK: 24-YEAR-OLD FISHERMAN SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS

The chief magistrate’s court in Kamwenge has sentenced John Vian Matsiko to eight years in jail for illegally entering a wildlife protected area. The 24-year-old fisherman is a resident of...

TWO ARRESTED: HOW RUKUNGIRI DHO CONNIVES WITH PRIVATE CLINICS TO STEAL & SELL GOVERNMENT DRUGS

The District Health Officer-DHO Rukungiri, Dr Akasiima Mucunguzi is in trouble over theft and sale of government drugs...

IN-DEPTH: HOW WESTERN UGANDA’S SAND MAFIAS ARE CHOKING THE ENVIRONMENT & LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Sand Mining, a lucrative business at the expense of local communities and environment, surviving on tax evasion and...

MONITORING GAPS & CORRUPTION IN MBARARA CITY TENDERS: BUSINESSMAN NICHOLAS ASIIMWE NICOZ AND OTHERS DEFAULT OVER UGX110 MILLION

Mbarara city businessman Nicholas Asiimwe a.k.a Nicoz's Woodfix Technical Services Ltd risks losing street parking fees collection tender...

RUKUNGIRI: OVER UGX200 MILLION MISSING IN 375 MILLION WATER PROJECT

The Rukungiri district water officer,Twekwase Deus in trouble for allegedly embezzling over Ugx200 million meant for Omukatooma Gravity...

AGAIN: IGG investigating Kasese corruption scandals

The office of the Inspectorate of Government / Inspector General of Government-IGG has again picked interest in the reported corruption scandals in Kasese district. The team from...

CORRUPTION: NTUNGAMO CAO & OTHER OFFICALS IN TROUBLE

The Ntungamo district Chief Administrative Officer-CAO, Nasser Mukiibi and other officials including the Chief Finance Officer (CFO), the district internal auditor and others are...

HOW LYAKARIMIRA TOWN CLERK SWINDLED OVER UGX100 MILLION 

The Lyakarimira town clerk in Kabale district, Alex Ampaire is on the run for swindling Ugx 105 million meant for the construction of a multipurpose...

MBARARA CITY: SHODDY WORK DETECTED IN UGX 97 MILLION SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT  

The Mbarara City South Deputy Resident City Commissioner, Moses Aruho has ordered the arrest of City Engineer Melina Kekijusyo who failed to monitor the construction of three classroom block at...

MUBS & UMI AMONG THE TENANTS OWING MBARARA DLG OVER UGX100 MILLION RENT ARREAS

Mbarara district local government-DLG authorities have been tasked to apply all approaches and recover rent arrears of over Ugx100 million currently defaulted by different...

ARRESTED: HOW RWAMPARA CAO & STAFF SWINDLED PDM FUNDS!

Tension and panic continue to engulf different District Local Governments across Uganda as Anti-corruption bodies continue with operations against corrupt officials, with many already...