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SALARY EARNERS TO CONTRIBUTE UGX 500 TO HIV FUND

By Francis Lubega Members of Parliament on the HIV Parliamentary Committee are proposing for a cut from every salary earning Ugandan towards the support of the HIV Trust Fund. Apparently the committee is scrutinizing the Aids Trust Fund meant to create a separate fund from the Ministry of Health budget to address the HIV epidemic […]

DP LINKS GOVERNMENT INTO SUGAR ESCALATION

By Ben Musanje The opposition Democratic Party President Norbert Mao has attacked government for being behind the ongoing country wide hyper sugar prices saying its officials dealing in the product are hooding it to exploit Ugandans. In a weekly press conference at the party headquarters in Kampala Mao tasks the Trade Minister Amelia Kyambande to […]

HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS DEMANDS FOR URGENT INVESTIGATION AGAINST NALUFENYA CUSTODY

By Ben Musanje Human Rights Network (HURINET) has condemned the increasing torture actions in the country and called on the Parliamentary Human Rights Committee to conduct investigations against Nalufenya detention centre located in Jinja district. Addressing Journalists at their offices in Kampala, HURINET Executive Director Mohammed Ndifuna says the country needs accountability on police’s actions […]

NEVER TO BORROW FOR UNACCOUNTABLE FUNDS IN THE 2017/18 UGX 28.9 TRILLION BUDGET SAYS GOVERNMENT

By Charels Katabalwa Government vows not to borrow any money for government sectors that failed to comply with gender and equity requirements. The State Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development David Bahati while addressing the journalist at media center said that many government sectors asks for huge sums of money and failed to use […]