News and Updates

  • Katosi road scam: minister Byandala to also plead guilty

    Posted on March 24, 2016

    The Minister without Portfolio Eng. Abraham Byandala has requested for a plea bargain to enable him plead guilty to corruption charges in exchange for a lesser sentence. The request was made through...

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    Former UNRA accountant charged, added onto Katosi road case

    Posted on March 24, 2016

    A former accountant of the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has been charged for allegedly causing financial lose and neglect of duty in connection with more than Shs24 billion financial loss...

  • NRM probes party officials over stolen campaign cash, to be prosecuted

    Posted on March 23, 2016

    The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party officials who misappropriated campaign funds are in trouble. Sources told Daily Monitor that billions of shillings remain unaccounted for after...

  • Lawyer Kasango remanded over pension cash

    Posted on March 09, 2016

    A Kampala-based lawyer Bob Kasango and a court clerk, Mr Milton Mutegeya were yesterday arraigned before the Anti Corruption Court and charged in connection to forgery of a judicial document in...

  • Buyende fisheries officer in trouble over Shs1.3m

    Posted on March 09, 2016

    BUYENDE. The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has directed the Buyende District chief administrative officer to take disciplinary action against the district fisheries officer. Mr John Muwadi,...

  • State lawyer sentenced

    Court sentences state lawyer to one year imprisonment for soliciting a bribe

    Posted on March 09, 2016

    Court in Uganda’s capital, Kampala has sentenced a state attorney who formerly worked in Arua District to one year imprisonment for soliciting a bribe.Ms Rachael Nakyazze, a grade one magistrate at...

  • Joy Kabatsi shows pre ticked ballots

    How elections were rigged

    Posted on March 03, 2016

    Opposition stalwart Kizza Besigye has said that the February 18 general election was the worst in Uganda's history. But how was the election rigged? Collating anecdotal evidence, SADAB KITATTA KAAYA...

  • State lawyer convicted of bribery

    Posted on February 27, 2016

     The Anti-Corruption Court has convicted a State lawyer for taking a bribe of Shs400,000 to help a suspect get released on bail. Edward Bamulutira was convicted for soliciting and receiving the...

  • Bushenyi FDC candidate rejects results over alleged voter bribery

    Posted on February 26, 2016

    The Forum for Democratic Change candidate, Mr Paul Turyamureeba Kahiigi, has been defeated by NRM’s Jaffari Basajjabalaba in the race for Bushenyi Local Council seat, but rejected the results and...

  • Imperial Royale Hotel ordered to refund over Shs5.8b Chogm cash

    Imperial Royale Hotel ordered to refund over Shs5.8b Chogm cash

    Posted on February 23, 2016

    The Commercial Court in Kampala yesterday ordered Imperial Royale Hotel owned by city businessman Karim Hirji to refund taxpayers’ money worth more than Shs5.8b for having failed to provide...