UGANDANZ has established that the sh150b meant for 10 companies that […] A Majority Report of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) presented by the Chairperson, Hon. Angelline Osegge (FDC, Soroti) on the utilization of US$200 million Preferential Trade Area (PTA) loan has recommended the censure of Finance Minister Matia Kasaija and sacking of Secretary to the Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi. By Arinda W Nsheeka President Yoweri Museveni has joined other thousands of mourners to bid farewell to the late Zeridah Kajwengye Though the mother ministry of defense has a SDP that is well approved and aligned to the NDP II, the sister agencies like ESO and ISO don’t have such a thing. A fresh controversy has rocked the finance ministry, with the Permanent Secretary and Secretary to the Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi, clashing with the finance ministers, Matia Kasaija and David Bahati, over the sh150b compensation to Ugandan traders who suffered losses during the South Sudan conflict. The sector in its mother SDP prioritizes many of the NDP II interventions but many of them remain unfunded. In the same meeting, the big man from Rwakitura equally had no kind words for PSST Keith Muhakanizi. The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance Keith Muhakanizi says the move to merge certain government agencies is still work in progress subject to technical advice. President Yoweri Museveni fired Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General, Doris Akol over corruption and what has been described as ‘deal making.’ According to a … The US$200 million loan from the Trade and … Odongo was a key operative in ISO's cyber unit. Multiple credible sources in State House Nakasero have told the Grapevine that on Sunday evening, President Yoweri Museveni summoned senior Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development Matia Kasaija and Permanent Secretary and secretary to treasury Keith Muhakanizi over the financial scum in the national tax collecting body Uganda Revenue Authority … The former is supported by Museveni, and the latter is supported by the wife to the dictator; Kataha a.k.a Saying he had tolerated underperformance for too long, Museveni repeatedly talked about his revenue mobilization strategy not being realized because of inept political leadership by Kasaija at the Finance Ministry. Addressing the media in Kampala on Friday, Muhakanizi says they consider the merger move to be work in progress and will advise the policymakers appropriately. As an intervention, the government “will give cash vouchers to poor people to make purchases in shops for essential supplies.” This revelation came after he was quizzed to provide the proposed allocation of the money the Finance Ministry is yet to receive from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank once Parliament passes the resolution that gives them the green light to … Yet the … Ms Beatrice Ikilai, the sacked acting director Uganda Public Private Partnerships Unit accuses Mr Keith Muhakanizi of Other members are; Robert Kabushenga, Apollo Makubuya, Francis Kamulegeya, Patrick Muhiire, Bwogi Gustavus, Bishop Joshua Lwere, Agah Ssekalaala, Dr Ian Clark, Dr Francis Omaswa, Keith Muhakanizi, Dr Diana Atwine, Kishor Jobanputra and Dorothy Kisaka who will … President Museveni issued the directive in a letter dated_November 9,… In 2017, he produced a report claiming that Uganda's Secretary to the treasury, Keith Muhakanizi, together with other high officials had been involved in a scheme to steal $20 million from the central bank. Museveni directed Minister Kahinda Otafiire to find a replacement for Bemanya immediately after the expiry of Bemanya’s tenure on November 20th, 2019. SHARING IS CARING By Andrew Irumba President Yoweri Museveni has ordered Twebaze Bemanya to leave the office of Administrator of Uganda Telecom (UTL).