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Musisi denies mismanagement accusations

City Executive Director Jennifer Musisi says she is ready to defend herself on queries raised in an audit report on KCCA. The report points to gross mismanagement of affairs with obscene amounts of money spent on over time allowances to the support staff. In the report, Musisi alone is said to have been paid 20million shillings in overtime allowances over a period of 3months while her driver walked away with 5 million shillings in a month. However addressing the media today, Musisi denied the accusations saying she cannot sanction corruption yet she is the same person fighting it. Musisi says she initiated investigations into different scams at KCCA and cannot spoil what she initiated. She also took time off to …

Police block Nabilah rally

The police have blocked a rally organized by Kampala Woman MP Nabilah Sempala, to take place this afternoon. Nabilah had organized the rally to take place at Katwe Playground. The police spokesperson Kampala Metropolitan Region Ibbin Ssenkumbi says Nabilah wrote to the police last evening notifying them about the said rally. He however adds that the letter came too late and the police have not been able to organize the required security. Ssenkumbi adds that the chosen venue for the rally is along the Entebbe Highway and could easily disrupt traffic. He adds that the Katwe Playground is too close to the market and could lead to the loss of the traders’merchandise. The police have now advised Nabilah to shift …