Gov’t resolves to increase public servants salaries in the next financial year

By Ritah Kemigisa:

Government has resolved to enhance salary of all public servants in the next financial year.

Addressing journalists at media center, the minister for public service Muruli Mukasa said the agreement was reached during a special cabinet meeting chaired by President Museveni at state house Entebbe on 9th December.

Muruli says this however is to be done in a phased manner with the beneficiaries of the first phase to include the sectors of ; Education, local government, internal affairs, health, Judiciary, Defense and Security as he explains.

The enhancement according to Muruli has been considered taking into consideration the economic situation of the country, strategic priorities and commitments.