PS Bigirimana grilled further

The woes of the Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister are far from over. Pius Bigirimana has been for the grilled for the second day by members of the parliamentary committee on public accounts. This time over failure to account for 2bn shillings that was advanced to staff. The MPs heard that …

PS Bigirimana faces Parliament

The Permanent Secretary in the office of the prime minister Pius Bigirimana insists that he was only a whistle blower in the case of alleged mismanagement of public funds. Bigirimana is currently appearing before parliament’s committee on public accounts to present his defense on allegations of involvement in the mismanagement of over 38 bn shillings …

FDC in reconciliation mood

The opposition Forum for Democratic Change has refuted reports that some of its delegates voted more than once during the just concluded party presidential elections. The party says that some members who could not attend the meeting entrusted others to vote for them by proxy. The party spokesman Wafula Oguttu  says only 8 proxy votes …

Mulago Ebola patients recovering

Doctors say the two Ebola patients admitted to Mulago hospital are improving and in good shape. The hospital spokesperson Enock Kusaasira says that the duo has already recovered from the symptoms of the deadly fever and is hopeful that they will fully recover soon. Kusaasira says tests have already been carried out to confirm that …

Muntu declared FDC Party President

Major General Mugisha Muntu has been declared the new Party President of the FDC. Muntu beat 2 rivals in the race Nandala Mafabi and Geoffrey Ekanya with 50.6% of the vote, at 392 votes. Mafabi came second with 360 votes, accounting for 46% while Geoffrey Ekanya polled 17 votes, 2.91%. Both Mafabi and Ekanya have …