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Police Boss Bangirana Under Probe Over Shs 100bn Scam

By: URN The Inspectorate of Government is investigating Godfrey Bangirana, the police director of engineering and logistics for alleged financial impropriety. Bangirana is accused of misappropriating more than Shs 100 billion. The spokesperson of the Inspectorate of Government, Munira Ali has confirmed the ongoing investigations. "It is true we are investigating the directorate

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Two Arrested in Multi-Million Crypto Currency Scam

Police in Katwe, a Kampala suburb have arrested two people, who were working with a multi-level marketing company Adsan Enterprises for allegedly defrauding people to the tune of Shs812 million and investing part of that money in cryptocurrency ventures. According to a September 2 police statement, the prime suspects who were

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Government Launches New Electronic Payment Gateway System

The Ministry of Finance has launched the National Electronic Payment Gateway system through which users will pay for all government services. Officials from the ministry say with the increasing use of technology to access services, the citizens are often inconvenienced when making payments for the services. This is manifested in the

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Rwandan Innovator Launches drones to Deliver Blood to Hospitals

In Rwanda, a 27-year-old innovator named is trying to transform the healthcare system of his country with his autonomous drones that deliver blood to remote hospitals. Nizeyimana’s project is being funded by Zipline International Inc, a California-based company, that came to Africa in 2015, pitching to governments an idea of using service

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