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UTL SAGA: Museveni Sides with Anite, Sacks Bemanya

President Museveni has ordered the minister of Justice, Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire not to renew Bemanya Tumwebaze’s contract as Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) administrator. “I have received your letter about the UTL administrator whose time is expired but you want renew his contract,” reads a letter from the President addressed to

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Deputy attorney general Mwesigwa Rukutana. Courtesy Photo

Government Speaks on Calls for Sacking of Anite, Rukutana

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has said junior minister for investment and privatization Evelyn Anite and deputy attorney general Mwesigwa Rukutana are unlikely to be sacked. There have been calls on government to relieve Anite and Rukutana of their duties over their bickering relating to an audit on Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL). The bickering

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FDC Wants Anite and Rukutana Sacked, Mafia Claims Investigated

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has called on government to fire ministers Evelyn Anite and Mwesigwa Rukutana, and to launch an investigation into the former’s claim that the mafia had threatened to kill her. Last week, Anite, the junior finance minister in charge of investment and privatisation, told reporters the

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