Uganda

    The Uganda National Roads Authority returned 226 billion shillings (USD100 million) to the nation’s treasury after failing to allocate the money meant for repairing national roads, The Monitor reports.

    The move was “unacceptable,” Public Accounts Committee chairman Nandala Mafabi said.

    “They told us that they lacked capacity to use the money. We cannot tolerate incompetence when our people are suffering with potholes. This is unacceptable,” he said.

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      Ma. Rizza Leonzon

      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.