Uganda Investigating Whistleblower Allegations Of Humanitarian Aid Fraud
Reuters: Uganda investigates allegations of refugee aid fraud
“Uganda is investigating allegations that its officials defrauded donors by inflating refugee numbers and diverting food aid, the prime minister’s office said on Tuesday. The East African country hosts more than one million people who fled war in neighboring South Sudan and some 400,000 more from Burundi and Democratic Republic of Congo, a massive aid operation that whistleblowers said had become subject to fraud…” (Biryabarema, 2/6).
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