Government Commits to Closing Budgeting Gaps


Uganda has been credited for being the best in the East African region and second on the African continent in ensuring that the national budget is transparent throughout the budget process. According to the 2017 open budget survey an initiative by the international budget partnership, Uganda’s overall performance in budget transparency stood at 60% in the whole of Africa making the country second to South Africa, which scored 89. State minister for finance David Bahati made a commitment to see Uganda perform better in the future.