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Parliament vets Bank Of Uganda Governor Prof. Emmanuel TUMUSIIME-MUTEBILE,IGP Ochola for new contracts respectively.

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Bank Of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Mutebile and Inspector Of Police Ochola vetted were today vetted by Parliament for their new contracts.

Prof. Emmanuel TUMUSIIME-MUTEBILE has served as Governor and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank of Uganda since 2001 to date.


A seasoned professional economist and reformer, he spearheaded the design and implementation of the Economic Reform Program that restored Uganda from the economic crises of the 1970s and 1980s to sound economic performance during his service as the Permanent Secretary/Secretary to the Treasury in the ministry responsible for finance, planning, and economic development.

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ochola is seen after being vetted by Parliament led by the Speaker Rt Hon. Rebecca Kadaga today 12th March,2021. Ochola recently said, Security would continue to beat Journalists for their safety. He refused to apologise. Bank Of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Mutebile was also vetted but Security couldn’t allow Journalists to film or take his pictures.Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates.

He worked as a consultant for multilateral and regional organizations including the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute of East and Central Africa, UK Department for International Development, the North South Institute in Canada, and for the governments of Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, Eritrea, and Nepal.

He was a member of the High Level Panel of the UNDP for the production of the Human Development Report of the UNDP; the Management Group for overseeing the evaluation of the implementation of the Comprehensive Development Framework of the World Bank in 2001; and the High Level Panel of Eminent Persons to advise the President of the African Development Bank on the strategic future of the African Development Bank in 2006.

He holds Fellowships of the World Bank Institute, and Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.

He was educated at Makerere University, Durham University, and Oxford University.

He is an Honorary Professor of Makerere University, an Honorary Doctor of Philosophy of Nkumba University, a Companion of the Commonwealth Partnership for Technology Management (CPTM), and a Doctor of Laws (Honoris Causa) of Bishop Stuart University.

Makerere University honoured him with the establishment of the Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile Chair of Monetary Policy, Banking and Finance; and the Tumusiime-Mutebile

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