Tumwebaze Appoints Kaheru to Head UBC Board as Nabeta Resigns

Information and ICT Minister Frank Tumwebaze has appointed media and political analyst, viagra sale Simon Kaheru the acting board chairman of the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC).

This followed the resignation of the national broadcaster’s board chairman Nathan Igeme Nabeta under unspecified reasons.

“Following the resignation of Hon Nabeta as board chair UBC, more about I have appointed (Simon Kaheeru) the Acting board chair. I thank Hon. Nabeta for his efforts, drugs ” Tumwebaze tweeted on Monday afternoon.

Kaheru has been serving on the same board as a member, having been appointed there in March 2014 along with Nabeta.

The new Acting Board Chairman was still unreachable by publication time for a comment.

The functions of the board include, formulation and review of corporation’s policy, approving annual budgets and action plans, appointment and disciplining of staff members among others.

Hon Nabeta’s ascent to the board chair in 2014 faced stiff challenge after a whistle blower contested his academic qualifations

The whistle blower in his petition to the Inspectorate of Government also claimed that Nabeta — at that time purported to be the owner of another TV station (NBS) hosted on UBCs’ masts, — was not suited for such a top position at UBC.


He was however cleared by the Inspectorate after it emerged that he had sold all his stake in NBS.

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