UN audit finds graft and misconduct in its Uganda refugee program

FILE PHOTO: South Sudanese refugees wait in line for food in Omugo refugee settlement camp in northern Uganda August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic/File Photo

KAMPALA (Reuters) – A U.N. investigation of its widely-praised refugee program in Uganda has found corruption costing millions of dollars and misconduct. The report by the Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) showed inflated bills, fraud and non-compliance with rules among other malfeasance that caused losses for the U.N. refugee agency. Uganda hosts more than […]

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