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PS/ST MINISTRY OF FINANCE CALLS FOR ENHANCED ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE UTILIZATION OF MEDICINES AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES TO PUBLIC HEALTH FACILITIES
The Permanent Secretary/Secretary to the Treasury, Ramathan Ggoobi, led a team from Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development on a familiarization tour of National Medical Stores. He was accompanied by Deputy PS of Finance Patrick Ocailap, the Acting Accountant General, Jennifer Muhuruzi and Laban Mbulamuli the Acting Director of Budget.
Speaking after the tour of the NMS warehouse, Ggoobi commended NMS on the ongoing construction works of the new NMS warehouse in Kajjansi which he says has saved the taxpayer huge sums of money. Once completed, the 70bn Kajjansi warehouse will be the largest Government-owned pharmaceutical warehouse on the African continent.