Mutebile wants full BOU independence

The governor of the central bank of Uganda is seeking more autonomy for the bank to protect it from political interference. Appearing before the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), Mutebile called for an amendment to the BOU Statute.

Source: AllAfrica.com

Bank of Uganda (BOU) Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile is seeking more independence and constitutional protection against political interference in the central bank.

Mutebile said this would enhance the bank's cardinal role as an effecti