Speaking in the press briefing on the update of the Commemoration of the international Day For Universal Access to information day celebrations that slated on Monday September 28th this year,. Gilbert Sendugwa the Executive Director Africa Freedom of Information Center said the Government has failed to give the required information yet its their obligations.
Activists are also questioning the Government to provide the Accountability in form of Information to Ugandans in regards to the Covid 19 Donation money that came from the well wishers how it was used and also explain several procurement funds processes that have been done in a bid to address the Covid19 pandemic .
Many times when Ugandans have continued to demand access to information from the Government agencies like security forces have been regarded as enemies of the state who have over time denied citizens access to information.
The international Day For Universal Access to Information was officially Launched by the UN General Assembly in October,15th,2019.
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