By Kezia Agaba
The State Minister for Finance, Fred Omach, has announced that all civil servants will receive their December salaries by December 20th to enable them enjoy their Christmas Holiday
“The Ministry of Finance has agreed with the Public Service ministry that by December 20, all the salaries should have been paid,” Mr Omach said on Thursday.
Mr Omach said that the money will released from 15th such that by 20th December , civil servants can access it in their respective banks.
The Minister was responding queries by legislators over the payment of half salary to most civil servants in November yet Christmas is also a few days away.
Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi also promised that those whos missed salary in other months will be sorted .“We will do all that is possible to ensure that the dues of all public servants are given to them in time. And those who are responsible for undue delays will obviously have to answer.” He said