The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Deputy Managing Director Mrs. Geraldine Ssali Busuulwa has rushed to the High Court challenging the pension body’s recent decision to send her on a forced leave.
Mrs. Busulwa was on March 9th last week compelled to take an involuntary leave by NSSF for reasons the body declined to disclose.
“The fund has many problems, and ” the source said. “This is the least we expected. She is a victim of usual bickering.”
Ssali a few days ago petitioned the Kampala High Court seeking termination of the forced leave.
The court is slated to convene on April 14th, to hear her petition in which she files for an order quashing NSSF’s directive that she takes an immediate forced leave and hands over her office.
Ssali also wants a permanent injunction blocking NSSF and its officials from implementing the said directive; and also a court declaration that the directive was illegal.
Ssali run the Fund for the entire year as acting Managing Director Richard Byarugaba was re-applying for the MD job after expiry of his contract.
Ugandan exports registered mixed results in the four matches that were played on Sunday in the Kenya Premier League.
Former Cranes midfield dynamo Musa Mudde struck on the 70th minute to gift coastal side Bandari a 1-0 away win over his former paymasters Sofapaka. The win pushes Bandari to third place with 10 points from five fixtures, viagra http://chaosoffroad.com/wp-includes/class-wp-site.php while Soapaka formerly coached by Sam Timbe drifts just a place above relegation zone.
Former Maroons forward George Abege featured for an hour for the coastal side before paving way to Dan Sserunkuma.
Hamza Muwonge was in goal when his club Thika united suffered their third straight home defeat in the hands of table toppers Mathare United. The Thika side lost to Harold Ndege’s lone strike. They remain rooted on the 15th place with no win.
In the other matches played, generic a late tap in from on-form Allan Kateregga was enough for an equalizer to maintain AFC Leopards five match unbeaten run. The leopards had suffered an early opener from Chemilil Sugar’s Dennis Onkangi.
In Machakos, Tusker coach Fred Nkata was left furious after his men failed to pick a much needed home win to drive top of the table as the brewers were held in a thrilling four-goal draw against Kenyan tax collectors, Ushuru Fc. Shafiq Batambuze and Fred NKATA Jr both featured in the game.
KPL Sunday results
Tusker FC 2-2 URA FC
AFC Leopards 1-1 Chemilil (Katerega scored for hosts)
Sofapaka 0-1 Bandari (Mudde goal)
Thika United 0-1 Mathare united