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Vol 58 No 25

Published 15th December 2017


Uganda

Probing the gold

The African Gold Refinery, launched by President Yoweri Museveni in February, is being investigated by a United Nations panel of experts and two Ugandan anti-corruption agencies. The experts are investigating claims that gold refined at AGR could be financing armed groups in South Sudan; the Inspector General of Government and the Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA), meanwhile, are considering charges of fraud and money-laundering.

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