Dorris Akol Appointed URA Commissioner General

Finance Minister, Maria Kiwanuka has this morning announced the appointment of Doris Akol as Uganda Revenue Authority’s Commissioner General.

Kagina (L) and Akol (R)
Kagina (L) and Akol (R)

Doris Akol, who hitherto served as the commissioner for legal and board affairs takes over from Allen Kagina who is retiring after 22 years of service at the helm of the tax body.

Akol is the winner of the 2008 ralph Bell Prize, awarded to the best Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) finalist who has completed their chosen syllabus and sits more than one paper in that intake.

Previous Commissioner General’s

1991 – 1996  – Edward Larbi Siaw [From Ghana]

1997 – 2000 – Elly Rwakakooko

2001 – 2004 – Annebrit Aslund [RIP] Died in 2012.

2004 – End of October 2014 – Allen Kagina

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3 thoughts on “Dorris Akol Appointed URA Commissioner General”

  1. Finally people will prove this government is not secterian as most idle MPs suggest.

  2. Congratulations to her and thanks to the appointing authority for not letting us wait like for the Chief Justice

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