Kagina Is New UNRA Boss

Allen Kagina
Allen Kagina

The former Commissioner General of the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), Allen Kagina has been appointed the new Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) boss.

News of her appointment was made on Monday evening in a press release by UNRA’s head of corporate communications.

Below is the full Press release


The Hon. Minister of Works and Transport Eng.
John Byabagambi in exercising the powers
vested in him by Section 18 (1) of the UNRA
Act 2006 and on recommendation of the
Board of Directors of Uganda National Roads
Authority (UNRA) has appointed Mrs. Allen
Catherine Kagina as the Executive Director of
UNRA with effect from 1st May 2015.
Mrs. Kagina previously served as Commissioner
General of Uganda Revenue Authority (URA)
from 2004-2014. She is credited with turning
around the performance of the tax body and
has been recorganised by a number of
institutions, including the Parliament of
Uganda, for transforming URA into a reputable
Government organisation. UNRA and the Road
Sector in general will benefit from Mrs.
Kagina’s managerial experience.
The Board of Directors and Staff of UNRA wish
to congratulate Mrs. Kagina on this new
appointment and welcome her.
Dan Kitakule Alinange
Head, Corporate Communications
Uganda National Roads Authority.