By Spy Uganda
Kampala: After serving as State House comptroller for more than 10 years, Ms. Lucy Nakyobe Mbonye, has today finally handed over office to her successor Ms. Jane Barekye, formerly the Special Presidential Assistant responsible for Economic Affairs.
President Museveni appointed Lucy Nakyobe Mbonye the new head of Public Service and Secretary to Cabinet in a reshuffle announced Thursday, July 15 2021.
During the handover ceremony, Nakyobe urged her successor, Ms. Barekye to “be a leader who knows the way, shows the way and goes the way”.
As per office responsibilities, Barekye will be responsible for heading administration in State House including ensuring proper coordination and organisation of all operations and activities in State House, tendering advice to the President in respect of the business, general administration and policy issues.
Other duties include ensuring implementation of Government business and proper expenditure of public funds in accordance with laid down Government accounting procedures.