CAA to Vet Uganda Airlines Next Week

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda National Airlines company will are on Monday appear before Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to prove its capacity to run an airline and defend its application for licence.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda National Airlines company will are on Monday appear before Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to prove its capacity to run an airline and defend its application for licence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Health Facilities Run Out of Polio, Rotavirus Vaccines

[Monitor] Kampala -Parents are struggling to have their children immunised against polio and rotavirus after most health facilities in the country reported stock-outs of both vaccines.

[Monitor] Kampala -Parents are struggling to have their children immunised against polio and rotavirus after most health facilities in the country reported stock-outs of both vaccines.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Tables New Bill As People Avoid Paying Social Media Tax

[Monitor] Parliament -Government yesterday tabled to Parliament the “Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill, 2018 No. 2” amid public outcry. The new Bill presented by the Finance minister, Mr Matia Kasaija, provides for a 0.5 per cent levy only on withdrawals as…

[Monitor] Parliament -Government yesterday tabled to Parliament the "Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill, 2018 No. 2" amid public outcry. The new Bill presented by the Finance minister, Mr Matia Kasaija, provides for a 0.5 per cent levy only on withdrawals as opposed to the one per cent that was contained in the principle act.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Gunmen Bomb Out UPDF Snipers On Lake Edward

[Monitor] Kampala -Unknown armed people have sunk a UPDF Marine Unit boat on Lake Edward on the western border with the DR Congo, killing two experienced “sharp shooters” and three civilians.

[Monitor] Kampala -Unknown armed people have sunk a UPDF Marine Unit boat on Lake Edward on the western border with the DR Congo, killing two experienced "sharp shooters" and three civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Shifts Position On MP Guards

[Monitor] Kampala -The Minister for Internal Affairs, Gen Jeje Odongo, has said army guards will be assigned to only Members of Parliament (MPs) who ask for them.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Minister for Internal Affairs, Gen Jeje Odongo, has said army guards will be assigned to only Members of Parliament (MPs) who ask for them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Appeals U.S.$187,000 Award to UPDF Soldier

[Monitor] Kampala -The Attorney General has filed a notice to appeal against the decision of the High Court that awarded more than Shs700 million to a former General Court Martial (GCM) prosecutor as compensation for his lost income following his force…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Attorney General has filed a notice to appeal against the decision of the High Court that awarded more than Shs700 million to a former General Court Martial (GCM) prosecutor as compensation for his lost income following his forced retirement from the army.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Man Remanded for Conning 70 Ugandans Over U.S.$53,400 in Fake Jobs Scam

[Monitor] Court in Kampala has remanded to Luzira Prison the proprietor of Miracle Recruitment Services International Limited, an employment recruitment agency for allegedly conning 70 Ugandans over Shs212 million promising to get them jobs abroad.

[Monitor] Court in Kampala has remanded to Luzira Prison the proprietor of Miracle Recruitment Services International Limited, an employment recruitment agency for allegedly conning 70 Ugandans over Shs212 million promising to get them jobs abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda