Nakawa MP Speaks On Killing Museveni

[Observer] President Museveni surprised many in July when he told opposition politicians at State House Entebbe that MICHAEL KABAZIGURUKA, the Nakawa MP, twice tried but failed to kill him at his farm in Kisozi, Gomba district. This followed the chargi…

[Observer] President Museveni surprised many in July when he told opposition politicians at State House Entebbe that MICHAEL KABAZIGURUKA, the Nakawa MP, twice tried but failed to kill him at his farm in Kisozi, Gomba district. This followed the charging of Kabaziguruka for treason, terrorism and planning to overthrow the government by force of arms. In an interview with Baker Batte Lule at his home in Luzira, Kabaziguruka denied the charges. He wondered why it has taken four years to have him committed to the High c

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New Chicken Firm Showcases Unique Breeds At Poultry Expo

[Observer] Kukuchic Ltd, a fairly-new player in the local market but one of the leading day-old chick hatchers in East Africa, stood out at the recently-held international expo for poultry at the Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) show-grounds in L…

[Observer] Kukuchic Ltd, a fairly-new player in the local market but one of the leading day-old chick hatchers in East Africa, stood out at the recently-held international expo for poultry at the Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) show-grounds in Lugogo.

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Credible EC Is Essential for Peace and Stability

[Observer] A survey conducted by an NGO, Citizens’ Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (Ccedu), and National Democratic Institute (NDI), whose findings came out this week, indicates that Members of Parliament want changes in the way the Elector…

[Observer] A survey conducted by an NGO, Citizens' Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (Ccedu), and National Democratic Institute (NDI), whose findings came out this week, indicates that Members of Parliament want changes in the way the Electoral Commission is constituted.

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Emoluments – MPs Insist On Tax Exemptions

[Observer] The Parliamentary Commission has declined to back down on the contentious clause in the Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2016 exempting legislators from paying taxes on their transport allowances.

[Observer] The Parliamentary Commission has declined to back down on the contentious clause in the Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2016 exempting legislators from paying taxes on their transport allowances.

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Nakumatt Holdings Admits They Are Looking for Financial Support

[Independent (Kampala)] Following a series of speculative social media posts, Nakumatt Holdings has come out to say that “despite a number of unforeseen business challenges”, they are undertaking reforms and seeking financing that will stabilize their …

[Independent (Kampala)] Following a series of speculative social media posts, Nakumatt Holdings has come out to say that "despite a number of unforeseen business challenges", they are undertaking reforms and seeking financing that will stabilize their operations across East Africa.

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NMS, CIPLA-QC in Court Over ‘Imported’ Aids and Malaria Drugs

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court in Kampala on Wednesday summoned the Attorney General of Government and National Medical Stores (NMS) to respond to claims that it has continuously withdrawn money from the consolidated fund to purchase imported a…

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court in Kampala on Wednesday summoned the Attorney General of Government and National Medical Stores (NMS) to respond to claims that it has continuously withdrawn money from the consolidated fund to purchase imported anti-retroviral and anti-malarial drugs from a local manufacturer disguised as locally made.

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