Satellite Broadband to Unlock Economic Growth in Rural Uganda

[Monitor] The African Development Bank projects that Uganda’s GDP will grow from 5.1 per cent in 2017 to 5.8 per cent in 2018. Among other factors, the government has highlighted the role of information communications technology (ICT) as a key enabler …

[Monitor] The African Development Bank projects that Uganda's GDP will grow from 5.1 per cent in 2017 to 5.8 per cent in 2018. Among other factors, the government has highlighted the role of information communications technology (ICT) as a key enabler for this trend toward growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Slashes Fees for City Taxis

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has said taxi operators should pay a monthly road user fee of Shs80,000 and not Shs120,000 to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has said taxi operators should pay a monthly road user fee of Shs80,000 and not Shs120,000 to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Martyrs Conquer MUBS to Clinch First Title

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) story in the Nile Special University Football League (UFL) is one that has been told several times but one that did not have a happy ending until Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) story in the Nile Special University Football League (UFL) is one that has been told several times but one that did not have a happy ending until Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Can Govt Give More Information About the Planned Oil Pipeline?

[Monitor] Reference is made to an article by Mary Karooro Okurut in The New Vision of November 21, titled ‘Oil Pipeline: Uganda has cause for optimism.’ First, I would like to recognise the potential Uganda and Tanzania’s extractive resources have to t…

[Monitor] Reference is made to an article by Mary Karooro Okurut in The New Vision of November 21, titled 'Oil Pipeline: Uganda has cause for optimism.' First, I would like to recognise the potential Uganda and Tanzania's extractive resources have to trigger economic growth, alleviate poverty and address inequality, enabling both countries to fulfil their respective visions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Muntu Versus Amuriat – The Battle That Shouldn’t Have Been Fought

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -“I bring to this race 25 solid years of political activism; I bring new energy that is currently lacking in the party. And I belong to the ideology of defiance.”

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -"I bring to this race 25 solid years of political activism; I bring new energy that is currently lacking in the party. And I belong to the ideology of defiance."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda