Army Officers Accused of Grabbing Land in Kween

[Monitor] Kampala -Three senior officers of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) have been accused of unlawfully evicting and acquiring 1,000 acres of land belonging to the Babukusu community in Kween District.

[Monitor] Kampala -Three senior officers of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) have been accused of unlawfully evicting and acquiring 1,000 acres of land belonging to the Babukusu community in Kween District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

URA Takes Head-On the Fight Against Illicit Financial Flows

[Monitor] “It is not farfetched to say that the situation in Uganda is so dire,” Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Ms Doris Akol, said when asked how deep-rooted the financial illicit flows (IFFs) problem is in the country.

[Monitor] "It is not farfetched to say that the situation in Uganda is so dire," Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Ms Doris Akol, said when asked how deep-rooted the financial illicit flows (IFFs) problem is in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Media Rights Groups Warn Government Over Detention of Red Pepper Journalists

[Monitor] Media groups and other civil society organisations have asked government to re-open the Red Pepper and also release its directors and editors or face collective action by the media and human rights community in the country.

[Monitor] Media groups and other civil society organisations have asked government to re-open the Red Pepper and also release its directors and editors or face collective action by the media and human rights community in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kadaga Blocks Access to Parliament From President’s Office

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered security organs other than the police to vacate parliament as tension rises ahead of the second reading of the “Age Limit” consitution amendment bill 2017.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered security organs other than the police to vacate parliament as tension rises ahead of the second reading of the "Age Limit" consitution amendment bill 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kadaga Orders Non-Parliament Security Out of Parliament

[Observer] In a twist of events and perhaps a cleansing move, the Speaker Rebecca Kadaga today directed all non-parliament security withdrawn from the precincts of Parliament. She also ordered all security personnel attached to Parliament to wear polic…

[Observer] In a twist of events and perhaps a cleansing move, the Speaker Rebecca Kadaga today directed all non-parliament security withdrawn from the precincts of Parliament. She also ordered all security personnel attached to Parliament to wear police uniform with their name-tags attached.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda