Shock As Minister, 13 MPs Donate Shs45000 to 10 Orphans

[Monitor] Residents of Kibiga village, Kibiga Subcounty, in Kiboga District, were on Tuesday left speechless and some were seen nodding heads in disbelief that the gender state minister, Peace Mutuuzo, flanked by 13 MPs and Kiboga district officials ha…

[Monitor] Residents of Kibiga village, Kibiga Subcounty, in Kiboga District, were on Tuesday left speechless and some were seen nodding heads in disbelief that the gender state minister, Peace Mutuuzo, flanked by 13 MPs and Kiboga district officials had donated only Shs45,000 to an old woman leaving with over 10 orphaned grandchildren.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Are Still Studying Kasese Killings – ICC

[Monitor] Kampala -An official of the International Criminal Court (ICC) yesterday revealed they are still studying the petition asking them to institute investigations into the 2016 assault on the Rwenzururu king, Charles Wesley Mumbere’s palace by th…

[Monitor] Kampala -An official of the International Criminal Court (ICC) yesterday revealed they are still studying the petition asking them to institute investigations into the 2016 assault on the Rwenzururu king, Charles Wesley Mumbere's palace by the army and police.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Two Children Dead As Fire Guts UPDAF Sergeant’s Home

[Monitor] Two children, both under the age of five, have been confirmed dead after fire destroyed the house they were sleeping in yesterday evening (May 29). Fire gutted the home belonging to Sgt Mukanga Tadeo of Uganda People’s Defence Air Force (UPDA…

[Monitor] Two children, both under the age of five, have been confirmed dead after fire destroyed the house they were sleeping in yesterday evening (May 29). Fire gutted the home belonging to Sgt Mukanga Tadeo of Uganda People's Defence Air Force (UPDAF) in Kitooro, Entebbe municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Muhakanizi Directs On Asians’ Properties

[Monitor] Kampala -The Permanent Secretary in the Finance ministry, Mr Keith Muhakanizi, has directed that any person who is found not acting in compliance with the law in connection with the allocation of properties belonging to departed Asians should…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Permanent Secretary in the Finance ministry, Mr Keith Muhakanizi, has directed that any person who is found not acting in compliance with the law in connection with the allocation of properties belonging to departed Asians should be held liable.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Scraps Tax On Bibles, Korans

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament last night agreed with a government proposal and scrapped tax on Bibles and Korans following uproar by clergy that the religious materials are for educating followers and should be tax-exempt.

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament last night agreed with a government proposal and scrapped tax on Bibles and Korans following uproar by clergy that the religious materials are for educating followers and should be tax-exempt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eight Arrested Over Theft of Government Drugs, Equipment

[Monitor] The State House Health Monitoring Unit officials have arrested eight people in connection with theft of government drugs and equipment in Kampala and others from Sheema District.

[Monitor] The State House Health Monitoring Unit officials have arrested eight people in connection with theft of government drugs and equipment in Kampala and others from Sheema District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda