NSSF Uganda Upbeat on U.S.$5.5 Billion Target By 2025

[East African] Uganda’s National Social Security Fund remains upbeat that it will bring more savers onto its portfolio and reach Ush20 trillion ($5.57 billion) in assets by 2025, despite a slowdown in the country’s economic growth.

[East African] Uganda's National Social Security Fund remains upbeat that it will bring more savers onto its portfolio and reach Ush20 trillion ($5.57 billion) in assets by 2025, despite a slowdown in the country's economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fashion – of Uganda’s Originals, High Copies and Fakes

[Observer] Last week we discussed paying a little more for a better product. The idea was that we should not focus on saving some little money by compromising on quality. Now making up your mind to follow those words of wisdom may sound like the hard p…

[Observer] Last week we discussed paying a little more for a better product. The idea was that we should not focus on saving some little money by compromising on quality. Now making up your mind to follow those words of wisdom may sound like the hard part. It is not.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Farmers Up North Declare Operation Wealth Creation a Failure

[Observer] Farmers in the northern districts of Arua, Apac, Alebtong, Dokolo, Gulu and Oyam continue to pour cold water over the government’s household poverty eradication initiative, Operation Wealth Creation (OWC).

[Observer] Farmers in the northern districts of Arua, Apac, Alebtong, Dokolo, Gulu and Oyam continue to pour cold water over the government's household poverty eradication initiative, Operation Wealth Creation (OWC).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Ordered to Produce Missing Four Kaweesi Suspects

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Kampala High Court’s Civil Division Head, Justice Stephen Musota Wednesday ordered Government to produce four missing Kaweesi suspects who were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by Nakaw…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Kampala High Court's Civil Division Head, Justice Stephen Musota Wednesday ordered Government to produce four missing Kaweesi suspects who were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by Nakawa Magistrate Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Dismisses Kutesa Bribery Allegations

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has dismissed reports of a multimillion dollar bribery scheme at the UN allegedly involving minister Sam Kutesa, saying all engagements he had with a named China Energy Fund C…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has dismissed reports of a multimillion dollar bribery scheme at the UN allegedly involving minister Sam Kutesa, saying all engagements he had with a named China Energy Fund Committee (CEFC), were official activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sanlam Finally Announces Lion Assurance Acquisition Deal

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Nov. 21, Sanlam Emerging Markets Proprietary Limited (SEM) announced that its subsidiary, Sanlam General Insurance Uganda Limited (SGIU), had successfully concluded the acquisition of close to a 100% interest in the …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Nov. 21, Sanlam Emerging Markets Proprietary Limited (SEM) announced that its subsidiary, Sanlam General Insurance Uganda Limited (SGIU), had successfully concluded the acquisition of close to a 100% interest in the share capital of Lion Assurance Company Limited (LAC) in Uganda, from Trans Industries Proprietary Limited and some minority shareholders for an initial purchase price of US$6.5 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda