600 Residents Face Eviction

[Monitor] Mpigi -At least 680 people at Bukiina village in Bunjakko Sub-county, Mpigi District face eviction from a 371-acre piece of land said to be owned by a one Mr Eria Mambule.

[Monitor] Mpigi -At least 680 people at Bukiina village in Bunjakko Sub-county, Mpigi District face eviction from a 371-acre piece of land said to be owned by a one Mr Eria Mambule.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Uganda Must Do to Manage High Salary Hopes

[Monitor] The current demands for salary increment point to one thing – that the economy is not doing well. Uganda’s economy is yet to pick after the challenges it sailed through last year, including the slow recovery after elections, the very high cos…

[Monitor] The current demands for salary increment point to one thing - that the economy is not doing well. Uganda's economy is yet to pick after the challenges it sailed through last year, including the slow recovery after elections, the very high cost of power, the high cost of credit orchestrating bailout requests after October 2016 and market shut down, especially in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Warns Taxpayers of Conmen

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has warned taxpayers against transacting businesses with conmen who have infiltrated the revenue collection team in the city.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has warned taxpayers against transacting businesses with conmen who have infiltrated the revenue collection team in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Should Improve Health Workers Welfare

[Monitor] Daily Monitor yesterday carried a story that many health workers deployed to rural health centres in the districts of Ntungamo, Mbarara, Sheema, and Kabale have difficulty getting a roof over their heads.

[Monitor] Daily Monitor yesterday carried a story that many health workers deployed to rural health centres in the districts of Ntungamo, Mbarara, Sheema, and Kabale have difficulty getting a roof over their heads.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandan Banks Assets Six Times Larger Than Capital Base

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite a slowdown in private sector credit and the high level of the non-performing loans, Bank of Uganda (BoU) says the country’s commercial banks’ total assets are nearly six times larger than their capital requirements.

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite a slowdown in private sector credit and the high level of the non-performing loans, Bank of Uganda (BoU) says the country's commercial banks' total assets are nearly six times larger than their capital requirements.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hearing Date Set for Sudhir Case Against BOU Lawyers

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has set Wednesday next week to hear an application in which businessman Sudhir Ruparelia is seeking to boot out two prominent law firms representing Bank of Uganda (BoU)and Crane Bank in receivership in a Shs397b case.

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has set Wednesday next week to hear an application in which businessman Sudhir Ruparelia is seeking to boot out two prominent law firms representing Bank of Uganda (BoU)and Crane Bank in receivership in a Shs397b case.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Dismiss Govt’s Witchcraft Explanation for Murders of Women

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Members of Parliament (MPs) dismissed an explanation by the Internal Affairs Minister that the 21 women killed in the last four months in Nansana and Katabi in Entebbe were ritual murders.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Members of Parliament (MPs) dismissed an explanation by the Internal Affairs Minister that the 21 women killed in the last four months in Nansana and Katabi in Entebbe were ritual murders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda