Uganda Lauded for Enforcing Comesa Treaty

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite regularly defaulting on her obligation to pay up the bloc’s membership contribution, Uganda has been applauded for her attempts to enforce the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) treaty.

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite regularly defaulting on her obligation to pay up the bloc's membership contribution, Uganda has been applauded for her attempts to enforce the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) treaty.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Karuma Power Project Nears Completion, Says Contractor

[Monitor] Sinohydro Corporation Ltd, the Chinese firm undertaking the construction of the 600MV Karuma power dam in Kiryandongo District, has revealed that the project is 70 per cent complete in accordance with the budget and time frame.

[Monitor] Sinohydro Corporation Ltd, the Chinese firm undertaking the construction of the 600MV Karuma power dam in Kiryandongo District, has revealed that the project is 70 per cent complete in accordance with the budget and time frame.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

To Bribe or Not Bribe MPs to Lift Age Limit? That’s the Question

[Monitor] One of the things many Ugandans find disgusting in the on-going project to lift the age limit, and effectively make President Yoweri Museveni president-for-life, is that MPs have been paid to support it.

[Monitor] One of the things many Ugandans find disgusting in the on-going project to lift the age limit, and effectively make President Yoweri Museveni president-for-life, is that MPs have been paid to support it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

One Person Shot As Police Disperse Besigye Supporters in Lira

[Monitor] At least one person has been shot during running battles between police and former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye supporters in Lira town on Tuesday.

[Monitor] At least one person has been shot during running battles between police and former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye supporters in Lira town on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Aviation Police Commander to Be Buried On Thursday

[Monitor] Kampala -Fallen aviation police commander, Caleb Mwesigye, will be laid to rest on Thursday at his ancestral home in Mugore village, Rwemikoma Sub-county, Kazo constituency in Kiruhura District, police have said.

[Monitor] Kampala -Fallen aviation police commander, Caleb Mwesigye, will be laid to rest on Thursday at his ancestral home in Mugore village, Rwemikoma Sub-county, Kazo constituency in Kiruhura District, police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Journalists On Trial for Disturbing IGP’s Peace

[Monitor] City Hall Magistrate’s Court on Monday released on bail two journalists charged with “defaming and disturbing the peace” of the Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura.

[Monitor] City Hall Magistrate's Court on Monday released on bail two journalists charged with "defaming and disturbing the peace" of the Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda