Trump Increases HIV/Aids Funding to Uganda

[Monitor] Kampala -The United States (US) government has increased its assistance to HIV treatment and prevention in Uganda by about Shs40 billion from last year’s $391(Shs1.41 trillion) to $402 million (Shs1.45trillion) this year.

[Monitor] Kampala -The United States (US) government has increased its assistance to HIV treatment and prevention in Uganda by about Shs40 billion from last year's $391(Shs1.41 trillion) to $402 million (Shs1.45trillion) this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hearing of Parliamentary Journalists’ Case Flops

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a case in which Uganda Parliamentary Press Association (UPPA) petitioned court challenging a move by the House to block reporters without degrees from covering parliamentary proceedings with effect from May 2016, was y…

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a case in which Uganda Parliamentary Press Association (UPPA) petitioned court challenging a move by the House to block reporters without degrees from covering parliamentary proceedings with effect from May 2016, was yesterday adjourned to October 20.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament Passes Motion to Extend SIM Card Registration

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament says the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) should extend the reregistration of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards for up to one year – starting May 19.

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament says the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) should extend the reregistration of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards for up to one year - starting May 19.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Fort Portal Road Boosting Trade, Says District Chairman

[Monitor] Contractors upgrading the 66-kilometre road from Kamwenge to Fort Portal, an access route aimed at boosting trade between western Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo through Bundibugyo District is to be completed in July.

[Monitor] Contractors upgrading the 66-kilometre road from Kamwenge to Fort Portal, an access route aimed at boosting trade between western Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo through Bundibugyo District is to be completed in July.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Workers to Lose Jobs As Cane Shortage Hikes Sugar Prices

[Monitor] Kampala -Sugar producers have blamed the sharp increase in the prices of the commodity on sugarcane shortages that have more than doubled the cost of the raw material compared to what it used to be paid for seven months ago.

[Monitor] Kampala -Sugar producers have blamed the sharp increase in the prices of the commodity on sugarcane shortages that have more than doubled the cost of the raw material compared to what it used to be paid for seven months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Byanyima Proved That You Don’t Have to Scorn Political Rivals to Be Influential

[Monitor] The scripture, “The memory of the righteous will be a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot,” taken from Proverbs 10:7, is what immediately came to mind as the news of the passing of the legendary politician Boniface Byanyima was rela…

[Monitor] The scripture, "The memory of the righteous will be a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot," taken from Proverbs 10:7, is what immediately came to mind as the news of the passing of the legendary politician Boniface Byanyima was relayed. Life is predictable - yes, at least everyone that's born of mortal man and is sane, knows they'll die some day and wish to do so gracefully! Therefore, we ought to live well and leave impactful legacy to people around us.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister’s Building Skipped in Entebbe Road Demolition

[Monitor] Entebbe -As Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) demolished illegal buildings and other structures constructed in road reserves along Kampala-Entebbe High way on Monday, Millennium Chambers was skipped.

[Monitor] Entebbe -As Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) demolished illegal buildings and other structures constructed in road reserves along Kampala-Entebbe High way on Monday, Millennium Chambers was skipped.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda