African Leaders At Crossroads Over Massive Youth Unemployment

[Monitor] When African leaders converge again for their next Summit on January 30 next year, they will hopefully be appending their signature on the document that will chart the path towards achieving the goals of the long-drawn theme: ‘Harnessing the …

[Monitor] When African leaders converge again for their next Summit on January 30 next year, they will hopefully be appending their signature on the document that will chart the path towards achieving the goals of the long-drawn theme: 'Harnessing the demographic dividend through investment in the youth.' The theme had been on the table for the past year and had witnessed various dimensions with the youth themselves fighting hard to be in the driving seat.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former Crane Bank Staff to Sue dfcu

[Monitor] Kampala -At least 10 former employees of Crane Bank, now under receivership, have run to the High Court in Kampala seeking permission to sue dfcu Bank on behalf of about 400 other sacked colleagues.

[Monitor] Kampala -At least 10 former employees of Crane Bank, now under receivership, have run to the High Court in Kampala seeking permission to sue dfcu Bank on behalf of about 400 other sacked colleagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Officers Quiz Presidential Adviser Over Burning of Tractor

[Monitor] Kampala -Presidential Advisor Brig. Kasirye Ggwanga has been released on police bond after being interrogated by a team comprising of officers from the army and Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) at Military Police headquarters in M…

[Monitor] Kampala -Presidential Advisor Brig. Kasirye Ggwanga has been released on police bond after being interrogated by a team comprising of officers from the army and Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) at Military Police headquarters in Makindye on Monday. The detectives charged him with malicious damage of property.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Do So Many African Countries End Up With ‘Big Men’ Leaders?

[Monitor] You must just love Africa. I would never give up being an African for anything else in the world. Look what happened a few days. The Southern African Development Community (SADC) held its summit in Pretoria, South Africa’s political capital.

[Monitor] You must just love Africa. I would never give up being an African for anything else in the world. Look what happened a few days. The Southern African Development Community (SADC) held its summit in Pretoria, South Africa's political capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Chief Calls for Corruption Probe At Headquarters

[Monitor] Wakiso -The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura, has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit commander to investigate corruption at police headquarters.

[Monitor] Wakiso -The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura, has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit commander to investigate corruption at police headquarters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Foreign Investor Acquired ‘KCCA Cemetery’

[Observer] Yesterday, the commission of inquiry into land matters led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire held a joint cross examination of Herbert Mugerwa, an advocate of the High court and Manish Siyani Parbat, the managing director of Siyani Brothers…

[Observer] Yesterday, the commission of inquiry into land matters led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire held a joint cross examination of Herbert Mugerwa, an advocate of the High court and Manish Siyani Parbat, the managing director of Siyani Brothers and Company Uganda Limited, a construction company.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda