MPs Summon Local Leaders Over Otafiire

[Observer] Parliament’s committee on Local Government has summoned the leadership of Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) to explain how and why a planned meeting with President Museveni last week turned violent when Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire show…

[Observer] Parliament's committee on Local Government has summoned the leadership of Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) to explain how and why a planned meeting with President Museveni last week turned violent when Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire showed up.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Movit Tycoon Doesn’t Have Lease for Contested Jinja Town Plot

[Observer] On Wednesday, the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Simpson Birungi, the managing director of Birus Property Services and Movit cosmetics, to explain how he acquired Plot 60/62, Alidina road…

[Observer] On Wednesday, the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Simpson Birungi, the managing director of Birus Property Services and Movit cosmetics, to explain how he acquired Plot 60/62, Alidina road in Jinja.

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FDC Bigwigs Tipped for ‘Age Limit’ Commission

[Observer] President Museveni received 18 names in June, this year, to pick the Constitutional Review Commission and among the nominees are two opposition bigwigs Ben Wacha and Dan Wandera Ogalo, reliable sources in government have said.

[Observer] President Museveni received 18 names in June, this year, to pick the Constitutional Review Commission and among the nominees are two opposition bigwigs Ben Wacha and Dan Wandera Ogalo, reliable sources in government have said.

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Embrace Extra Language for a Competitive Edge

[Observer] The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the French embassy to support the training of tour guides and hotel front desk employees in basic French communication skills.

[Observer] The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the French embassy to support the training of tour guides and hotel front desk employees in basic French communication skills.

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21 Fake Degree Holders Sue Uganda Christian University

[Observer] The 21 former students of Uganda Christian University (UCU) whose nursing degrees were dismissed as fake by the nurses and midwives regulatory body yesterday sued the university at the High court.

[Observer] The 21 former students of Uganda Christian University (UCU) whose nursing degrees were dismissed as fake by the nurses and midwives regulatory body yesterday sued the university at the High court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Constitution Change On Land Necessary, but Shouldn’t Undermine Property Rights

[Observer] The Constitution Amendment Bill 2017, seeking to ease the process through which government will compulsorily acquire private land for public projects, is as welcome as it is necessary.

[Observer] The Constitution Amendment Bill 2017, seeking to ease the process through which government will compulsorily acquire private land for public projects, is as welcome as it is necessary.

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Tension in Usafi Market As KCCA Asks Vendors to Re-Apply for Stalls

[Monitor] Kampala -A new management plan in Usafi Market that was recently unveiled by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) to streamline the acquisition of shops, has caused unrest among some sitting shop occupants who have since opposed the directive.

[Monitor] Kampala -A new management plan in Usafi Market that was recently unveiled by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) to streamline the acquisition of shops, has caused unrest among some sitting shop occupants who have since opposed the directive.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda