High Lending Rates Discouraging Private Sector-Led Growth – Kasaija

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda has defined a vision for middle income status with a per capita income of $1,039 (Shs3.7m). Given that Uganda is pursuing a private sector led strategy, the sector is pivotal to the realisation of this vision.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda has defined a vision for middle income status with a per capita income of $1,039 (Shs3.7m). Given that Uganda is pursuing a private sector led strategy, the sector is pivotal to the realisation of this vision.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

60 Wakiso UPE Schools in Bad Shape

[Monitor] Wakiso -With less than a month left to the opening of the new school term, more than 60 public primary schools structures in Wakiso District are dilapidated and need urgent attention.

[Monitor] Wakiso -With less than a month left to the opening of the new school term, more than 60 public primary schools structures in Wakiso District are dilapidated and need urgent attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Use Ferries to Foster Economic Growth and Development

[Monitor] After using a motorised boat in 2003 to cross the lake Bisina waters to Katakwi District from Kumi during the Kony insurgency, this time round I crossed the waters by ferry alongside my Mark 11 Toyota.

[Monitor] After using a motorised boat in 2003 to cross the lake Bisina waters to Katakwi District from Kumi during the Kony insurgency, this time round I crossed the waters by ferry alongside my Mark 11 Toyota.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Wasswa Hopes for Discipline and Better Finishing Against Egypt

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Uganda Cranes midfielder-cum-defender Hassan Wasswa Mawanda believes Uganda can beat Egypt on Saturday and also make it out of Group D of the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations, but with great improvements from the performance agai…

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Uganda Cranes midfielder-cum-defender Hassan Wasswa Mawanda believes Uganda can beat Egypt on Saturday and also make it out of Group D of the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations, but with great improvements from the performance against Ghana in the opener.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Isinde Dropped After Ghana Defeat

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Another boiling day here in Gabon and another boiling issue for Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic to contend with. The Serbian coach used the word ‘silly’ to describe the clanger Isaac Isinde dropped to hand Ghana a marginal win in the …

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Another boiling day here in Gabon and another boiling issue for Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic to contend with. The Serbian coach used the word 'silly' to describe the clanger Isaac Isinde dropped to hand Ghana a marginal win in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament here in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Schools, Parents Lose Millions to Fake NGO

[Monitor] Mbale -Following the arrest of Compassion Africa employees in Sironko District two weeks ago, more people, including schools and various institutions have come out to accuse the non-governmental organisation (NGO) over alleged fraud.

[Monitor] Mbale -Following the arrest of Compassion Africa employees in Sironko District two weeks ago, more people, including schools and various institutions have come out to accuse the non-governmental organisation (NGO) over alleged fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Uganda Is Region’s Football King

[Citizen] And so, finally, the Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in Gabon. This column was written early Tuesday, as the Uganda national side, The Cranes, were set to face off with Ghana.

[Citizen] And so, finally, the Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in Gabon. This column was written early Tuesday, as the Uganda national side, The Cranes, were set to face off with Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fire Guts Kyambura Game Lodge

[Monitor] Fire has gutted Kyambura Game lodge in Kicwamba Sub County in Rubirizi District. The fire is said to have started from the nearby Queen Elizabeth National park before spreading to the cottages in Kyambura Game lodge on Wednesday evening.

[Monitor] Fire has gutted Kyambura Game lodge in Kicwamba Sub County in Rubirizi District. The fire is said to have started from the nearby Queen Elizabeth National park before spreading to the cottages in Kyambura Game lodge on Wednesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda