2016 Trending House Designs

[Monitor] Much as unique designs come at a cost, there are house designs that are classy and would see anyone yearning to have them incorporated into their home.

[Monitor] Much as unique designs come at a cost, there are house designs that are classy and would see anyone yearning to have them incorporated into their home.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budaka Bans Gambling

[Monitor] Budaka -Budaka District Council has banned with immediate effect gambling activities and also resolved to regulate the consumption of alcohol in the district.

[Monitor] Budaka -Budaka District Council has banned with immediate effect gambling activities and also resolved to regulate the consumption of alcohol in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Real Estate Sector in Review

[Monitor] For four years, businessman Dr. Innocent Nahabwe has been trying to sell a plot of land he bought at Shs580m. Buyers are offering less than Shs300m. In a chat with a friend, property mogul, Sudhir Ruparelia, he was told that 68 per cent of Ka…

[Monitor] For four years, businessman Dr. Innocent Nahabwe has been trying to sell a plot of land he bought at Shs580m. Buyers are offering less than Shs300m. In a chat with a friend, property mogul, Sudhir Ruparelia, he was told that 68 per cent of Kampala is on sale but there are no readily buyers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Here Is to a Borderless Africa in 2017 and Beyond!

[Monitor] On a recent road trip through south-western Uganda we did something I have always wanted to do; breakfasted in Kabale, had a long lazy lunch on the shores of Lake Kivu in Rwanda, contemplated but decided against high tea in Goma, DR Congo, an…

[Monitor] On a recent road trip through south-western Uganda we did something I have always wanted to do; breakfasted in Kabale, had a long lazy lunch on the shores of Lake Kivu in Rwanda, contemplated but decided against high tea in Goma, DR Congo, and were back on the beautiful edges of Lake Bunyonyi, in Kabale, in time for a late dinner.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Popular Areas of 2016

[Monitor] Every year, there are places that are on demand for land and this year, Wakiso, Gayaza, Kungu topped areas that were sought after. According to real estate businessman, Denis Jjuuko, this was mainly because of the expansion of the city, so pe…

[Monitor] Every year, there are places that are on demand for land and this year, Wakiso, Gayaza, Kungu topped areas that were sought after. According to real estate businessman, Denis Jjuuko, this was mainly because of the expansion of the city, so people are seeking houses close to the capital where they work.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Metropolitan University Approved

[Monitor] Kisoro -Leaders in Kisoro District have welcomed the establishment of Metropolitan International University that has been cleared by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) to operate in the district.

[Monitor] Kisoro -Leaders in Kisoro District have welcomed the establishment of Metropolitan International University that has been cleared by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) to operate in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kamwenge Leaders Fail to Recover Youth Funds

[Monitor] Kamwenge -Recovery of money meant for Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) in Kamwenge District since 2014 is still problematic. The youth are not refunding the government cash meant to empower them financially, officials have revealed.

[Monitor] Kamwenge -Recovery of money meant for Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) in Kamwenge District since 2014 is still problematic. The youth are not refunding the government cash meant to empower them financially, officials have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fighting Female Genital Mutilation Must Continue

[Monitor] Speaking during a workshop organised by Uganda Women Parliamentary Association recently, former MP for Bunyole West, Mr Jacob Wangolo, revealed that Karimojong and Sebei communities practicing Female Genital Mutilation have changed tactics. H…

[Monitor] Speaking during a workshop organised by Uganda Women Parliamentary Association recently, former MP for Bunyole West, Mr Jacob Wangolo, revealed that Karimojong and Sebei communities practicing Female Genital Mutilation have changed tactics. He said women are now cut by traditional birth attendants after giving birth and that many girls practice FGM in hidden or remote places while others cross the border via Amudat District and get cut in Kenya, making it difficult to track them. (See Daily Monitor Decembe

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How to Solve Housing Deficit Problem

[Monitor] The chairman, Board of directors for Uganda Human Settlements Network Emmanuel Byaruhanga said there should be an increase in production of adequate housing for all income groups from the current 60,000 units to 200,000 to meet the housing ne…

[Monitor] The chairman, Board of directors for Uganda Human Settlements Network Emmanuel Byaruhanga said there should be an increase in production of adequate housing for all income groups from the current 60,000 units to 200,000 to meet the housing need by 2040.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda to Probe Soldier Torture Claim, Says CDF

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda