Sign the Economic Partnership Agreement

[Monitor] Economic experts have advised the East African Community (EAC) and Uganda, in particular, to consolidate regional markets and forget about signing the EAC-European Union (EU) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

[Monitor] Economic experts have advised the East African Community (EAC) and Uganda, in particular, to consolidate regional markets and forget about signing the EAC-European Union (EU) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pallisa District Boss Threatens to Sack Head Teachers

[Monitor] Pallisa -Incompetent head teachers who fail to register pupils in Division One in this year’s Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) will be either sacked or demoted, the Pallisa District chairman, Mr John Okurut, has warned.

[Monitor] Pallisa -Incompetent head teachers who fail to register pupils in Division One in this year's Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) will be either sacked or demoted, the Pallisa District chairman, Mr John Okurut, has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kigezi Onion Growers Accuse Labour Minister of Sabotage

[Monitor] Ntungamo -The leader of Boona Bageigahare Nyekundeire Group that is promoting onion growing in Kigezi and Ankole sub-regions, Ms Peace Rugambwa, has accused the Minister of State for Labour and Industrial Relations, Mr Herbert Kabafunzaki of …

[Monitor] Ntungamo -The leader of Boona Bageigahare Nyekundeire Group that is promoting onion growing in Kigezi and Ankole sub-regions, Ms Peace Rugambwa, has accused the Minister of State for Labour and Industrial Relations, Mr Herbert Kabafunzaki of sabotaging the project in Rukiga county in Kabale District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Amuru Leaders Want Refugee Reception Centre Closed

[Monitor] Amuru -Leaders in Amuru District have threatened to close Elegu Refugee Reception Centre in Atiak Sub-county, protesting ‘failure’ by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) to establish a refugee settlement in the district, Daily Monitor has …

[Monitor] Amuru -Leaders in Amuru District have threatened to close Elegu Refugee Reception Centre in Atiak Sub-county, protesting 'failure' by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) to establish a refugee settlement in the district, Daily Monitor has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s Ssegwanga: The Lion of Cecafa

[Monitor] Kampala -The only surviving founder member of Express Football Club, mentor of Nakivubo Boys and forerunner of Sports Club Villa, Mzeei Kezekia Musisi Ssegwanga passed on over the weekend at Kiluddu hospital aged 92 after a long illness.

[Monitor] Kampala -The only surviving founder member of Express Football Club, mentor of Nakivubo Boys and forerunner of Sports Club Villa, Mzeei Kezekia Musisi Ssegwanga passed on over the weekend at Kiluddu hospital aged 92 after a long illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Farmers to Benefit from Shs424 Billion Seeds Project

[Monitor] Kampala -Farmers in Uganda will now be able to access good quality seeds after the launch of a seed pilot project aimed at multiplying the quantity of quality seeds in the market.

[Monitor] Kampala -Farmers in Uganda will now be able to access good quality seeds after the launch of a seed pilot project aimed at multiplying the quantity of quality seeds in the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Gives Nod to Arua Free Zone

[EA Business] Kampala -The Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) has issued their first developer’s license to Arua Special Economic Zone (AruaSEZ) to develop a $12.7m Economic Zone in West Nile.

[EA Business] Kampala -The Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) has issued their first developer's license to Arua Special Economic Zone (AruaSEZ) to develop a $12.7m Economic Zone in West Nile.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How DFCU Beat Other Bidders in the Race to Acquire Uganda’s Crane Bank

[East African] A sharp drop in Crane Bank’s liquidity position and the need to keep it as a going concern saw DFCU Bank beat other bidders to take control of the troubled lender.

[East African] A sharp drop in Crane Bank's liquidity position and the need to keep it as a going concern saw DFCU Bank beat other bidders to take control of the troubled lender.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda