How King Mumbere Celebrated Christmas in Jail

[Monitor] Kasese -Unlike what he has been used to in the past, King Charles Wesley Mumbere spent Christmas in a very different way in Luzira prison. According to the Rwenzururu kingdom spokesperson, Mr Clarence Bwambale, the king usually spends Christm…

[Monitor] Kasese -Unlike what he has been used to in the past, King Charles Wesley Mumbere spent Christmas in a very different way in Luzira prison. According to the Rwenzururu kingdom spokesperson, Mr Clarence Bwambale, the king usually spends Christmas at his palace with his people. But this year, the king had a different abode.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Finance Minister, Electoral Body Clash Over Local Council Polls Funding

[Monitor] Members of Parliament on the Committee of Public Service and Local Government were amazed on Wednesday as Finance Minister Mr Matia Kasaija disagreed with Mr Leonard Mulekwa, the director of operations at the Electoral Commission over the fun…

[Monitor] Members of Parliament on the Committee of Public Service and Local Government were amazed on Wednesday as Finance Minister Mr Matia Kasaija disagreed with Mr Leonard Mulekwa, the director of operations at the Electoral Commission over the funding of local councils and women elections planned for early next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Mayor Writes to City Director Over Unpaid Salary Arrears

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has given an end of December 2016 ultimatum to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director Jenifer Musisi to pay his salary arrears and other emoluments that accumulated between December …

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has given an end of December 2016 ultimatum to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director Jenifer Musisi to pay his salary arrears and other emoluments that accumulated between December 2013 and May 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How King Mumbere Celebrated Christmas in Jail

[Monitor] Kasese -Unlike what he has been used to in the past, King Charles Wesley Mumbere spent Christmas in a very different way in Luzira prison. According to the Rwenzururu kingdom spokesperson, Mr Clarence Bwambale, the king usually spends Christm…

[Monitor] Kasese -Unlike what he has been used to in the past, King Charles Wesley Mumbere spent Christmas in a very different way in Luzira prison. According to the Rwenzururu kingdom spokesperson, Mr Clarence Bwambale, the king usually spends Christmas at his palace with his people. But this year, the king had a different abode.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Country Mourns Boat Tragedy Victims As Families Pick Bodies

[Monitor] Buliisa -Buliisa District was engulfed in grief yesterday as families picked bodies of the nine people who perished in a boat accident on Lake Albert on Christmas Day.

[Monitor] Buliisa -Buliisa District was engulfed in grief yesterday as families picked bodies of the nine people who perished in a boat accident on Lake Albert on Christmas Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Should Interface, Not Interfere With Civil Society Work in Northern Uganda

[Monitor] The development challenge in northern Uganda since peace returned in the region nearly a decade ago is shifting away from causes attributed to past skirmishes between the Lord’s Resistance Army and government troops, to effects of the insurge…

[Monitor] The development challenge in northern Uganda since peace returned in the region nearly a decade ago is shifting away from causes attributed to past skirmishes between the Lord's Resistance Army and government troops, to effects of the insurgency, one of which manifests as fast population growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Economy Affected By Elections, Downturn in Banking

[East African] Drought, the war in South Sudan and an election at the beginning of the year impacted Uganda’s economy, sending shockwaves through the real estate market, the stock exchange and trade.

[East African] Drought, the war in South Sudan and an election at the beginning of the year impacted Uganda's economy, sending shockwaves through the real estate market, the stock exchange and trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Arthur Blick Jr – the Champion Reveals His Secrets

[Independent (Kampala)] He is a ten times motocross champion, 2015 national rally champion and 2015 national Enduro champion. With all these titles to him, fans have chosen to refer to him not by his real name Arthur Blick Jr. but as ‘Champion’.

[Independent (Kampala)] He is a ten times motocross champion, 2015 national rally champion and 2015 national Enduro champion. With all these titles to him, fans have chosen to refer to him not by his real name Arthur Blick Jr. but as 'Champion'.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s Slow Oil and Gas Infrastructure Development

[Independent (Kampala)] Following the withdraw of the Russian-led consortium RT Global Resources, from the oil refinery construction in July, the government is looking for a new investor to partner in the project by mid-2017

[Independent (Kampala)] Following the withdraw of the Russian-led consortium RT Global Resources, from the oil refinery construction in July, the government is looking for a new investor to partner in the project by mid-2017

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda