Travel Mishaps Versus Tranquillity At Home

[Monitor] I have always said that from all pleasures of life, travelling is the best. But, times have changed, cities changed, climate changed and unfortunately people changed. I have been travelling since the age of 15, many years ago. And after decad…

[Monitor] I have always said that from all pleasures of life, travelling is the best. But, times have changed, cities changed, climate changed and unfortunately people changed. I have been travelling since the age of 15, many years ago. And after decades of roaming the world, I'm afraid; it is not all good news for the new generation of travellers. Some might disagree with me, but that is also left to them, after all there is nothing like one's own, first-hand experience.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget Face-Off – Fashola Can’t Dictate to National Assembly, Says Senator

[This Day] Ilorin -The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions, Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, Sunday said the Minister of Works, Power, Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), cannot dictate to the Nationa…

[This Day] Ilorin -The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions, Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, Sunday said the Minister of Works, Power, Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), cannot dictate to the National Assembly on what to do and what not to do on the budget, saying it is an organ vested with powers to either increase or reduce the budget size.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abdulsalami – Maitama Sule Told Me to Arrest Him After 1983 Coup

[This Day] Kano -Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) yesterday revealed that the late Danmasani Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule, submitted himself for arrest immediately after the 1983 coup in which many politicians in the country …

[This Day] Kano -Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) yesterday revealed that the late Danmasani Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule, submitted himself for arrest immediately after the 1983 coup in which many politicians in the country were arrested.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kerr Impressed With Gor Mahia Quality

[Capital FM] Nairobi -New Gor Mahia head coach Dylan Kerr is impressed with the quality of the Gor Mahia players having watched them for the first time in action on Sunday evening during their GOtv Shield round of 32 penalties loss to Bandari in Thika.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -New Gor Mahia head coach Dylan Kerr is impressed with the quality of the Gor Mahia players having watched them for the first time in action on Sunday evening during their GOtv Shield round of 32 penalties loss to Bandari in Thika.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kadaga Wants Profit Repatriation Controlled

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga wants something done to investors who repatriate profits earned in Uganda instead of reinvesting some of them here.

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga wants something done to investors who repatriate profits earned in Uganda instead of reinvesting some of them here.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Low Lending Rates Boosting Output – Report

[Monitor] Kampala -There is continued increase in output, new orders, employment and the purchase of new stocks, according to the June 2017 Stanbic Bank Purchase Managers Index (PMI). The monthly index rose to 52.8 in June up from 51 in May 2017 driven…

[Monitor] Kampala -There is continued increase in output, new orders, employment and the purchase of new stocks, according to the June 2017 Stanbic Bank Purchase Managers Index (PMI). The monthly index rose to 52.8 in June up from 51 in May 2017 driven by growth in the services and industrial sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government to Review Youth, Women Empowerment Fund Guidelines

[Monitor] Nakaseke -The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development has announced reforms aimed at addressing gaps within the Youth Livelihood Project and the Women Entrepreneurial Fund.

[Monitor] Nakaseke -The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development has announced reforms aimed at addressing gaps within the Youth Livelihood Project and the Women Entrepreneurial Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Politics Hurting Critical Service Delivery in Uganda

[Monitor] Many years ago as I was growing up, I used to be mesmerised by the stories of former president Daniel arap Moi’s political gimmicks. He had high level of political ingenuity to the extent that he was given a title of “professor of politics”. …

[Monitor] Many years ago as I was growing up, I used to be mesmerised by the stories of former president Daniel arap Moi's political gimmicks. He had high level of political ingenuity to the extent that he was given a title of "professor of politics". He was able to rule Kenya for 21 years uninterrupted because of the political gimmicks he played. He indirectly caused the split of Ford into Ford Kenya and FORD Asili.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Western Side Exposes Cranes Inadequacies Ahead of Chan Game

[Monitor] Kampala -Different situations expose different problems. Ahead of Friday’s Chan qualifier first leg fixture away to South Sudan, Cranes coach Micho Sredojevic appears to have one on his hands.

[Monitor] Kampala -Different situations expose different problems. Ahead of Friday's Chan qualifier first leg fixture away to South Sudan, Cranes coach Micho Sredojevic appears to have one on his hands.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Experts, Police Seek Law to Regulate Digital Currency

[Monitor] Kampala -Police and financial experts have called for a policy to regulate digital currencies, also known as crypto currencies, in order to minimise cases of electronic fraud.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police and financial experts have called for a policy to regulate digital currencies, also known as crypto currencies, in order to minimise cases of electronic fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda