Zanzibar Current Account Surplus Narrows

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Increased importation of goods and services have narrowed the Zanzibar current accounts surpluses by $18.4 million, a Bank of Tanzania report revealed.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Increased importation of goods and services have narrowed the Zanzibar current accounts surpluses by $18.4 million, a Bank of Tanzania report revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Blames Slow Growth of Agro-Sector for Poverty

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Finance and Planning Minister,Dr Philip Mpango, has admitted that the growth of the Tanzanian economy – which stands at an average of 7 per cent – hasnot reflectedon the lives of majority Tanzanians, who are leading poor lives.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Finance and Planning Minister,Dr Philip Mpango, has admitted that the growth of the Tanzanian economy - which stands at an average of 7 per cent - hasnot reflectedon the lives of majority Tanzanians, who are leading poor lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

What Is the Link Between Cultural Taboos, Goats?

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Makerere Art Gallery in Kampala is hosting an exciting show titled ‘Taboo Exhibition’. Part of the thrill is the novelty of it creation, the nature of its installations, and the brains behind the works.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Makerere Art Gallery in Kampala is hosting an exciting show titled 'Taboo Exhibition'. Part of the thrill is the novelty of it creation, the nature of its installations, and the brains behind the works.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court to Rule On Jailed Shiekh Kamoga’s Bail Appeal

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Convicted former Tabliq Leader Sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga will on May 18, 2018 know whether he should be temporarily released on bail, to pursue his appeal challenging a life sentence he was given for acts of …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Convicted former Tabliq Leader Sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga will on May 18, 2018 know whether he should be temporarily released on bail, to pursue his appeal challenging a life sentence he was given for acts of terrorism and murder of Muslim Clerics Mustafa Bahiga and Ibrahim Hassan Kirya.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Basajjabalaba to Face Trial Before Anti-Corruption Court

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Constitutional Court has ordered that city businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba together with his brother Muzamir Basajjabalaba should stand trial before the Anti-Corruption Court.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Constitutional Court has ordered that city businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba together with his brother Muzamir Basajjabalaba should stand trial before the Anti-Corruption Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Comment – The Real Cost of Kampala’s Traffic Jams

[Independent (Kampala)] Comment -Traffic jam is a security threat, an economic problem and a social evil. Someone in Ministry of transport and works, KCCA, National Roads Authority and other line ministries should be thinking very seriously about this …

[Independent (Kampala)] Comment -Traffic jam is a security threat, an economic problem and a social evil. Someone in Ministry of transport and works, KCCA, National Roads Authority and other line ministries should be thinking very seriously about this issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Supports Muhakanizi Proposals On UTL Revamp

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Uganda has stepped up the search for an investor to revamp Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL), with Cabinet approving a proposal by the Ministry of Finance to provide a range of incentives to attract competent bids.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Uganda has stepped up the search for an investor to revamp Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL), with Cabinet approving a proposal by the Ministry of Finance to provide a range of incentives to attract competent bids.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rent Law – Good Intentions, Bad Incentives for Property Market

[Independent (Kampala)] John Kityo has been experiencing some tough times in renting a room for his small business in downtown Kampala. The 30-year old has rented seven different places as a result of sudden rent increments.

[Independent (Kampala)] John Kityo has been experiencing some tough times in renting a room for his small business in downtown Kampala. The 30-year old has rented seven different places as a result of sudden rent increments.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda