Banks Told to Promote Youth Entrepreneurship

[Monitor] Kampala -For banks to deepen financial inclusion and encourage entrepreneurship among the youth, they need to critically understand that particular target audience, the managing director, Centenary Bank has said.

[Monitor] Kampala -For banks to deepen financial inclusion and encourage entrepreneurship among the youth, they need to critically understand that particular target audience, the managing director, Centenary Bank has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stigma Affecting HIV/Aids Fight in Kasese, Kabarole

[Monitor] Kasese -Sarah (not real names), 13, stays with her mother, Margaret Birungi at Nyakasanga West in Kasese Municipality, Kasese District. Both daughter and mother are living with HIV/Aids. Sarah’s father died five years ago.

[Monitor] Kasese -Sarah (not real names), 13, stays with her mother, Margaret Birungi at Nyakasanga West in Kasese Municipality, Kasese District. Both daughter and mother are living with HIV/Aids. Sarah's father died five years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Used Vehicles to Undergo New Inspection Standards

[Monitor] Kampala -Importers of used motor vehicles will now have to subject their cargo to new inspection standards before importing them into the country, Daily Monitor has learnt.

[Monitor] Kampala -Importers of used motor vehicles will now have to subject their cargo to new inspection standards before importing them into the country, Daily Monitor has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenyan Election Turns Out to Be Non-Event

[Monitor] More than 60 per cent of registered voters turned up to vote yesterday. Kenyans handed out two big retirement tickets to Uhuru Kenyatta, 56, running for his second and final term. Raila Odinga, 73, a maestro of opposition politics, also reluc…

[Monitor] More than 60 per cent of registered voters turned up to vote yesterday. Kenyans handed out two big retirement tickets to Uhuru Kenyatta, 56, running for his second and final term. Raila Odinga, 73, a maestro of opposition politics, also reluctantly picked up his after losing for a record 4th time in his quest for president.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Orders Construction of School in Memory of Wapakhabulo

[Monitor] Mbale -President Museveni has ordered the Education ministry to construct two memorial technical schools in memory of James Wapakhabulo and Prof Dani Wadada Nabudere in Sironko District.

[Monitor] Mbale -President Museveni has ordered the Education ministry to construct two memorial technical schools in memory of James Wapakhabulo and Prof Dani Wadada Nabudere in Sironko District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cranes, Amavubi Coaches Relishing CHAN Encounter

[Monitor] Kampala -Both Moses Basena and Antoine Hey know that their respective teams’ appearance at next year’s Africa Nations Championship (Chan) in Kenya could be hugely determined by events at St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende on Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Both Moses Basena and Antoine Hey know that their respective teams' appearance at next year's Africa Nations Championship (Chan) in Kenya could be hugely determined by events at St Mary's Stadium, Kitende on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ANC in Disarray After Jacob Zuma Wins No Confidence Vote

[RFI] South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma faced fresh pressure from the opposition on Wednesday to step down, a day after narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote. The Democratic Alliance has called for parliament to be dissolved and for early general e…

[RFI] South Africa's President Jacob Zuma faced fresh pressure from the opposition on Wednesday to step down, a day after narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote. The Democratic Alliance has called for parliament to be dissolved and for early general elections to be held.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Van Niekerk Sneaks Through Backdoor Into 200m Final

[Sascoc] Less than 24 hours after winning his second IAAF World Championships 400-metre title, South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk gave himself a shot at the 200/400m double in London on Wednesday.

[Sascoc] Less than 24 hours after winning his second IAAF World Championships 400-metre title, South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk gave himself a shot at the 200/400m double in London on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa