Experts Warn On Key Interest Rate Easing

[Monitor] Kampala -Today, the first Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting of 2017 will take place at Bank of Uganda (BoU) to set the Central Bank Rate (CBR) for February 2017.

[Monitor] Kampala -Today, the first Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting of 2017 will take place at Bank of Uganda (BoU) to set the Central Bank Rate (CBR) for February 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Voice Calls On Data Network Is Future of Telecom – Vodafone

[Monitor] Customers, especially the youth and those in formal work environments, need a reliable Internet solution if they are to keep pace with the developments in the world. The fourth generation Internet (4G) is an advanced solution, and service pro…

[Monitor] Customers, especially the youth and those in formal work environments, need a reliable Internet solution if they are to keep pace with the developments in the world. The fourth generation Internet (4G) is an advanced solution, and service providers have the responsibility to move all consumers to 4G for a quicker Internet experience. Vodafone says they offer this, and that the future of telecom lies in data networks. Jonathan Adengo caught up with Ms Progress Chisenga, the marketing director, Vodafone Ugan

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Councillors Call for Privatisation of Universal Primary Education Schools

[Monitor] Sembabule -Sembabule District councillors are mooting a proposal to have run down public schools under government’s Universal Primary Education (UPE) scheme privatised to improve academic standards.

[Monitor] Sembabule -Sembabule District councillors are mooting a proposal to have run down public schools under government's Universal Primary Education (UPE) scheme privatised to improve academic standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Leaders Demand Minimum Qualifications for Councillors

[Monitor] Rukungiri -Local government leaders have asked government to put O-Level as a minimum qualification for candidates seeking to be elected as district councillors and LC3 chairpersons.

[Monitor] Rukungiri -Local government leaders have asked government to put O-Level as a minimum qualification for candidates seeking to be elected as district councillors and LC3 chairpersons.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

CBK Sees Cyber Risks As Banks Eye Mobile Money Platform

[Monitor] Nairobi -Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) chairman Mohammed Nyaoga has cautioned banks to be wary of cyber risks in mobile money as the lenders move towards establishing their own transfer platform.

[Monitor] Nairobi -Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) chairman Mohammed Nyaoga has cautioned banks to be wary of cyber risks in mobile money as the lenders move towards establishing their own transfer platform.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lango Best UCE Candidate Stuck After Failing to Raise Fees

[Monitor] Lira -When a former student of Comboni College in Lira District scored Aggregate 11 for the best eight subjects in the recently released Uganda Certificate of Educations (UCE) exams, the people of Lango sub-region were excited.

[Monitor] Lira -When a former student of Comboni College in Lira District scored Aggregate 11 for the best eight subjects in the recently released Uganda Certificate of Educations (UCE) exams, the people of Lango sub-region were excited.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Mulls Banning Regular Tests in Schools

[Monitor] The Education ministry has promised to crack the whip on school administrators who consistently test their learners denying them opportunity to study and understand the concepts they are being examined in.

[Monitor] The Education ministry has promised to crack the whip on school administrators who consistently test their learners denying them opportunity to study and understand the concepts they are being examined in.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Borrowing Its Way to Middle-Income Status’

[Monitor] Kampala -For Uganda to achieve middle-income status by 2020, the economy must be achieving growth figures of about 9 per cent per annum and that will be driven by government expenditure on infrastructure.

[Monitor] Kampala -For Uganda to achieve middle-income status by 2020, the economy must be achieving growth figures of about 9 per cent per annum and that will be driven by government expenditure on infrastructure.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda