Stop Attacking Investors, Minister Tells Ugandans

[Monitor] Kampala -State minister for Investment Evelyn Anite has asked Ugandans to support local and foreign investors instead of talking ill about them if Uganda is to attain the middle income status by the year 2020.

[Monitor] Kampala -State minister for Investment Evelyn Anite has asked Ugandans to support local and foreign investors instead of talking ill about them if Uganda is to attain the middle income status by the year 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Issues Financial Plan to Improve Access to Services

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Government has assured Ugandans that the National Financial Inclusion Strategy 2017-2022 will reduce the number of people excluded in the financial system by 10 per cent in the next five years.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Government has assured Ugandans that the National Financial Inclusion Strategy 2017-2022 will reduce the number of people excluded in the financial system by 10 per cent in the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

9,000 Support Lifting of Age Limit

[Monitor] The Kabale District NRM secretariat has handed over a petition to the party’s district chairperson, Mr David Bahati, signed by 9,087 people supporting the lifting of the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] The Kabale District NRM secretariat has handed over a petition to the party's district chairperson, Mr David Bahati, signed by 9,087 people supporting the lifting of the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Make Uganda Safe Haven for Refugees

[Monitor] Recent reports of kidnap, forceful repatriation and alleged killings of Rwandan refugees by a section of our security personnel weaken our open-door policy for migrants, refugee and asylum seekers. This unacceptable practice undermines our re…

[Monitor] Recent reports of kidnap, forceful repatriation and alleged killings of Rwandan refugees by a section of our security personnel weaken our open-door policy for migrants, refugee and asylum seekers. This unacceptable practice undermines our reputation as a first-rate safe haven for refugees, and hosting nearly 1.277 million of those numbers as of June 2017. These numbers are expected to climb to 1.5 million by the close of the year, according to United Nations refugee agency UNHCR.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buhari Set to Rejig Cabinet

[Leadership] Ostensibly heeding the calls to weed out nonperforming members of his cabinet, President Muhammdu Buhari hinted yesterday that plans are underway for a cabinet reshuffle.

[Leadership] Ostensibly heeding the calls to weed out nonperforming members of his cabinet, President Muhammdu Buhari hinted yesterday that plans are underway for a cabinet reshuffle.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Subpoena – Court Rules On Dasuki’s Move to Stay Execution Today

[Leadership] Abuja -Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court, Abuja, will today rule on whether or not to stay proceedings in the trial of former publicity secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisah Metuh.

[Leadership] Abuja -Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court, Abuja, will today rule on whether or not to stay proceedings in the trial of former publicity secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisah Metuh.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria