Government Offers Licenses to 11 Firms to Operate in Free Zones

[Independent (Kampala)] ISAAC KHISA -Uganda’s balance of payment deficit has remained wide for some time now but there are signs that the gap will soon be reduced as the government issues licenses to developers in Free Zones.

[Independent (Kampala)] ISAAC KHISA -Uganda's balance of payment deficit has remained wide for some time now but there are signs that the gap will soon be reduced as the government issues licenses to developers in Free Zones.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bye-Bye Mugabe

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -For most people, it was hard to keep up with events in Zimbabwe as the end of the 37-year reign of President Robert Gabriel Mugabe neared.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -For most people, it was hard to keep up with events in Zimbabwe as the end of the 37-year reign of President Robert Gabriel Mugabe neared.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

DPP Closes Murder File On Abid Alam

[Observer] Businessman Abid Alam is unlikely to face murder charges after the office Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) revealed that witnesses to the alleged crime have given police conflicting accounts.

[Observer] Businessman Abid Alam is unlikely to face murder charges after the office Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) revealed that witnesses to the alleged crime have given police conflicting accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Will Mnangagwa Dump ‘Cowards Who Cheered on’ Grace Mugabe?

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s ex-liberation fighters are reportedly set to occupy strategic positions within the ruling Zanu-PF party to avoid power struggles that dogged the revolutionary party in recent years.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ex-liberation fighters are reportedly set to occupy strategic positions within the ruling Zanu-PF party to avoid power struggles that dogged the revolutionary party in recent years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TSN Sells Kiswahili in EAC, Response Positive

[Daily News] KISWAHILI has been branded by Tanzania Standard Newspapers Limited (TSN) as one of its marketable products. The language is common and popular in Tanzania being spoken countrywide as a National, Official and non-official language by the ci…

[Daily News] KISWAHILI has been branded by Tanzania Standard Newspapers Limited (TSN) as one of its marketable products. The language is common and popular in Tanzania being spoken countrywide as a National, Official and non-official language by the citizens as far as other parts of Kenya, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and now South Sudan that has joined the EAC membership bloc recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Museveni to Kenyans – Focus More On Peace

[Observer] Nairobi -Speaking, Tuesday at the second inauguration ceremony of President Uhuru Kenyatta, President Yoweri Museveni urged Kenyans to focus more on nation building rather than politics.

[Observer] Nairobi -Speaking, Tuesday at the second inauguration ceremony of President Uhuru Kenyatta, President Yoweri Museveni urged Kenyans to focus more on nation building rather than politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Must Debate Army Attack On Parliament – MPs

[Observer] At 2:11pm, just as Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah concluded his welcoming communication at the resumption of Parliament’s plenary sittings, opposition MPs, led by their chief whip, Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda (Kira Municipality), walked into the …

[Observer] At 2:11pm, just as Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah concluded his welcoming communication at the resumption of Parliament's plenary sittings, opposition MPs, led by their chief whip, Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda (Kira Municipality), walked into the central lobby to announce their new course of action.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Buhari, Ruling Party’s Leader Attends EU-AU Summit

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari departed Abuja for Abidjan Tuesday, ahead of the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit, accompanied by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in what…

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari departed Abuja for Abidjan Tuesday, ahead of the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit, accompanied by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in what political observers described as a new rapprochement as the 2019 general election conversations pick up.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria