How Does Bank of Uganda Change After the Demise of Crane Bank?

[Monitor] The affairs of an entity in receivership take a long time to resolve. It will be a long sunset for Crane Bank, its owners and Bank of Uganda. The Central Bank has put Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile on a public relations offensive to jus…

[Monitor] The affairs of an entity in receivership take a long time to resolve. It will be a long sunset for Crane Bank, its owners and Bank of Uganda. The Central Bank has put Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile on a public relations offensive to justify the closure of Crane Bank and explain away its lax regime that allowed Crane Bank to sink deeper into an abyss from which it could never recover.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Investigate Mbale Fuel Station Fire

[Monitor] Mbale -Police in Mbale District have launched investigations into the fire outbreak that gutted Net Gas Energy fuel station in Busajjabwakuba Trading Centre, Mbale District on Tuesday.

[Monitor] Mbale -Police in Mbale District have launched investigations into the fire outbreak that gutted Net Gas Energy fuel station in Busajjabwakuba Trading Centre, Mbale District on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

CAA Clarified, but Did Not ‘Condemn’ ICAO Report

[Monitor] We noted with concern the headline ‘CAA upset over Uganda’s negative air safety rating’ in the Daily Monitor of August 10. The detailed explanation of Uganda’s performance in relation to Effective Implementation of safety standards arising ou…

[Monitor] We noted with concern the headline 'CAA upset over Uganda's negative air safety rating' in the Daily Monitor of August 10. The detailed explanation of Uganda's performance in relation to Effective Implementation of safety standards arising out of the 2014 International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Coordinated Validation Mission (ICVM) was unfortunately misconstrued as dissatisfaction with the ICAO website report, which was not the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cranes Hit By Late Withdrawals Ahead of Departure

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cranes depart this evening for Saturday’s final Chan qualifier return leg against Rwanda with limited options following late withdrawals as the team concluded training yesterday at the Startimes Stadium in Lugogo.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cranes depart this evening for Saturday's final Chan qualifier return leg against Rwanda with limited options following late withdrawals as the team concluded training yesterday at the Startimes Stadium in Lugogo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Ozubulu Sacrilege

[Guardian] ‘Sacrilege’ is the most appropriate word to describe the killing of worshipers in St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Anambra State. So have President Muhammadu Buhari in his message to the state government, the Catholic diocese of Nnewi…

[Guardian] 'Sacrilege' is the most appropriate word to describe the killing of worshipers in St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Anambra State. So have President Muhammadu Buhari in his message to the state government, the Catholic diocese of Nnewi, and the Anambra State commissioner of police, Umar Baba Garba described the heinous act. It should be added that revenge murder in a house of worship is the ultimate abomination.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Than 200 Kibaale Residents Battling Elephantiasis Disease

[Monitor] Kibaale -More than 200 people in Kibaale District are struggling with podoconiosis also known as nonfilarial elephantiasis which has left them in abject poverty and misery as they are stigmatised.

[Monitor] Kibaale -More than 200 people in Kibaale District are struggling with podoconiosis also known as nonfilarial elephantiasis which has left them in abject poverty and misery as they are stigmatised.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Treason Charges Against Opposition Leader Hichilema Dropped

[Al Jazeera] A judge freed Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema on Wednesday after the state prosecutor dropped charges against him of plotting to overthrow the government.

[Al Jazeera] A judge freed Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema on Wednesday after the state prosecutor dropped charges against him of plotting to overthrow the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia