30 Schools in Nwoya District Face Eviction Over Land Wrangles

[Monitor] Nwoya -About 30 public schools in Nwoya District, located in northern Uganda may lose their land due to mounting land contestation and encroachment wrangles that are hampering their redevelopment.

[Monitor] Nwoya -About 30 public schools in Nwoya District, located in northern Uganda may lose their land due to mounting land contestation and encroachment wrangles that are hampering their redevelopment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Three ‘Disabled’ Athletes to Miss Out On London Games

[Monitor] Kampala -Train, qualify and stay home. That seems a growing trend in disability sport. As teams occupy their spaces in the Games village, Daily Monitor has confirmed only David Emong, again, will represent Uganda at the 2017 World Para Athlet…

[Monitor] Kampala -Train, qualify and stay home. That seems a growing trend in disability sport. As teams occupy their spaces in the Games village, Daily Monitor has confirmed only David Emong, again, will represent Uganda at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships which start Saturday in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trade Minister’s Husband Jailed Over Shs1.1 Billion Debt

[Monitor] Kampala -The husband of Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde spent last night at Luzira prison following his dramatic arrest earlier yesterday by court bailiffs for failure to refund Shs1.1b to a city businessman.

[Monitor] Kampala -The husband of Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde spent last night at Luzira prison following his dramatic arrest earlier yesterday by court bailiffs for failure to refund Shs1.1b to a city businessman.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Subletting Shops in Usafi Persists Despite KCCA Ban

[Monitor] Kampala -Usafi market vendors are to date still embroiled in management wrangles with middlemen whom they accuse of hiking fees by subletting shops despite Kampala Capital City Authority’s (KCCA) resolution to have all rent reduced by 40 per …

[Monitor] Kampala -Usafi market vendors are to date still embroiled in management wrangles with middlemen whom they accuse of hiking fees by subletting shops despite Kampala Capital City Authority's (KCCA) resolution to have all rent reduced by 40 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Diaspora Couple Builds Boarding School

[New Zimbabwe] Nearly a decade after losing his teaching job to a long illness, Maxwell Kambamba can now afford to smile. He has secured a job as cement mixer at a boarding school under construction in Mashonaland Central Province.

[New Zimbabwe] Nearly a decade after losing his teaching job to a long illness, Maxwell Kambamba can now afford to smile. He has secured a job as cement mixer at a boarding school under construction in Mashonaland Central Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Coffee Farmers Reject New Rules

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -Coffee processing factory owners in Bukomansimbi District have opposed the new rules and regulations issued by the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), saying they are not realistic.

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -Coffee processing factory owners in Bukomansimbi District have opposed the new rules and regulations issued by the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), saying they are not realistic.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

City Market To Get Facelift; New Four Storey Building Coming – Minister

City Market will be razed for a modern multi-floor market with a ground floor bus station to be built, says local government minister Vincent Mwale. Mwale says it will take 12 months to put up the new structure. The cost … Continued

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City Market will be razed for a modern multi-floor market with a ground floor bus station to be built, says local government minister Vincent Mwale. Mwale says it will take 12 months to put up the new structure. The cost of the new market is estimated at $20 million dollars. Mwale says the new market will accommodate 20,000 marketeers as opposed to 4,000 at the gutted one. It will be a four storey building. According to Mwale, traders will now be taken to a temporal trading area along Lumumba Road and in Soweto Market. He says the temporal structures will take 6 weeks to construct. Technicians are now working on City Market to make it accessible to traders who need to retrieve their materials. The new market will also be installed with a CCTV surveillance. Mwale also announced in parliament that government has procured 42 fire tenders with 16 already in Zambia. The post City Market To Get Facelift; New Four Storey Building Coming – Minister appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Spotlight On PDP As Supreme Court Decides Authentic Leader

[Premium Times] The battle for leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party will end on Wednesday as the Supreme Court has fixed July 12 to rule on who the true leader of the party is.

[Premium Times] The battle for leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party will end on Wednesday as the Supreme Court has fixed July 12 to rule on who the true leader of the party is.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sending Money to Tanzania From UK ‘Most Costly in East Africa’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Sending money to Tanzania is the most expensive in the Eastern and Southern Africa, a London based consultancy organisation, Developing Markets Associates (DMA) June global report shows.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Sending money to Tanzania is the most expensive in the Eastern and Southern Africa, a London based consultancy organisation, Developing Markets Associates (DMA) June global report shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania