KCCA, Show Human Face On Evictions

[Monitor] On Wednesday, Kampala Capital City Authority carried out a four-hour operation (see Daily Monitor of January 19, ‘KCCA demolishes illegal kiosks’ ). The authority’s law enforcement team, among them, well-built men and women buttressed by bull…

[Monitor] On Wednesday, Kampala Capital City Authority carried out a four-hour operation (see Daily Monitor of January 19, 'KCCA demolishes illegal kiosks' ). The authority's law enforcement team, among them, well-built men and women buttressed by bulldozers and other equipment, descended upon Nakivubo Road and Nakivubo Channel in downtown Kampala, pulling down more than 50 illegal structures, kiosks and stalls. Consequently, in the wink of an eye, the operation left more than 200 vendors and other small business ho

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Aucho Itches for Game of His Life

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Watching his colleagues die a little for Uganda’s flag against Ghana on Tuesday night was both refreshing and disappointing for Khalid Aucho.

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Watching his colleagues die a little for Uganda's flag against Ghana on Tuesday night was both refreshing and disappointing for Khalid Aucho.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UPDF, UAF Start Final Course Adjustments

[Monitor] Kampala -Every Ugandan family that has given their daughter’s hand in marriage to a certain man, know that the preparations ahead of the D-day, usually referred to as an introduction ceremony, never seem to end. For we are a society that beli…

[Monitor] Kampala -Every Ugandan family that has given their daughter's hand in marriage to a certain man, know that the preparations ahead of the D-day, usually referred to as an introduction ceremony, never seem to end. For we are a society that believes in hospitality and leaving lasting impressions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Polls Body to Investigate Kalonzo Musyoka’s ID Confusion

[Nation] An investigation has been launched to establish how Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka’s identity card was used to register another voter, even as the matter has been resolved.

[Nation] An investigation has been launched to establish how Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka's identity card was used to register another voter, even as the matter has been resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

High Lending Rates Discouraging Private Sector-Led Growth – Kasaija

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda has defined a vision for middle income status with a per capita income of $1,039 (Shs3.7m). Given that Uganda is pursuing a private sector led strategy, the sector is pivotal to the realisation of this vision.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda has defined a vision for middle income status with a per capita income of $1,039 (Shs3.7m). Given that Uganda is pursuing a private sector led strategy, the sector is pivotal to the realisation of this vision.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt to Release Funds for Distribution of Water as Drought Bites

[Nation] Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said Sh1.6 billion would be released before the end of this month to boost water supply between January and March, as the drought situation escalates.

[Nation] Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said Sh1.6 billion would be released before the end of this month to boost water supply between January and March, as the drought situation escalates.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

60 Wakiso UPE Schools in Bad Shape

[Monitor] Wakiso -With less than a month left to the opening of the new school term, more than 60 public primary schools structures in Wakiso District are dilapidated and need urgent attention.

[Monitor] Wakiso -With less than a month left to the opening of the new school term, more than 60 public primary schools structures in Wakiso District are dilapidated and need urgent attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cheruiyot Wins 2016 Sports Personality of the Year Award

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A smiling Vivian Cheruiyot, clad in a crisp shiny purple and black flowing dress, marked the end of her glitzy career on track by bagging the 2016 overall Sports Personality of the Year Award (SOYA) on Thursday night.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A smiling Vivian Cheruiyot, clad in a crisp shiny purple and black flowing dress, marked the end of her glitzy career on track by bagging the 2016 overall Sports Personality of the Year Award (SOYA) on Thursday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya