World Bank Names Rwanda Among Most African Resilient Economies

[New Times] Rwanda and six other African countries have exhibited economic resilience in recent past that saw them post annual growth rate above 5.4 per cent in 2015-2017, according to a new World Bank report released yesterday.

[New Times] Rwanda and six other African countries have exhibited economic resilience in recent past that saw them post annual growth rate above 5.4 per cent in 2015-2017, according to a new World Bank report released yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Wife to Singer Chameleon Files for Divorce, Chameleon Denies

[Monitor] Atim Daniella, the lawfully wedded wife to celebrated local musician Joseph Mayanja popularly known by his stage name Chameleone, has run to court seeking to divorce her husband to end their nine-year of marriage.

[Monitor] Atim Daniella, the lawfully wedded wife to celebrated local musician Joseph Mayanja popularly known by his stage name Chameleone, has run to court seeking to divorce her husband to end their nine-year of marriage.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Find Lasting Solutions to Kampala Traders’ Issues

[Monitor] Yesterday, businesspeople in downtown Kampala who deal in hardware and other building materials closed shop as a protest action against what they see as an unfair advantage enjoyed by Chinese traders in the same business.

[Monitor] Yesterday, businesspeople in downtown Kampala who deal in hardware and other building materials closed shop as a protest action against what they see as an unfair advantage enjoyed by Chinese traders in the same business.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pending Judicial Vacancies Is a Wake Up Call for Judiciary

[Monitor] It is now official; Steven B Kavuma will retire as a Chief Justice in September 2017 about four months from now. His replacement should be in office by December 2017 taking into account the three months given to retiring judicial officers to …

[Monitor] It is now official; Steven B Kavuma will retire as a Chief Justice in September 2017 about four months from now. His replacement should be in office by December 2017 taking into account the three months given to retiring judicial officers to wind up business and write judgments.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buganda Tasked to Explain Evictions

[Monitor] Luweero -Authorities in Luweero District have condemned the manner in which Buganda Kingdom officials recently attempted to evict tenants from Plot 1373, Block 19 at Bugabo village, Kalagala Sub-county in Luweero District.

[Monitor] Luweero -Authorities in Luweero District have condemned the manner in which Buganda Kingdom officials recently attempted to evict tenants from Plot 1373, Block 19 at Bugabo village, Kalagala Sub-county in Luweero District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Low Cost Housing Has Changed the Village Concept in Rwanda

[Monitor] The names of places such as Kibuli, Kitintale, Kansanga, Kamwokya, Kawempe and Katanga are famous in Kampala because of the low cost houses in these areas built to accommodate majority of the middle income earners in the city and some parts o…

[Monitor] The names of places such as Kibuli, Kitintale, Kansanga, Kamwokya, Kawempe and Katanga are famous in Kampala because of the low cost houses in these areas built to accommodate majority of the middle income earners in the city and some parts of these areas are fast developing into slums.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Minister Warns On Graft

[Monitor] Sheema -The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Elioda Tumwesigye has warned residents of Sheema Municipality against rushing to accumulate wealth via wrong means.

[Monitor] Sheema -The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Elioda Tumwesigye has warned residents of Sheema Municipality against rushing to accumulate wealth via wrong means.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

’50 Percent Couples in Mbale Have Multiple Partners’

[Monitor] Mbale -More than 50 per cent of couples in Mbale District have long-term relationships with multiple sex partners, findings from the HIV/Aids 2016 report have revealed.

[Monitor] Mbale -More than 50 per cent of couples in Mbale District have long-term relationships with multiple sex partners, findings from the HIV/Aids 2016 report have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

30,000 Borno IDPs Return From Cameroon

[Daily Trust] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says 30,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who fled the state at the peak of the Boko Haram insurgency have returned home.

[Daily Trust] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says 30,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who fled the state at the peak of the Boko Haram insurgency have returned home.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon