Future of Uganda UN Base Hangs in the Balance

[Monitor] Kampala -The United Nations General Assembly will, in May, receive a report of the working group constituted by General Secretary Antonio Guterres to assess the 11 existing UN secretariats across the world, including the Regional Service Cent…

[Monitor] Kampala -The United Nations General Assembly will, in May, receive a report of the working group constituted by General Secretary Antonio Guterres to assess the 11 existing UN secretariats across the world, including the Regional Service Centre (RSC) at Entebbe, with the view of creating one-stop centres to streamline operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Magufuli Unveils “Dirty Game” in Industrial Sugar Imports

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has unveiled the findings of a government’s probe team on industrial sugar, saying some unscrupulous traders were indeed diverting the sweetener for domestic consumption.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has unveiled the findings of a government's probe team on industrial sugar, saying some unscrupulous traders were indeed diverting the sweetener for domestic consumption.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Army Denies Misuse of Seedlings Funds

[Monitor] Kampala -The Operation Wealth Creation programme officers have distanced themselves from allegations of misappropriation of more than Shs900 million meant for procurement of inputs.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Operation Wealth Creation programme officers have distanced themselves from allegations of misappropriation of more than Shs900 million meant for procurement of inputs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mnangagwa Pledges Legislative Support for Investors

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa yesterday pledged legislative support for a conducive investment environment and told manufacturers to take advantage of the new political dispensation to invest in the latest technology to keep abreast with internation…

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa yesterday pledged legislative support for a conducive investment environment and told manufacturers to take advantage of the new political dispensation to invest in the latest technology to keep abreast with international best practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former Museveni Driver Jailed Over Property Dispute Cries for Help

[Monitor] Kampala -A man, who used to drive President Museveni’s jammer vehicle between 2005 and 2011, has put up a fight in a bid to recover his properties, including a fuel station in Kasese Town, allegedly grabbed from him by a business partner.

[Monitor] Kampala -A man, who used to drive President Museveni's jammer vehicle between 2005 and 2011, has put up a fight in a bid to recover his properties, including a fuel station in Kasese Town, allegedly grabbed from him by a business partner.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Floods Destroy Property in Rukiga

[Monitor] Property worth millions of shillings were on Monday destroyed when rain water flooded Muhanga town council in Rukiga District after a heavy down pour that lasted for about 6-hours.

[Monitor] Property worth millions of shillings were on Monday destroyed when rain water flooded Muhanga town council in Rukiga District after a heavy down pour that lasted for about 6-hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Army Court Sets Date to Try Ex-MP Kipoi

[Monitor] Kampala -The Army court in Kampala has set April 24 for hearing of prosecution evidence against former Member of Parliament for Bubulo West, Mr Tonny Kipoi Nsubuga.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Army court in Kampala has set April 24 for hearing of prosecution evidence against former Member of Parliament for Bubulo West, Mr Tonny Kipoi Nsubuga.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S.$2 Billion Investment Projects in Offing

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is in negotiations with Danish and German investors that will culminate into the construction of a $1.9 billion (about Sh4.2 trillion) petrochemical plant in Kilwa, Lindi region, President John Magufuli said yest…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is in negotiations with Danish and German investors that will culminate into the construction of a $1.9 billion (about Sh4.2 trillion) petrochemical plant in Kilwa, Lindi region, President John Magufuli said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Army Court Blocks Kitatta’s Request to Be Moved to Luzira

[Monitor] The request by Abdullah Kitatta, the patron of the Boda Boda 2010 Association, to be transferred from Makindye Military Barracks Prison, where he was remanded, to Luzira Prison has been blocked by the army court.

[Monitor] The request by Abdullah Kitatta, the patron of the Boda Boda 2010 Association, to be transferred from Makindye Military Barracks Prison, where he was remanded, to Luzira Prison has been blocked by the army court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda