Will Agency Banking Propel the Financial Sector to New Heights?

[Monitor] Banks and other financial sector players in Uganda await the issuance of the Agency Banking regulations in growing anticipation. Their issuance will allow for the extension of the provision of basic financial transactions to your local super …

[Monitor] Banks and other financial sector players in Uganda await the issuance of the Agency Banking regulations in growing anticipation. Their issuance will allow for the extension of the provision of basic financial transactions to your local super market, hardware shop or pharmacy. In this way, banks should offer more convenient, flexible and accessible account access for both new and existing customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Investigates Anaka Hospital Fire

[Monitor] Nwoya -Police are investigating the cause of the fire that gutted Anaka Hospital in Nwoya District, destroying plumbing materials and furniture estimated to be worth several million shillings.

[Monitor] Nwoya -Police are investigating the cause of the fire that gutted Anaka Hospital in Nwoya District, destroying plumbing materials and furniture estimated to be worth several million shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Halts Tororo Boundary Change

[Monitor] Tororo -The State Minister for Local Government, Ms Jennifer Namuyangu, announced at the weekend that the planned boundary demarcation in Tororo had been halted.

[Monitor] Tororo -The State Minister for Local Government, Ms Jennifer Namuyangu, announced at the weekend that the planned boundary demarcation in Tororo had been halted.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Archbishop Ntagali Forgives His Detractors

[Monitor] Bushenyi -Archbishop Stanley Ntagali has said he holds no grudge against the 11 canons and lay Christians who dragged him to court last year protesting his takeover of West Ankole Diocese.

[Monitor] Bushenyi -Archbishop Stanley Ntagali has said he holds no grudge against the 11 canons and lay Christians who dragged him to court last year protesting his takeover of West Ankole Diocese.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Internet Problems Stall Ongwen’s ICC Trial Broadcast

[Monitor] Gulu -Internet disruptions and a failure to translate court proceedings into Luo, the language most spoken in northern Uganda, the epicentre of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency, on Monday left residents who gathered to follow the t…

[Monitor] Gulu -Internet disruptions and a failure to translate court proceedings into Luo, the language most spoken in northern Uganda, the epicentre of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency, on Monday left residents who gathered to follow the trial of former LRA commander Dominic Ongwen disappointed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ministers, BBOG Search for Missing Chibok Girls in Sambisa

[Guardian] The Ministers of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali and the convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili on Monday participated in a search sorties for missing Chibok girls in …

[Guardian] The Ministers of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali and the convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili on Monday participated in a search sorties for missing Chibok girls in Sambisa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abuja Airport Closure – Moving to Kaduna to Cost N1.1 Billion – Minister

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, said the logistics of relocating aviation activities from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, to Kaduna Airport would cost N1.1 billion.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, said the logistics of relocating aviation activities from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, to Kaduna Airport would cost N1.1 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Negotiations to Free Chibok Girls Ongoing, Says Lai Mohammed

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Tuesday reassured that the negotiations for the release of other Chibok girls in captivity were on-going.

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Tuesday reassured that the negotiations for the release of other Chibok girls in captivity were on-going.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria