Besigye, Museveni Face Off in Jinja Poll

[Observer] Voters going into tomorrow’s Jinja East by-election will cast their ballot in a poll largely to be determined more by the schisms over presidential age limits, than pressing local matters.

[Observer] Voters going into tomorrow's Jinja East by-election will cast their ballot in a poll largely to be determined more by the schisms over presidential age limits, than pressing local matters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tanzania On Sustainable Development Goals Right Track, Says UN Envoy

[Daily News] Arusha -THE United Nations is satisfied on Tanzania’s progress in implementing its set Sustainable Development Goals, saying the country was way ahead and on right tracking. Mr Alvaro Rodriguez, the UN Resident Coordinator and the United N…

[Daily News] Arusha -THE United Nations is satisfied on Tanzania's progress in implementing its set Sustainable Development Goals, saying the country was way ahead and on right tracking. Mr Alvaro Rodriguez, the UN Resident Coordinator and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative said Tanzania has made good start on SDGs, despite having been implementing the latter for only two years now.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cigarette Company 2017 Profit Tumbles On Weak Exports

[Daily News] TANZANIA Cigarette Company (TCC) profit plummeted 34 per cent in 2017 due to weak export performance and increased operating expenses. The cigarette maker said in their financial statement made public this week that the profit for the year…

[Daily News] TANZANIA Cigarette Company (TCC) profit plummeted 34 per cent in 2017 due to weak export performance and increased operating expenses. The cigarette maker said in their financial statement made public this week that the profit for the year declined from 68.7bn/- in 2016 to 45.4bn/- as exports to DR Congo and Zambia fell by 24.2 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Blocks Pearl of Africa Sale

[Monitor] Kampala -An application for an interim order has been granted to Aya Investments blocking Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd from interrupting operations of Pearl of Africa Hotel on allegations of breach of contract.

[Monitor] Kampala -An application for an interim order has been granted to Aya Investments blocking Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd from interrupting operations of Pearl of Africa Hotel on allegations of breach of contract.

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Violence, Arrests Rock Jinja Ahead of By-Election

[Monitor] Jinja -As Jinja Municipality East Constituency voters go to the polls today, at least 48 supporters of Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party candidate, Mr Paul Mwiru, are being detained across various police stations in the distr…

[Monitor] Jinja -As Jinja Municipality East Constituency voters go to the polls today, at least 48 supporters of Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party candidate, Mr Paul Mwiru, are being detained across various police stations in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Partners With Malaysians to Build Satellite City in Wakiso

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has earmarked Nakigalala area along the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway for the establishment of a satellite city with an aim of decongesting the capital, Kampala.

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has earmarked Nakigalala area along the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway for the establishment of a satellite city with an aim of decongesting the capital, Kampala.

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Government Probes Hospitals Over Fake Hepatitis B Vaccines

[Monitor] KAMPALA/MBARARA -The government is set to investigate health facilities that the National Drug Authority (NDA) said it found with stocks of fake Hepatitis B vaccines.

[Monitor] KAMPALA/MBARARA -The government is set to investigate health facilities that the National Drug Authority (NDA) said it found with stocks of fake Hepatitis B vaccines.

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Shs2b Water Project Fails to Quench Residents’ Thirst

[Monitor] Mbarara -Leaders and residents of Bubaare Sub-county, Kashari South constituency in Mbarara District are angry with the Ministry of Water and Environment for extending to the community a dysfunctional water scheme.

[Monitor] Mbarara -Leaders and residents of Bubaare Sub-county, Kashari South constituency in Mbarara District are angry with the Ministry of Water and Environment for extending to the community a dysfunctional water scheme.

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