Bissouma Equaliser Cost Cranes Players Shs10.8 Million

[Monitor] Kampala -When Yves Bissouma’s thunderous strike earned Mali a 1-all draw with Uganda last Wednesday in Oyem, Cranes’ players lost Shs10.8m (US$3, 000), instantly.

[Monitor] Kampala -When Yves Bissouma's thunderous strike earned Mali a 1-all draw with Uganda last Wednesday in Oyem, Cranes' players lost Shs10.8m (US$3, 000), instantly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Digital Banking Necessary for Financial Inclusiveness

[Monitor] Probably, we have all seen articles and blog posts about the innovation of Safaricom-Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) product that allows mobile money users to remotely open bank accounts, earn interest on their savings and access credit insta…

[Monitor] Probably, we have all seen articles and blog posts about the innovation of Safaricom-Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) product that allows mobile money users to remotely open bank accounts, earn interest on their savings and access credit instantly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tanzania’s Turn to Turkey for SGR Funds Leaves China in Limbo

[East African] Tanzania is looking at using proceeds from its $700 million Eurobond and concessional loans to fund the construction of its standard gauge railway, making a big policy shift from its regional neighbours, who have bought into China’s fund…

[East African] Tanzania is looking at using proceeds from its $700 million Eurobond and concessional loans to fund the construction of its standard gauge railway, making a big policy shift from its regional neighbours, who have bought into China's fund, build and operate model to fund their railway projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Young Achievers Awards to Link Youth Innovators with Funders

[Monitor] Reach A Hand Uganda launched its livelihood programme, the 2017 edition of the Young Achievers Awards at a media engagement in Kampala last week. The event was graced by the Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda. The initiative seeks to reward …

[Monitor] Reach A Hand Uganda launched its livelihood programme, the 2017 edition of the Young Achievers Awards at a media engagement in Kampala last week. The event was graced by the Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda. The initiative seeks to reward young people's excellence and innovation to inspire them to be the next generation of leaders.William Lubuulwa caught up with Mr Humphrey Nabimanya, the team leader and founder Reach A Hand Uganda in an interview on what to expect in this year's edition of

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Funding Delays Tanzania-Rwanda SGR Project

[East African] The timelines for the construction of the Central Corridor standard gauge railway project connecting Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi have become hazy, as partners report increasing difficulty in concluding funding arrangements for the $7.6 …

[East African] The timelines for the construction of the Central Corridor standard gauge railway project connecting Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi have become hazy, as partners report increasing difficulty in concluding funding arrangements for the $7.6 billion project.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda