Bank of Uganda Lowers Central Bank Rate Again, Cites Economic Stability

[Monitor] Kampala -Following what it sees as improvement in the economy, Bank of Uganda (BoU) yesterday went ahead to reduce the Central Bank Rate (CBR) from 13 per cent to 12 per cent.

[Monitor] Kampala -Following what it sees as improvement in the economy, Bank of Uganda (BoU) yesterday went ahead to reduce the Central Bank Rate (CBR) from 13 per cent to 12 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

One More Way to Reduce Road Deaths

[Monitor] Christmas is 10 days away; ’tis a time of much happiness as Ugandans join the rest of mankind to celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. But in the pursuit of that happiness some of our countrymen and women will land in hospital on acco…

[Monitor] Christmas is 10 days away; 'tis a time of much happiness as Ugandans join the rest of mankind to celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. But in the pursuit of that happiness some of our countrymen and women will land in hospital on account of a road traffic accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mwendwa to Be Cross-Examined in KPL-FKF Tribunal Case

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa will be cross-examined on Thursday as the Kenyan Premier League vs FKF case over the top tier league expansion goes into day two of full hearing at the Sports Disputes Tribunal.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa will be cross-examined on Thursday as the Kenyan Premier League vs FKF case over the top tier league expansion goes into day two of full hearing at the Sports Disputes Tribunal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Most Graft Cases Under Probe Involve Counties, EACC Tells Senators

[Capital FM] Almost half of graft cases being investigated by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) involve counties, according to the agency’s Chief Executive Halakhe Waqo.

[Capital FM] Almost half of graft cases being investigated by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) involve counties, according to the agency's Chief Executive Halakhe Waqo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Agree to Tighten Leadership Code

[Monitor] In what can be interpreted as a move to tighten monitoring of wealth amassment among leaders, the Sectoral Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs last week tabled its report on the proposed amendment of the leadership code. Among other …

[Monitor] In what can be interpreted as a move to tighten monitoring of wealth amassment among leaders, the Sectoral Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs last week tabled its report on the proposed amendment of the leadership code. Among other things, they approved the proposal to set up a leadership code tribunal and earmarking Shs3b for its operation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kipchoge ‘Not Afraid’ of Racing Bekele

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After beating him to the London Marathon title in April this year, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge is relishing a second duel with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele and is not afraid to take on a man who ran the second fastest ever time i…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After beating him to the London Marathon title in April this year, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge is relishing a second duel with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele and is not afraid to take on a man who ran the second fastest ever time in winning the Berlin Marathon in September.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

$6 Million ‘Windfall’ for Zanu-PF, MDC-T

[The Herald] – Zanu-PF and MDC-T will share $6 million allocated to political parties by Treasury under the Political Parties Finance Act. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa set aside the $6 million inA the 2017 National Budget…

[The Herald] - Zanu-PF and MDC-T will share $6 million allocated to political parties by Treasury under the Political Parties Finance Act. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa set aside the $6 million inA the 2017 National Budget he presented in Parliament last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe