President Okayed Crane Bank Closure – Central Bank Governor

[Monitor] Kampala -The Bank of Uganda Governor, Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, has revealed that President Museveni gave the “go ahead” to close Crane Bank whose management the central bank took over last October due to its under-capitalisation.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Bank of Uganda Governor, Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, has revealed that President Museveni gave the "go ahead" to close Crane Bank whose management the central bank took over last October due to its under-capitalisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

CS Omamo Says Documents Linking Military to Rigging Plot Fake

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ministry of Defence has dismissed as fake, documents presented to media by the National Super Alliance as a proof that the military will be used to rig the polls in favour of Jubilee.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ministry of Defence has dismissed as fake, documents presented to media by the National Super Alliance as a proof that the military will be used to rig the polls in favour of Jubilee.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Identity Number, No Passport in 2018 – Immigration Service

[Leadership] The Nigeria immigration officer has declared that from January 1, 2018, anybody without National Identification Number will not be able to procure Nigerian passport.

[Leadership] The Nigeria immigration officer has declared that from January 1, 2018, anybody without National Identification Number will not be able to procure Nigerian passport.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man Kills Wife, Hangs Self

[Monitor] Kasese -Police in Kasese are investigating an incident where a man allegedly killed his wife by strangulation and later hanged himself in the same house.

[Monitor] Kasese -Police in Kasese are investigating an incident where a man allegedly killed his wife by strangulation and later hanged himself in the same house.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Crane Bank Wrote Off Shs101b in Bad Loans, Says Report

[Monitor] Kampala -Crane Bank wrote off more than 180 loans and advances amounting to more than Shs101b, a preliminary report of a forensic investigation prepared by the audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers on behalf of Bank of Uganda shows.

[Monitor] Kampala -Crane Bank wrote off more than 180 loans and advances amounting to more than Shs101b, a preliminary report of a forensic investigation prepared by the audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers on behalf of Bank of Uganda shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Two Brothers Drown in Former MP’s Fish Pond

[Monitor] Namutumba -Residents of Kategere village, Magada Sub County, Namutumba District were on Monday left grief-stricken when two brothers drowned in a pond belonging to their former Member of Parliament.

[Monitor] Namutumba -Residents of Kategere village, Magada Sub County, Namutumba District were on Monday left grief-stricken when two brothers drowned in a pond belonging to their former Member of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Six Tycoons Probed Over Shs244b Crane Bank Loans

[Monitor] Kampala -Crane Bank suspiciously advanced more than Shs244b in separate loan amounts to companies owned by six tycoons, a preliminary forensic audit report conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers shows.

[Monitor] Kampala -Crane Bank suspiciously advanced more than Shs244b in separate loan amounts to companies owned by six tycoons, a preliminary forensic audit report conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents Sue Kampala City Over Demolition

[Monitor] Kampala -More than 844 residents of Mbuya, a Kampala suburb have sued Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) for alleged demolition of their property on the land owned by Uganda Rift Valley Railyways.

[Monitor] Kampala -More than 844 residents of Mbuya, a Kampala suburb have sued Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) for alleged demolition of their property on the land owned by Uganda Rift Valley Railyways.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda