Haruna Linked With Simba After Young Talks Collapse

[New Times] Tanzania league champions Simba FC are reportedly on the brink of snapping up Amavubi captain Haruna Niyonzima after their arch-rivals Young Africans failed to reach an agreement to extend the Rwandan playmaker’s contract.

[New Times] Tanzania league champions Simba FC are reportedly on the brink of snapping up Amavubi captain Haruna Niyonzima after their arch-rivals Young Africans failed to reach an agreement to extend the Rwandan playmaker's contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Profitable Is Uganda’s Special Hire Taxi Business?

[Monitor] A few years ago, one would have to go to a taxi stage to find a special hire taxi if they needed one. If you were lucky to have their contacts, you would then call one and if he was far, then you would wait until they returned.

[Monitor] A few years ago, one would have to go to a taxi stage to find a special hire taxi if they needed one. If you were lucky to have their contacts, you would then call one and if he was far, then you would wait until they returned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bureaucrats Need to Respect Parliament, Elected Leaders

[Monitor] Stung by the report of the Committee on Statutory Agencies and State Enterprises (Cosase), former URA lawyer now working at the National Oil Company, Mr Ali Sekatawa, has hopped from one media house to another deriding Parliament. The Cosase …

[Monitor] Stung by the report of the Committee on Statutory Agencies and State Enterprises (Cosase), former URA lawyer now working at the National Oil Company, Mr Ali Sekatawa, has hopped from one media house to another deriding Parliament. The Cosase report has, among others, recommended that the beneficiaries of the Shs6b cash bonanza should refund the money and that the IGG should investigate them further.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Suppliers Take Nakumatt to Court Over Debt

[Monitor] Kampala -The Commercial Division of the High Court has summoned Nakumatt (U) Limited to respond to two different law suits in which it is accused of failing to pay more than Shs400m to two suppliers.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Commercial Division of the High Court has summoned Nakumatt (U) Limited to respond to two different law suits in which it is accused of failing to pay more than Shs400m to two suppliers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Coffee and Bananas – the End of Buganda, Rise of Kampala City State

[Monitor] Since the column last week “Ahead of big refugee meet, we go back to old Buganda and Ankole”, I have been inundated by questions about Uganda’s past – and future. Made me realise that there is a lot, an incredible lot, of interest in both our…

[Monitor] Since the column last week "Ahead of big refugee meet, we go back to old Buganda and Ankole", I have been inundated by questions about Uganda's past - and future. Made me realise that there is a lot, an incredible lot, of interest in both our history and future, but we need to find new sources of knowledge and answers for it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Earn From Cardboard Boxes

[Monitor] You can find waste in cardboard and turn it into something useful, for a profit. Recycling cardboard can be a good way of earning money while keeping the environment clean.

[Monitor] You can find waste in cardboard and turn it into something useful, for a profit. Recycling cardboard can be a good way of earning money while keeping the environment clean.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Acholi Leaders Criticise Amuru Sugar Factory Land Agreement

[Monitor] Gulu -A day after government announced it had entered a draft consent agreement with some cultural leaders of Amuru to give away 10,000 hectares of land to Madhvani Sugar Works for the establishment of a sugar factory, a section of leaders in…

[Monitor] Gulu -A day after government announced it had entered a draft consent agreement with some cultural leaders of Amuru to give away 10,000 hectares of land to Madhvani Sugar Works for the establishment of a sugar factory, a section of leaders in the district have criticised the development saying they were side-lined.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Third Party Insurance Policy to Be Revised

[Monitor] Mbarara -The motor third party insurance policy is undergoing a revision in order to widen its scope of coverage and upscale the compensation limit to the victims.

[Monitor] Mbarara -The motor third party insurance policy is undergoing a revision in order to widen its scope of coverage and upscale the compensation limit to the victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda