Govt Confirms Deployment of Fighter Jets, Soldiers to Gambia

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has confirmed that it has deployed fighter jets and at least 200 soldiers to join their Senegalese counterparts for a Gambian mission.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has confirmed that it has deployed fighter jets and at least 200 soldiers to join their Senegalese counterparts for a Gambian mission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suspected Criminal Syndicate Kingpin Arrested

[Citizen] Police have arrested a 31-year-old man who allegedly heads a crime gang. Mara Regional Police commander Ramadhani Ng’anzi said the suspect was arrested in Nyanza Village, Butiama District.

[Citizen] Police have arrested a 31-year-old man who allegedly heads a crime gang. Mara Regional Police commander Ramadhani Ng'anzi said the suspect was arrested in Nyanza Village, Butiama District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

We Need a Predictable, Equitable and Reasonable Reward Policy

[Monitor] The media has been awash with all sorts of stories and analyses on the money shared among public servants as a presidential reward following the settlement over capital gains tax between Uganda and Heritage Oil.

[Monitor] The media has been awash with all sorts of stories and analyses on the money shared among public servants as a presidential reward following the settlement over capital gains tax between Uganda and Heritage Oil.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Willing to Fund Private Businesses – Kasaija

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has urged the private sector and Ugandans to design economically viable proposals and ideas which government can fund to do business for both to earn.

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has urged the private sector and Ugandans to design economically viable proposals and ideas which government can fund to do business for both to earn.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IMF Warns of Global Economic Risks Despite Rise in Growth Rate

[Monitor] Kampala -After raising the world economic growth for 2017 to 3.4 per cent and 3.6 for 2018, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that global economy faces two downsides risks.

[Monitor] Kampala -After raising the world economic growth for 2017 to 3.4 per cent and 3.6 for 2018, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that global economy faces two downsides risks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prolonged Dry Spell, Hunger and Drought Create Anxiety

[Monitor] In his New Year message, President Museveni observed that the long awaited rains had come and people should plant early given that rains were now less predictable. After a long dry spell that lasted until November, some rains fell through the…

[Monitor] In his New Year message, President Museveni observed that the long awaited rains had come and people should plant early given that rains were now less predictable. After a long dry spell that lasted until November, some rains fell through the second week of December. During the President's speech, rains fell all over the country twice, the last rains falling on December 31, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Wants Shs700 Billion to Tackle Climate Change

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government is looking for $200 million (Shs713.7 billion) to implement a plan to avert the negative effects of climate change and hunger in the next three years, a new strategy has revealed.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government is looking for $200 million (Shs713.7 billion) to implement a plan to avert the negative effects of climate change and hunger in the next three years, a new strategy has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Army, Police Search for Six Missing Guns

[Monitor] Kasese -The Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Mr James Mwesigye, has said the army and police will stay in the district until guns taken by unidentified people during clashes are recovered.

[Monitor] Kasese -The Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Mr James Mwesigye, has said the army and police will stay in the district until guns taken by unidentified people during clashes are recovered.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda