Floods – Time to Roll Out Kampala Master Plan

[Monitor] Yesterday morning, a section of the Kampala-Jinja highway was flooded by rain water at Banda causing serious traffic hitches for road users, who were trying to beat both the downpour and traffic to either enter or leave the city.

[Monitor] Yesterday morning, a section of the Kampala-Jinja highway was flooded by rain water at Banda causing serious traffic hitches for road users, who were trying to beat both the downpour and traffic to either enter or leave the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Green Growth Development Strategy to Cost Govt Shs39 Trillion

[Monitor] Kampala -The ministry of Finance has said the recently launched Green Growth Development Strategy will cost government estimated $11b (about Shs39.754 trillion) over its 14 year tenure.

[Monitor] Kampala -The ministry of Finance has said the recently launched Green Growth Development Strategy will cost government estimated $11b (about Shs39.754 trillion) over its 14 year tenure.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Cartels Are Smuggling Gold Through East African Countries

[Monitor] The Police Nationale Congolaise (Congolese National Police), in conjunction with Interpol are investigating a case of gold theft and smuggling surrounding the disappearance of up to 500kg of gold stolen in a privately-run warehouse in Goma su…

[Monitor] The Police Nationale Congolaise (Congolese National Police), in conjunction with Interpol are investigating a case of gold theft and smuggling surrounding the disappearance of up to 500kg of gold stolen in a privately-run warehouse in Goma suburbs in North Kivu Province of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Soccer – Ninje Wary of Cecafa Rivals

[Citizen] Coach Ammy Ninje is hoping Kilimanjaro Stars will be able to squeeze the best they can in the mere three-day preparations they had for the 2017 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup when they face Libya on Sunday.

[Citizen] Coach Ammy Ninje is hoping Kilimanjaro Stars will be able to squeeze the best they can in the mere three-day preparations they had for the 2017 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup when they face Libya on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

FDC’s Crisis Could Save It, or It Could Be the Medicine That Kills the Patient

[Monitor] Gen Mugisha Muntu’s defeat by Patrick Oboi Amuriat, a less-known former MP and preferred candidate of a faction loyal to four-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye, has left open wounds and fears of a split in the opposition FDC party.

[Monitor] Gen Mugisha Muntu's defeat by Patrick Oboi Amuriat, a less-known former MP and preferred candidate of a faction loyal to four-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye, has left open wounds and fears of a split in the opposition FDC party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mutebi Tipped to Win Coach’s Gong

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Uganda Premier League (UPL) awards back in July, KCCA manager Mike Mutebi shed no sweat while trouncing Abbey Bogere Kikomeko (Kirinya Jinja SS) and Wasswa Bbosa (SC Villa) to lift the best coach award at Serena Hotel.

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Uganda Premier League (UPL) awards back in July, KCCA manager Mike Mutebi shed no sweat while trouncing Abbey Bogere Kikomeko (Kirinya Jinja SS) and Wasswa Bbosa (SC Villa) to lift the best coach award at Serena Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda