Government Should Improve Health Workers Welfare

[Monitor] Daily Monitor yesterday carried a story that many health workers deployed to rural health centres in the districts of Ntungamo, Mbarara, Sheema, and Kabale have difficulty getting a roof over their heads.

[Monitor] Daily Monitor yesterday carried a story that many health workers deployed to rural health centres in the districts of Ntungamo, Mbarara, Sheema, and Kabale have difficulty getting a roof over their heads.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandan Banks Assets Six Times Larger Than Capital Base

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite a slowdown in private sector credit and the high level of the non-performing loans, Bank of Uganda (BoU) says the country’s commercial banks’ total assets are nearly six times larger than their capital requirements.

[Monitor] Kampala -Despite a slowdown in private sector credit and the high level of the non-performing loans, Bank of Uganda (BoU) says the country's commercial banks' total assets are nearly six times larger than their capital requirements.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hearing Date Set for Sudhir Case Against BOU Lawyers

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has set Wednesday next week to hear an application in which businessman Sudhir Ruparelia is seeking to boot out two prominent law firms representing Bank of Uganda (BoU)and Crane Bank in receivership in a Shs397b case.

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has set Wednesday next week to hear an application in which businessman Sudhir Ruparelia is seeking to boot out two prominent law firms representing Bank of Uganda (BoU)and Crane Bank in receivership in a Shs397b case.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Inter-Burundian Dialogue Expected to Resume by October

[Iwacu] Following the recent visit to Benjamin Mkapa, facilitator in the Inter-Burundian dialogue, Burundi Ombudsman, Edouard Nduwimana said both of them converged on the resumption of the Inter-Burundian dialogue sessions from October.

[Iwacu] Following the recent visit to Benjamin Mkapa, facilitator in the Inter-Burundian dialogue, Burundi Ombudsman, Edouard Nduwimana said both of them converged on the resumption of the Inter-Burundian dialogue sessions from October.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Kale – Economic Recovery Is a Gradual Process

[This Day] The Statistician General of the Federation, Dr. Yemi Kale, Thursday reiterated that economic recovery was a gradual process, stressing that Nigerians would not feel the impact of the country’s exit from the recession overnight.

[This Day] The Statistician General of the Federation, Dr. Yemi Kale, Thursday reiterated that economic recovery was a gradual process, stressing that Nigerians would not feel the impact of the country's exit from the recession overnight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Togo – Demonstrators Want President Faure Gnassingbe to Step Down

[Deutsche Welle] Thousands marched through the streets of Lome for the second day running calling for president President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe to step down. Togo’s opposition has been calling for constitutional reforms.

[Deutsche Welle] Thousands marched through the streets of Lome for the second day running calling for president President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe to step down. Togo's opposition has been calling for constitutional reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo