Govt to Give Away Aswa, Nshaara Ranches to NRM Party, Farmers

[Monitor] Kampala -Government is plotting to give away at least 24 square miles of State-owned ranches to private groups and individuals, including the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, on a 49-year lease in a move likely to open old wounds on …

[Monitor] Kampala -Government is plotting to give away at least 24 square miles of State-owned ranches to private groups and individuals, including the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, on a 49-year lease in a move likely to open old wounds on the questionablw acquisition of public property since Mr Museveni became president in 1986.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt to Pump N3 Trillion Into Bank of Agriculture

[This Day] Abeokuta -The federal government plans to pump N3trillion into the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) with the aim of making farmers have access to fund at an affordable interest rate.

[This Day] Abeokuta -The federal government plans to pump N3trillion into the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) with the aim of making farmers have access to fund at an affordable interest rate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NRM, FDC Make Final Appeal to Kamuli

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni and his four-time challenger, Dr Kizza Besigye, were back on the campaign trail on Monday as they canvassed for votes in Kamuli Municipality by-election.

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni and his four-time challenger, Dr Kizza Besigye, were back on the campaign trail on Monday as they canvassed for votes in Kamuli Municipality by-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Shell, Eni Deny Misconduct in Nigeria After Alleged Improper Payment

[Guardian] Oil majors – Shell and Eni yesterday reiterated that neither they nor their personnel had been involved in any wrongdoing in Nigeria, including improper payments to Nigerian officials.

[Guardian] Oil majors - Shell and Eni yesterday reiterated that neither they nor their personnel had been involved in any wrongdoing in Nigeria, including improper payments to Nigerian officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria