Government Accused of Fuelling Mubuku Land Dispute

[Monitor] Kasese -Kasese District land board has accused the ministry of Agriculture of fuelling the controversy surrounding Mubuku Irrigation Scheme land which has been claimed by individuals.

[Monitor] Kasese -Kasese District land board has accused the ministry of Agriculture of fuelling the controversy surrounding Mubuku Irrigation Scheme land which has been claimed by individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Army, District Chairman Clash Over Eviction of Fishermen

[Monitor] Masaka -Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) officers under the Fisheries Protection Unit (FPU) have locked horns with the Masaka District chairman, Mr Jude Mbabaali, over pending eviction of more than 1,000 people at selected landing sites o…

[Monitor] Masaka -Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) officers under the Fisheries Protection Unit (FPU) have locked horns with the Masaka District chairman, Mr Jude Mbabaali, over pending eviction of more than 1,000 people at selected landing sites on the shores of Lake Victoria.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Questions to Reflect On Every Ramadan

[Monitor] So you brave that hunger and thirst for over 13 hours, 30 days? You also try as much as you can to resist all temptations that may compromise your fasting, all in the name of piety? But that is just part of the task; here is more you ought to…

[Monitor] So you brave that hunger and thirst for over 13 hours, 30 days? You also try as much as you can to resist all temptations that may compromise your fasting, all in the name of piety? But that is just part of the task; here is more you ought to consider.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

HR Expect Joins PF

Human Resource expert Miyanda Matiwa yesterday announced her political affiliation after announcing her affiliation with the ruling Patriotic Front. Miyanda who is CEO for a recruiting agency called Prosoft announced her arrival on the political scene at a PF organised … Continued

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Human Resource expert Miyanda Matiwa yesterday announced her political affiliation after announcing her affiliation with the ruling Patriotic Front. Miyanda who is CEO for a recruiting agency called Prosoft announced her arrival on the political scene at a PF organised event hosted by party Deputy General Secretary Mumbi Phiri. “I made a decision to join PF because the party and the government are driving initiatives that resonate with me. “In his inaugural speech, His excellency the President mentioned that he was focused on moving the country from dependency on copper to agriculture. “PF is also pushing for women empowerment – an area that is very close to my heart. As an entrepreneur over the years, I have accumulated skills and knowledge that I can use to be part of the development of Zambia,” she said. Miyanda was welcomed to the ruling party by Mumbi Phiri. “I will immediately introduce you to Councillor Chilando so that you get acquainted with grassroot politics, that is the way to start. “I wouldn’t mind someone that starts from the grassroot like you to take over from us now that age is catching up,” the former Munali lawmaker said. Miyanda, a Choma native, is being fronted by the ruling party as one of the ways the PF is all inclusive considering that she hais from a region who majority inhabitants throw their support to opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. The post HR Expect Joins PF appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Financial Year 2017/18 Budget Is Another Feel Good Presentation

[Monitor] On June, 8, I was invited by Daily Monitor newspaper to be part of a panel involving academics, civil society activist, traders and development consultants to discuss Uganda’s 2017/18 Budget. Overall my assessment was that this was another fe…

[Monitor] On June, 8, I was invited by Daily Monitor newspaper to be part of a panel involving academics, civil society activist, traders and development consultants to discuss Uganda's 2017/18 Budget. Overall my assessment was that this was another feel good Budget. But why?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Buganda Planned Attempted Exit From Uganda

[Monitor] As former Kabaka Edward Muteesa returned from exile in 1955, the disputes that led to his deportation were not yet resolved. But what his deportation had achieved was strengthen the resolve among the Baganda to have their way against British …

[Monitor] As former Kabaka Edward Muteesa returned from exile in 1955, the disputes that led to his deportation were not yet resolved. But what his deportation had achieved was strengthen the resolve among the Baganda to have their way against British colonial administrators.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How NRM, Opposition Plan to Navigate House’s Second Session

[Monitor] During his State-of-the-Nation address, President Museveni listed a number of legislations that government promised to bring in the-yet-to start second session of Parliament.

[Monitor] During his State-of-the-Nation address, President Museveni listed a number of legislations that government promised to bring in the-yet-to start second session of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Shocking That Rugby Cranes Lack Sponsor

[Monitor] Since contemplating the sponsorship opportunities available for the junior Tag rugby levels of our sport in this column, we have since had a full international match here in Uganda. And guess what, that did not attract a team sponsor either.

[Monitor] Since contemplating the sponsorship opportunities available for the junior Tag rugby levels of our sport in this column, we have since had a full international match here in Uganda. And guess what, that did not attract a team sponsor either.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda