President’s Nationwide Talk Show Tour Exposes an Inefficient System

[Monitor] President Museveni has embarked on a nationwide radio talk show activism to address the vehemently rejected Constitutional Amendment Bill that will make it compulsory for government to acquire land forcefully. This amendment comes with its ow…

[Monitor] President Museveni has embarked on a nationwide radio talk show activism to address the vehemently rejected Constitutional Amendment Bill that will make it compulsory for government to acquire land forcefully. This amendment comes with its own burden, so I will limit myself to the President's recent activism for the Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Baptism of Fire for Coach Mutyagaba, Uganda

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda will be looking to overcome a late spanner that was thrown in their camp before departure when they face hosts Namibia in the opening fixture of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa Women’s World Twenty20 (also World…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda will be looking to overcome a late spanner that was thrown in their camp before departure when they face hosts Namibia in the opening fixture of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa Women's World Twenty20 (also World Cup) Qualifier at Wanderers Cricket Oval today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

600 Residents Face Eviction

[Monitor] Mpigi -At least 680 people at Bukiina village in Bunjakko Sub-county, Mpigi District face eviction from a 371-acre piece of land said to be owned by a one Mr Eria Mambule.

[Monitor] Mpigi -At least 680 people at Bukiina village in Bunjakko Sub-county, Mpigi District face eviction from a 371-acre piece of land said to be owned by a one Mr Eria Mambule.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Uganda Must Do to Manage High Salary Hopes

[Monitor] The current demands for salary increment point to one thing – that the economy is not doing well. Uganda’s economy is yet to pick after the challenges it sailed through last year, including the slow recovery after elections, the very high cos…

[Monitor] The current demands for salary increment point to one thing - that the economy is not doing well. Uganda's economy is yet to pick after the challenges it sailed through last year, including the slow recovery after elections, the very high cost of power, the high cost of credit orchestrating bailout requests after October 2016 and market shut down, especially in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Warns Taxpayers of Conmen

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has warned taxpayers against transacting businesses with conmen who have infiltrated the revenue collection team in the city.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has warned taxpayers against transacting businesses with conmen who have infiltrated the revenue collection team in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

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