Government to Tax Bet Winners, Regulate Rent for Tenants

[Monitor] Kampala -Should proposed amendments to the Income Tax Act cap 340 become law, then winners in betting games will have to pay a 15 per cent withholding tax on their fortune.

[Monitor] Kampala -Should proposed amendments to the Income Tax Act cap 340 become law, then winners in betting games will have to pay a 15 per cent withholding tax on their fortune.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stella Nyanzi to Appear in Court

[Monitor] Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi, who was arrested at Mackinnon Suites Hotel in Nakasero on Friday, is expected to appear in court today.

[Monitor] Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi, who was arrested at Mackinnon Suites Hotel in Nakasero on Friday, is expected to appear in court today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

50 CAOs, Town Clerks Face Sack Over Audit Queries

[Observer] At least 54 chief administrative officers and town clerks are blacklisted and could be sacked soon if they don’t respond satisfactorily to the auditor general’s queries about their handling of public resources and assets.

[Observer] At least 54 chief administrative officers and town clerks are blacklisted and could be sacked soon if they don't respond satisfactorily to the auditor general's queries about their handling of public resources and assets.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KIU in Exchange Programme With Indian Universities

[Observer] Kampala International University (KIU) has announced a slew of exchange initiatives with at least three Indian institutions, aimed at improving the quality of teaching and research there.

[Observer] Kampala International University (KIU) has announced a slew of exchange initiatives with at least three Indian institutions, aimed at improving the quality of teaching and research there.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

City Traders Want Government to Act On Spiralling Rent Problem

[Monitor] Kampala -The better part of last week saw majority of shops on Superior Complex Arcade located on Ben Kiwanuka Street, remain closed following a traders’ protest against increased rent by the landlord, Mr John Bosco Muwonge.

[Monitor] Kampala -The better part of last week saw majority of shops on Superior Complex Arcade located on Ben Kiwanuka Street, remain closed following a traders' protest against increased rent by the landlord, Mr John Bosco Muwonge.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S. Lobby Calls for Reports on Conflict Minerals

[ENOUGH] In response to SEC Commissioner Michael Piwowar’s statement yesterday on the U.S. Conflict Minerals Rule, the Enough Project issued the following statements:

[ENOUGH] In response to SEC Commissioner Michael Piwowar's statement yesterday on the U.S. Conflict Minerals Rule, the Enough Project issued the following statements:

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa