Govt Mulls Adding Tanzanite in Foreign Reserves

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government is contemplating to include Tanzanite gemstones in national foreign reserves at the Central bank instead of gold which is shunned due to price instability, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango has…

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government is contemplating to include Tanzanite gemstones in national foreign reserves at the Central bank instead of gold which is shunned due to price instability, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Unicef Manages 200 Cholera Cases in Camps

[Monitor] Gulu -A total of 213 cholera cases have successfully been managed within the various refugee settlement camps hosting South Sudanese refugees in Northern Uganda, a report by The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef), has revealed.

[Monitor] Gulu -A total of 213 cholera cases have successfully been managed within the various refugee settlement camps hosting South Sudanese refugees in Northern Uganda, a report by The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Address Problem of Crocodile Attacks

[Monitor] Residents of Kimengo Sub-county in Masindi District have accused Uganda Wildlife Authority of failing to rescue them from crocodiles along River Kafu that attack and eat their children. (See Daily Monitor November 10, “Crocodiles torment Masi…

[Monitor] Residents of Kimengo Sub-county in Masindi District have accused Uganda Wildlife Authority of failing to rescue them from crocodiles along River Kafu that attack and eat their children. (See Daily Monitor November 10, "Crocodiles torment Masindi residents".)

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Only Partnership-Driven Model Can Meet Africa’s Healthcare Needs

[Monitor] Throughout my working life, I have had the opportunity to observe the pharmaceutical industry from outside and from within. I started my career as a doctor dealing with big healthcare firms and now I am the chief medical officer for one of th…

[Monitor] Throughout my working life, I have had the opportunity to observe the pharmaceutical industry from outside and from within. I started my career as a doctor dealing with big healthcare firms and now I am the chief medical officer for one of the world's largest pharmaceutical so I have seen things from both sides.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Businessman Jailed Over Shs22 Million Debt

[Monitor] Arua -A prominent Arua businessman who set up the district’s first factory to manufacture juice was early on Thursday sent to Arua government prison over Shs22 million debt.

[Monitor] Arua -A prominent Arua businessman who set up the district's first factory to manufacture juice was early on Thursday sent to Arua government prison over Shs22 million debt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Party Fight Over Bank Accounts

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda People’s Congress Party (UPC) rival factions of Lira Municipality MP Jimmy Akena and interim party leader Joseph Bossa are embroiled in a dispute over the control of the UPC bank accounts.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda People's Congress Party (UPC) rival factions of Lira Municipality MP Jimmy Akena and interim party leader Joseph Bossa are embroiled in a dispute over the control of the UPC bank accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Makerere Graduation Hangs in Balance

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University’s 67th graduation ceremony that was set for January next year hangs in the balance after the university management hinted on a possibility of postponing it.

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University's 67th graduation ceremony that was set for January next year hangs in the balance after the university management hinted on a possibility of postponing it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Judiciary Weakened By Museveni Appointments – Besigye

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye yesterday told an international audience that President Museveni’s ruling National Resistance Movement party has taken over control of key institutions in the country in its bid to hold on to power.

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye yesterday told an international audience that President Museveni's ruling National Resistance Movement party has taken over control of key institutions in the country in its bid to hold on to power.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Enabu Stars As Slick Oilers Take Canons to School

[Monitor] Kampala -With 1:24 left on the clock in the second quarter, Wal Madol’s stray elbow caught Kami Kabange leaving the City Oilers’ center with four stitches to his forehead.

[Monitor] Kampala -With 1:24 left on the clock in the second quarter, Wal Madol's stray elbow caught Kami Kabange leaving the City Oilers' center with four stitches to his forehead.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda