Hurry Up and Lease Your Own Land! Mengo Is Onto Something On This One

[Monitor] Plans by the Buganda Land Board to offer 49-year leases over land it manages on behalf of the kingdom have sparked widespread fury. In Bunyoro, the government plans to cancel a land title given to the king for land he administers on behalf of…

[Monitor] Plans by the Buganda Land Board to offer 49-year leases over land it manages on behalf of the kingdom have sparked widespread fury. In Bunyoro, the government plans to cancel a land title given to the king for land he administers on behalf of his subjects because part of it is a forest reserve.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Agony As Ntoroko Loses 15,000 Cattle to Drought

[Monitor] Ntoroko -Herders in Ntoroko Distict have been left in agony as they count losses following the death of more than 15,000 cattle due to prolonged drought, district veterinary officials have revealed.

[Monitor] Ntoroko -Herders in Ntoroko Distict have been left in agony as they count losses following the death of more than 15,000 cattle due to prolonged drought, district veterinary officials have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buganda Kibanja Revolution Good Idea but Poor Timing

[Monitor] A few of the parents of my friends have had very costly days in the last two decades dealing with land issues. As public infrastructure crumbled, it has been a preference for many people to move into planned neighbourhoods where people are cl…

[Monitor] A few of the parents of my friends have had very costly days in the last two decades dealing with land issues. As public infrastructure crumbled, it has been a preference for many people to move into planned neighbourhoods where people are close to services, amenities and the ease of public transport.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Sudan Conflict Hits Uganda’s Economy

[Monitor] Elegu -Uganda’s economy is being pushed to the wall following the renewed conflict in South Sudan that is currently sending waves across the region Uganda is one of South Sudan’s biggest trading partners. The county’s revenue body, Uganda Rev…

[Monitor] Elegu -Uganda's economy is being pushed to the wall following the renewed conflict in South Sudan that is currently sending waves across the region Uganda is one of South Sudan's biggest trading partners. The county's revenue body, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), targets Shs200 million monthly in taxes at the South Sudan-Uganda border at Elegu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Nigeria Appoints Another General to Lead Boko Haram War

[Premium Times] The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole counterinsurgency force in north-east Nigeria, Lucky Irabor, is now the head of the Multi-National Joint Task Force as its Field Commander, a statement from the army headquarters, Abuja, di…

[Premium Times] The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole counterinsurgency force in north-east Nigeria, Lucky Irabor, is now the head of the Multi-National Joint Task Force as its Field Commander, a statement from the army headquarters, Abuja, disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Regional Crude Oil Pipeline Survey Begins

[Monitor] Buliisa -The baseline survey for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to establish the routes of the flow lines from oil pads to the Central Processing Facility (CPF) in Buliisa District is underway.

[Monitor] Buliisa -The baseline survey for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to establish the routes of the flow lines from oil pads to the Central Processing Facility (CPF) in Buliisa District is underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Sudanese Gunmen Attack, Kill One in Lamwo

[Monitor] Lamwo -Security officials in Lamwo District are investigating circumstances under which a local farmer was gunned down by suspected South Sudanese gunmen who raided Madi-Opei Sub-county on Monday night.

[Monitor] Lamwo -Security officials in Lamwo District are investigating circumstances under which a local farmer was gunned down by suspected South Sudanese gunmen who raided Madi-Opei Sub-county on Monday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

KCCA Strength ‘Is in Their Organisation Off the Pitch’

[Monitor] Kampala -“Fail to prepare and prepare to fail,” goes the old adage. From observers, it seems to be one saying that KCCA have religiously considered over the past seasons to propel them to fourth league title in five seasons. Below league coac…

[Monitor] Kampala -"Fail to prepare and prepare to fail," goes the old adage. From observers, it seems to be one saying that KCCA have religiously considered over the past seasons to propel them to fourth league title in five seasons. Below league coaches share their views.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda