New Twist Emerges in Alleged Wavamuno Land Grab Case

[Monitor] Kampala -Records from the office of the Administrator General indicate that the 80-year-old woman accusing a group of city tycoons of having forged land titles to grab her land, was not one of the beneficiaries to the land in question.

[Monitor] Kampala -Records from the office of the Administrator General indicate that the 80-year-old woman accusing a group of city tycoons of having forged land titles to grab her land, was not one of the beneficiaries to the land in question.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chad Pastoralist Made to Sit On Floor Now Stands for Her Community

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Marrakesh, Morocco -“It is just a woman. We cannot take what she says seriously,” male officials have told Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim. But “I take the opportunity to put my ideas on the table”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Marrakesh, Morocco -"It is just a woman. We cannot take what she says seriously," male officials have told Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim. But "I take the opportunity to put my ideas on the table"

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

How Banks Are Stuck With Prof Mukiibi’s Cash

[Monitor] Kampala -Transactions on the bank accounts of St Lawrence Schools and Colleges have been paralysed because the institutions’ founder Lawrence Mukiibi, who died abruptly on Sunday, was the only principal signatory, officials and his family con…

[Monitor] Kampala -Transactions on the bank accounts of St Lawrence Schools and Colleges have been paralysed because the institutions' founder Lawrence Mukiibi, who died abruptly on Sunday, was the only principal signatory, officials and his family confirmed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kazinda Guilty of Embezzling Shs 316 Million, Handed 5-Year Jail Term

[Observer] The Anti-Corruption court has convicted Geoffrey Kazinda, the former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) and three others for the theft of more than Shs 316 million meant for fuel.

[Observer] The Anti-Corruption court has convicted Geoffrey Kazinda, the former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) and three others for the theft of more than Shs 316 million meant for fuel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UK Visa Service to Charge U.S.$7.04 for Email Inquiries

[Observer] Email communications sent to the UK Visas and Immigration offices will attract a charge of £5.48 (about Shs 25,000) with effect from tomorrow June 1, the UK Home Office has announced.

[Observer] Email communications sent to the UK Visas and Immigration offices will attract a charge of £5.48 (about Shs 25,000) with effect from tomorrow June 1, the UK Home Office has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda