Uganda Drops Places in World Bank’s Doing Business Ranking

[Observer] Uganda has dropped seven places to the position of 122nd in the 2018 World Bank’s Doing Business report after failing to implement reforms that would have eased the trading environment.

[Observer] Uganda has dropped seven places to the position of 122nd in the 2018 World Bank's Doing Business report after failing to implement reforms that would have eased the trading environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

State House Named Among Pension Defaulters

[Observer] State House, the Office of the President, and the ministry of Defence have been named among top government agencies that have not paid pension for retirees despite the money having been released.

[Observer] State House, the Office of the President, and the ministry of Defence have been named among top government agencies that have not paid pension for retirees despite the money having been released.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former MInister Kosgei Named in Offshore Wealth Papers

[Nation] Former Agriculture minister Sally Kosgei has been named in the latest global exposé of politicians who have used offshore companies to shelter their wealth from public scrutiny.

[Nation] Former Agriculture minister Sally Kosgei has been named in the latest global exposé of politicians who have used offshore companies to shelter their wealth from public scrutiny.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Niger Delta Terrorists Sing Discordant

[Leadership] Abuja , Yenagoa and Port Harcourt -Former Niger Delta militant leader, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo, and nine militant groups from the nine states of the region are engaged in a row over the sponsorship and motive behind t…

[Leadership] Abuja , Yenagoa and Port Harcourt -Former Niger Delta militant leader, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo, and nine militant groups from the nine states of the region are engaged in a row over the sponsorship and motive behind the renewed threat by the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) to attack oil facilities in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

26 Nigerian Girls Found Dead On Spanish Warship

[Vanguard] No fewer than 26 young Nigerian girls, whose ages range from 14 to 18, were found dead in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea, last weekend.

[Vanguard] No fewer than 26 young Nigerian girls, whose ages range from 14 to 18, were found dead in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea, last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

R5 Billion In Contracts Allegedly Paid to Company Accused of Buying Phahlane Cars

[News24Wire] The businessman who allegedly paid for ex-acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane’s vehicles has, according to IPID, received at least R5bn in tenders for the SAPS since 2010.

[News24Wire] The businessman who allegedly paid for ex-acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane's vehicles has, according to IPID, received at least R5bn in tenders for the SAPS since 2010.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

500 Families Face Eviction

[Monitor] Soroti -More than 500 families in Soroti town are at the verge of being evicted after the National Forestry Authority (NFA) claimed ownership of the land.

[Monitor] Soroti -More than 500 families in Soroti town are at the verge of being evicted after the National Forestry Authority (NFA) claimed ownership of the land.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mukono Bishop Sued Over Threat to Evict 500 Locals

[Monitor] Kampala -Mukono Diocese Bishop James William Ssebagala has been sued before the High Court in Mukono District for allegedly threatening to evict more than 500 residents from Nakanyonyi.

[Monitor] Kampala -Mukono Diocese Bishop James William Ssebagala has been sued before the High Court in Mukono District for allegedly threatening to evict more than 500 residents from Nakanyonyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda