Former Ministers, Ex-MPs Plead Poverty, Seek Govt Jobs

[Monitor] Parliament -Poverty-stricken former ministers and Members of Parliament have requested the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her “influence” and convince President Yoweri Museveni to heal their financial infirmities.

[Monitor] Parliament -Poverty-stricken former ministers and Members of Parliament have requested the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her "influence" and convince President Yoweri Museveni to heal their financial infirmities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil Price Hits $80 Per Barrel, Highest Since 2014

[Vanguard] Despite the huge N500 billion mark up on the Federal Government’s expenditure outlay in the 2018 Appropriation Bill as passed by the National Assembly earlier this week, the government is still going to hit budget surplus at end of the fisca…

[Vanguard] Despite the huge N500 billion mark up on the Federal Government's expenditure outlay in the 2018 Appropriation Bill as passed by the National Assembly earlier this week, the government is still going to hit budget surplus at end of the fiscal year as the price of oil shot up to $80 per barrel, yesterday, the highest since November 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Manufacturers, Nema Seek to Increase Plastic Recycling

[Nation] The Kenya Association of Manufacturer (Kam) in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) have announced a cooperation agreement towards holistic management of plastic bottles in Kenya.

[Nation] The Kenya Association of Manufacturer (Kam) in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) have announced a cooperation agreement towards holistic management of plastic bottles in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Auditor General Accuses KCCA of Fraud in Roadworks

[Monitor] Kampala -Although Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) is striving to revamp the city road network, a new Auditor General’s report has unearthed anomalies that cited financial loss.

[Monitor] Kampala -Although Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) is striving to revamp the city road network, a new Auditor General's report has unearthed anomalies that cited financial loss.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda