ITC Boosts Tech Companies

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The International Trade Centre, a joint cooperation agency of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and World Trade Organisation charged with the responsibility of development trade, has un…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The International Trade Centre, a joint cooperation agency of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and World Trade Organisation charged with the responsibility of development trade, has unveiled a new project aimed at increasing competitiveness of Uganda's technology companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Shock as 14 Counties Spend Zero on Projects

[Nation] Fourteen counties spent nothing on development in the six months to December, hurting job creation and infrastructure projects in the devolved units.

[Nation] Fourteen counties spent nothing on development in the six months to December, hurting job creation and infrastructure projects in the devolved units.

Recall of Envoy Over Girls Abuse Report Is Ridiculous

[Monitor] The story, ‘Envoy in trouble over report on abuse of girls” in the New Vision of Tuesday, May 15, awakened my nerves to the challenges that our government needs to address so as to streamline the externalisation of labour and to guarantee saf…

[Monitor] The story, 'Envoy in trouble over report on abuse of girls" in the New Vision of Tuesday, May 15, awakened my nerves to the challenges that our government needs to address so as to streamline the externalisation of labour and to guarantee safety and protection of rights of citizens working abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

British Envoy Says All Set for Prince Harry’s Royal Wedding

[Capital FM] Nairobi -As Kenyans are expected to join the world in observing Prince Harry’s royal wedding to Meghan Markle on Saturday, British ambassador Nic Hailey says all is set for the momentous occasion.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -As Kenyans are expected to join the world in observing Prince Harry's royal wedding to Meghan Markle on Saturday, British ambassador Nic Hailey says all is set for the momentous occasion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Kasaija Quizzed Over Asians’ Property

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija was yesterday quizzed before the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters in connection with the allocation of properties belonging to departed Asians and management of the Uganda Land Fund.

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija was yesterday quizzed before the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters in connection with the allocation of properties belonging to departed Asians and management of the Uganda Land Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ministry Goes 2 Years Without Budgeted Funds for Development

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs and the parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Water have expressed their dissatisfaction with the development budget allocated to livestock and fisheries, saying it was not released for two consecutive years. When …

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs and the parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Water have expressed their dissatisfaction with the development budget allocated to livestock and fisheries, saying it was not released for two consecutive years. When tabling his estimates for 2018/19, the minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina, indicated that by April this year no money out of the Sh6 billion allocated for development expenditure in the current financial year was released.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Seed Co Invests in Growing Farmer Yields

[The Herald] Hybrid seed processing company, Seed Co, has started running the Eleven Tonne Plus Club Promotion, targeting commercial farmers with at least 10 hectares of the firm’s seed varieties grown during the 2017 /18 season as part of efforts to b…

[The Herald] Hybrid seed processing company, Seed Co, has started running the Eleven Tonne Plus Club Promotion, targeting commercial farmers with at least 10 hectares of the firm's seed varieties grown during the 2017 /18 season as part of efforts to boost food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sonko Says He Appointed Miguna in the Spirit of ‘Handshake’

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko says that his decision to appoint Miguna Miguna as his deputy was in the spirit of ‘handshake’ that was started by President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko says that his decision to appoint Miguna Miguna as his deputy was in the spirit of 'handshake' that was started by President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

National Broadcaster Rapped for ‘Skewed Coverage’

[The Herald] Secretary for Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Mr George Charamba has castigated the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) for failing to unify the country because of its apparent failure to decentralise coverage to all the a…

[The Herald] Secretary for Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Mr George Charamba has castigated the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) for failing to unify the country because of its apparent failure to decentralise coverage to all the administrative districts in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe