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Top Business Moments That Shaped Uganda’s Economy In 2018

Uganda’s economy was generally stable in 2018. The economy continued to recover as witnessed by the decline in Non-Performing Loans and an increase in private sector credit growth. Private sector credit increased to 12.2% going by September numbers while the ratio of NPLs to total loans in the banking industry reduced

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Museveni: Kampala People Don’t Have MPs!

President Yoweri Museveni has sarcastically revealed that Kampala people don’t have representatives in Parliament. While launching the construction of the Kampala Flyover at Nakivubo Blue Primary School today, Museveni told guests that there will be no need to recognize Kampala MPs since they don’t exist. “..I won’t even talk about them (Kampala

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Kagame Sends Strong Warning To Neighbours ‘Working To Destabilize Rwanda’

Rwanda President Paul Kagame has revealed that he will not sit back and watch as neighbouring countries continue to work hard towards destabilizing his country. While addressing foreign and local journalists after the closing  the 16th National Umushyikirano Council yesterday,  Kagame emphasised that Rwanda will continue to nurture good relations with

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MPs In Bitter Clash Over Deals, Bribes At Parliament

A debate on Parliament's Presidential Affairs report on the Bulambuli land survivors' resettlement land saga on Tuesday ended up in bribery counter accusations among Members of Parliament. The report presented by the Committee Chairperson Jessica Ababiku recommends the cancellation of the 2,876 acre land transaction by the Office of the Prime

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Magufuli: Tanzania Prefers ‘Condition-Free’ Chinese Aid

Tanzania's President John Magufuli has said he prefers Chinese to Western aid as it comes with fewer conditions. Mr Maugufuli has been under intense pressure from Western nations over his controversial policies. On 15 November, Denmark said it had suspended $9.8m (£7.5m) in aid because of "unacceptable homophobic comments" by a Tanzanian

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Sending Home Museveni Peacefully Is Uganda’s Biggest Challenge- Ssemwogerere

Uganda has an uphill task to ensure that president, Yoweri Museveni leaves power peacefully, the former Democratic Party-DP President, Paul Kawanga Ssemwogerere has said. Addressing the Leader of Opposition, Betty Aol Ochan at his home in Rubaga on Monday, Ssemwogerere noted that Uganda's problem isn't the absence of dialogue but failure

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