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IMF Chiefs Say Africa’s Recovery Needs Billions & Reforms

IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva Sub-Saharan Africa will need hundreds of billions of dollars and reforms that bring change for a resilient recovery from the damage wrought by the coronavirus pandemic, according to the International Monetary Fund. Support from the international community that includes stepped-up debt relief, financing and capacity

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Political Economy

EC Asks Court To Dismiss Kubuleta’s Application Challenging Revised Election Roadmap, Says He Flouted Constitution

Joseph Kabuleta The Electoral Commission has asked the High court in Kampala to dismiss with costs Presidential Aspirant Joseph Kabuleta's application seeking to cancel the revised road map for the 2021 elections, saying it is incompetent.That Kabuleta's application is also an abuse of court process on account of  his  failure

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Political Economy

Uproar As National Council For Higher Education Charges Politicians Shs2M For Academic Documents Verification

The National Council For Higher Education (NCHE) will charge all prospective political candidates Shs2M for verification of their academic documents before qualifying for any elective positions. However, a section of MPs have expressed disappointment over this decision. Leading the criticism was Lyandro Komakech (Gulu Municipality) who informed Parliament that he

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