Govt guidelines on city transport yet to take off

Uganda, Dec. 8 -- The enforcement of new guidelines to streamline public transport in Kampala city did not start yesterday as anticipated despite the minister's directive. A spot check by Monitor in ... Read More

Over 2,000 students miss out on govt loan scheme

Uganda, Dec. 7 -- A total of 625 students out 3,089 applicants across the country have been approved to benefit from a Shs2.6b loan scheme, the State Minister for Higher Education, Mr John Chrysostom ... Read More

NUP advocates for inclusion of PWDS in all government sectors

Uganda, Dec. 5 -- The president of National Unity Platform (NUP) has urged government to ensure that the people with disabilities (PWDs) are part of all government sectors like any other people instea... Read More

Govt launches digital system to monitor building devts

Uganda, Dec. 5 -- The Minister of Works and Transport, Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, has launched a new Building Industry Management System (BIMS), a digital platform to enable the government and other s... Read More

Uganda loses 46,000 children annually to preventable diseases- UNICEF

Uganda, Nov. 30 -- The United Nations Children Fund has revealed that at least 46,000 Ugandans under the age of 18 succumb to preventable diseases annually making the country to be one of those with h... Read More

Govt urged to raise education budget

Uganda, Nov. 30 -- The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) has asked the government to increase budget allocation to the education sector to ensure stakeholders cope with t... Read More

Hawkers, street vendors to operate from Nakivubo Settlement School

Uganda, Nov. 29 -- Kampala Central Division mayor, Mr Salim Uhuru, on Monday announced that President Museveni has given a green light to hawkers and street vendors to operate from Nakivubo Settlement... Read More

Govt launches five-year fiscal policy

Uganda, Nov. 25 -- Government has launched a fiscal policy to regulate public debt for five financial years (2021/2022-2025/2025). During the launch of the fiscal plan in Kampala yesterday, the State... Read More

Owino vendors okay KCCA takeover

Uganda, Nov. 24 -- The chairperson of St Balikuddembe (Owino) Market, Ms Susan Kushaba, has said she will hand over the management of the market to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA). She made the... Read More

Owino market leadership agree to hand over to KCCA

Uganda, Nov. 23 -- The Chairperson of St Balikuddembe (Owino) Market, Ms Susan Kushaba has said she will hand over operations of the market to the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Executive Direc... Read More