Guangzhou Dongsong Energy Group Limited will start full scale activities to mine phosphates in Sukulu hills, Tororo District. The Chinese company was licensed after signed mining licences with the government in 2013 with projected investment of up to $620m in mining and processing.
Top officials at the Uganda Roads Authority are being investigated over illegally hiring out road equipment to companies and prominent individuals to do private work in different districts countrywide. The officials being scrutinized are mostly station managers who hire them out and acquire money illegally.
Ms. Allen Kagina, the Executive Director stated that UNRA equipment shouldn’t be used without official authorisation.
Government entities have experienced various issues of fraud especially those upcountry with limited surveillance from top management. These have resulted into depreciation of assets, and higher costs of operations in the long run.
Former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has died aged 30 after collapsing during training in China,
Come 21:45p.m, Real Madrid, resigning UEFA Champions League face hungry Juventus who are looking forward to winning their first champions league since 1998.
Defending Africa Cup of Nations Ivory Coast were taken by surprise after one goal defeat to Morocco.
Rachid Alioui scored with a terrific shot from 25 yards to earn the win for Morocco and their coach Herve Renard, who led the Ivorians to the 2015 title.
LUSAKA, Zambia, May 26, 2016/ -- General Electric (NYSE: GE) together with the Mara Group and Atlas Merchant Capital are leading an initiative to create a joint venture dedicated to investing in the highly underdeveloped African infrastructure sector. The joint venture will seek to invest in infrastructure equity projects in selected countries throughout Africa.
Telecom major Bharti Airtel and social media giant Facebook on Monday announced the launch of the Free Basics zero-rating Internet access platform across 17 African countries in phases by March 2016.
Honourable Government and Civil Leaders,
Distinguished Members of the Diplomatic Corps,
My Brother Bishops,
Ladies and Gentlemen,
I am most grateful for your warm welcome on this, my first visit to Africa. I thank you, Mr President, for your kind words in the name of the Kenyan people, and I look forward to my stay among you.
Zimbabwe launched a new currency on Monday, issuing $10 million of 'bond notes' that the authorities hope will ease a severe cash crunch but which critics fear will erase their savings less than a decade after a hyperinflationary economic meltdown.
In an open letter to the American people, 70 winners of the Nobel Prize endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president Tuesday.
In the letter, the laureates wrote that Clinton will preserve the country's freedoms, safeguard national security and unite the country to work toward a better future.
The Republic of Uganda
In The Supreme Court of Uganda At Kampala
Presidential Election Petition No. O1 of 2016
Gen. David Sejusa 61, a former intelligence chief in the Uganda Defence Peoples’ Forces (UPDF) was remanded to Luzira Prison on Tuesday 02/ 02/ 2016 after being charged with insubordination, absence without official leave (AWOL) and participating in political party activities contrary to UPDF law.