President Yoweri Museveni

Museveni Vows to Increase Lunch Allowances for Nurses in Uganda

To mark the International Nurses Day  in Uganda, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has reiterate his promise to increase lunch allowances for health workers in the country. He made this promise while speaking at the national celebrations for the International Day for Nurses and Midwives held at Kyamate secondary school playground in Ntungamo municipality on Sunday. […]

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President Museveni Orders Refund of Mobile Money ‘Error’ Tax in Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni has ordered the refunding of 1% percent mobile money tax paid by Ugandans. In a statement issued on a social media platform , Museveni insists that the 1 per cent tax which he ordered to be reduced to 0.5 percent last week was passed in error and he signed the bill knowing […]

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China’s top political advisory body visits Uganda, calls for bilateral ties

Head of China’s top political advisory body Wang Yang paid an official visit to Uganda last week calling for closer cooperation between the two countries. FOLLOW US ON:  INSTAGRAM, LINKEDIN, YOUTUBE, TWITTER & FACEBOOK During his four-day stay in the eastern African country, Wang, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), met Ugandan President […]

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Uganda: Parliamentary committee approves age limit bill

A Ugandan parliamentary committee has approved changes aimed at scrapping presidential age limit. Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee members endorsed the most sweeping constitutional changes since 2005, with 18 votes— taking a significant leap forward as 10th Parliament seeks to increase presidential term from five to seven years. 5-YEAR TERM Although Article 105 (1), which […]

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