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  • Interpol wants export of labor halted

    Director of Interpol in Uganda Ass. Inspector General of Police Assan Kasingye wants externalization of labor halted, until policy measures are taken to stop the bad trend where Ugandans are being cheated and abused. Kasingye says it’s disturbing that even labor companies that are registered, are also among those sending

  • Legal brains want Ugandans to get free legal assistance

    Legal Brains want government to incorporate the right to Legal Aid Services in the Ugandan constitution, to ensure that the indigent are not denied the right of Access to Justice by their economic status. Word of this comes as legal professionals from the region gather in Kampala at Imperial Royale

  • Anti graft campaigners want a ceiling on campaign money

    Anti corruption campaigners are pushing for measures to fight graft in the Electoral Process proposing that a ceiling be put on the amount of money a candidates are allowed to use during the campaign process. They are concerned that many people who steal resources use the funds to run expensive

  • Railway workers down their tools

    Rift Valley Railway workers in Uganda are on strike accusing management of breaching agreements they signed in 2012 on enhancement of salaries and paying all workers being laid off under the companies program According to the General Secretary of the Uganda Railway workers union Victor Byemura the company has been

  • Parliaments approves 4.3 trillion vote on account funds

    Parliament  approves a 4.3 trillion Vote on Account funds to help government run its operations as it awaits appropriation and approval of the entire 2013-14 budget. This week, government was forced to withdraw a motion seeking a approval of 7 trillion after Finance State Minister in Charge of Privatization Aston

  • National anthem to be re-done

    Government partners with local artistes to re-do the national anthem in a move intended to boost it further and make it understandable by all Ugandans. The new project is spearheaded by the ministry of tourism in partnership with the local artistes led by Alex Mukulu. Tourism Minister Maria Mutagamba says