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News Uganda » Government: Uganda to Get Shs144b Loan to Fight Sex Abuse

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250140.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

In Washington DC, the Ugandan delegation was castigated over government's failure to protect vulnerable groups and it accepted to expedite itemised reforms as a precondition for WB to unlock funding. One condition was for the Uganda government to integrate ...

News Uganda » Government: Want To Blog In Tanzania, Or Read Social Media In Uganda? Pay The Government, Please

News channel or source: https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20180419/07011639666/want-to-blog-tanzania-read-social-media-uganda-pay-government-please.shtml
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Although blogging may have lost its early excitement for many, in some countries it still represents a vital channel for news that may not be available elsewhere. For example, as Global Voices explains: Blogging emerged in Tanzania around 2007 and became ...

News Uganda » Government: Social media users in Uganda to be taxed starting this July

News channel or source: https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2018/04/21/social-media-users-uganda-taxed-starting-july/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The latest is a social media tax, expected to be implemented in July 2018 according to Uganda’s government. In making the announcement, Uganda’s government said that the soon to be introduced social media tax will help boost the country’s revenue and ...

News Uganda » Government: The Death of Mobile Money and Financial Inclusion in Uganda

News channel or source: http://techcabal.com/2018/04/25/the-death-of-mobile-money-and-financial-inclusion-in-uganda/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The death of Mobile Money in Uganda is imminent if the government’s proposal to tax transactions is approved in the 2018/19 budget. In an inexplicable move, the Excise Duty (Amendment) Act 2018, proposes to tax mobile money transactions; “on receiving ...

News Uganda » Government: Uganda: Government Officials Fight Over Internet Deal

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250141.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Kampala — A simmering feud between Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) and National Information and Technology Authority - Uganda (NITA-U)has erupted into a fight over a multi-billion government Internet deal after the former asked the latter to stop connecting ...

News Uganda » Government: Can competitive advertising work in Uganda?

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/OpEd/Commentary/Can-competitive-advertising-work-Uganda/689364-4522842-58oawj/index.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

MTN is the market leader in Uganda and by all accounts doesn’t need to make any ... If the industry doesn’t regulate itself, the authorities (government) will end up stepping in and regulating and then nobody will be happy. How Police trailed, shot ...

News Uganda » Government: Uganda Participates in the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2018

News channel or source: http://africanbrains.net/2018/04/25/uganda-participates-in-the-berlin-energy-transition-dialogue-2018/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

She said Uganda had now overcome the supply side and had set up a number of industrial parks in order to ensure that there is a sustainable market for energy. She said Government had recently approved a free connection policy for everyone near existing ...

News Uganda » Government: Uganda says 11 lions killed by suspected poisoning in park

News channel or source: https://www.chieftain.com/news/uganda-says-lions-killed-by-suspected-poisoning-in-park/article_ac333704-6d1d-564e-952f-8e0de4163769.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The dead lions are believed to have been poisoned after attacking livestock. Tourism is a major source of revenue for Uganda's government, which lists mountain gorillas and the big cats among the country's top safari attractions.

News Uganda » Government: Is the U.S. Government Evil? You Tell Me

News channel or source: https://dissidentvoice.org/2018/04/is-the-u-s-government-evil-you-tell-me/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The government has never had our best interests at heart ... U.S.-funded doctors “failed to give the AIDS drug AZT to all the HIV-infected pregnant women in a study in Uganda even though it would have protected their newborns.” Meanwhile, in Nigeria ...

News Uganda » Government: Binance to create employment opportunities for Uganda’s youth in blockchain

News channel or source: https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2018/04/23/binance-employment-uganda-youth-blockchain
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Uganda, a landlocked country in East Africa, is known to be one of the world’s poorest countries and its government is frequently ranked as one of the world’s most corrupt. As a technology that’s rooted in taking control away from governments and ...