Insurance sector cries over taxes.

Kisiriko Vincent Regulators of the Insurance Sector want government to reduce taxes on insurance policies to increase the number of Ugandans acquiring insurance cover Bernard Obel the Assistant Director Operations at the Uganda Insurance Regulatory Institute notes that taxes levied on some policies are higher than the cost of the

Hungry Ugandans Feed the Region

Nebert Rugadya As Uganda joins the world to mark the World Food Day, there are at least 10 million Ugandans who do not have enough food, according to the World Food Program. Uganda is the single major source of food for the region, especially to Kenya, but is also among

Ugandan traders in S Sudan seek Museveni help over losses

By Rose Namale A group of traders organized under the Joint Redemption of Ugandan Traders in South Sudan petition the ministry of trade demanding to meet President Museveni over compensation of the their property lost during the South Sudan Conflict. The over 500 traders claim to have lost property worth

Kampala Mayor wants public service, not presidency, to pick city boss

Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago advises that the New Executive Director of KCCA should be appointed on a recommendation from the Public service commission in order to get the best person for this position. Lukwago says that a mechanism should be worked out to ensure that all names of people interested

Central Bank officers face probe over DFCU Bank acquisition, wealth

By Kenneth Lukwago The Executive Director at DFCU Bank William Ssekabembe advises all those seeking for information about how much DFCU Bank paid to acquire Crane Bank to seek that information from the Central Bank. Reports have been rife that DFCU Bank acquired Crane Bank for free and that this