Uganda

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[East African] An ongoing Parliamentary probe into the closure of seven commercial banks in previous years by the Bank of Uganda is raising questions about the state of monetary policy management and the health of Ugandan banks.

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[East African] American R&B star Ginuwine, also known as Elgin Baylor Lumpkin, did not disappoint his Ugandan fans who came to see him perform at the at the Johnnie Walker Soul-R&B Safari concert at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala last Saturday.

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[East African] Uganda Airlines does not see any imminent risk in its choice of Bombardier's CRJ as the mainstay of its regional fleet, as questions mount over the Canadian aircraft manufacturer's future in the global aerospace industry.

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[Oil in Uganda] Residents of Buseruka sub county, accuse SBC - a company that is constructing Hoima International Airport of coming with their workers from Kayunga to the detriment of the locals

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[East African] Ahead of the second competitive round for exploration licences in 2019, Uganda is lobbying for investors in its Albertine fields to prospect for oil.

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[Monitor] Kampala -Court has set December 10 for a ruling on the bail application by two Bank of Uganda security personnel who are accused of neglecting their duty.

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[Monitor] Kampala -The Ministry of Health has acquired a hi-tech cancer diagnostic machine that can easily and accurately detect blood cancers which have been hard to diagnose with the traditional microscopes.

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[Monitor] Kampala -Police have dismissed claims by singer-turned-politician Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine, that it had blocked his music concerts scheduled to take place in different townships across the country.

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[Monitor] Kampala -Police pathologists yesterday ruled out foul play in the sudden death of former rally ace Charles Muhangi, but his friends and relatives, including those who were with him hours before his demise, believe there was an evil hand involved.

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[Monitor] Kampala -Bank of Uganda (BoU) Governor, Mr Tumusiime Mutebile, and two directors yesterday told the Parliamentary inquiry into closed commercial banks that former BoU director for banks supervision, Ms Justine Bagyenda, without authority entered a Memorandum of Understanding that kick-started the closure of Global Trust Bank (GTB) and selling it to the Development Finance Company of Uganda Bank Limited(dfcu) in 2014.

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[Monitor] The High Court has quashed the order by the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters, which had halted payment of billions of Shillings in compensation to businessmen by the Uganda Land Commission (ULC).

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[Monitor] Kampala -The Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters has directed for a fresh boundary opening on various plots of land on Block 185 in Namavundu, Namugongo to establish the right owner of the contested land.

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[Monitor] President Museveni has asked Ugandans and residents of Sheema District, in particular, to be patient with him and stop worrying over "small things" because he is still in charge.

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[Monitor] Parliament -President Museveni convened a meeting between Bank of Uganda (BoU) top officials and MPs on the parliamentary probe committee in a bid to nip in the bud the ongoing inquiry but his efforts were unsuccessful, sources familiar with the negotiations revealed to this newspaper.

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[Monitor] Kampala -Internet service providers have finally blocked pornography websites in fulfilment of the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) orders.

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[Monitor] Kampala -The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has said it is in talks with the government about recovering some of the funds meant for humanitarian relief operations.

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[Nation] Uganda internet service providers finally blocked pornography websites in fulfilment of a directive issued by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC).