Low market for mangoes costs farms in Acholi sub-region

Low market for mangoes

Mango farmers in the Acholi sub-region districts of Kitgum and Pader are counting great losses after the low market for their produce (Mangoes) saw it decay in their own hands. Tons and tons of mangoes have gone from ripe to rotten in the Acholi sub-region due to the close to no market for the mangoes. This has left the farmers…

Busia traders filled with rage after missing stalls in Busia Main market

Busia traders filled with rage after missing stalls in Busia Main market

Traders in the Busia border town are filled with rage after they missed stalls in the newly opened Busia main market. The said market was recently opened at Solo A village, Western division and the council authorities started the distribution of stalls on Monday which sparked an out roar among the traders. Conflict however started immediately some of the traders…

UGX 1.78 trillion revenue deficit registered in the last eight months

Bank of Uganda

Basing on the new monetary report realized by the Bank of Uganda, the government was in a deficit of UGX 1.78 trillion less than the anticipated UGX 16.1 trillion in the last eight months. The May realized report indicates that in opposition to targets set by the Uganda Revenue Authority of UGX 16.1 trillion, meant to be got from new…

President Museveni set to seal the oil pipeline deal in Tanzania

President Museveni set to seal the oil pipeline deal in Tanzania

The Uganda Head of state President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is set to fly to Tanzania to conclude the oil pipeline deal. The meeting between the two heads of state is meant to be held in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam tomorrow in which they will finalize the yet to be constructed East African crude oil pipeline. Before, President Samia Suluhu…

Uganda Is A Sure Profitable Country-President Museveni Assures Singer Akon

President Museveni has embarked down to business already after swearing in officially for his sixth official term. In a meeting held at State House Entebbe, the president met American singer Akon and his entourage who are seeking investment opportunities in Uganda. President Museveni is well known at enticing foreign investors and this was the case while addressing this delegation. He…