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EU grants Rwanda 10 mln euros for private sector dev’t, job creation

Rwanda and the European Union (EU) on Wednesday signed a financing agreement for 10 million euros to support the country’s private sector...

Kenya Warns 2,000 Products Could Lose Trademark Rights

Reports from Kenya indicate that more than 2,162 products are at risk of losing their market protection following the expiry of their...

Kenya swallows humble pie in edict on use of SGR for cargo

The State has backed down on its earlier directive on use of SGR for all cargo destined for Nairobi and beyond following...

Middle-income status still eludes Uganda as Tanzania makes the grade

Uganda has missed its target to become a Middle Income country, according to rankings released by the World Bank.

URA Collects Shs.27Billion in Social Media, Mobile Money Tax in July

Uganda Revenue Authority was able to collect Shs. 4.7billion in social media tax also referred to as OTT tax; and another Shs...

Ugandans melt plastic waste into coronavirus face shields

Two Ugandan students killed two birds with one stone. They actually process plastic waste into building materials, but they have changed their production...

Uganda – Locals turn to poaching to cope with COVID-19 food shortages

The loss of endangered wild animal species due to poaching has increased in Murchison Falls National Park since March when government instituted...

Uganda’s second licensing round set to close in September

Among the few ongoing licensing rounds on the continent this year is Uganda’s Second Licensing Round, announced by the Ministry of Energy...

Kagame invites US investors to Africa’s economic recovery process

President Paul Kagame encouraged American investors to participate in economic opportunities as Africa emerges out of the Covid-19 recovery process for mutual...

Rwanda’s international airport reopens to general aviation

Kigali International Airport, Rwanda's main airport, has opened to general aivation since Thursday, its operator said Friday. Arriving passengers...

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EU grants Rwanda 10 mln euros for private sector dev’t, job creation

Rwanda and the European Union (EU) on Wednesday signed a financing agreement for 10 million euros to support the country’s private sector...

Nine years later, South Sudan is still a nation in waiting

“What was the point of independence if we are still destitute and in chaos?” a woman from Duk county in Jonglei state,...

Salva Kiir Mayardit Address to the Nation on the Ninth Anniversary of the Country’s Independence

His Excellency, Good evening fellow citizens. I come before you this evening to wish you...

UNHCR calls on South Sudan leaders to reinvigorate peace efforts on 9th anniversary of independence

Nine years since South Sudan gained independence and became the world’s youngest nation, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency is calling on the...

With schools closed, child labour on the rise in lockdown Uganda

Every morning soon after dawn, 10-year-old Moses leaves home carrying trays of hard-boiled eggs and walks for half an hour to sell...
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