Uganda public debt worsens

Uganda public debt worsens

Last week, the Committee on the National Economy revealed that Uganda’s public debt stock increased by 22 percent from $13.3 billion (UGX 50.9 trillion) in the 2019/2020 fiscal year to $18.164 billion (UGX 69.5 trillion) by end of the 2020/2021…

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission revises electoral fees.

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission revises electoral fees.

Zimbabwe’s current President, Emmerson Mnangagwa (Photo courtesy of Blackpast) The nomination fees for candidates have been increased by almost twentyfold, to US$20,000 for Presidential candidates and US$1,000 for constituency members of the National Assembly, while the nomination fee for party…

Is Uganda ready to pay DRC reparation costs?

Is Uganda ready to pay DRC reparation costs?

A handshake between DRC President, Felix Tshisekedi & Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni. (Photo Coutesy of the EastAfrican) Tomorrow, the 1st of September, Uganda will have to make its first installment payment of $65 million in reparations to the Democratic Republic…