News from East and Central Africa




  • 23 March 2018: Uganda:Buganda Land Board On the Spot Over Makindye Roadworks - AllAfrica News: East Africa Business
    [Monitor] Leaders in Makindye Ssabagabo Municipality, Kampala, have accused the Buganda Land Board (BLB) officials of hampering the roads construction project in the area.
  • 23 March 2018: Uganda:Banks, URA Disagree Over VAT - AllAfrica News: East Africa Business
    [Monitor] Kampala -Commercial banks are in discussions with Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) over particular tax pardons that financial institutions deem unnecessary.
  • 23 March 2018: Kenya:NIC Group's Pre-Tax Profit Dips By 9.2% - AllAfrica News: East Africa Business
    [Capital FM] Nairobi -NIC Group has reported a 9.2 per cent decline in its pre-tax profit to Sh5.6 billion for the year ended 2017, compared to Sh6.2 billion the previous year.
  • 23 March 2018: Rwanda:Rwanda Gets Rwf885 Million Grant to Fast-Track Integration Projects - AllAfrica News: East Africa Business
    [New Times] Rwanda will receive ?832,615 (about Rwf885 million) grant as part of the support provided to the country under the COMESA adjustment facility (CAF) to expedite the implementation of regional integration programmes.