GLOBAL URBANISATION MONITOR (GUM-1)

October 19, 2018

  • 9:39am

    Thousands of people on Wednesday rushed to the opening of a new 525-metre long bridge spanning the Nile River in southern Uganda.

    Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni officially opened the new 525-metre long bridge spanning the Nile River in southern part of the country.

    Museveni cut a ribbon to open the bridge in the...

October 2, 2018

  • 5:53pm

    Lawmakers in Uganda have voted to maintain a controversial tax law that sparked protests across the country months back.

    Local media portals reported that the ruling National Resistance Movement, NRM, dominated chamber voted 136 against 101 votes to maintain the tax on mobile money and social media service.

    The taxes,...

September 18, 2018

September 8, 2018

August 31, 2018

  • 1:48pm

    Uganda’s healthcare system is improving thanks to hospital and medical equipment donated to the country by China.

    This China-Uganda Friendship Hospital, donated by the Chinese government, was built in 2012 to provide specialized free treatments for locals, including caesarean.

    “I got a successful operation, my baby is...

August 27, 2018

August 23, 2018

August 15, 2018

  • 7:09pm

    Uganda’s vocal legislator, Robert Kyagulanyi, who is popularly known as Bobi Wine has been charged with treason, in the aftermath of the deadly clashes that rocked the West Nile town of Arua on the last day of campaigns to elect a member of parliament for the municipality.

    The Deputy Prime Minister, Moses Ali has told...

August 13, 2018

July 31, 2018

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