Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The top stories in this week’s The Independent.
Togikwatako: Why opposition MPs say Museveni is panicking; MPs say desperation forced Museveni to send army into parliament
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Africa’s highway to nowhere: Why our continent’s faith in foreign direct investment as a solution to our poverty is a pipedream
Kutesa in Paradise: Foreign Minister fingered in dodgy deal in Seychelles.
Museveni’s gold dealer in trouble: Belgian in alleged US$1bn scam.
Kagame addresses Dubai global business forum: President Paul of Rwanda has told business and political leaders and entrepreneurs that African can make great progress in getting rid of all barriers to free trade within on the continent in the next five years to 10 years.
Rwanda mourns 6 students killed in road accident in Uganda: The Rwandan government on Nov.06 mourned six of its students studying in Uganda who were killed in a Nov.04 road accident along the Kampala-Gulu highway in the central district of Nakasongola.
Fair trade in coffee: How coffee marketing arrangement is putting more money in farmers pockets.
Internet costs drop: Why cost per Mbps has dropped by 73% in last three years.
Uganda backslides in Doing Business ranking: Hike in trade licence fees and tedious property transfer blamed.
‘SMEs are Uganda’s engine for growth’.
Airtel Uganda to invest Shs72.5bn in network upgrade.
Pharmaceuticals offer cheaper cancer drugs: But is there a catch?
Malaria breath test promising: People with malaria give off a distinctive “breath-print” that could be used as a test for the disease, according to American scientists.
All the light we can see: An art exhibition for the blind.
Modern car parks: Bold designs, technology rule the high rises.