Speaker Kadaga calls for increased health budget

By Innocent Kayiza Parliament Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has called a motion to discuss the quality of health for people living in Uganda.  She also called for increased budget allocation to the health sector. Speaker Kadaga spoke this during a meeting of Network of African parliamentary committees of health; which was held at Speke Resort munyonyo last week under the theme; ” building the capacity of African policy makers for Reproductive health and family planning : challenges and opportunities for parliaments to enhance Reproductive Health and family planning”. Much as the…

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Uganda among countries to benefit from WB private sector Investment Capital

By ABCafrica reporter Uganda is one of several countries in Sub-Saharan Africa that stands to benefit from a new World Bank financing facility that aims to support private sector access more affordable capital for investment. Speaking  during a workshop to brief private sector companies and Government of Uganda held at the Kampala Serena Conference Centre last Monday, the IFC Director for Sub-Saharan Africa, Oumar Seydi explained that the Private Sector Window (PSW) is intended to help private companies access more affordable capital for investment by providing additional guarantees to insure…

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