STREET VENDORS FIGHT KCCA,POLICE OFFICERS IN DOWNTOWN KAMPALA
Police has been heavily deployed in the middle of the city center following the clash between vendors and the KCCA enforcement team. The police is using tear gas and rubber bullets to stabilize the city. The battle started in the morning and over 30 vendors have been arrested during the clashes.
CRANE BANK TAKE OVER ILL ADVISED: EXPERTS
Experts have advised the government to fix the economy instead of taking over or closing banks. That Crane Bank take over has caused a storm in the banking industry and once again shaken trust in the country’s tinny financial sector.
AL-SHABAB TERRORISTS KILL 12 IN KENYA
Al_shabab terrorists have attacked Kenya and left 12 people dead and several others wounded in Mandera,in North Eastern Kenya after they attacked a lodge with explosives. This is the second such attack targeting non-locals to happen within less than a month.
UNEB WILL NOT RELEASE RESULTS OF SCHOOL FEES DEFAULTERS
Uganda National Examination Board has devised means of helping school administrators to claim fees from defaulting students. Hamid Kaheru,Board Spokesperson said”there’s a way we can suppress their results even after they have done papers and then we should only release them after when the schools inform us they paid”
UN ALARMED BY RISING NUMBER OF MIGRANT DEATHS
The UN refugee agency is expressing alarm at the number of migrants who died crossing the Mediterranean sea in 2016. With less than two months left in 2016,at least 3,470 people died trying to cross the rough seas.