Category «National News»

Shs 7 billion collected from controversial taxes

By Ritah Kemigisa. Government has revealed that it has so far collected shs 7 billion from the controversial taxes on mobile money transactions and social media. The amount has been collected in less than a two weeks ever since the taxes were effected on 1st July 2018. According to the finance minister for planning David …

Anti-corruption coalition threatens to mobilise Ugandans against proposed MP’s security cars

By Moses Ndhaye. The Anti-Corruption Coalition has threatened to mobilize the community to shun the Members of Parliament who will receive the proposed vehicles for enhancing their security. The coalition’s Executive Director Cissy Kagaba says government should abandon this proposal because the Ugandan taxpayer is already burdened by the hefty allowances paid to the MPs. …