CSO’s urge government to reconsider social media taxes

By Ssebuliba Samuel. Civil society organizations under their coalition of tax justice system have urged government to reconsider its decision on introduction of taxes on social media as an incentive to digitalization of Uganda‚Äôs economy. Under the excise duty amendment bill 2018, government is planning to impose 200 shillings per user of social media per …

Burkina Faso calls for closer relationship with Uganda

By Ssebuliba Samuel. The President of Burkina Faso, Marc Christian Kabore has called for closer bilateral cooperation between his country and the Republic of Uganda. The President stated this while receiving letters of credence accrediting Amb. Nelson Ocheger as of the Republic of Uganda to the Republic of Burkina Faso. President Kabore highlighted, among others, …