Home Tags Matia Kasaija

Tag: Matia Kasaija

Minister Kasaija, Attorney General Defend Contentious Coffee Deal

The Attorney-General, Kiwanuka Kiryowa, and finance minister, Matia Kasaija, have defended the controversial coffee contract between the Government and the Italian investor that has...

Government Cuts Budget for MPs Vehicles to Shs200M

Government has revised downwards the budget for procurement of new vehicles for Members of the 11th Parliament by Shillings 121 million for each legislator. This...

Minister Kasaija Explains Shs.4.3Tn Cut in National Budget

The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has explained why the budget has been reduced by 4.3 trillion shillings for the 2021/2022 financial...

Tax Online Advertisers, Content Promoters, Not the Internet – Gov’t Advised

The government has been advised to explore the possibility of taxing online advertising and content promoters instead of imposing a tax on internet data...

Minister Kasaija Goes Unopposed as Opponent Lands Top Government Job

Finance, Planning and Economic Development Minister, Matia Kasaija has sailed through unopposed as the Buyanja West member of parliament in Kibaale District following the...

Minister Kasaija Wants Raw Tobacco Processed in Uganda

The Minister for Finance, Hon Matia Kasaija has asked the Association of Tobacco Exporters in Uganda to establish processing plants in Uganda to support...

Kasaija Given Ultimatum to Pay South Sudan Traders

Finance Minister, Hon Matia Kasaija has been instructed by Parliament to fast-track payment of South Sudan traders within 10 days. The instructions come after a...

Finance Minister Clarifies on Claims That He Read “Wrong” Budget

Finance Minister Matia Kasaija has responded to Parliament's accusations that he presented wrong budget figures to the nation. “The difference arose out of a fact...

Speaker Kadaga Summons Kasaija Over Presentation of Wrong Budget

The speaker of parliament Rt. Hon. Alitwala Kadaga has summoned the Cabinet Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija to divulge the...

Uganda’s Economy Grows Despite Covid-19 Disruption

Uganda’s economy has expanded by Shs4 trillion in the financial year 2019/20 even in the face of a pandemic , according to the statistics...
broken clouds
23.7 ° C
23.7 °
23.7 °
42 %
84 %
26 °
28 °
28 °
28 °
27 °

Spice Diana Under Fire Over Death of 27-Year-Old Casual Laborer

Afrobeat singer Namukwaya Hajjara alias Spice Diana is currently under fire following the death of a 27-year-old casual laborer at her home, The Tower...

South Sudan: Global Religious Leaders Call on Gov’t to Pursue Path of Reconciliation

The global religious leaders are calling on South Sudan authorities to open a new path of peace, reconciliation, and forgiveness. In his 2 minutes video...

Striking Teachers Head for Another Meeting in State House

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is expected to meet the leadership of the Uganda National Teacher’s Union-UNATU later today in an effort to end the...

South Sudan: SPLM-IO Threatens to Boycott Elections

The SPLM-IO has threatened to boycott the anticipated 2023 general elections over what it described as a lack of political space in the country. This...

CONFIRMED: CAF Postpones Afcon 2023

The President of CAF Dr Patrice Motsepe has announced that the Executive Committee resolved to postpone the finals of the 2023 Africa Cup of...