WHAT TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT DO YOU HOLD?

According to the 2015 Urban Labour Force Survey Report released by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, 51.1% of the population of people in Kampala City are employed, however there is a common difficulty for them to identify the nature of contract under which they are employed. Employment basically means a contractual relationship that is created … More WHAT TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT DO YOU HOLD?

THE PROCEDURE AND FORUM FOR GRANTING CUSTODY OF A CHILD IN UGANDA

The forum for applying for custody is the High Court, specifically, the Family and Children’s Court Division.  The person seeking custody should file a petition to the Family and Children’s court supported by an affidavit. The petition the facts should indicate why you deserve custody of the child and how your custody request will … More THE PROCEDURE AND FORUM FOR GRANTING CUSTODY OF A CHILD IN UGANDA

CHECKLIST FOR DUAL CITIZENSHIP APPLICANTS IN UGANDA

1. FILL IN THE DUAL CITIZENSHIP APPLICATION FORM AND HAVE IT COMMISSIONED OR NOTARIZED BY A HIGH COURT JUDGE OR NOTARY PUBLIC. 2. A COVER LETTER ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARY NATIONAL CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION BOARD. 3. A LETTER FROM THE SPONSOR WHO SHOULD BE A CITIZEN OF UGANDA BY BIRTH. (A SPONSOR MUST BE AN … More CHECKLIST FOR DUAL CITIZENSHIP APPLICANTS IN UGANDA

Benefits and Challenges of Investing in Uganda

Why you should consider international expansion in Uganda There has been a rise in the number of multinational and international companies setting up overseas in Uganda over the recent past. This can be attributed to many reasons especially liberalization of the economy allowing many multi national corporations to set up like in the telecom sector; … More Benefits and Challenges of Investing in Uganda

Top Investment areas in Uganda/ hotspots for overseas expansion

HOTSPOTS FOR OVERSEAS EXPANSION IN UGANDA There are several hotspots for overseas expansion and investment areas in Uganda. Some of the main sectors are discussed below: Energy and Mining Uganda has favourable geological conditions associated with a rich and diverse mineral resource base. Over 33 metallic and non metallic minerals are found in the country. Some of these minerals … More Top Investment areas in Uganda/ hotspots for overseas expansion

The Regulation of Interception of Communications Act, 2010, a Time Bomb?

On 27th March 2009, the Regulation of Interception of Communications Bill, 2007 was introduced in Parliament. The Bill provided for the lawful interception and monitoring of certain communications in the course of their transmission through a telecommunication, postal or any other related service or system in Uganda. Among other things, the Bill provided the Minister … More The Regulation of Interception of Communications Act, 2010, a Time Bomb?

Simba Telecom, Uganda consumers deserved better!

On Thursday 16th August, 2012, Simba Telecom held a Samsung Galaxy Pocket phone promotion dubbed “Buy one Get one Free”. Simba Telecom advertised that a Samsung Galaxy Pocket phone was to be sold at UGX 350,000 (approximately USD 138) and for each phone one bought; one would get another Samsung Galaxy Pocket phone for free. The promotion was … More Simba Telecom, Uganda consumers deserved better!