Commercial Agriculture will create wealth and Jobs – President

LIRA DISTRICT: President Yoweri Museveni has said that commercialization of agriculture will create wealth and employment especially if people made proper cost effective enterprise selection and mix. 

Speaking to the people of Lango via radio link at a show moderated by Minister for Lands Betty Amogi, at Lira Hotel in Lira Municipality recently, the President urged leaders to guide communities to do proper calculations for the enterprises they engage in.

Project centered SACCOs will Boost Jobs, wealth creation - President

President Yoweri Museveni has said government is considering introducing project centered SACCOs to support grass-root initiatives aimed at creating jobs and improving incomes for the rural poor.

“We have experimented this in Kasandha and realized that if we encouraged wanaichi to join SACCOs that promote their interests, it would be easier for government to channel money in those respective SACCOs for easy access for them to boost their projects,” he said. 

“Use Victims to Fight Corruption,” President tells Anti Corruption Heads

President Yoweri Museveni has urged leaders of anti-corruption agencies in Africa to deeply involve victims of corruption in the fight against the vice because victims are the ones who most feel the pain and don’t gain anything from the practice.

“When you are corrupt, the pain is felt by the masses. It is the victims who can help you to fight corruption better. They have nothing to lose,” he observed.

President Museveni on two-day official visit to Zimbabwe

HARARE, ZAMBABWE - President Yoweri Museveni has arrived in the Zimbabwe Capital Harare on a two-day official visit at the invitation of the President of Zimbabwe His Excellency Emmerson Mnangagwa.

The President is the Chief Guest at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) and will officially open it on Friday 26th, 2019 in Bulawayo, the second largest city in the Southwest of Zimbabwe.