Update on NGO Validation Exercise


Following the recent directive by the Minister of State for Internal Affairs, Hon Mario Obiga Kania for all NGOs that do not appear on the register of validated NGOs to cease operations, Chapter Four Uganda had a meeting with the NGO Bureau over the Mi…

The Impact of Fiscal Policy in Uganda


Poverty in Uganda has fallen substantially over the past 20 years. From 1992 to 2005, the proportion of the population living in poverty declined from 56.4 percent to 31.1 percent. However, sluggish growth and the drought of 2016-17 have reversed some …

Stop taxing petty businesses – Museveni


President Yoweri Museveni has asked tax authorities in Uganda to stop levying tax on subsistence economies as the people doing petty businesses merely eke for a living.Someone is selling mangoes, roasting meat or gonja and the authorities want to tax …