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Cart before the horse? Sudhir seeks to evict dfcu

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A year ago, a story in the Daily Monitor had a headline, “What next for Sudhir after dfcu acquires Crane Bank?” At the time, there were active court cases regarding the takeover of Crane Bank, a bank he controlled and owned. In the article, it was articulated that “Sudhir maybe down but he definitely not […]

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Do #MyTaxes really work?

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If the headlines were anything to give, one would assume that Uganda’s taxes go to waste. A sample poll conducted on Twitter indicates that 58% of the 144 respondents think that their taxes don’t work. Often, what makes the news is the fact that taxes are being wasted on lavish “cow semen”, overpriced goods and […]

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Conversations on flight 337

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It is 2:40am on Sunday. We are taxing. As they refer to it in the aviation sector. It is flight 337 on Ethiopian Airlines from Entebbe International Airport to Addis Ababa. A late night flight is often coupled with coldness. Within minutes, we are airborne. The view from the window is beautiful. That is because […]