(Lusaka, 10 February 2013) A new investigation released today by ActionAid has revealed that the Associated British Foods group (ABF), owner of Silver Spoon sugar and other household brands, is avoiding its tax bill in Zambia, one of the world’s poorest countries.
Washington D.C. – As Greece edges closer to default, confidence in the Euro and the dollar declines and global food prices soar, ActionAid called on G20 finance and development ministers meeting today to put serious reforms in motion.
Representatives of Civil Society Organizations, have met on 1st September, 2011 in Kampala to deliberate about the current industrial action by teachers under the leadership of the Uganda National Teachers Union (UNATU).
SAYS ACTIONAID TO NEWLY ELECTED UGANDAN PRESIDENT AND PARLIAMENT
As Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is re-elected for a fourth term as Uganda’s President and following allegations of pre-election bribery, voting irregularities and incidents of violence on election day, Charles Businge, Uganda Country Director for the international aid agency ActionAid says: