SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT TO ALL EMPLOYERS IN UGANDA

The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development is documenting the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Labour, Productivity and Employment Relations. [video width="720" height="480" mp4="https://mglsd.go.ug/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/VIDEO-2020-04-01-21-15-22.mp4"][/video] In accordance with Section 19 of the Employment Act, 20...

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MINISTERIAL PRESS STATEMENT ON SOCIAL ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF CORONA VIRUS ON UGANDA

The Minister of State for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations, Hon. Mwesigwa Rukutana has issued a press statement on the social economic effects of the global Corona virus (COVID19) pandemic in Uganda. The Minister offered guidelines and considerations on labour related matters as the country looks forward to mitigating COVID19 effects. Th...

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Bugwere Clan Leaders Want Cultural Institution Dissolved

A team of prominent leaders from Bukedi sub region have petitioned the Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Hon. Frank Tumwebaze to withdraw recognition of the Obwa Ikumbania bwa Bugwere cultural institution saying it is promoting disunity. While meeting the Minister in Kampala on Tuesday, the delegation led by Prof. Vinand Mukatab...

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Statement on the Suspension Of Labour Export Firms

Statement on the Suspension Of Labour Export Firms Regulation 29(1) of the Employment (Recruitment of Uganda Migrant Workers Abroad) Regulations, 2005 limits the chargeable administration tees to Fifty thousand shillings only (UGX 50,0001=). Regulation 29(2) provides that any further placement fees must be approved by the Administration,...

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