On February 1 2019 the 20th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State of the East African Community was held in Arusha, Tanzania. President Yoweri Museveni re
Uganda’s debt has increased over the period from 30 June 2017 to 30 June 3018 according to the 2018 Auditor General’s Report to Parliament. Whereas this is still sustainable at present the report expressed concern with how debt repayment accounts for an increasing share of the revenue collected. Absorption rates of external loans has improved compared to last year the report notes, suggesting that the government is demonstrating financial discipline. However, the report expressed concern that certain loans had stringent conditions that could have adverse effects on Uganda’s ability to sustain its debt. Is the national debt sustainable?