KAMPALA, March 25 Uganda's central bank said it
would appoint new members to the managment team and board of
Tropical Bank to ensure independence from the Libyan government
on Friday, in compliance with U.N. sanctions.
"Bank of Uganda has taken a series of measures which are
designed to ensure the management of Tropical Bank is fully
independent of the Libyan government ... and that it transacts
no business with the Libyan government," said a central bank
statement signed by Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile.
Tropical Bank is among a number of Libyan held assets Uganda
says it will freeze.
(Reporting by Elias Biryabarema; editing by Richard Lough)