The United Nations (UN) report on worldwide human development has recognised Uganda among the six fastest growing countries in the world, owing to high diversification and performance in the agriculture-based economy.The Report titled; The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World, was launched in Uganda on...
Benon Herbert Oluka is a Daily Monitor. Since December 2011, when the media began consistently covering what has come to be known as nodding disease, the resilience with which journalists have provided comprehensive reports and profiles of victims has been quite impressive. They have challenged the government to act. The...
His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President of the Republic of Uganda State House P. O. Box 25497,
Kampala,
UGANDA. Fax: +256 414 235 462 info@statehouse.go.ug 27 May 2013 Your Excellency, We are writing on behalf of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) and the World Editors Forum, which represent 18,000 publications, 15,000 online sites and over...
Dear Friends of Bududa, You are receiving this email because you have contributed or expressed interest in supporting the People of Bududa. Hope you are all having a great day and end of the week! This is a quick update to let you how the #TweepsHelpBududa Campaign is coming. Evelyn, Maureen...
Hillary while covering floods in Kasese, Western Uganda a few months ago. This is Hillary Ayesiga a Ugandan journalist. I met Hillary in 2007 when we started working for Nation TV Uganda (NTV), a part of the Aga Khan’s Nation Media Group. It was the new station in Uganda,...
By NBC News, msnbc.com staff and news services SAN DIEGO – A co-founder of Invisible Children, the group behind the “KONY 2012” video on alleged atrocities by an African warlord, was detained after a witness reported a man masturbating and acting strangely, NBCSanDiego.com reported. Jason Russell was detained after a man...
By Ethan Zuckerman This Monday, March 5th, the advocacy organization Invisible Children released a 30 minute video titled “Kony 2012“. The goal of the video is to raise awareness of Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group, a wanted war criminal, in the hopes of bringing him to...
Retired Supreme Court Justice Joseph Nyamihana Mulenga has died. Details about his death have not been established. Information coming in has shown that he died Wednesday afternoon (today) Who is Mulenga? Justice Mulenga graduated from the London University with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and was called to the English Bar...
I greet all of you the delegates of the National Conference. I extend condolences to all of us for those of our members who, since the last conference, are no longer with us on this earth. One of those who left us is the Rt. Hon. Eriya Kategaya, one...
As you heard, the economy grew by 3.2% this Financial Year. This is one of the lowest rates of growth in the last 25 years. Inflation had also gone up to 30%. It has now come down to 18% of all. Food inflation has gone back to 8%. As...