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...
Which countries will come into their own as travel destinations in 2012? We’ve collated hundreds of ideas from everyone at Lonely Planet, including our extended family of travellers, bloggers and tweeters to work out the very best. This list of the top 10 countries for 2012 – in ranked...
By Wangui Muchiri Since Invisible Children’s Kony 2012 video went viral many Ugandans have been infuriated by what they refer to as a gross misrepresentation of their country. Let’s give credit where it’s due. The Kony 2012 video has been hailed worldwide as a success for advocacy.  The effect this...
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...
2011 World Hunger and Poverty Facts and Statistics World Hunger Education Service This fact sheet is divided into the following sections: Hunger concepts and definitions Number of hungry people in the world Does the world produce enough food to feed everyone? Causes of hunger Progress in reducing the number of hungry...
Speech By H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President of the Republic of Uganda At the Opening of The African Union Summit Theme:  Maternal, Infant and Child Health and Development in Africa Commonwealth Resort, Munyonyo, Kampala 25th July 2010 Your Excellency Dr. Bingu Wa Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi and...