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Stella Nyanzi case moved to May 10

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

Dr Stella Nyanzi in court today. PHOTOS @micoh The cyber harassment case against Makerere researched Dr.Stella Nyanzi before Buganda Road...

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Manufacturing sector, the engine for Uganda’s growth

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Business, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Mubaraka Nkuutu Kirunda  Mubaraka Nkuutu Kirunda has been acting as the executive director at Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) for...

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Binagwaho appointed vice Chancellor of UGHE

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

Dr. Agnes Binagwaho who served as Rwandan minister of health for five years from May 2011 until July 2016 has been appointed Vice...

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BUSINESS: Africa’s insurance industry faces new challenges

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Africa, Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Kaddunabbi Lubega and Femi Oyetunji African insurance regulators, CEOs and experts share views at high profile meeting in Dakar, Senegal...

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Scientists breed caterpillars that can eat polythene bags

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Health, Uganda | 0 comments

KAVERA: The Very Hungry Caterpillar joins fight against plastic pollution Polyethylene Paris, France | AFP |  A moth caterpillar commonly...

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Obama says ready to train new leaders in first post-presidency speech

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Politics, Uganda, World | 0 comments

Chicago, United States | AFP | Former US president Barack Obama returned to the public spotlight Monday, saying he hopes to spend the next...

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LIVE: Obama is back for first speech since leaving office

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Politics, Uganda, World | 0 comments

LIVE: Obama is back for first speech since leaving office Chicago, United States | AFP | After several months off largely out of the...

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High Court recalls Stella Nyanzi file ahead of Tuesday court session

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

University lecturer and activist Doctor Stella Nyanzi (left) reacts in court as she attends a trial to face charges for cyber-harassment...

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MP ‘Mugaati gwa Bata’ released

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

Kawempe South Member of Parliament (MP) Mubarak Munyagwa Sserunga alias “Mugaati gwa Bata”  has been  released from civil...

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Team Nigeria departs for para-badminton championship in Uganda

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

The competition will hold from April 25 to 30 at the Lugogo Sports Centre, Kampala. The post Team Nigeria departs for para-badminton...

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Team Nigeria departs for Para-badminton championship in Uganda

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Sports, Uganda | 0 comments

Three para-badminton athletes and four officials on Monday departed Nigeria for the maiden International Para-Badminton Championship in...

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Housing Finance Bank registers Shs 18.05bn net profit

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Business, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Mathias Katamba It now joins Stanbic, Stanchart, DFCU, DTB that have also recorded surge in profits in 2016 Uganda’s commercial banks...

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China’s Xi Jinping urges ‘restraint’ on North Korea as US carrier nears

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Uganda, World | 0 comments

Beijing, China | AFP |  Chinese President Xi Jinping urged “restraint” on North Korea in a phone call with Donald Trump...

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COMMENT: If you woke up and found your boss has doubled your salary?

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Uganda | 0 comments

COMMENT: What would happen if you woke up tomorrow and found that your boss had doubled your salary? Well, on January 5 1914, Henry Ford...

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Uganda’s manufacturing sector slows growth

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Business, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Sector executives, analysts predict better performance in the second half of 2016/17 The emergence of several structures at the Kampala...

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Lafarge boss to step down after probe reveals armed group funding

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Business, Uganda | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP |  French-Swiss cement maker LafargeHolcim said Monday its chief executive Eric Olsen is stepping down following an...

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Euro surges as France’s Macron set for presidential win

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Business, Uganda, World | 0 comments

Hong Kong, China | AFP |  The euro and most stock markets surged Monday after moderate candidate Emmanuel Macron won the first round of...

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ANALYSIS: Why is Catholic Church losing followers?

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Uganda | 0 comments

(L-R) Fr. Jacinto Kibuuka, Fr. Vincent Kisenyi Byansi, Fr. Anthony Musaala, Fr. Deogratius Ssonko Figures from the 2014 National...

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Rwanda can’t be shaken

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in News, Uganda | 0 comments

Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his wife Jeannette Kagame on April mark the 23rd Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi people...

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Museveni: Time to liberate rural land from human beings

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Business, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Liberate rural land through electricity, industrialization – Museveni President Yoweri Museveni has said that it is not just the...

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