Shs 6billion Oil Bonanza: What Museveni should learn

Shs 6billion Oil Bonanza: What Museveni should learn

The infamous ‘Presidential Handshake’ appears to have gone beyond the elbow, to shake the country into shock. Whereas rewards are a powerful method for encouraging good job performance and an acknowledgement of individual or team’s effort and accomplishments in regard to a specific task or a significant contribution to a given goal, it turns out to have […]

URA defend Museveni $2 million handshake in oil case payout

URA defend Museveni  $2 million handshake in oil case payout

Some of the officials reported to have received part of the Shs6 billion Museveni pay out part of the Shs6 billion oil tax money to selected government officials in “recognition of their efforts” to recover Capital Gains Tax include Ms Doris Akol, the URA Commissioner General, her predecessor Allen Kagina, KCCA executive director Jennifer Musisi, […]

President Yoweri Museveni’s new year message

President Yoweri Museveni’s new year message

Fellow Ugandans, I greet all of you the people of Uganda and congratulate you on finishing the year 2016 and wish you a prosperous 2017. I extend condolences to the families who lost their dear ones in the year that is just ended. During this year of 2016, we had successful general and local government […]

‘Yes I am gay, bisexual, a defiler, a rapist’ Andrew Mwenda responds to ‘mentally retarded’ Besigye supporters

‘Yes I am gay, bisexual, a defiler, a rapist’ Andrew Mwenda responds to ‘mentally retarded’ Besigye supporters

Controversial journalist, political operative and lobbyist Andrew Mwenda has responded to allegations that he is gay by government critic who goes by the name Tom Voltaire Okwalinga a.k.a TVO on social media platforms. On Christmas day, Okwalinga had suggested that Andrew Mwenda’s tirade against opposition and Kizza Besigye supporters where he called them shallow was […]

New fact sheets on adolescent contraceptive use out

New fact sheets on adolescent contraceptive use out

About 21 million 15-19 year old girls in developing countries become pregnant every year, and nearly half of these pregnancies (49%) are unintended. 38 million 15-19 year old adolescent girls are at risk of pregnancy but do not want a child in the next two years, but only 40% are using a modern method of […]

Eco housing best solution for Kampala slums

Eco housing best solution for Kampala slums

According to Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development (2015), 49% to 64% of the total urban population lives in slums. Although the urbanization level is still low, the 5.1% urban population growth rate is very high and has far-reaching implications on development prospects of Uganda. This trend has continued to place serious demands on […]