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CLIMATE CRISIS: Floods kill 72 in Tanzania, Kenya & Uganda as Heavy Rains Persist

Floods have killed 58 people in Tanzania and 13 in Kenya over the last two weeks, as heavy rains persist in the East African countries and some neighboring countries....

HOW UGANDAN MARKET WOMEN ARE THRIVING AMID CHALLENGES

In 1990, Ms. Jane Bigirwa lost her husband, becoming a young widow at the age of 26. She...

UGANDA’S NEW ANTI-HOMOSEXUALITY ACT 2023: SRHR EXPERTS CONCERNED AS LGBTQIA+ PEOPLE SHUN HEALTH FACILITIES  

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights-SRHR experts in Uganda have expressed concern over LGBTQIA+ people shunning health facilities...

International Day of Forests: Innovation & Forest Conservation

The International Day of Forests has been celebrated annually since it was established on March 21, 2012 by...

CORRUPTION: HOW SPEAKER ANITAH AMONG’S MAMA BUKEDEA RADIO 102.1FM ILLEGALLY GOT UGX3.13 BILLION CONTRACT

The Leader of Opposition in the 11th Parliament, Hon. Joel Ssenyonyi has exposed how Speaker Anita Among's radio...

HOW STATE HOUSE/PRESIDENT MUSEVENI MONEY HAS DIVIDED FDC!

MONEY HEIST & OPPOSITION WITHIN THE OPPOSITION! The Forum for Democratic Change-FDC national chairman, Wasswa Birigwa was on Thursday, July 20,2023 captured on video...

MBARARA CITY NORTH MP ROBERT RUKAARI CASTIGATED FOR SHUNNING WOMEN’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

There is escalating public criticism against the Mbarara city North member of parliament-MP Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari over what the locals have called “absence on...

SUDAN: CIVILIANS KILLED DURING HEAVY FIGHTING BETWEEN THE ARMY & PARAMILITARY RAPID SUPPORT FORCES

Saturday, April 15, 2023. At least three civilians have reportedly been killed in clashes between Sudan's army and paramilitary forces in the capital Khartoum. The...

EDWIN NASASIIRA: SHOULD DEPUTY SPEAKER THOMAS TAYEBWA BE CONSIDERED THE BEST YOUNG POLITICIAN?

ARTICLE BY EDWIN NASASIIRA (THE PATEL OF RUHINDA NORTH). When a constituency elects out of touch and non-visionary leaders, it automatically affects the area...

SHOULD UGANDANS CELEBRATE TAREHE SITA?

Article by Eng. Godfrey Mbagira and Mr. Katabarwa Albert, the founders of GOAM Youth Voice Uganda.  Tarehe Sita, a Swahilli word meaning the sixth...

WHY SECURITY OPERATIVES PICKED JOSEPH KABULETA & SHEIKH MWANJE 

Unknown security operatives have today, Monday, November 28, 2022 picked former independent presidential candidate and the National Economic Empowerment Dialogue (NEED) party president, Mr...