Umony in Campaign to Help Child Walk

[Monitor] Kampala -Brian Umony, the Uganda Cranes’ striker, has come out to spearhead a campaign that has been organised by the Voxanges Choir to help a four-year-old Hairat Nanyunjja walk.

[Monitor] Kampala -Brian Umony, the Uganda Cranes' striker, has come out to spearhead a campaign that has been organised by the Voxanges Choir to help a four-year-old Hairat Nanyunjja walk.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What You Need to Know About Bamboo

[Monitor] There is a surge in demand for bamboo planting material in Uganda. Farmers are keen to cash in on bamboo, the “new kid on the block”, which has earned itself a reputation worldwide as a versatile renewable resource.

[Monitor] There is a surge in demand for bamboo planting material in Uganda. Farmers are keen to cash in on bamboo, the "new kid on the block", which has earned itself a reputation worldwide as a versatile renewable resource.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hundreds Stranded After Storm Ravages Nakaseke

[Monitor] Nakaseke -Heavy rains characterised by hailstorm destroyed at least 13 houses in Kapeeka and Semuto sub-counties in Nakaseke District, leaving hundreds of people stranded at the weekend.

[Monitor] Nakaseke -Heavy rains characterised by hailstorm destroyed at least 13 houses in Kapeeka and Semuto sub-counties in Nakaseke District, leaving hundreds of people stranded at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Orders Police Field Force Unit Out of Kampala

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered the police chief to withdraw the Field Force Unit from Kampala Metropolitan Police (KMP) area and instead deploy the General Duties Department.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered the police chief to withdraw the Field Force Unit from Kampala Metropolitan Police (KMP) area and instead deploy the General Duties Department.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lecturers, Makerere Management Disagree On Incentives

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) and students’ leaders have resolved to push the university management to accept a 50 per cent incentive reduction as a precondition for resuming teaching evening classes.

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) and students' leaders have resolved to push the university management to accept a 50 per cent incentive reduction as a precondition for resuming teaching evening classes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Growing Pastures Becoming Good Business, Investment for Farmers

[Monitor] Pasture seed farmers in south western region of the country are set to benefit from investment in seed pastures and better animal nutrition for their dairy animals.

[Monitor] Pasture seed farmers in south western region of the country are set to benefit from investment in seed pastures and better animal nutrition for their dairy animals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UPDF to Help Police Fight Piracy

[Monitor] Kalangala -The Chief of Defense Forces, Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, has said the UPDF will come in to fight piracy on Lake Victoria if police seeks their assistance.

[Monitor] Kalangala -The Chief of Defense Forces, Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, has said the UPDF will come in to fight piracy on Lake Victoria if police seeks their assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

One Killed As Police Rescue Suspects

[Monitor] Adjumani -An unidentified police officer attached to Adjumani Central Police station on Friday reportedly shot dead one person in Aliwara village, Ofua Sub-county in Adjumani District.

[Monitor] Adjumani -An unidentified police officer attached to Adjumani Central Police station on Friday reportedly shot dead one person in Aliwara village, Ofua Sub-county in Adjumani District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda