Le Roy Wants Cranes

[Observer] French born tactician Claude Marie Francois Le Roy and Joao Miguel de Castro Ferreira (Portugal) are among the many coaches who appled for the Uganda Cranes job.

[Observer] French born tactician Claude Marie Francois Le Roy and Joao Miguel de Castro Ferreira (Portugal) are among the many coaches who appled for the Uganda Cranes job.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Basketball – Decisive Day for Falcons in Hoops League

[Observer] Mondays are normally slow as the working week gets underway. But when six-time National Basketball League champions Falcons face UPDF Tomahawks tonight at the YMCA courts in Wandegeya, the game will be nothing like Mondays.

[Observer] Mondays are normally slow as the working week gets underway. But when six-time National Basketball League champions Falcons face UPDF Tomahawks tonight at the YMCA courts in Wandegeya, the game will be nothing like Mondays.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

3 Million Adult Ugandans in Extreme Poverty

[EA Business] Kampala -About 3 million adult Ugandans or 15% of the total adult population are extremely poor, don’t have a single coin or are financial excluded according to the Bank of Uganda.

[EA Business] Kampala -About 3 million adult Ugandans or 15% of the total adult population are extremely poor, don't have a single coin or are financial excluded according to the Bank of Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Maize Glut Hits Uganda

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda’s farmers could battle to sell some of their surplus maize as major customers who mainly export to Kenya cut back on their purchases citing political uncertainties in the latter country.

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda's farmers could battle to sell some of their surplus maize as major customers who mainly export to Kenya cut back on their purchases citing political uncertainties in the latter country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Diane Rwigara – The Tragedy of Self-Indulgence

[Independent (Kampala)] Diane Rwigara has been lionised by sections of the Western media and its cheerleaders in our region. She is the lady who announced her intention to run against President Paul Kagame in the August presidential election. Unfortuna…

[Independent (Kampala)] Diane Rwigara has been lionised by sections of the Western media and its cheerleaders in our region. She is the lady who announced her intention to run against President Paul Kagame in the August presidential election. Unfortunately for Rwanda but certainly fortunately for Rwigara, she failed to raise the necessary signatures to become a presidential candidate and instead decided to forge them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Does This Woman Know Who Killed Kaweesi?

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -She has met President Yoweri Museveni and the Director General of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO), Col. Frank Kaka Bagyenda. She is now being guarded by the Special Forces Command, the elite troops that protect…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -She has met President Yoweri Museveni and the Director General of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO), Col. Frank Kaka Bagyenda. She is now being guarded by the Special Forces Command, the elite troops that protect the President but she still fears for her life.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prof Olweny Is New Mbarara University Chancellor

[Independent (Kampala)] President Yoweri Museveni has said government does not support the establishment of courses in higher institutions of learning in the country that are not marketable.

[Independent (Kampala)] President Yoweri Museveni has said government does not support the establishment of courses in higher institutions of learning in the country that are not marketable.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda – Fear of NGO Big Money

[Independent (Kampala)] Usually on Friday, staff at the Uganda National NGO Forum; an umbrella organisation for Civil Society across the country, clock off early as the office closes at 1pm. But on Sept.13 by 4 O’clock some of them were literally runni…

[Independent (Kampala)] Usually on Friday, staff at the Uganda National NGO Forum; an umbrella organisation for Civil Society across the country, clock off early as the office closes at 1pm. But on Sept.13 by 4 O'clock some of them were literally running up and down the steep stairs to and from the director's office.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s Surging Coffee Exports

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda’s coffee industry seems to be recovering from low export volumes in the previous years as the newly planted crops start production amidst declining prices on the international market.

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda's coffee industry seems to be recovering from low export volumes in the previous years as the newly planted crops start production amidst declining prices on the international market.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda