Commonwealth Games Showcase Country’s Talent, Shortcomings

[Monitor] Gold Coast -Joshua Cheptegei’s emphatic 10,000m gold on Friday night took Uganda’s gold medals’ haul to three here and catapulted the country to 14th position out of 71 countries at the Commonwealth Games.

[Monitor] Gold Coast -Joshua Cheptegei's emphatic 10,000m gold on Friday night took Uganda's gold medals' haul to three here and catapulted the country to 14th position out of 71 countries at the Commonwealth Games.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Central Bank Governor Mutebile Survived Coup

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -It is 1:30 PM April 04. Governor Emanuel Tumusiime Mutebile, wearing a charcoal grey suit, white shirt and blue-checkered tie, is having lunch together with other bank executives in the Governors’ Dinning located on the…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -It is 1:30 PM April 04. Governor Emanuel Tumusiime Mutebile, wearing a charcoal grey suit, white shirt and blue-checkered tie, is having lunch together with other bank executives in the Governors' Dinning located on the extreme end of the Eastern wing of the Central Bank building on Kampala Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

First Baby Giraffe Excites Conservationists at Lake Mburo

[Observer] In June 2015, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) translocated 15 giraffes from Murchison Falls national park to Lake Mburo in western Uganda, as part of the conservation body’s efforts to diversify the animal species as well as create a safe po…

[Observer] In June 2015, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) translocated 15 giraffes from Murchison Falls national park to Lake Mburo in western Uganda, as part of the conservation body's efforts to diversify the animal species as well as create a safe population of the animals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rugby Cranes Have Work to Do Ahead of San Francisco

[Monitor] Gold Coast -The Rugby Cranes will travel to San Francisco, USA for the Sevens World Cup aware that they must improve their communication and defence to compete favourably at the highest level.

[Monitor] Gold Coast -The Rugby Cranes will travel to San Francisco, USA for the Sevens World Cup aware that they must improve their communication and defence to compete favourably at the highest level.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Grapples With Oil Pipeline, Refinery Funding

[Monitor] Kampala -Last week’s signing of an agreement for the proposed oil refinery between government and Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium (AGRC), a vehicle for US and Italian firms, was undoubtedly a key milestone.

[Monitor] Kampala -Last week's signing of an agreement for the proposed oil refinery between government and Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium (AGRC), a vehicle for US and Italian firms, was undoubtedly a key milestone.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mutai Silver Seals Notable Campaign

[Monitor] Gold Coast, Australia -Solomon Mutai admitted yesterday that he had to control his pace “so as not to die” after he won silver in a dramatic marathon on the final day of the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

[Monitor] Gold Coast, Australia -Solomon Mutai admitted yesterday that he had to control his pace "so as not to die" after he won silver in a dramatic marathon on the final day of the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eight Injured As Taxi Overturns At Jinja Road Roundabout

[Monitor] Eight people have been injured and rushed to Mulago National Referral Hospital after the taxi they were travelling in hit a trailer and overturned at the Airtel roundabout along Jinja Road.

[Monitor] Eight people have been injured and rushed to Mulago National Referral Hospital after the taxi they were travelling in hit a trailer and overturned at the Airtel roundabout along Jinja Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda