Light Dims on Akena, a Child Rights Activist

[Monitor] Kampala -Kenneth Akena Watmon had burst into work life and onto the social scene with gusto. Out of school and with a paying job, the 33-year-old looked forward to starting his own family. The elders call it “settling down”.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kenneth Akena Watmon had burst into work life and onto the social scene with gusto. Out of school and with a paying job, the 33-year-old looked forward to starting his own family. The elders call it "settling down".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Catholic Body Donates 12 Tons of Food to Isingiro Hunger Victims

[Monitor] Isingiro -Archdiocese of Mbarara Development Association (AMDA) has donated ten tons of posho and two tons rice to people affected by hunger in Rugaga Sub county, Bukanga Isingiro district.

[Monitor] Isingiro -Archdiocese of Mbarara Development Association (AMDA) has donated ten tons of posho and two tons rice to people affected by hunger in Rugaga Sub county, Bukanga Isingiro district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nkumba Take on KU in UFL Finals

[Monitor] Kampala -Before going past Nkozi at the semifinal stage of the Nile Special University Football League, the message from Nkumba was that this is “their time.”

[Monitor] Kampala -Before going past Nkozi at the semifinal stage of the Nile Special University Football League, the message from Nkumba was that this is "their time."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandan Volleyball Star Daudi Okello Goes Pro in Bulgaria

[Monitor] Kampala -With all the bickering and poking going on in Ugandan volleyball and with little of the sport finding its feet again, former KAVC attacker Daudi Okello has opened a new chapter in the sport.

[Monitor] Kampala -With all the bickering and poking going on in Ugandan volleyball and with little of the sport finding its feet again, former KAVC attacker Daudi Okello has opened a new chapter in the sport.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NSSF Turns to Smaller Power Plants After Acquiring Major Stake in Umeme

[Monitor] Kampala -After increasing becoming the majority shareholder in power distributor, Umeme, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is now planning to invest in other power plants. Mr Richard Byarugaba, the managing director NSSF told reporters…

[Monitor] Kampala -After increasing becoming the majority shareholder in power distributor, Umeme, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is now planning to invest in other power plants. Mr Richard Byarugaba, the managing director NSSF told reporters on Wednesday that the Fund was engaging several Independent Power Producers (IPPs) in order to acquire a stake through their private arm.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Positive Vibes in Team Uganda Camp

[Monitor] Kampala -It was business as usual at Fairway Hotel & Spa as the national cricketers went through a grueling gym, aerobics and swimming session yesterday.

[Monitor] Kampala -It was business as usual at Fairway Hotel & Spa as the national cricketers went through a grueling gym, aerobics and swimming session yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Thousands Chase After Scholarships in MP Achon Run

[Monitor] Kampala -About 2000 people from Otuke District and Lango sub-region hit Orum County playground this morning to battle it out for scholarships and prizes when the Julius Achon Annual Run gets underway today.

[Monitor] Kampala -About 2000 people from Otuke District and Lango sub-region hit Orum County playground this morning to battle it out for scholarships and prizes when the Julius Achon Annual Run gets underway today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda