Parents of Hydrocephalus Children Appeal for Support

[Monitor] Nakaseke/Luweero -Parents in Luweero and Nakaseke districts with children suffering from hydrocephalus are seeking financial help after failing to raise money for treatment.

[Monitor] Nakaseke/Luweero -Parents in Luweero and Nakaseke districts with children suffering from hydrocephalus are seeking financial help after failing to raise money for treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Big Payday in Singapore As Le Clos Wins World Cup Series

[Sascoc] South Africa’s Chad le Clos and Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom were the big winners as they were crowned series champions at the Fina/airweave Swimming World Cup in Singapore, on Sunday.

[Sascoc] South Africa's Chad le Clos and Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom were the big winners as they were crowned series champions at the Fina/airweave Swimming World Cup in Singapore, on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rising Need for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in the Region

[Monitor] By 2022, the airspace will be busier with Flying Mini Robots as the number of commercial drones are expected to go over 620,000 while their commercial market is expected to hit $15b globally. While highest usage is in the USA and China, drone…

[Monitor] By 2022, the airspace will be busier with Flying Mini Robots as the number of commercial drones are expected to go over 620,000 while their commercial market is expected to hit $15b globally. While highest usage is in the USA and China, drone technology and application is vast flowing into the rest of the world. In Africa, Rwanda is now a test ground for drones as the continent slowly starts to embrace the use of drones in their airspace. Drones are far more reliable, fast and efficient.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

State Is Undermining Suffering Workers

[Monitor] The doctors opted to strike over poor remunerations, which compromise their work ethics. The doctors’ plight is understandable. Doctors in public facilities earn on average, about $300 per month. This abuse is unheard of anywhere in the world.

[Monitor] The doctors opted to strike over poor remunerations, which compromise their work ethics. The doctors' plight is understandable. Doctors in public facilities earn on average, about $300 per month. This abuse is unheard of anywhere in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Must Save Uganda’s Disappearing Wetlands

[Monitor] In 2014, the Attorney General instructed the National Environment Management Authority and the Ministry of Water and Environment to recall all land titles that were issued on protected areas for cancellation. The move was aimed at controlling…

[Monitor] In 2014, the Attorney General instructed the National Environment Management Authority and the Ministry of Water and Environment to recall all land titles that were issued on protected areas for cancellation. The move was aimed at controlling the alarming rate of wetland and forest degradation and encroachment. A big part of Kampala was, for instance, once a wetland. Today, the wetlands in Kampala are on the verge of extinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Anambra Election – APGA Leader Commends Buhari for Obiano’s Victory

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party’s victory at the polls on Saturday.

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party's victory at the polls on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria