Preserve Family Unit As a Key Component of Society

[Monitor] As we sat at the table working on the holiday package, my nine-year-old daughter Roxanna, with a smile on her face, “Daddy when I grow up I want to have the best family”. I asked what she meant by a family.

[Monitor] As we sat at the table working on the holiday package, my nine-year-old daughter Roxanna, with a smile on her face, "Daddy when I grow up I want to have the best family". I asked what she meant by a family.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Customs Organisation Pushes for More Intra-African Trade

[Monitor] Kampala -The secretary general of World Customs Organisation Kunio Mirukiya has called for combined efforts towards boosting intra-African trade, proposing a number of reforms to ensure customs facilitate trade within the region.

[Monitor] Kampala -The secretary general of World Customs Organisation Kunio Mirukiya has called for combined efforts towards boosting intra-African trade, proposing a number of reforms to ensure customs facilitate trade within the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Alliance Threatens to Quit Poll in Row Over Results Announcements

[Nation] The National Super Alliance has threatened to withdraw from the August 8 elections if the High Court decision allowing announcement of results at polling and constituency level is overturned.

[Nation] The National Super Alliance has threatened to withdraw from the August 8 elections if the High Court decision allowing announcement of results at polling and constituency level is overturned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ministers to Explain Government Work During Manifesto Week – Bashaasha

[Monitor] Kampala -The director of the manifesto implementation unit in the Office of the President Mr Willis Bashaasha has said that ministries overseeing flagship programs will, starting today explain to the public what government has achieved since …

[Monitor] Kampala -The director of the manifesto implementation unit in the Office of the President Mr Willis Bashaasha has said that ministries overseeing flagship programs will, starting today explain to the public what government has achieved since President Museveni's fifth term started last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nkoma, Kagadi Disqualified, Kimanya Banking On Home Advantage in Copa

[Monitor] Masaka -For fielding ineligible players, Nkoma SSS and Kagadi earned themselves a boot from the ongoing Copa Coca-Cola schools football tourney in Masaka over the weekend.

[Monitor] Masaka -For fielding ineligible players, Nkoma SSS and Kagadi earned themselves a boot from the ongoing Copa Coca-Cola schools football tourney in Masaka over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mehta Group Boosts Cricket Cranes

[Monitor] Lugazi -Cricket Cranes’ bid to lift the ICC World Cricket League Division Three trophy received a shot in the arm following the unveiling, by Mehta Group, of a sponsorship package worth Shs45 million.

[Monitor] Lugazi -Cricket Cranes' bid to lift the ICC World Cricket League Division Three trophy received a shot in the arm following the unveiling, by Mehta Group, of a sponsorship package worth Shs45 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Homosexual Defilement and Rape Should Be Dealt With Too

[Monitor] I was taken back to Saturday August 2, 2008 by the editorial in Daily Monitor of May 9. The main front page banner of Saturday Vision that day was a figure in large and bold print: “40 000, the number of primary school girls defiled by their …

[Monitor] I was taken back to Saturday August 2, 2008 by the editorial in Daily Monitor of May 9. The main front page banner of Saturday Vision that day was a figure in large and bold print: "40 000, the number of primary school girls defiled by their teachers in one year". It referred to a recent survey but unfortunately, I don't remember who had performed it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Manufacturers Cry Out to Govt Over Interest Rates

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of the Uganda Manufacturers’ Association (UMA) have cried out to government to honour its pledge to capitalise Uganda Development Bank to save more companies from shutting down.

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of the Uganda Manufacturers' Association (UMA) have cried out to government to honour its pledge to capitalise Uganda Development Bank to save more companies from shutting down.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda