Drive for Tororo City Better Option Than Dividing District

[Monitor] Before independence in 1962, present day Tororo District headquarters was the head office for Budama District. After independence, Bukedi District continued to have its headquarters in Tororo.

[Monitor] Before independence in 1962, present day Tororo District headquarters was the head office for Budama District. After independence, Bukedi District continued to have its headquarters in Tororo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nakiwala to Use Fufa Post to Lure More Sponsors

[Monitor] Kampala -Even before she won the first phase of the Fufa third vice president race on Saturday, Express chairperson Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi had already secured business contacts with a gaming firm already injecting billions of shillins in K…

[Monitor] Kampala -Even before she won the first phase of the Fufa third vice president race on Saturday, Express chairperson Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi had already secured business contacts with a gaming firm already injecting billions of shillins in Kenyan sport.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Meet Jimi Wanjigi, a Feared Oligarch

[Nation] Of all the audacious things that National Super Alliance supremo Raila Odinga has done in a long career packed with bold political moves, his friendship and alliance with uber tenderpreneur and corrupt deal maker Jimi Wanjigi is the most puzzl…

[Nation] Of all the audacious things that National Super Alliance supremo Raila Odinga has done in a long career packed with bold political moves, his friendship and alliance with uber tenderpreneur and corrupt deal maker Jimi Wanjigi is the most puzzling.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Help Your Child Balance Academics and Talent

[Monitor] Derrick Ariho, an upcoming artiste, doubles as a mass communication student at Kampala International University. He says he struggles to balance education and develop his talent since secondary school days.

[Monitor] Derrick Ariho, an upcoming artiste, doubles as a mass communication student at Kampala International University. He says he struggles to balance education and develop his talent since secondary school days.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rita Nsereko, Donation, Kidney, Husband

[Monitor] Walking the stairs of the department of Microbiology and sometimes the department of pathology, at the School of Medicine Makerere University, Dr Nsereko Mukasa and Rita cast the first glances at themselves decades ago.

[Monitor] Walking the stairs of the department of Microbiology and sometimes the department of pathology, at the School of Medicine Makerere University, Dr Nsereko Mukasa and Rita cast the first glances at themselves decades ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chronicles of a Data Collector

[Monitor] When Henry Mugulo was given a job as a records officer at Busaba Health Centre III, Butaleja, in 2008, he was delighted. Four years of volunteering, were finally over. But when he was showed to his office, part of the joy waned. He had to sha…

[Monitor] When Henry Mugulo was given a job as a records officer at Busaba Health Centre III, Butaleja, in 2008, he was delighted. Four years of volunteering, were finally over. But when he was showed to his office, part of the joy waned. He had to share space with health service providers for activities such as immunisation of children and a cold chain fridge - the vaccines storage.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Allure of Birding

[Monitor] Two weeks ago, I was part of a team comprising less than 50 people, mostly young women that went birding at Kiyanja Forest behind Chakig Eco Tourism Centre (CETC), Mukono District. About five kilometres from the right turn into Namuyenje-Chak…

[Monitor] Two weeks ago, I was part of a team comprising less than 50 people, mostly young women that went birding at Kiyanja Forest behind Chakig Eco Tourism Centre (CETC), Mukono District. About five kilometres from the right turn into Namuyenje-Chakig Road on Jinja Road, the serene environment welcomes one to observe and identify birds in their respective natural surroundings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FOSABU Fundraises for School

[Monitor] Kampala -South African companies under the umbrella, the Forum for South African Businesses in Uganda (FOSABU), organised a charity event which saw different platforms raising money for the same cause last Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -South African companies under the umbrella, the Forum for South African Businesses in Uganda (FOSABU), organised a charity event which saw different platforms raising money for the same cause last Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda