Janani Luwum Was Killed for Speaking Out Against Injustice

[Monitor] I take this opportunity to appreciate the government of Uganda and the Church of Uganda for a befitting memorial service organised at Namirembe Cathedral on February 5 in honour of St Janani Luwum, marking 40 years since he was murdered.

[Monitor] I take this opportunity to appreciate the government of Uganda and the Church of Uganda for a befitting memorial service organised at Namirembe Cathedral on February 5 in honour of St Janani Luwum, marking 40 years since he was murdered.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Leaders Fault Govt On Youth Livelihood Funds

[Monitor] Mbarara -The Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) deputy programmes manager, Mr James Tumwebaze, has blamed government for failing to avail its pledge of availing Shs53 billion every year for the programme.

[Monitor] Mbarara -The Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) deputy programmes manager, Mr James Tumwebaze, has blamed government for failing to avail its pledge of availing Shs53 billion every year for the programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Entebbe Airport Automation to Cost U.S.$9.5 Million

[Monitor] Entebbe -Along with the ongoing expansion, the automation of Entebbe International Airport will cost up to $9.5m (Shs34b), Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) managing director Rama Makuza has said.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Along with the ongoing expansion, the automation of Entebbe International Airport will cost up to $9.5m (Shs34b), Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) managing director Rama Makuza has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt, Firms Race to Beat 2020 First Oil Deadline

[Monitor] Kampala -Energy minister Irene Muloni, disclosed Tuesday, that government has given the three oil joint venture (JV) partners, France’s Total E&P, UK’s Tullow Oil and China’c Cnooc, up to December 31 as deadline for closing Final Investment Decision (FID) on proposed investments in the next development and production phases leading to Uganda’s first oil.

[Monitor] Kampala -Energy minister Irene Muloni, disclosed Tuesday, that government has given the three oil joint venture (JV) partners, France's Total E&P, UK's Tullow Oil and China'c Cnooc, up to December 31 as deadline for closing Final Investment Decision (FID) on proposed investments in the next development and production phases leading to Uganda's first oil.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chosan Foundation Offers Free Medical Treatment in Wuli

[The Point] Chosan Medical Charitable Foundation at the weekend embarked on a free medical treatment exercise in Nyakoi village, Upper River Region, as part of its initiative to ensure access to health services in the remote villages.

[The Point] Chosan Medical Charitable Foundation at the weekend embarked on a free medical treatment exercise in Nyakoi village, Upper River Region, as part of its initiative to ensure access to health services in the remote villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Sifoe Senior Secondary School Athletics Championship Slated for Friday

[The Point] The 2017 Sifoe Senior Secondary School inter-house athletics championship is set for Friday 17 February 2017, at the School’s football field in Sifoe village, Kombo South.

[The Point] The 2017 Sifoe Senior Secondary School inter-house athletics championship is set for Friday 17 February 2017, at the School's football field in Sifoe village, Kombo South.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UTG Committed to Building Local Capacity, Says Vice Chancellor

[The Point] Professor Fekirr Muhammad Majum, Vice Chancellor of the University of The Gambia, told journalists at the Kairaba Beach Hotel yesterday that his institution is committed to building local capacity to the highest possible level, including wi…

[The Point] Professor Fekirr Muhammad Majum, Vice Chancellor of the University of The Gambia, told journalists at the Kairaba Beach Hotel yesterday that his institution is committed to building local capacity to the highest possible level, including with post graduate programmes up to PhD level.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia