Five Months in Central Africa Republic Jungle Hiding From Lord Resistance Army

[Monitor] Wild ululation engulfed Gulu Airfield recently. Mary Apio received her son Julius Obira, 25, who escaped from the Lord Resistance Army (LRA) after 14 years in captivity.

[Monitor] Wild ululation engulfed Gulu Airfield recently. Mary Apio received her son Julius Obira, 25, who escaped from the Lord Resistance Army (LRA) after 14 years in captivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Community Tourism Is Way to Go for Uganda – Operators

[Monitor] Kampala -With more potential tourists beginning to look at Uganda as unique and an interesting tourism destination, there is no better time to develop community-based tourism than now, one of the leading industry players has said.

[Monitor] Kampala -With more potential tourists beginning to look at Uganda as unique and an interesting tourism destination, there is no better time to develop community-based tourism than now, one of the leading industry players has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Culture of Cinemas

[Monitor] It is always interesting to compare attitudes relating to the same action, albeit in different parts of the world. One such action is going to a cinema and watching the latest blockbuster releases.

[Monitor] It is always interesting to compare attitudes relating to the same action, albeit in different parts of the world. One such action is going to a cinema and watching the latest blockbuster releases.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Torture – President Must Do More Than Writing Letters

[Monitor] I wish to respond to President Museveni’s missive on torture. On May 15, the President wrote to the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), the Uganda Police Force (UPF) and other security agencies all of which fall under his direct command an…

[Monitor] I wish to respond to President Museveni's missive on torture. On May 15, the President wrote to the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF), the Uganda Police Force (UPF) and other security agencies all of which fall under his direct command and supervision. I will first deal with two aspects of that missive. He glibly argued that torture used to be applied under African customary practices, but he did not distinguish or explain the fact that torture was not always indiscriminately applied to every one suspe

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buganda Mourns Passing of 1998 Land Act

[Monitor] On July 23, 1998, Buganda’s first deputy prime minister Kaaya Kavuma announced that due to the injustice done to the Baganda, there would be no celebrations to mark the king’s fifth coronation anniversary.

[Monitor] On July 23, 1998, Buganda's first deputy prime minister Kaaya Kavuma announced that due to the injustice done to the Baganda, there would be no celebrations to mark the king's fifth coronation anniversary.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda