Madi and Acholi Leaders Should Resolve Boundary Issue Amicably

[Monitor] I have followed the raging land dispute between the Acholi and Madi and listened to the statement that Gen Moses Ali issued on NBS TV on June 13. The statement by Gen Ali is unfortunate because as a leader, he should have issued a conciliator…

[Monitor] I have followed the raging land dispute between the Acholi and Madi and listened to the statement that Gen Moses Ali issued on NBS TV on June 13. The statement by Gen Ali is unfortunate because as a leader, he should have issued a conciliatory message, especially since the perpetrators of the attacks in Apaa are reportedly from his home district of Adjumani.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister’s Letter On New District Confuses Bunyangabu Residents

[Monitor] Kabarole -There is confusion among residents of Bunyangabu County in Kabarole District after the Local Government minister, Mr Tom Butime, wrote a letter explaining that the new district carved from Kabarole will be run by an interim council …

[Monitor] Kabarole -There is confusion among residents of Bunyangabu County in Kabarole District after the Local Government minister, Mr Tom Butime, wrote a letter explaining that the new district carved from Kabarole will be run by an interim council when it commences operations in July.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dear Uganda, ‘Development’ Does Not Mean Destroying Our Heritage

[Monitor] I recently interviewed Kaddu Sebunya, the Ugandan president of the African Wildlife Foundation, over lunch in Nairobi. I expected a preachy sermon about poaching and clichéd quotes about elephants and rhinos. Instead I was introduced to a new ecosystem of thinking about conservation altogether.

[Monitor] I recently interviewed Kaddu Sebunya, the Ugandan president of the African Wildlife Foundation, over lunch in Nairobi. I expected a preachy sermon about poaching and clichéd quotes about elephants and rhinos. Instead I was introduced to a new ecosystem of thinking about conservation altogether.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Govt Ignoring Productive Sectors Driving Growth’

[Monitor] Mbale -Uganda faces slowdown in economic growth due to persistent allocation of inadequate funds to key and productive sectors such as agriculture and tourism in the National Budget, civil society leaders and farmers in the eastern region hav…

[Monitor] Mbale -Uganda faces slowdown in economic growth due to persistent allocation of inadequate funds to key and productive sectors such as agriculture and tourism in the National Budget, civil society leaders and farmers in the eastern region have said

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fufa Presidential Elections – Kasule Wants to Return Game ‘Rightful Owners’

[Monitor] Kampala -Mujib Kasule is standing in the upcoming Fufa presidential elections because he wants to return the game to its “rightful owners” after the August 5 poll. Kasule, the director and coach of Azam Uganda Premier League side Proline, bec…

[Monitor] Kampala -Mujib Kasule is standing in the upcoming Fufa presidential elections because he wants to return the game to its "rightful owners" after the August 5 poll. Kasule, the director and coach of Azam Uganda Premier League side Proline, became the third candidate to pick nomination forms yesterday. He will return those forms on Friday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Ideal House Plan for a Hilly Area

[Monitor] Despite the costs that it may come with, building in a hilly place is an exciting venture. Although it comes with a number of technicalities, the end result will be a beautiful house with a view to behold. It is a growing trend among those wh…

[Monitor] Despite the costs that it may come with, building in a hilly place is an exciting venture. Although it comes with a number of technicalities, the end result will be a beautiful house with a view to behold. It is a growing trend among those who want to build apartments, guest houses and rest homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Caster Semenya a Favourite for Oslo Race

[News24Wire] Middle-distance runner Caster Semenya lines up as the favourite in her specialist discipline on Thursday night, as she leads five South African athletes at the fifth leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Oslo, Norway.

[News24Wire] Middle-distance runner Caster Semenya lines up as the favourite in her specialist discipline on Thursday night, as she leads five South African athletes at the fifth leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Oslo, Norway.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa