Mbabazi Denies Meeting Museveni

[Observer] After his dismal third place finish in the 2016 presidential election, former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi retreated from the public spotlight but kept being confronted with reports of him meeting President Museveni, the man who defeated him…

[Observer] After his dismal third place finish in the 2016 presidential election, former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi retreated from the public spotlight but kept being confronted with reports of him meeting President Museveni, the man who defeated him, to agree a return to cabinet.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Troubled Isimba Dam Will Miss 2018 Launch Deadline

[Observer] It will be a miracle if the 183MW Isimba hydropower dam is commissioned by the target year of 2018 unless government keeps a blind eye to the ongoing sloppy works at the site.

[Observer] It will be a miracle if the 183MW Isimba hydropower dam is commissioned by the target year of 2018 unless government keeps a blind eye to the ongoing sloppy works at the site.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

After Janet Era, Why Does Hunger Continue to Ravage Karamoja?

[Observer] The heat from the midday sun was intense, scorching the skin and piercing past the scalp, but a bare-chested 64-year-old Peter Lokoroi was hard at work on his garden.

[Observer] The heat from the midday sun was intense, scorching the skin and piercing past the scalp, but a bare-chested 64-year-old Peter Lokoroi was hard at work on his garden.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Magufuli Introduces Mega Plan to Upgrade Transport Infrastructure

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday unveiled a new package of plans to upgrade ports, railway and road networks to spur economic development. The ambitious plan whose execution is expected to start effectively this year will also shake-up re…

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday unveiled a new package of plans to upgrade ports, railway and road networks to spur economic development. The ambitious plan whose execution is expected to start effectively this year will also shake-up residents whose structures are sitting within the protected areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Vipers Get 1-0 Advantage

[Observer] Vipers SC will carry a slim 1-0 lead into their second-leg match against South Africa’s Platinum Stars, but the Ugandan Caf Confederations Cup representatives are confident, writes JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] Vipers SC will carry a slim 1-0 lead into their second-leg match against South Africa's Platinum Stars, but the Ugandan Caf Confederations Cup representatives are confident, writes JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda