Water Firm Wins Entrepreneurship Fund Award

[Monitor] Kampala -A water packaging firm Pure Products Limited (PPL) has won the entrepreneur of the year award at the 4th edition of the E4Impact MBA programme targeting entrepreneurs.

[Monitor] Kampala -A water packaging firm Pure Products Limited (PPL) has won the entrepreneur of the year award at the 4th edition of the E4Impact MBA programme targeting entrepreneurs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New O-Level Curriculum Should Not Be Subject-Based

[Monitor] The article in Daily Monitor of January 19 titled, ‘New O-Level curriculum to be implemented in 2020’ left me with mixed feelings. On the one hand, I was happy that President Museveni had rightly chosen to defer the implementation of the prop…

[Monitor] The article in Daily Monitor of January 19 titled, 'New O-Level curriculum to be implemented in 2020' left me with mixed feelings. On the one hand, I was happy that President Museveni had rightly chosen to defer the implementation of the proposed resource-demanding lower secondary curriculum from 2017 to 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nakasongola Belongs to Buganda, Mengo Tells Buruuli Cultural Leaders

[Monitor] Luweero -Buganda has maintained that the disputed piece of land in Nakasongola Town Council, which houses the district headquarters, belongs to the kingdom.

[Monitor] Luweero -Buganda has maintained that the disputed piece of land in Nakasongola Town Council, which houses the district headquarters, belongs to the kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Glo-CAF Award Winners Fail to Inspire Their Teams

[Monitor] Oyem -Every major soccer tournament has a feature compiled on the ‘stars to watch’ ahead of kick-off. The buzz and hype of players with big reputations is synonymous with the Africa Cup of Nations.

[Monitor] Oyem -Every major soccer tournament has a feature compiled on the 'stars to watch' ahead of kick-off. The buzz and hype of players with big reputations is synonymous with the Africa Cup of Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘South Africans Are Not Really African’

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has variously styled itself as a “bridge” between the North, the global South and Africa as well as a “gateway” into the continent. It also sees itself as a spokesperson for Africa, given its membership of the all…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has variously styled itself as a "bridge" between the North, the global South and Africa as well as a "gateway" into the continent. It also sees itself as a spokesperson for Africa, given its membership of the alliance of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa BRICS and the G20.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Miya – We Came Here to Learn

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -His sense of assuredness when speaking with you is so strong he is a complete contrast to a withdrawn – before the media – Farouk Miya of Vipers of early 2016.

[Monitor] Port-Gentil -His sense of assuredness when speaking with you is so strong he is a complete contrast to a withdrawn - before the media - Farouk Miya of Vipers of early 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Officer, Crime Preventer Arrested Over Killing

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Police in Ntungamo have arrested one of their own and a crime preventer for allegedly being accomplices in the killing of a resident of Rushoka village in Kayonza Sub-county.

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Police in Ntungamo have arrested one of their own and a crime preventer for allegedly being accomplices in the killing of a resident of Rushoka village in Kayonza Sub-county.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Technology Is Changing the Face of Banking

[Monitor] A wave of technological innovation has suddenly swept through the Ugandan banking space in recent times. Key developments within the sector have erased memories of dreary days when people had to walk into banking halls, wait in queues to with…

[Monitor] A wave of technological innovation has suddenly swept through the Ugandan banking space in recent times. Key developments within the sector have erased memories of dreary days when people had to walk into banking halls, wait in queues to withdraw money, deposit savings or request for a loan. Only people doing complex transactions have kept at this tedious process.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda