Cricket Association Boss Ansasiira Calls for Calm Amidst Cricket Cranes Relegation

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) chairman Bashir ‘Badu’ Ansasiira has called for calm in the fraternity in the wake of the national team’s relegation from the ICC World Cricket Division Three.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) chairman Bashir 'Badu' Ansasiira has called for calm in the fraternity in the wake of the national team's relegation from the ICC World Cricket Division Three.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Striker Nsibambi Star Rising

[Monitor] Kampala -“He is an emerging centre forward in the country, and should be the country’s centre forward for a long time,” declared KCCA manager Mike Mutebi after Derrick Nsibambi’s yet another match-winning performance, this time with an extra …

[Monitor] Kampala -"He is an emerging centre forward in the country, and should be the country's centre forward for a long time," declared KCCA manager Mike Mutebi after Derrick Nsibambi's yet another match-winning performance, this time with an extra touch of class.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Three Candidates Shortlisted for Makerere University Top Job

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University vice chancellor search committee has shortlisted three candidates to contest for the top job at Uganda’s oldest and largest institution of higher learning.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University vice chancellor search committee has shortlisted three candidates to contest for the top job at Uganda's oldest and largest institution of higher learning.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mathematician Turns Cosmetics Producer

[Monitor] Twenty years ago, Ms Marion Busingye thought she wanted to get on top of her game in the corporate world. She also knew that she wanted to run her own business. The only thing this mathematician at heart did not know was that the shea nut tre…

[Monitor] Twenty years ago, Ms Marion Busingye thought she wanted to get on top of her game in the corporate world. She also knew that she wanted to run her own business. The only thing this mathematician at heart did not know was that the shea nut tree, specially grown in northern Uganda for its oil, would be at the centre of her business.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Country’s in a Recession. Here’s What That Means

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has been rocked by news that it has slipped into a recession after its gross domestic product (GDP) declined 0.7% during the first quarter of 2017 after contracting by 0.3% in the fourth quarter of 2016. Jannie Ro…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has been rocked by news that it has slipped into a recession after its gross domestic product (GDP) declined 0.7% during the first quarter of 2017 after contracting by 0.3% in the fourth quarter of 2016. Jannie Rossouw explains what it means.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

#Guptaleaks – Will Heads Roll?

[AfricaFocus] “The Guptas have until now escaped investigation from the state agencies because they have purchased indemnity. You have to hand it to the Guptas; the way they went about capturing the state is quite impressive. Not only did they buy the …

[AfricaFocus] "The Guptas have until now escaped investigation from the state agencies because they have purchased indemnity. You have to hand it to the Guptas; the way they went about capturing the state is quite impressive. Not only did they buy the president and his son, they targeted key people in government that could act as their minions. When people were resistant to their agenda, they scouted for bootlickers and had them appointed. They paid off people in the security agencies to make sure they would not be both

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa