Looking Back – Personal Memories of Uganda’s Troubled Past

[Monitor] Looking Back: Personal Memories of Uganda’s Troubled Past 1970-2000 is volume one of two books chronicling Uganda for 30 years. The other volume is Tragedies of Ugandan Women and Children 1970-2000.

[Monitor] Looking Back: Personal Memories of Uganda's Troubled Past 1970-2000 is volume one of two books chronicling Uganda for 30 years. The other volume is Tragedies of Ugandan Women and Children 1970-2000.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court to Decide On NRM Poor Youth Fate

[Monitor] Gulu -Lira Magistrate’s Court will on June 7 decide whether to dismiss or continue with a case of NRM poor youth defacing President Museveni’s posters.

[Monitor] Gulu -Lira Magistrate's Court will on June 7 decide whether to dismiss or continue with a case of NRM poor youth defacing President Museveni's posters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tracing Bobi Wine’s Journey to Elective Politics

[Monitor] On Wednesday evening, when local artiste Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine, declared his intention to contest for the Kyadondo East parliamentary seat that fell vacant after the Court of Appeal upheld the nullification of the 2016 e…

[Monitor] On Wednesday evening, when local artiste Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine, declared his intention to contest for the Kyadondo East parliamentary seat that fell vacant after the Court of Appeal upheld the nullification of the 2016 elections, there was little surprise.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Corruption and Intrigue Driving Insecurity

[Monitor] Crime. Over the past few weeks, reports of attacks on citizens and break-ins on peoples’ homes have dominated the media. Ibrahim A. Manzil sounded out Shadow Internal Affairs minister Muwanga Kivumbi on the obtaining security situation.

[Monitor] Crime. Over the past few weeks, reports of attacks on citizens and break-ins on peoples' homes have dominated the media. Ibrahim A. Manzil sounded out Shadow Internal Affairs minister Muwanga Kivumbi on the obtaining security situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fufa Elections – Is It a Choice Between Lesser of Two Evils

[Monitor] Betrayal is to Ugandan football what sex was to nineteenth-century Vienna: everybody does it and nobody talks about it. Held quadrennially, the Fufa elections always strip the sport of its vague appeal to common decencies. This year’s polls a…

[Monitor] Betrayal is to Ugandan football what sex was to nineteenth-century Vienna: everybody does it and nobody talks about it. Held quadrennially, the Fufa elections always strip the sport of its vague appeal to common decencies. This year's polls are no exception. Betrayals of common decency continue to run rife barely weeks into a process that does not hit a crescendo until August.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda