Budget Sounds Good, but ‘They Will Steal the Money’

[Monitor]  I watched TV after the Budget speech was delivered. One of the stations went “down there” to talk to Kampala’s “unwashed masses”.  A hairdresser said she did not pay the Budget pageantry any attention because fixing her clients’ hair was the thing for her. The Budget, she said, meant nothing.

[Monitor]  I watched TV after the Budget speech was delivered. One of the stations went "down there" to talk to Kampala's "unwashed masses".  A hairdresser said she did not pay the Budget pageantry any attention because fixing her clients' hair was the thing for her. The Budget, she said, meant nothing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Seek Good Start to Shs65 Million Africa City Challenge

[Monitor] Kampala -A select side of players in the National Basketball League will this week seek to elevate the Ugandan capital, Kampala, as the best in the game at the inaugural Africa City Challenge tournament.

[Monitor] Kampala -A select side of players in the National Basketball League will this week seek to elevate the Ugandan capital, Kampala, as the best in the game at the inaugural Africa City Challenge tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cranes Have Their Work Cut Out

[Monitor] Kampala -This year marks two decades since Rugby Cranes took the road less travelled by playing their first Test match. Then as was the case last Saturday, the match took place at Legends Club, with Kenya running out 33-22 winners.

[Monitor] Kampala -This year marks two decades since Rugby Cranes took the road less travelled by playing their first Test match. Then as was the case last Saturday, the match took place at Legends Club, with Kenya running out 33-22 winners.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Future of the Game Is Tag Rugby

[Monitor] Back to the main thread of this series of rugby articles; cash. After watching the hugely anticipated international clash with Kenya on Saturday, I was reminded again of where this sport emanates from – the kids ranks of course.

[Monitor] Back to the main thread of this series of rugby articles; cash. After watching the hugely anticipated international clash with Kenya on Saturday, I was reminded again of where this sport emanates from - the kids ranks of course.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Leaders’ Most Famous Quotes – Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

[Monitor] Final episode. Uganda has since independence in 1962 been led by nine heads of state. But is any of what they said worth a quote? In the final episode, Faustin Mugabe brings you President Museveni’s most memorable quotes.

[Monitor] Final episode. Uganda has since independence in 1962 been led by nine heads of state. But is any of what they said worth a quote? In the final episode, Faustin Mugabe brings you President Museveni's most memorable quotes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Must Watch – Sosoliso Plane Crash Survivor Gets Standing Ovation On America’s Got Talent

[Daily Trust] Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi this week gave an emotional audition on season 12 of America’s Got Talent. Before singing her version of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Thinking out Loud’ she narrated to the judges and audience how her love fo…

[Daily Trust] Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi this week gave an emotional audition on season 12 of America's Got Talent. Before singing her version of Ed Sheeran's 'Thinking out Loud' she narrated to the judges and audience how her love for singing began. 'I want to share my voice with AGT. I was in a plane crash when I was 16 years old, which took the life of 107 out of 109, which left two survivors. I was one of the two survivors." Responding to Simeon Cowell's question on how she has managed to deal with

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NAFDAC Reopens Offices in 11 Liberated Borno LGAs

[Daily Trust] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has reopened its offices in 11 local government areas liberated from Boko Haram insurgents in Borno.

[Daily Trust] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has reopened its offices in 11 local government areas liberated from Boko Haram insurgents in Borno.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria