The Fascinating Health Benefits of Tree Tomatoes

[New Times] Tamarillo or tree tomatoes, locally known as ‘ibinyomoro’ are fruits loved by people of all age groups. And while it is common to spot different types of juices in many restaurants, one can rarely miss a glass of ibinyomoro juice.

[New Times] Tamarillo or tree tomatoes, locally known as 'ibinyomoro' are fruits loved by people of all age groups. And while it is common to spot different types of juices in many restaurants, one can rarely miss a glass of ibinyomoro juice.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Stalled Water Project Irks Lyantonde Residents

[Monitor] Lyantonde -A multi-billion water project constructed two years ago to extend safe and clean water to the three sub- counties of Kaliiro, Kashagama and Kinuuka in Lyantonde District has failed to serve its intended use, Daily Monitor has estab…

[Monitor] Lyantonde -A multi-billion water project constructed two years ago to extend safe and clean water to the three sub- counties of Kaliiro, Kashagama and Kinuuka in Lyantonde District has failed to serve its intended use, Daily Monitor has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Should Address Reprisals Against Human Rights Defenders

[Monitor] The environment in which Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) in Uganda operate is increasingly becoming hostile. This is evident in the twist in attacks with escalating office-break-ins, kidnaps, harassment of civil society organizations and now ta…

[Monitor] The environment in which Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) in Uganda operate is increasingly becoming hostile. This is evident in the twist in attacks with escalating office-break-ins, kidnaps, harassment of civil society organizations and now targeted reprisals to HRDs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Without Discipline, Achieving Middle Income Status Might Not Be Possible

[Monitor] The months of March through to May 2017 have seen a bee-hive of activities for Parliament and ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) discussing the budgetary proposals embedded in the ministerial policy statements. Prior to meeting respe…

[Monitor] The months of March through to May 2017 have seen a bee-hive of activities for Parliament and ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) discussing the budgetary proposals embedded in the ministerial policy statements. Prior to meeting respective Committees of Parliament, each MDA prepares adequately to defend its ideas on paper. Unfortunately, many of these MDAs do not make use of the meaning of preparations! Ideally preparations mean planning! One of the critical resources at the disposal of managers in

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Harness Resources, Infrastructure in Public and Private Sector

[Monitor] According to the World Health Organisation Universal Health Coverage (UHC), full access to high-quality services for health promotion, prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, palliation and financial risk protection cannot be achieved without …

[Monitor] According to the World Health Organisation Universal Health Coverage (UHC), full access to high-quality services for health promotion, prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, palliation and financial risk protection cannot be achieved without the meaningful involvement of the private sector. In Uganda, the Ministry of Health saw the need and birthed the Public Private Partnership Policy Framework to facilitate the approach. Universal Health Coverage is premised on the collective understanding that all peopl

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mengo Digs in On Land Title Project

[Monitor] Kampala -Buganda Kingdom premier Charles Peter Mayiga last month directed the Buganda Land Board, (BLB), a corporate body mandated by the Kabaka to manage the Buganda Kingdom land, to issue land titles to all people who have settled on Kabaka…

[Monitor] Kampala -Buganda Kingdom premier Charles Peter Mayiga last month directed the Buganda Land Board, (BLB), a corporate body mandated by the Kabaka to manage the Buganda Kingdom land, to issue land titles to all people who have settled on Kabaka's land.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Private Capital Remittances Reached U.S.$1.078 Billion – World Bank

[Monitor] Kampala -Private capital remittances to Uganda are estimated to have reached $1.078b (Shs3.632 trillion) in 2016 up from $1.049b (about Shs3.631 trillion) in 2015, records from the World Bank have revealed.

[Monitor] Kampala -Private capital remittances to Uganda are estimated to have reached $1.078b (Shs3.632 trillion) in 2016 up from $1.049b (about Shs3.631 trillion) in 2015, records from the World Bank have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Drive Responsibly to Stop Road Carnage

[Monitor] A review of news reports about road accidents across the country will place the Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara highway at the top. Accidents are common on Uganda’s major highways but the frequency and magnitude of road carnage on the Kampala-Masaka-M…

[Monitor] A review of news reports about road accidents across the country will place the Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara highway at the top. Accidents are common on Uganda's major highways but the frequency and magnitude of road carnage on the Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara highway calls for urgent attention. At the weekend, two grisly accidents claimed eight lives on the Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda