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Friday, 07-31-15, 20:51A Village School Struggling With Solar Energy to Ensure Good Education[Monitor] It is a global trend now with most developing countries focusing their plan on rural electrification in a bid for the rural communities to catch up in various developments just like their counterparts in urban areas. read more...
Friday, 07-31-15, 11:532016 Elections - Mbabazi 'Gives Up' On NRM[Observer] Former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi says he will contest for the 2016 presidency but not on the ruling party's National Resistance Movement (NRM) ticket. read more...
Friday, 07-31-15, 11:38South Sudan Must Have Peace At Last[Observer] Before he left Ethiopia after an East African tour early this week, United States President Barack Obama met President Museveni of Uganda, Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta and Ethiopia's prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn, among other leaders, in Addis Ababa to discuss the situation in South Sudan. read more...
Thursday, 07-30-15, 13:35Who Will Weep for Teacher Kiribata?[Monitor] Will the government take any notice of the teacher who died in the most unfortunate circumstances, falling as he did off a jackfruit tree in Kyansi village, Bukomansimbi? Don't hold your breath. read more...
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:04Education With Skills Will Empower Youth to Create Wealth - President[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has called on Ugandans to ensure food and income security through wealth creation projects that are cost effective to fight household poverty. read more...
Thursday, 07-30-15, 9:27Govt Officials Aiding Human Trafficking - Report[Monitor] Kampala -Despite a ban on recruiting domestic workers for employment overseas, licensed and unlicensed agencies continue to recruit Ugandans for employment abroad, which has turned into trafficking, a new report indicates. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 9:18I Have Been Fighting Greedy People - Museveni[Monitor] Kaberamaido/Kumi -President Museveni has said he is always in fights with greedy people in Public Service demanding for a salary increment so that they can "eat the money" at the expense of national development. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 9:17House Passes New Anti-Tobacco Law[Monitor] Parliament -MPs yesterday passed the Tobacco Control bill, 2014, into law with several changes, bringing an end to a debate that in most cases was as controversial as it has been embarrassing. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 8:35Besigye Supporters, Police Clash At Rally[Monitor] Mbarara -There was chaos in Mbarara Municipality on Sunday when Dr Kizza Besigye's supporters clashed with police after a rally at Booma Grounds. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 12:24Shisha Smoking May be Banned[Monitor] Smoking shisha and selling it could by the end of this week become a criminal activity after Members of Parliament in an emergency meeting in a Kampala hotel resolved to legislate against it. read more...

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