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Dr Ivan Kabuye, a general practitioner at the International Hospital Kampala, said increasingly, many Ugandans are self-medicating, especially on ... KAMPALA - Due to the high cost involved in seeing a medical doctor, many Ugandans have resorted to self-medication, something that could put their lives in ...
The 2016 Uganda census results indicate that 58% of Ugandans are not working. The census further states that for those Ugandans who are above 25 years of age, the situation is worse, with over 90% of them unemployed. We also need to note that as of 2016, Uganda's Gross Domestic Product per capita ...

Screenshot of Ugandan parliamentarian Onesimus Twinamasiko, who said on Ugandan television that “as a man, you need to discipline your wife.” Onesmus Twinamasiko, a member of Uganda's parliament, sparked national outrage by stating in a television interview that men should beat their wives.
I think we are still at exactly the same point. Because, the chief security person in this country is President Museveni," he said. "So, as long as he is the president, commander in chief, I doubt if any of these guys have the ability to transform the security architecture of this country.” For Ugandans, a new police ...
Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has queried NRM party chairman Gen Yoweri Museveni's leadership abilities to continue as president of Uganda following the increasing cases of kidnaps and murder in the country. Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine said that the centre can no longer hold and the ...
Abraham Luzzi commonly known as Mr.Economy says that he is a very good friend of SK Mbuga and it hurts him that Ugandans are saying he is a thief. Luzzi said he is ensuring that he gets money to sustain Mbuga. He added by saying that there are people that wanted to ensure that Mbuga comes to his ...

Now I could always ask myself, are these artists' Ugandans, Are they registered voters? Are they constitutionally allowed to be in support of any candidate or they are only limited to performing on stage? Of course the answer remains that they are Ugandans and they have choices of who to support and who ...
However, all this can become irrelevant if Ugandans do not support our hospitality industry by visiting the various heritage, historical and archeological sites, national parks and game reserves. Let us embrace what has been gifted to us by nature and demystify the long held view that these attractions are ...
Media can all be awash with stories of police officers incase anything bad happens and its committed by an officer, media makes it look like it's the worst among all crimes committed by the other Ugandans. Those who read and watch these news stories must keep in mind that the media only recounts ...
Barclays Uganda and Vivo energy have unveiled a Visa-backed pre-paid card that will help shoppers go about their purchases without having to carry cash. Barclays CEO Rakesh Jha said last week that there were more than 16 million unbanked Ugandans aged above 18 years, which makes the card ...
Guests attending New Year celebrations at the Chinese embassy. PHOTOS: Maria Wamala. KAMPALA - Ugandans who gathered at the Chinese embassy on Friday in Kololo, Kampala were thrilled by the different activities showcased in preparation for the Chinese New Year slated for February 16, 2018.
WAKISO - The family of fallen musician Moses Ssekibogo (Mowzey Radio) has lauded Ugandans and for the overwhelming support they gave them after ... to convey our heartfelt appreciation to His Excellency the President and Ugandans for their support rendered to us," Meddie Ssembaji, Radio's brother, ...
According the results, 28.8% Ugandans want increased investment in the general heathcare compared to the Government's planned 12.07% in the next ... KAMPALA - Majority of Ugandans want the Government to increase investment in the healthcare in the 2018/19 financial year, according to a new ...
The state-owned New Vision followed, claiming the actor in the headline, “Ugandan film star Kaluuya nominated for Oscar award.” Africanews captures some of the nationalist sentiments expressed by Ugandans on receiving the news. “Ugandans now have one more reason to wait for the Academy Awards ...
SMU student finds common ground with Ugandans. SMU student finds common ground with Ugandans Mr Tan Rui Feng (far right) at one of the local ... He said: "Ugandans are friendly and welcoming. They will share with you their life stories if you are willing to listen. "When I talk to the local people and the ...
The head of Central Uganda Field in the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church, Bishop Samuel Kajjoba, said many Ugandans seem to be comfortable in positions they hold, which is dangerous. “You must look beyond where you are and get to know what is outside your comfort zone. Many people are ...
KAMPALA - Ugandans have been urged to change their mindsets and start using locally-available resources to achieve sustainable development, instead of ... Local government state minister Jennifer Namuyangu said by taking charge of their development agendas, Ugandans will be able to achieve ...

The USA and UK anti-globalization influenza is spreading very first and catching many countries. Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli wants all immigrants, including Ugandans protected by the East Africa Community protocols, out of his country. As a result, two of my relatives that had been working ...
Given that French is already strong in Africa, (spoken in as many as 30 African countries and deeply entrenched as an official language in Francophone countries) coupled with its geographical situation in the Great Lakes region, French speaking Ugandans would be advantaged, since this is a basic ...
Whereas, the “bafere” are busy masquerading in offices, the private sector is another area that a lot of exploitation and manipulation of the Ugandans from Diaspora are fleeced. For instance, on the review of the various parties held in disguise of the Diaspora, many were fleeced. Such events, have been ...
All said, the indigenous Ugandans are yet to answer the call from some of the sailing enthusiasts to join the rather exciting water sport. Diarmuid O'brian, a commodore at the VNSC was quoted last year saying a section of Ugandans remain fearful of the sport. However there is this perpetual vague feeling ...
Immigrant communities around the world have a specific identity, each with something that separates them from others; whenever one travels, they would want to dine at Asian restaurants, Ethiopians are fast joining the trade, and Nigerians on the other hand have also mastered some craft. This is not the ...
Some Ugandans completely disregard their own safety just to respond to a friend on WhatsApp. So they will nonchalantly cross a road with their eyes firmly on their phone, in total disregard of vehicular traffic. Others will multi-task between controlling the steering-wheel of their cars and responding to that ...
The Opposition in Parliament has implored Ugandans to show them the next course of action in the battle against the passed Constitution (Amendment) Bill, to lift the presidential age limit. In a news conference on Friday at the parliamentary building in Kampala, the opposition MPs led by Winnie Kiiza, the ...
Tabaro, who was yesterday speaking at the launch of a book titled: Beyond the Fourth Heritage at Makerere University, said that instead of taking head on the challenges that have kept Africa and Uganda backward, many Ugandans pre-occupied with self-pity and are trapped in the colonial mentality of ...
A new study by the East African NGO, Twaweza, has found that eight out of every 10 Ugandans are convinced that government is doing a bad job at controlling inflation, creating jobs and fighting corruption. The launch of the study's report took place at Hotel Africana in Kampala on Tuesday. Up to 2,000 ...
A survey conducted by civil society organizations has indicated that 85 per cent of Ugandans do not support the proposed constitutional amendment to lift caps on the presidential age. The study, titled: 'Citizen's Perceptions on the Proposed Amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution' was ...
The study explains that monetary inducements and violence unleashed at Ugandans affects their free choice. Report2 703x422. A country wide survey conducted for two years indicated that Ugandans most especially in rural areas are not socially and economically empowered to choose their own leaders ...
KAMPALA - In a series of meetings with Ugandans living abroad, President Yoweri Museveni has pledged free land as an incentive to lure back to set up ... "He also promised to set up a diaspora workplan and investment implementation strategy, which will enable Ugandans living abroad to invest in the ...
Ugandans recently celebrated the 37th Tarehe Sita Day for the National Resistance Army (NRA) that led us in a revolution that has transformed the nation. The role played by Uganda's gallant men and women in uniform for the liberation of this country is commendable. They have continued to serve their ...
BUTALEJA - President Yoweri Museveni has said nobody will disturb the peace of Ugandans, as the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) marked its 37th ... The support of the people of Uganda, sound ideological mission of the force and good leadership by President Museveni, according to Muhoozi.
Four Ugandan government officials have been suspended amid allegations of inflating refugee figures. Uganda's Commissioner for Refugees Apollo Kazungu and three of his senior staff are being investigated. Investigations will also consider whether officials from UN aid agencies were involved. Uganda ...
President Yoweri Museveni has said that no one can disturb the peace enjoyed by Ugandans following the great sacrifices made by the people of Uganda. He made the remark while speaking at the memorial mass of the late Prince Bernard Richard Olanya Lagony and other members of his family in Bunga ...
PIC: Christians praying to usher in the New Year at the 16th Passover Festival 2017 by Pastor Joseph Serwadda of Victory Church Ndeeba. This was at Namboole Stadium on Sunday. (Credit: Godfrey Kimono) The calender has once again made a full 12-month cycle and now we flip to yet another set of ...
“A total of 23 young women were killed and these murderers were taking advantage of the gap in our security due to lack of cameras.” However, he said this has been fixed and assured Ugandans of security. “I want to assure Ugandans of their security. UPDF launched an air attack on ADF in Eastern DRC.
Kampala - Two Ugandan musicians were released on bail on Wednesday after being charged with disturbing the peace of veteran President Yoweri Museveni for a song suggesting he should retire, their lawyer said. Singer David Mugema and music producer John Muwanguzi were accused of having ...
The Minister of State for Relief and Disaster Preparedness and Refugees Musa Echweru has said the culture of volunteerism needs to be restored to what it was in the old days in Uganda. Echweru on Tuesday joined pupils of Nakivubo Blue Primary School, a number of who are refugees and The United ...
Cape Town, South Africa — Four young Ugandans have started a six month training and mentoring programme after they recently made the shortlist of the prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation. The four Ugandans are among 16 talented engineers selected from Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, ...
The four main shared behavioural risk factors for non-communicable diseases include smoking, alcohol abuse, physical inactivity, especially those in the middle class and unhealthy diet by many Ugandans. Dr Bruce Kirega, the director of Makerere University Lung Institute, explained that tobacco use ...
Government recently received a new Global Fund grant worth $478 million for a three year period from 2018-2020 under the theme “Quest for Improved Health Service Delivery” to help sustain the gains achieved in the Fight Against HIV, TB and Malaria. Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The ...
The prestigious Awards programme, now in its fourth and final year, celebrates exceptional young people aged 18 to 29 from across the Commonwealth and the work they are undertaking to improve lives across a diverse range of issues. Bidemu 703x422. Bazil Mwotta Biddemu. The Queen's Young ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The state of Uganda population report 2017 shows by 2025, the number of Ugandans will be 46million from the current estimated 36million. By 2030, this number will have risen to 63million Ugandans. Speaking at the launch of the report on Nov.23, National ...
Nairobi — GOtv Shield champions AFC Leopards are on the verge of signing two Ugandan players as head coach Robert Matano begins to rebuild the team ahead of the new season and particularly their participation in the CAF Confederations Cup. Chairman Dan Mule has revealed that Matano had been ...
Bukoma Alex: He united politicians at that time, roads around LUBAGA CHURCH were constructed, KCCA ordered building owners near roads to put pavers, new traffic lights were put along Entebbe road, and many youths were arrested that they were logs (idlers) and also Kabushenga sold rosaries each ...
Kampala — Retired Supreme Court Justice George William Kanyeihamba has a direct question for MPs seeking to amend the constitution so that President Yoweri Museveni can stay on. "Do you want to say that the movement (ruling party - NRM) hasn't groomed anyone capable of replacing Museveni?".
The first deputy Prime Minister, Kirunda Kivejinja greats the Auditor General, John Muwanga and the Ethics and Intergrity Minister, Father Simon Lokodo Looks on during the launch of the Anti Corruption Week activities Login to license this image from 1$. In short. The call was made by several ...
Anti-age limit removal protestors at a rally in Kireka, Kampala. A survey shows Ugandans are not satisfied with the way democracy works.
The newly elected president of Forum for Democratic Change party Patrick Oboi Amuriat is promising to cause a Zimbabwe-like insurrection which will sweep president Museveni out of power. Speaking to NTV this afternoon two days after his election as president of FDC, Amuriat says his plans to achieve ...
He said that Ugandans should not only stop at importing rice for eating but also start growing and exporting it. “Rice is not only for eating.
The Uganda Bible Society is overseeing an arduous exercise where different people will write by hand parts of the Bible to make a complete ...


 

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