Error
  • Category not found
Log in

Viewpoint

DR JIMMY SPIRE SSENTONGO

How much of what we buy do we really need?

Erma Bombeck, an American humorist, observes that “the odds of going to the store [supermarket]...

Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda

UPE results proof of ailing government

Results from last year’s Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) were released last Friday by the Uganda...

MOSES KHISA

Letter to US ambassador to Uganda

Dear Ambassador Deborah Malac, Greetings from Raleigh, North Carolina. I am writing to you through this...

Pius Muteekani Katunzi

Museveni could soil himself with Dott Services

There is a folk song (Ofunda n’omubi) commonly performed by Afrigo band with a storyline...

Kirungi Fideri

Africa might be a ‘shithole’ but we love it here!

The United States of America president, Donald Trump, kicked up a shit storm when he...

Editorial

After meat and fish, let’s now go for tainted fuel

Last week opened pretty much with the unsettling news of the arrest of butchers, accused...

OUR READERS

Your mail: Convicts should not get government salary

Section 46 of the Anti-Corruption Act 2009 provides that a convicted person “shall be disqualified...

DR JIMMY SPIRE SSENTONGO

Let’s take the mental health of our leaders more seriously

On December 15, 2017, the Society for Justice and National Unity (SoJNU) – a national...

Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda

Why is Tanzania expelling Ugandans?

The USA and UK anti-globalization influenza is spreading very first and catching many countries. Tanzanian...

MOSES KHISA

Social media has become a sideshow from real problems

I must confess I am not social media savvy. I know little about its full functioning. Over...

Editorial

It’s time to clean up local food industry

At least 10 people were last week arrested by a combined team of Kampala Capital...

DICKSON KWESIGA

Road traffic control can’t just be done haphazardly!

Anyone that knows anything about air traffic control knows that one of the most important...

Pius Muteekani Katunzi

Ignore social media lies on sale of The Observer

Skeptics predicted the death of newspapers with the advent of new and social media. The optimists...

YUSUF SERUNKUMA

Uganda has been invaded by rich idiots

Writing about wealth, political economist Karl Marx argued that the rich could only become rich...

OUR READERS

Your mail: Can NRM sip on Odrek Rwabwogo’s wisdom?

Last year, parliament acrimoniously passed the controversial Constitution Amendment (No 2) Bill of 2017. The...