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Makerere University runs out of cash to feed gov’t students

July 17, 2019 by URN

Makerere University does not have money for food and accommodation allowances for the more than 10,000 government-sponsored students next academic year.  The initial allocation of Shs 3.35 billion was reportedly diverted, on...


African youth should get skilled or die as stowaways

Last week, a human body nearly fell on a person sunbathing in his garden in London as a Kenya Airways flight from Nairobi descended on Heathrow International Airport...


Kalangala’s peacefulness, brilliant green stay with you

I have been to many parts of the country, but the invite from Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) to visit Kalangala district (Ssese islands) brought me a lot of excitement. I...

Bosiko finds Dismus a great actor

Bosiko Kataala is the enduring character popularized by a controversial MTN mobile money advert sometime last year. Because Bosiko in the advert wore yellow and a cap, many...