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Robin Kisti starts humanitarian campaign in US

It might be some good years since Robinah Nambooze Kisitu aka Robin Kisti left her NTV job and went to the US but no, we have not stopped stalking her. Kisti, who has been silent is back in the news for a good cause. As you read this, the former TV presenter together with a […]

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Triplets meet top US celebrities, thanks to French Montana’s track

The Triplets dance group is in the USA where they went to perform alongside French Montana and Swae Lee during the BET slated but their trip is proving much more than they bargained for. Immediately they arrived in the US, the dancers were ushered into a limousine at the airport and this was much more […]

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THE LAST WORD: Inside Rwanda’s politics of unity

THE LAST WORD: Why other political parties in Rwanda have endorsed the candidacy of Paul Kagame The Last Word | ANDREW M. MWENDA|  The government of Rwanda has been working with a concept called “Ndi’omunyarwanda” i.e. I am a Munyarwanda. It seeks to facilitate people to see themselves as Rwandans, not as Hutus or Tutsis. Some […]

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ANALYSIS: Land killings in Apaa

A victim of the recent attacks in hospital Forced demarcation has put an end to the peaceful coexistence between the Acholi and the Madi Kampala, Uganda | RONALD MUSOKE |  On June 7, the nation was shocked again when the on-and-off Apaa land conflict in the northern district of Amuru escalated into violence, this time leaving eight […]

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Busoga Leaders Urge Gov’t To Step Up Child Protection

Busoga Leaders Urge Gov’t To Step Up Child Protection The Kyabazinga of Busoga has asked local communities, government and leaders to make child protection a priority and ensure that their rights are observed. Kyabazinga William Wilberforce Kadhumbula Gabula Nadine was speaking at the Day of the African Child celebrations in Kamuli district. “There should be […]

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Guinea’s President Criticises Foreign Countries’ Interference in AU Matters

Guinea’s President Criticises Foreign Countries’ Interference in AU Matters The President of Guinea Alpha Conde has urged African leaders to continue taking charge about issues that affect their countries and the continent and stop taking foreign funding in the African Union. President Condé now on a two-day State visit to Uganda is a man on […]

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Africa: Changing Perceptions on Display at U.S.-Africa Business Summit in DC

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -“We must change the lenses with which we look at Africa from the traditional development mindset to an investment mindset,” Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), told last week’s U.S.-Africa Business Summit.

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Bebe Cool Among The Headlining Artistes At Purple Party Mbarara

Last year on Saturday the 7th of May, Kampala and Mbarara based performers took Mbarara fans on an entertainment journey at the sold out Purple Party Mbarara edition that took place at Heat Bar. The land of milk and honey was the second district to after Jinja to have an experience of this purple themed […]

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America, China in US$ 4bn Uganda refinery deal race

Kampala, Uganda | HAGGAI MATSIKO | President Yoweri Museveni and technocrats at the Energy Ministry are set to pick an investor for Uganda’s $4 billion refinery but details of what is emerging from negotiations and due diligence meetings is troubling. Insiders say the in-fighting, intrigue and lobbying that has undermined previous infrastructure projects is as expected threatening […]

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PAKISTAN: 123 dead, more than 100 injured in oil tanker fire

Pakistani rescue workers gather near burnt bodies after an oil tanker caught fire following an accident on a highway near the town of Ahmedpur East, some 670 kilometres (416 miles) from Islamabad on June 25, 2017. Ahmedpur East, Pakistan | AFP |  At least 123 people were killed and scores injured in a fire that […]

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