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The Untold Story : From Kakajjo to Moscow

By Waiswa Ebony……….. Very few people know that I have ever been in Russia studied there boozed like a fish had fun with Russian girls, saw the white night in St.Peters burg, was there when Clinton visited in the middle of winter and Russian Migs dispersing chemicals in the clouds and turned winter into summer […]

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Uganda’s controversial Bill: Coffee Stakeholders Views on Govt Processing Plans

By Robert Kabushenga……. The current coffee debate started in Dec. 2019 with the controversial Bill that later became law. Since then, some of us who are active in different parts of the value chain have been exchanging ideas on what can be done. I am going to share them here.We had hoped that there would […]

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Madagascar minister Serge Gelle swims 12 hours to safety after chopper crash

Agencies A Madagascan minister was one of the two survivors, to have swum at least 12 hours to safety on December 21, following the crash of a helicopter off the country’s northeast coast, authorities confirmed. A search is said to be still ongoing for two other passengers after the crash on Monday, whose cause hasn’t […]

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President Museveni juggles ambassadors

President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday announced shifting changes in Uganda’s  ambassadorial appointments that saw new faces as some notable figures missed out on the list.In a State House statement, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni replaced Dr Crispus Kiyonga as the country’s ambassador to Beijing with Oliver Wanekha – who has been Uganda’s representative to Rwanda.Retired Maj […]

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Finance and Sports Ministers grilled over delayed financing of construction works for Akii-Bua and Buhinga stadia

By Saidat Nassali The Education Committee of Parliament has grilled the Ministers of Finance and that of Education and sports over delayed financing of construction works for Akii-Bua and Buhinga stadia in Lira-kabarole districts.Buhinga stadium is proposed to be a 26000 seater at a cost of US Dollars 64.9Million while Akii-Bua Olympic stadium 30,000 seaters […]