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Monthly Archives: April 2014

CORRECTION – Harvard Kennedy School Establishes Fellowship for Students from the Middle East and North Africa

CORRECTION – Harvard Kennedy School Establishes Fellowship for Students from the Middle East and North Africa

OSLO, Norway, April 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DNO International ASA (“DNO International”), the Norwegian oil and gas company, notes that the Harvard Kennedy School has today issued the following press release.

DNO International ASA…

Mourinho tactics under spotlight against rampant Atletico Madrid

Mourinho tactics under spotlight against rampant Atletico Madrid

London- Jose Mourinho’s tactical nous will once more be under the spotlight when Chelsea meet rampant Atletico Madrid in the Uefa Champions League at Stamford Bridge tonight.

Chelsea manager Mourinho was accused of “parking two …

Punish NSSF officials, IGG directs

Punish NSSF officials, IGG directs

KAMPALA. The Inspector General of Government has asked Finance minister Maria Kiwanuka to reprimand two officials including former National Social Security Fund managing director, Richard Byarugaba, over several deals, where the Fund lost Shs100 million.…

Farmers linked to input dealers

Farmers linked to input dealers

Farmers growing crops ranging from fruits, cereals, legumes and vegetables now have the benefit of getting agro-input services directly on their farms. This could be quality seed as well as application of fertilisers and herbicides …

Patch up holes on your floor

Patch up holes on your floor

Do holes keep forming on your floor and make your house look ugly? You might at times feel like concealing them with a carpet. However, when you do this, the holes will still form. Therefore, …

Rugby: Elgon Cup on verge of extinction

Rugby: Elgon Cup on verge of extinction

Kampala- After a decade of power imbalance in the annual Elgon Cup, record winners Kenya want out.

Although Uganda still want to be a part of it, eight-time winners Kenya say it is no longer …

Road to Morocco 2015: Who will make the cut?

Road to Morocco 2015: Who will make the cut?

KAMPALA- A grueling quarter of the year awaits Uganda when Morocco 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers begin next month.

The Cranes face Madagascar away on May 16-18 before the return leg end month. MauritaniaEquatorial Guinea lurk …

Kenya’s Kemboi Victory Dance Excites USPA Gala

Kenya’s Kemboi Victory Dance Excites USPA Gala

Bobi Wine, Nubian Lee and Khalifa AgaNaga were lined up to perform at the Uganda Sports Press Association (Uspa) gala 2014, held last Saturday at Imperial Royale hotel.

Bobi stole the show by mixing and …

Electronic Cargo Tracking to Start

Electronic Cargo Tracking to Start

Electronic tracking of goods imported to Uganda or passing through to other countries will start on Friday, Uganda Revenue Authority has said. In a statement, the revenue body has listed nine products which they will …

Leaked Tapes – Bishop Attacks Gen Kayihura

Leaked Tapes – Bishop Attacks Gen Kayihura

Police chief Kale Kayihura has come in for sharp criticism from an unlikely quarter, the Catholic Church. Bishop Paul Ssemogerere, of Kasana-Luweero diocese, said recently that Gen Kayihura lacked the will and commitment to fight …

A Year Later, Has PVOC Locked Out Fake Goods?

A Year Later, Has PVOC Locked Out Fake Goods?

The Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVOC) was seen as magic bullet to save Ugandans from sub-standard imported goods – especially from Asia. But nearly a year later, Simon Musasizi finds that opinion is …

Dire World Where Pregnant Women Stand No Chance

Dire World Where Pregnant Women Stand No Chance

With the 2015 deadline for the millennium development goals (MDGs) fast approaching, Uganda still lags behind in its targets. MDG goals four and five provide for the reduction of child mortality rate by two thirds …

Fashion – Women Take Over Hats Too

Fashion – Women Take Over Hats Too

Hats were made for men, just like trousers. But like we have taken over and revolutionalised trousers into high-waists, leggings and now jeggings, we have also taken over hats. One thing is for sure though, …