Hanergy lance une campagne RSE afin d’apporter un éclairage solaire accessible en Afrique

« Humbrella », le film fin à énergie solaire de la société, contribuera à développer l’accès à une électricité propre et gratuite BEIJING, 30 avril 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hanergy, une entreprise multinationale pionnière dans le domaine des énergies renouvelables, a annoncé ce jour le lancement de son projet « Lighting Africa », dans le cadre duquel l’entreprise fera don à l’Afrique de […]

‘Expedite Witness Protection Law’

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah, has emphasized the need to protect court witnesses before, during and after the adjudication of cases.Oulanyah, who was speaking during a workshop organized for MPs on the Committees on Human Rights and…

184 UGANDANS GRANTED DUAL CITIZENSHIP IN DENMARK AND SWEDEN

STOCKHOLM–A total of 184 Ugandans living in Nordic countries have been granted dual citizenship in Denmark and Sweden.The development followed President Yoweri Museveni’s recent directive to the Internal Affairs ministry to take immigration services n…

OVER 180 UGANDANS GRANTED DUAL CITIZENSHIP IN THE NORDICS

KAMPALA– A total of 184 Ugandans living in Nordic countries have been granted dual citizenship in Denmark and Sweden.The development followed President Yoweri Museveni’s recent directive to the Internal Affairs ministry to take immigration services ne…

Hanergy Launches CSR Campaign to Bring Accessible Solar Powered Lighting to Africa

Company’s innovative thin-film solar powered “Humbrella” to help increase access to clean and free electricity BEIJING, April 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hanergy, a pioneering multinational clean energy company, today announced the launch of its “Lighting Africa” Project, under which the company will donate its first off line bath of solar-powered Humbrella, which is worth of a […]

Autism Poses Special Challenges in Africa

The 4-year-old Cote d’Ivoire boy couldn’t walk, speak or feed himself. He was so unlike most other kids that his grandparents hesitated to accept him. The slightly older Kenyan boy was so restless that his primary-school teachers beat him, until they d…

Finance political parties to support minorities – Kadaga

The Speaker of Parliament,Rebecca Kadaga has asked parliaments to provide funds as an incentive to minorities to compete for leadership positions.Kadaga said parliaments should make it a requirement for political parties to identify their cadres who be…

“Reduce external financing to boost local growth”

Members of the civil society have recommended increased funding to the energy and environment sectors for the 2018/19 financial year, so as to address some of the financing gaps therein.The energy sector received funding of shs1.8 trillion in 2017/18, …

Identify the cause of street children – Oulanyah

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah has asked legislators and civil society to focus on the cause of street children before they can solve the problem.Oulanyah was speaking at breakfast meeting on street children between Members of Parliam…

Parliament asks for audit of learners project

Parliament has voted for a forensic audit on the Leaners’ Project under the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA).The project that was spearheaded by the Ministries of Internal Affairs and Education and Sport is aimed at registering…

UN Peacekeepers Uncover Suspected Mass Graves in DRC

U.N. investigators have uncovered what they believe to be five mass graves in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, the scene of nearly 20 years of fierce ethnic fighting.A new report says U.N. peacekeepers found the suspected mass burials last mon…

CAOs seek salary increment

Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) have demanded a monthly gross pay of Shs13.5 million up from the net Shs1.7 million they currently. The CAOs who are the accounting officers for the Ministry of Local Government at the district level say they handle…