Business Connect Partners with Government of Burundi to Bring Clean Water to Every Citizen

Business Connect, in partnership with Amazi Water and the country of Burundi, funds testing for VF100 Home Filter GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Business Connect, a social enterprise committed to providing citizens in the Global South affordable and easy access to clean and safe water, recently received global certification from the World Health […]

Uganda: Double Tragedy Facing Economy – Covid-19 and Elections

Although it is difficult to establish how much money those vying for political positions in the country spend on electioneering, the economy usually takes a beating from extravagant election expenditure.Excessive expenditure experienced during election…

Uganda: We Are Phasing Out Regional Visas, Says IGAD Official

ENTEBBE- An official of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has said that scrapping visas will promote free movement of citizens across member states.”Member states are working towards the abolishing visas by 2028 so that citizens in …

Fears Over New COVID-19 Cluster in Australia

SYDNEY – Australian officials are warning they face a “dangerous situation” in the coronavirus pandemic after reporting about 20 newly detected infections in the state of South Australia, its first outbreak since April. After seven months with no commu…

US States Tighten Coronavirus Restrictions After Rise in Cases

Mardi Gras parades have been canceled in New Orleans, the city said Tuesday, as the coronavirus continues to surge in much of the United States. City spokesman Beau Tidwell said at a news conference Tuesday that the celebrations, which were scheduled t…

US States Tighten Coronavirus Restrictions After Rise in Cases

Mardi Gras parades have been canceled in New Orleans, the city said Tuesday, as the coronavirus continues to surge in much of the United States. City spokesman Beau Tidwell said at a news conference Tuesday that the celebrations, which were scheduled t…

Uganda: Gen Muntu Criticises Brig Sande Over Remarks

Masaka- Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) presidential candidate, (Rtd)Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu has castigated the commander of Masaka Mechanised Brigade, Brig Deus Sande, and asked to respect the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) uniform and…