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Internet shutdown: Security versus outright tyranny

Internet shutdown: Security versus outright tyranny

Africa-Press - Uganda. On the eve of the January 14 General Election, Uganda experienced a nationwide Internet shutdown. This is after government through its...
We need peace thinkers and leaders

We need peace thinkers and leaders

Africa-Press - Uganda. Ugandans have been commended for the peaceful exercise of presidential and parliamentary elections. The rather surprise behaviour followed a wave of violence...
Ankole cow, free market, and fateful Jan 14 election

Ankole cow, free market, and fateful Jan 14 election

Africa-Press - Uganda. Last week, we argued that people’s culture, where they live (in hilly or low lands), and their history can shape how...
Turn up to vote for local govt leaders

Turn up to vote for local govt leaders

Africa-Press - Uganda. The issue: Elections Our view: All Ugandans should take the issue of elections serious so as to ensure that focused and effective leaders take...
Is Uganda’s Opposition part of the mass line?

Is Uganda’s Opposition part of the mass line?

Africa-Press - Uganda. While the President was passionate about selling the so-called “mass line” in his victory speech, he at the same time lamented...
Africa needs stronger continent-focused media brands to guide her elite mindset

Africa needs stronger continent-focused media brands to guide her elite mindset

Africa-Press - Uganda. Africans constitute the largest chunk of consumers of content of the BBC, according to a 2016 BBC article. At the same...
Be mindful while depositing rent money

Be mindful while depositing rent money

Africa-Press - Uganda. How do you resurrect from the shock of being defrauded on the excuse that you have to deposit on rent? Rachel...
Who benefits from poll violence?

Who benefits from poll violence?

Africa-Press - Uganda. Uganda went to the polls last week to elect president and Members of parliament and the election process will continue until...
What differentiates schooling, education

What differentiates schooling, education

Africa-Press - Uganda. On December 1, I read an article in this news paper by Dr Muniini K Mulera titled: ‘Academic qualification not a...
Why Museveni lost Busoga to Kyagulanyi

Why Museveni lost Busoga to Kyagulanyi

Africa-Press - Uganda. The January 14 presidential elections produced some of the biggest surprises for President Museveni and his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM)...