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AfDB sets up $3 billion loan facility

20 African countries sign up to get quick loans for ICT, roads and energy projects July 29, 2015 wa...

Akena faction tightens grip on UPC leadership

Delegates feted as National Council meeting confronts party financing organ Self-declared Uganda Pe...

No healthcare for the poor

Public health facilities are wretched and private care, insurance, are unaffordable Edward Mubiru s...

Districts fail to spend Shs2.3 trillion

But they now want Shs6.6 trillion. What for? Buyende town is not really a town. It is a collection ...

In Burundi looms new civil war

Most nights, the city rattles with bursts of automatic gunfire and the blasts of grenades It starte...

UGANDA TALKS
Why ThoughtWorks Is Closing Their Ugandan Office?
On 27th November 2015, ThoughtWorks, a global software development and delivery organization will close its Ugandan office due to a number of factors. Coming to Uganda, the company had aimed at concentrating on health-related software development by channeling all global requirements to Uganda. This
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The price of a bride
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Kenyatta’s visit clears oil, trade huddles
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Katosi road saga
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Oguttu’s pointless opposition
How dangerous can confusion between Leader of Opposition and Opposition Chief Whip be? But not one . . .
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Cover:Why NRM should fear Mbabazi.

Business:16 vie for 6 oil blocks.

Health: Regular medical checkups.

Museveni’s failure to name Chief Justice:
President Yoweri Museveni on April.14 told
a team from the Uganda Law Society (ULS)
that the Constitutional Case over the reappointment of Benjamin Odoki is the reason
he hasn’t acted on the crisis it has caused but
experts say that this might be a perfect cover
for the President’s incompetence, fear, and
indecision over the CJ affair.
Museveni failure to
appoint Chief Justice
Columns
3 // Off-line
4 // Inbox
6 // The Week
7 // News Makers
On MPs kicking
out UMEME
By Harold Acemah
How NRM
Caucus is
murdering
democracy
By Peter Nyanzi
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Ogwang Charles:
From a star
footballer to an
engineer, a lesson
for other footballers
INtERvIEW
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Ebola virus in Guinea is
new strain: The virus that
has caused a deadly Ebola
epidemic in Guinea is the
first case to be recorded in
West Africa but researchers
say it emerged locally.
HEALtH
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Incompetence or Strategy?