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IN THE INDEPENDENT: Stella Nyanzi’s obscenity war

In The Independent this week:   COVER STORY Stella Nyanzi’s obscenity war: Museveni runs to defend wife in pile of blunders THE LAST WORD On Museveni-Besigye talks: How the opposition leader has blundered on the chance to promote his political project – if he has any ANALYSIS What happened to PAC?: Dormancy of …

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THE INDEPENDENT: Kaweesi case divides police, CMI, ISO

In The Independent this week: COVER STORY Kaweesi case divides police, CIID, CMI, ISO: Main investigator was sidelined by Kayihura NEWS ANALYSIS Motor vehicle inspection deal: Is the mandatory vehicle inspection exercise manned by multinational company, SGS worth it for Uganda? THE LAST WORD Africa through North Korean eyes: Why …

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Five The Independent writers nominated for top Ugandan journalism awards

Haggai Matsiko leads a team of five The Independent writers shortlisted for the Uganda National Journalism Awards 2017. The African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) on Thursday announced a shortlist of 80 journalists whose 95 stories/entries have been evaluated for final accolades by a panel of 16 judges. Investigative journalist Matsiko was nominated as a finalist for …

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IN THE INDEPENDENT: FDC faces break-up

COVER STORY: FDC faces break-up: Whatsapp war as Nandala quits Besigye camp against Muntu THE LAST WORD Trump’s war with the press: How the new US president is bursting the Washington bubble and annoying the nation’s hypocrites ANALYSIS After Park Yard evictions: Can Hamis Kiggundu deliver on his promise? BUSINESS …

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IN THE INDEPENDENT: Hunger in Uganda?

COVER STORY Hunger in Uganda: Does country have a food or policy problem? THE LAST WORD Uganda’s agricultural crisis: How politics, not the drought, explains the current famine our country is experiencing. ANALYSIS Secrets of ongoing registrations: Link to President Museveni unknown birthday and why many Ugandans don’t like that. …

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In this week’s THE INDEPENDENT COVER STORY Unmasking TVO: An investigation reveals who really is behind Facebook character. THE LAST WORD Why are Ugandans so angry?: How economic success has tended to create more political trouble for Museveni than comfort. ANALYSIS Corruption growing in local governments: Auditor General names most …

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