A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to the poor won a $1 million prize on Sunday for his work teaching in a government-run school that has just one computer and shoddy internet access.
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A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to the poor won a $1 million prize on Sunday for his work teaching in a government-run school that has just one computer and shoddy Internet access.The annual Global Teacher
[Monitor] Entebbe -Police in Entebbe fired live bullets and teargas canisters to disperse angry taxi operators in Kitooro Taxi Park protesting against payment of Shs6, 000 to the operators association per route.
Uganda on Thursday launched the China-built Isimba Hydropower Dam in the country's east. The $568 million dam is expected to improve access to power in Uganda, where less than 30 percent of people are on the grid, and cut power costs.However, the
Uganda has launched a Chinese-built hydropower dam in the eastern part of the country, which will improve access to power but at the cost of the local environment. The$568 million Isimba Hydropower Dam will cut electricity costs and put more
[Monitor] The presentation of an impolite poem allegedly written to insult the person of the president, calmed tension, as the trial of Researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi kicked off at Buganda Road Court on Wednesday.
Around one in 15 people affected by tuberculosis are likely get the treatable fungal infection aspergillosis according to new research by experts at The University of Manchester and Gulu Referral Hospital, Uganda.
Uganda's president is denying support for rebels opposed to Rwanda's government as tensions between the two East African neighbors persist, raising fears of a possible armed conflict.In a letter to Rwandan President Paul Kagame published on Tuesday
[ISS] Regional tensions in the Great Lakes are reaching an alarming level, with neighbours Rwanda and Uganda publicly raising the tone over the past few weeks. This is unusual - the two presidents usually prefer to settle their differences behind
Uganda is investigating a supply of food from the World Food Program after three people died and 262 others got sick, police said.People suffered diarrhea, nose bleeds and other health problems after eating food provided by the United Nations food
[Monitor] President Museveni on Monday accepted a resolution by the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC) caucus to lead his party and the country into 2021 elections and beyond.
March 19, 2019 2:44 PMKAMPALA (REUTERS) - Uganda is investigating a supply of food from the World Food Programme (WFP) after three people died and more than 150 others became sick in recent days, police said.
Members of parliament from Uganda's ruling party are backing President Yoweri Museveni's attempt to win another term, according to a resolution adopted at their ongoing meeting late Sunday.A victory at the next election, in 2021, could extend the
[Monitor] Horticulture farmer James Kisaame, 50, is one of the okra exporters in Uganda. He has grown the vegetable for the last 20 years and many people in Buwege, Nsuube have nicknamed him Okra since he was the first person to grow the vegetable
South Sudan's main rebel group is calling on President Salva Kiir to provide funds to implement last year's peace agreement and is demanding that Sudan and Uganda apply pressure on Kiir to cough up the money. The government and the rebel Sudan