Zambia’s First President Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97

Zambia’s First President Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97

Zambia’s founding President and liberation hero Kenneth David Kaunda has died. He was aged 97. He died at a military hospital in Lusaka where he was being treated for pneumonia according to the announcement by his son Kambarage on Wednesday 16th June 2021. Kaunda ruled Zambia from 1964, when the southern African nation won its […]

Who is Rebecca Kadaga?

Who is Rebecca Kadaga?

As we draw closer to the International Women’s Day, we bring you profiles of women driving change in institutions in Uganda. Today we look at Rebecca Kadaga’s achievements and profile. Kadaga was born on 24th May 1956, she is a politician, lawyer by profession and the current Speaker of The Parliament of Uganda . She has […]

How Archbishop Janani Luwum died.

It is now 44 years since Archbishop Janani Luwum was killed. St Janani Luwum is one of the recognised ten martyrs of the 20th century. He was murdered by Ugandan president at the time “Idi Amin Dada” in 1977. The Saint’s murder was a wake-up call for the international community about the inhuman regime that […]

Activist Esther Nakajjigo to be laid to rest today

Activist Esther Nakajjigo to be laid to rest today

Esther Nakajjigo a Ugandan female activist who died in the US in June will be laid to rest today the  25th August 2020 in her home district Masaka. Nakajjigo died after a car she was travelling in was hit by heavy gate due to a storm. Her body was brought back to the country on […]

AIGP Asan Kasingye tests positive for COVID19

AIGP Asan Kasingye tests positive for COVID19

Assistant Inspector General of Police Asan Kasingye has confirmed that he has tested positive for Covid 19. Kasingye broke the news on his twitter page. “BAD NEWS!! I’AM #COVID19 POSITIVE,” Read the tweet. Kasingye has been the first Ugandan police officer to publically announce that they have Covid 19. Ugandans had mixed reactions on this, […]

Dr. Atingi-Ego Assumes Office as Deputy Governor Bank of Uganda

Dr. Atingi-Ego Assumes Office as Deputy Governor Bank of Uganda

Dr. Atingi-Ego assumed his role as the Deputy Governor, Bank of Uganda on August 03, 2020 following his appointment by His Excellency the President on 23 April, 2020. Dr. Atingi-Ego is a seasoned Economist who has served in several capacities at various institutions and brings a wealth of experience to the position of Deputy Governor. […]

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