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Four policemen remanded over torture of Kamwenge mayor

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 11:26
The suspects were charged on Friday evening with one count of torture contrary to section 4 of the Prevention and Prohibition of Torture Act 2012 and another charge of doing grievance harm contrary to section 219 of the Penal Code Act

11-year-old boy takes care of family

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 08:00
On a daily basis, Sunday Dradriga looks after his blind mother and four siblings including two, who are blind

Why are employees easily lured into fraudulent activities?

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Dear Sir, why are employees easily lured into fraudulent activities later on in their careers than at the beginning?

Workplace: Boost morale

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
After working for eight years as an engineer, Andrew decided to quit his job. He had virtually lost interest in working for the company, which he blamed for having ‘frustrated’ his career plan.

It is normal to disagree professionally

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Society has all sorts of people, therefore, be sure there will always be that one person you will never agree with either by choice or by design.

Vocational education can be a game changer in Uganda

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Most Ugandans consider technical education to be for academically weak students. Parents take their children to technical institutes when they have failed to look for good schools and technical education become last choice. T

Yes, Mobutu’s Zaire had music; what about Museveni’s Uganda?

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
There was Sozaplast (Societe Zairoise de Plastique), Saza (Savon Zairoise), Sotexik (Societe Texitile du Kisangani) and many others. Ugandans smuggled coffee to Zaire and returned with cheap cotton fabrics made by Sotexik, soap made by Saza, plastic shoes made by Sozaplast. But we also imported music.

Higher education: The elephant in the room

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Based on his analysis, it cost about Shs17 million to educate a student through university if one took into account the cost of tuition, expenses for books and income foregone (what we call opportunity cost) by having this 20-24 year old withdrawn from the labour market.

Punish security officers who torture suspects

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Seeing broken bones, victims’ bodies rotting away, crushed private organs and at worst death of suspects, who according to our Constitution, are innocent until proved guilty, is horrifying.

Monitor Farm Clinic opens today

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
The clinic, organised through the Daily Monitor newspaper’s Seeds of Gold agriculture magazine, in partnership with seven other entities at Mbarara Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute, offers free entry to farmers

KCCA still the team to beat, youngsters dazzle

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
There also remains the curious case of the second-rate Shs7m prize money that the winners earned

Eastern Heroes hope to put accident behind them at Olila

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Olila turned at 5.10pm, 70 minutes after the scheduled time for that encounter and 10 minutes after the referees of the day had left

Sadolin recall coaching pair ahead of Uganda Cup semifinal

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Sadolin Paints will today attempt to reach a maiden Ugandan Cup final by overcoming what appears a huge task against Big League side Paidha Black Angels

Nandera needs Shs4m to be discharged from Nsambya Hospital

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Weatherhead midfielder Winnie Nandera is slowly but steadily recovering from the septic arthritis that nearly threatened her life and playing career

Residents reap big from Copa tourney

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
The final match, played at the-full-to-the-rafters Masaka Recreation Ground, itself served a surprise, with Jinja SSS stunning eight-time winners Kitende to win the trophy for the first time

Chelsea, Arsenal clash in cup final

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
London sides Chelsea and Arsenal will go head-to-head at Wembley tonight as Antonio Conte looks to add a second trophy to an impressive first season as manager of the Blues

Mitsubishi favourite in Mountains of the Moon

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
And as the Mountains of Moon Rally gets under way today in Fort Portal, all eyes will be on the 14 of 44 drivers in the Mitsubishi

Uganda seek revenge against Malaysia

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Nearly 800 fans gathered at Lugogo Oval to witness Team Uganda start off the quest for the top two places in the ICC World Cricket League Division Three on Tuesday

Cheema lights up Lugogo tournament

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
Prior to start of the ICC World Cricket League Division Three tournament, Canada coach Henry Osinde promised his team would win over the Ugandan crowd

Cheptegei seeks comeback at Eugene Diamond League

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:00
March 26, 2017 is a day that belonged to Jacob Kiplimo and Joshua Cheptegei for both good and bad