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Opinion Posts

Finance Ministry should get Tougher on Ministries

May 25, 17   
Early this week the World Bank Group announced it was resuming lending to the government of Uganda having suspended project funding last year citing poor loan absorption, performance, workers’ rights, environmental protection, and other governance related issues.In some instances some companies undertaking major infrastructural projects like roads and power dams were employing workers without giving them written contracts, or personal protective gears. The resumption is a vote of confidence in the some of the measures instituted. Read more about Finance Ministry should get Tougher on Ministries

PATRIOTISM TRAINING IS RELEVANT FOR TODAY’S YOUTH

Museveni’s one year of Hakuna Mchezo

Sticking points for IGP Gen. Kale Kayihura

Perspectives on the Creeping low-Intensity Insecurity

Uganda, now a Country of False Excuses

Counting NRM Gains Amidst Negativity

May, 14, 17  
Two weeks of Dir. Stella Nyanzi’s political saber-rattling with profanity that gave the media shouting headlines like ‘pair of buttocks’ and pads for school girls, one would imagine that is all there is in Uganda’s political discourse, when in fact so much good progress is underway. But now that she is securely remanded in Luzira prison over infractions with the law, one hope is that some sense will prevail, especially to know and appreciate that in the long run it doesn’t pay to always be the outlier in society. Read more about Counting NRM Gains Amidst Negativity

Cheeye Should Settle Down and Rebuild his Life!

President Musevenis Security Advice

NRM Cadres Should Learn to be Honest

March, 7, 17
For the last three weeks, Odrek Rwabwogo, has been taking censure in sections of the tabloid media for daring to question, and also propose the political, and policy paradigm the National Resistance Movement (NRM) and indeed Uganda is taking. Not surprisingly the most vigorous and virulent, although misplaced attacks have come mainly from some NRM cadres who believe he used the wrong forum, the public media to seek an open discourse on issues he believes are of national importance. Read more about NRM Cadres Should Learn to be Honest

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