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Opinion Posts

Achieving Middle Income status by 2020 Possible

Since President Yoweri Museveni declared that Uganda must be transformed into a lower middle income status by 2020, there have been derisive talk that it’s a political gimmick meant to hoodwink. Some people, including otherwise respected leaders seem to think that transforming Uganda is the responsibility of Museveni as an individual and perhaps his ministers. Read more about Achieving Middle Income status by 2020 Possible

At the INAUGURAL STAKEHOLDERS’ DIALOGUE

REMARKS by Hon Frank Tumwebaze, MINISTER OF ICT and National Guidance

July 06, 2017, Sheraton Hotel, Kampala

Honourable members of Parliament
Permanent Secretary Ministry of ICT,
Executives of Government ICT Agencies,
Members of the Press,

Members of the Broadcasters Association and your leadership,

Telecom players,

Members of the private sector and business associations,  
Government communication officers

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The President Shouldn’t Entertain Pettiness

June 21, 16  
The appointment by President Yoweri Museveni and swearing-in of the nearly ninety member cabinet has left bitter tastes in mouths, and tears rolling down many cheeks, even from political quarters that should have known much better. First, it should have been understood that the appointment of cabinet ministers is the sole prerogative of the president, and as such, it is really pointless to lose sleep, cry loudly and seek to blackmail him as many including political veterans have done the past weeks. Read more about The President Shouldn’t Entertain Pettiness

Uganda’s Opposition is Standing on False Clay

American Democracy has been Broken

The Good in Foreign Presidents Visiting Ugaanda

Amateur Theatrics

The Whitaker Group thought you might be interested in the opinion piece authored by our Founder and President Rosa Whitaker, which was published in The Hill news in Washington DC today.

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The Media shouldn’t Parrot Opposition false Claims!

March, 25, 16
As Ugandans await the Supreme Court ruling on John Patrick Amama Mbabazi, the ‘Go Forward’ presidential candidate’s election petition seeking to nullify President Yoweri Museveni’s election victory, I take issue with broadly with the Uganda media, and in particular, The Daily Monitor’s coverage of election campaigns and results so far. Read more about The Media shouldn’t Parrot Opposition false Claims!

EU Observers were Busy Taking Tea, Swigging Beers

Feb 24, 16                            Read more about EU Observers were Busy Taking Tea, Swigging Beers

NRM and Government must Get Down Working Doubly

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