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HIGHLIGHT: Liberia Has Chosen A ‘Corrupt’ Indian Company, Madras Security Printers, For Its Tax Stamp Program

HIGHLIGHT: Liberia Has Chosen A ‘Corrupt’ Indian Company, Madras Security Printers, For Its Tax Stamp Program

By PATRICK JARAMOGI MONROVIA, Liberia|SHIFTMEDIA| Liberia has entered the tax stamp world and will be introducing digital security labels to be placed on alcohol products, tobacco, and non-alcoholic beverages. The purpose of the program is…

News
DIET-TALK: CEFROHT Trains Media On Diet and Nutritional Reporting

DIET-TALK: CEFROHT Trains Media On Diet and Nutritional Reporting

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| “The right to adequate food will have to be realized progressively…States have a core obligation to take the necessary action to mitigate and alleviate hunger…, even in times of natural or other…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
How Uganda’s Book Industry Fared Amidst Covid19 In 2020

How Uganda’s Book Industry Fared Amidst Covid19 In 2020

By CHARLES BATAMBUZE KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| Greetings Book people and all active and potential readers, What a year that 2020 has been! While the Covid-19 pandemic looms large, writing and book publishing has become one of…

News
BACKFIRE: Don Zella Faces US Blacklist Over Fake $80k Counterfeit

BACKFIRE: Don Zella Faces US Blacklist Over Fake $80k Counterfeit

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| “What goes around comes Around” When she thought she was up to her game, things are getting ‘bitter” now Sumbie eater Sheila Nadege aka Don Zella. After trying to blackmail her…

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ELECTIONWATCH: CCEDU, NICE-U Mobilise Voters In Acholi Sub Region

ELECTIONWATCH: CCEDU, NICE-U Mobilise Voters In Acholi Sub Region

By Our Reporter   GULU, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA|As days get numbered for the general elections due on January 14 2021, mobilisation of voters is entering a peak phase. Out of the 18,103,603 million voters, 75% are aged…

Foreign News
EXPLAINER: Lives At Stake In Tense Ugandan Presidential Vote

EXPLAINER: Lives At Stake In Tense Ugandan Presidential Vote

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Deadly violence and repressive measures have alarmed observers as Uganda prepares to vote on Jan. 14, with longtime President Yoweri Museveni challenged by young singer and lawmaker Bobi Wine, who has…

Health News
TRUTH: Ivermectin Reduces COVID 19 Death Rates By 90%

TRUTH: Ivermectin Reduces COVID 19 Death Rates By 90%

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA|Most countries are going back into lockdown due to the spike in Covid-19 cases. Currently there over 36,000 Covid-19 cases and 290 deaths registered in Uganda so far. The numbers are…

Health News
HOPE: 2021 Will Be Better Than 2020- Bill Gates

HOPE: 2021 Will Be Better Than 2020- Bill Gates

By BILL GATES WASHINGTON|SHIFTMEDIA| This has been a devastating year. More than 1.6 million people have died in the COVID-19 pandemic, with more than 75 million cases and tens of trillions of dollars in economic…

News
TAKE PART: Dr. Miria Matembe Decries High Voter Bribery, Urges Youth To Vote For Change

TAKE PART: Dr. Miria Matembe Decries High Voter Bribery, Urges Youth To Vote For Change

By Our Reporter MUKONO, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| The time is now to remove the ‘sharks’ from power and re-align the country to its original path, Dr Miria Matembe has advised. Dr Miria Matembe, the Board Chairperson Citizen…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
GO SLOW: AN OPEN LETTER TO FIRST SON GEN MUHOOZI KAINERUGABA

GO SLOW: AN OPEN LETTER TO FIRST SON GEN MUHOOZI KAINERUGABA

From your great fan, Peter Katusabe CEO Ramaphosa Consult LTD International P.O. BOX 39, Kagadi – Uganda. Dear Gen, First of all, I take the rare opportunity to say good afternoon sir? I want to…