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WARNING: “East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline A Threat To Livelihoods”

WARNING: “East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline A Threat To Livelihoods”

By JANET NKASIIMA KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA- There has been a tendency by the investors and other stakeholders to focus on the benefits of the project as opposed to the risks. The East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP)…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
Agrochemical Use Still Remains A Risk To Public Health

Agrochemical Use Still Remains A Risk To Public Health

By LUBEGA JONATHAN KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA- The agricultural sector is the bedrock of Uganda’s economy. Statistics track agriculture as the primary sector that serves as the main source of livelihood and provides employment to about 66% of…

Crime
EXPOSED: The Real Truth Behind Prof Barya And Ssempala Property Rift

EXPOSED: The Real Truth Behind Prof Barya And Ssempala Property Rift

𝗙𝗔𝗖𝗧𝗦 𝗦𝗨π—₯π—₯π—’π—¨π—‘π——π—œπ—‘π—š π—˜π—‘π—–Uπ— π—•π—˜π—₯π—˜π—— 𝗣π—₯π—’π—£π—˜π—₯𝗧𝗬 𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗧 π—•π—˜π—Ÿπ—’π—‘π—šπ—˜π—— 𝗧𝗒 𝗛𝗒𝗑. π—‘π—”π—šπ—šπ—”π—¬π—œ π—‘π—”π—•π—œπ—Ÿπ—”π—› π—¦π—˜π— π—£π—”π—Ÿπ—” 𝗔𝗑𝗗 𝗠π—₯. π—œπ—¦π—”π—”π—– π—¦π—˜π— π—£π—”π—Ÿπ—” π—¦π—¦π—˜π—•π—”π—šπ—”π—Ÿπ—” I had hoped that the issues surrounding the property, Leasehold Register Volume 4004 Folio 8 situated in Kyadondo Block…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
Continued Use of Agro Chemical Fueling Death Due to NCDs, Time to Crack The Whip

Continued Use of Agro Chemical Fueling Death Due to NCDs, Time to Crack The Whip

BY: JONATHAN LUBEGA- KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA-Β NCDs are rising at a terrific rate in Uganda; according to the WHO, poor-quality diets are now the leading cause of disease worldwide. In Uganda, NCDs are estimated to account for 33%…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
WOMENS DAY: Let’s Challenge Abuse Of Women’s Rights in Uganda’s Investment Schemes

WOMENS DAY: Let’s Challenge Abuse Of Women’s Rights in Uganda’s Investment Schemes

By OBBO GEOFREY. D KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA- On the 8th of March, the world reminds itself of the strides that have been achieved in attaining human rights and dignity for women around the world. The day is…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
Social Justice In Food Is A Silver Bullet To End Malnutrition, Ill Health & Premature Deaths In Uganda

Social Justice In Food Is A Silver Bullet To End Malnutrition, Ill Health & Premature Deaths In Uganda

By JANET NKASIIMA While Uganda is considered the food basket of East Africa, families are still going hungry, many children are malnourished, and diet-related NCDs are on the rise. The World Day of Social Justice…

Opinion, Analysis & Commentary
CANCER DAY: Using Healthy Diets To Reduce The Risk Of Cancer

CANCER DAY: Using Healthy Diets To Reduce The Risk Of Cancer

By Nkasima Janet KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| The global cancer burden is estimated to have risen to 18.1 million new cases and 9.6 million deaths in 2018.[1] One in 5 men and one in 6 women worldwide…

News
POLLS: CCEDU/NICE Mobilise Voters Ahead Of Local Government Polls

POLLS: CCEDU/NICE Mobilise Voters Ahead Of Local Government Polls

By CHARITY AHIMBISIBWE KAMPALA, Uganda|SHIFTMEDIA| The 2021 Elections were conducted in the midst of a COVID-19 pandemic. This pandemic led to drastic changes in the way the media was to be used in the 2021…

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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…

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…