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Pope Francis in Egypt, Calls for more Love and Faith

The only kind of fanaticism that is acceptable to God is being fanatical about loving and helping others, Pope Francis said on his final day in Egypt. “True faith,” he told Catholics, “makes us more charitable, more merciful, more honest and more humane. It moves our hearts to love everyone without counting the cost.” The pope celebrated an open-air Mass April 29 in Cairo’s Air Defense Stadium, built by the anti-aircraft branch of the Egyptian armed forces. The pope concelebrated with Coptic Catholic Patriarch Ibrahim Isaac Sedrak of Alexandria andRead More


Presidential handshake refund draws mixed reactions

Members of the Public have expressed mixed reactions on a move by President Yoweri Museveni to refund the six billion Shillings paid out in the infamous presidential handshake. The money was paid out as a token of appreciation to 42 public servants who aided Uganda to secure USD 400 million (1.4 trillion Shillings) in capital gains tax from Heritage oil’s sale of its stake to Tullow Oil in 2015. The payment, now referred to the presidential handshake attracted sharp criticism from the public, MPs and civil society among other sectionsRead More


Bus Catches Fire with Over 55 Passengers in it

A Tanzania-bound bus, NG Travellers registration number UAW 549U caught fire and property worth millions of money burnt to ashes. The incident occurred at Mitala Maria village near Buwama town in Mpigi District on the Kampala – Masaka Highway when the bus with about 55 passengers including traders and school children. It’s said that all the passengers aescaped being killed in fire. The police say they are still investigating the cause of fire. “We are yet to find out whether this fire was due to a mechanical fault or something elseRead More


Successful people Exhibit These 5 Characteristics

What makes somebody beautiful? It’s someone who appreciates the beauty in other people without any jealousy or mimicry. A successful  person can look at you and actually see you, accept you and recognize the beauty and the divine in you. Their ability to be alive in that moment and appreciate what they’re seeing and sensing makes them beautiful.   1. Successful  people are genuine. A person who is authentically themselves is someone who is true to who they are. Their unique spirit is on display because they aren’t mimicking theRead More


KIU Women to Celebrate Labour Day in Style

  By Kiyimba Bruno Kiyimba.bruno@gmail.com The Kansanga based university Kampala International [KIU] has promised to put women on this year’s Labour Day Speaking to the media in a monthly round table kit, Dr Janice D Busingye, the Deputy Vice Chancellor for the university said that KIU celebrate women who work tirelessly and strive to make the institution the top private university in Uganda. According to the statistics shared KIU female employees take a larger number of staff that male, with figures of 25:22 in the senate, 6:13 in management, 15:9Read More


President Museveni Calls for Law Governing Monetary Rewards

President Museveni has called for the enactment of a law governing rewards and donations to Public servants. The request was made through members of the Parliamentary Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprise (COSASE), now investigating the controversial payment of six billion Shillings to public servants involved in a tax dispute between Uganda and Heritage Oil. The money was paid out as a token of appreciation to the officials for a role that aided the country to secure USD 400 million (1.4 trillion Shillings) in capital gains tax fromRead More


13 Extremely Funny Quotes By “President Robert Mugabe” On Relationships

Here are some funny quotes you all need to see… 1. “Some women’s legs are like rumors, they just keep on spreading” 2. “It’s hard to bewitch African girls these days because each time you take a piece from her hair to the witch doctor, either a Brazilian innocent woman gets mad or a factory in China catches fire”. 3. “If you are ugly; you are ugly – stop talking about inner beauty because we don’t walk around with X-rays” 4. “Dear sister, don’t be deceived by a man whoRead More