Loans can’t bail out our rural poor

In light of the failure of multiple ‘well meaning’ programmes of Government of Uganda and of so-called Civil Society Organisations to achieve their overstated targeted to “eradicate poverty” through the provision of loans to the poor, it is opportune to re-publish the views that I expressed in an interview that was published in The New… Continue reading Loans can’t bail out our rural poor

Dr. Limlim not only one to blame for failed NUSAF II

The elite have become an interesting tribe in Karamoja. Corruption is perpetuated and sustained by new graduates in Karamoja. In the last NUSAF program, Shs1.8 billion has not been accounted for. Where is the honesty of the youth? Where is the honesty of the graduates? Dr. Limlim is quoted as having said. Rather than use… Continue reading Dr. Limlim not only one to blame for failed NUSAF II

“Some NGOs, no footprints”, Minister Rwamirama

Send a Cow and Government of Uganda, an extraordinary partnership - religious rooted not-for-profit organisation and the State.

Speaks English = Responsible Citizen?

English is the official language of the nation-state Uganda. It is not indigenous to Uganda. Should one's ability to speak it be the measure of ones intelligence and citizenship?

NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATIONS IN UGANDA

Uganda’s (Republic of Uganda 2015) move to pass a new law regulating the tens of thousands of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Uganda has generated very interesting and at times polarizing debate amongst NGOs (IRIN 2015). The NGOs that consider themselves advocacy organisations distinguish themselves from service providing NGOs and believe the new law targets them… Continue reading NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATIONS IN UGANDA