• Bobi Wine Arrest Unites Ugandans in Quest for Justice

    Bobi Wine Arrest Unites Ugandans in Quest for Justice0

        Photo Credit : Nicolas Bamulenzaki  Uganda has been through a rough couple of weeks.  Violence  erupted on August 11 2018 in a by election in Arua, which is in the north western part of the country.  It is also the day, I got a motorbike accident. I remember being in hospital getting stitched

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  • Uganda Implements the Social Media Tax & Mobile Money Tax

    Uganda Implements the Social Media Tax & Mobile Money Tax0

    A few weeks ago,  one of the Facebook groups (Cake Shop Uganda)  that I am a part of launched a massive campaign. The Facebook group created to link cake customers with bakers and the other way round is one of the biggest thriving Facebook Groups turned communities in Uganda. The campaign was to raise awareness

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  • Human Trafficking, the predicament the Government of Uganda has created

    Human Trafficking, the predicament the Government of Uganda has created0

    A relative from the village called me recently. “I need you to connect me to Dubai” he said. “What will you be going to do in Dubai?” I curiously asked. “Any work that is available, you know me I am very hard working.” He said with a tone that split between resolve and desperation. “Have

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  • The folly of Uganda’s mobile money tax

    The folly of Uganda’s mobile money tax2

    It almost seems someone at the top of the food chain wants mobile money to fail in Uganda. That can be the only reason for the latest developments. It all started perfectly and for a moment, it looked like we were going to transform financial inclusion but before take off, some folks are out to

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  • How necessary is the death penalty?

    How necessary is the death penalty?0

    Death penalty has over the years become a contentious issue for Africa and the world over. There has been an established pattern in which the use of the death penalty is linked to poverty.  Poor and desperate people are mostly the ones liable to death penalty by the courts. The death penalty has become a

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