Africa Eye Investigates the Impact of the Deadly Coronavirus in Kenyan Poor Communities.

BBC Africa Eye I Africa Eye investigates the impact of the deadly Coronavirus in one of the poorest communities in Kenya – Mathare, one of the biggest and most densely-populated slums in Nairobi. The arrival of coronavirus threatens to...

COVID-19 Cases in Gulu Rises from 43 to 57. What Next?

Guest Post I Chowoo Willy - From one case received three weeks ago to 57 today, this is overwhelming, the hospitals have run out of beddings, staff and drugs to manage these huge numbers of patients mostly returning drivers from south Sudan.

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Hands Over COVID-19 Contribution of UGX1.3bn

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa in Uganda today handed over its contribution of UGX1.3billion (One Billion, Three Hundred Million Shillings) with three brand new pick-up trucks added to the Ministry of Health COVID-19 fleet. Prime Minister and Chair of the National...

2020 World Telecommunications Day, Airtel Uganda Online Dialogue Linked to Progress.

Every year since 1969, the world celebrates World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, which marks the founding of ITU on 17 May 1865 when the first International Telegraph Convention was signed in Paris. This year, the World Telecommunication and...

New Proposed US Restrictions on Chip-Making Equipment Likely to affect Africa

Some senior officials in the Trump administration have agreed to new measures to restrict the global supply of chips to Huawei Technologies, at a time when the Covid-19 pandemic impacts economic growth around the world. Under the proposed rule...

Corona Virus Puts Children Living in Poverty at Greater Risk.

Guest Post By Victor Koyi: The world is reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic. Isolation, lockdowns and suppressed economic activity are already hurting families all around the world. I am especially worried about the needy children and families in...

COVID-19: A Pandemic that’s Testing our Technological Abilities.

Guest Post I By Robert Wanok - The COVID-19 pandemic has in a span of just months, changed the world in major ways that will continue to shape our lives (locally and globally) long after it has reached its end point. The...

Coronavirus – Upates: COVID-19 pandemic Expands Reach in Africa

Among 47 countries in the World Health Organization (WHO) African region, nearly 60% are reporting COVID-19 cases in multiple locations As the number of COVID-19 cases in Africa continues to grow, more countries in the continent are seeing the...

Exclusive: Unpacking Ryemo Gemo “Rite of Exorcism” in Acholi Culture.

Shutterstock
Guest Post I Peter Labeja: Time check 5:10Am. A strange noise in my neighborhood. The kind I experienced during my childhood. Residents are loudly banging on empty containers, their doors and saucepans. I can hear strange incantations. (Wuuu Wuuu Wuuu....Kati. Kati. Kati....

Uganda Registers First Case of Corona Virus.

Efforts by government and stakeholders in the health sector to stop coronavirus from entering Uganda have failed as the minister for health Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng announced at a press conference held late-night Saturday that a male traveller returning into the country...

Stay Connected

0FansLike
0FollowersFollow
0FollowersFollow
16,500SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Posts