Plight of Ugandan Techers while marking International Teachers Day

By HICGI News Agency 05th Oct 2021 Today, Uganda is joining the rest of the world to mark International Teachers Day 2021. Private school teachers are surviving on handouts from sympathetic parents as school proprietors are unable to pay them because of the lockdown. Private schools are majorly dependent on tuition paid by learners to…

Global breakdown of the IPCC’s warnings, and what they mean for peace and security

26 August, 2021 © Bjørn Tore Økland/Unsplash.com What before was ‘clear’ is now ‘unequivocal’: human activity is causing the climate to change rapidly and drastically, while threatening the environment and the resources we need for surviving. Although we might struggle to digest these catastrophic – and yet, foreseeable – news, we have learned, once again,…

UG Youth Coalition for SDGs Members Elect Leaders.

By Prossy A Will – Updated at 2102 at Tuesday 17 June 2021 Kampala- The Uganda Youth Coalition for Sustainable Development -SDGs on Tuesday evening conducted the ever first elections for leadership positions that will run for one year. The elections followed a 4-minute official campaign address by candidates in the boardroom of the SDG…

Locked down but hopeful: Weary world ushers in 2021

By E K Benj Updated at 3:49 PM GMT on Friday, 1st January 2021 Nations around the world have said goodbye and good riddance to 2020. The festivities were toned down as millions stayed at home due to COVID, but the new year still carries high hopes. Most NYE celebrations were watched from home, if…

Ugandan Giant dies at 70.

James Harris an American professional wrestler, better known by the ring name Kamala has died at the age of 70. On August 5, he was tested positive for COVID-19. His wife confirmed he admitted to hospital the same day, and passed away on the afternoon of August 9, 2020 after suffering a cardiac arrest James Harris (May 28, 1950…