WHY ARE OFFICE BREAK-INS AND THEFT IN SOME KAMPALA RESIDENTIAL AREAS BECOMING COMMON?

Watch I MiniBuzz I Passengers discuss the rising number of robberies in Kampala Watch I Statement I Emilian Kayima, Kampala Metropolitan Police  Theft in homes, villages, residential areas and office break-ins are becoming common in Uganda today. Thieves are creating a sense of fear and insecurity in areas which they roam. In some villages in … More WHY ARE OFFICE BREAK-INS AND THEFT IN SOME KAMPALA RESIDENTIAL AREAS BECOMING COMMON?

Seed Certification

Seed certification is a quality assurance system whereby seed intended for marketing is subject to official control and inspection. It is important for farmers to access seeds, which are certified by the relevant authorities if they are to maximise production from their efforts, experts dealing with seed certification  say. This will enable farmers to access planting materials, … More Seed Certification

Protecting Uganda’s natural resources

In the past year, a drought that hit Uganda tickled President Museveni to issue a directive of arresting anyone who encroaches on wetlands. Following this directive politicians and political appointees have been shown on TV moving around evicting and arresting people suspected to be cultivating in the wetlands. Watch citizens debate in Taxi I MiniBuzz … More Protecting Uganda’s natural resources

What Difference Will The elected LC1 Chairpersons Bring on Board?

4th January 2017: The Electoral Commission has expressed reservations on its preparedness for conducting LC1 elections. It lacks enough money. The EC had requested for Shs17 billion to conduct the local council one elections effectively but the ministry of finance says it can only manage to allocate Shs10 billion for this exercise. There has not … More What Difference Will The elected LC1 Chairpersons Bring on Board?

Featured Content: Ways of saving money without going to banks

Ugandans love to live in the moment and this usually means that they save very little off their monthly earning. Mark Keith Muhumuza, a staff reporter with The Daily Monitor, points outs alternative ways Ugandan can save without using the traditional banking options. Uganda still has a high dependency ratio of 103 per cent. Retirement … More Featured Content: Ways of saving money without going to banks

Why water utility customers don’t pay their bills promptly

In Why Water utility customers don’t pay their bills promptly, researchers Josses Mugabi, Sam Kayaga and Ian Smout examine the motivations of water utility customers when it comes to paying their water bills promptly. The scope of their study covered five small urban water utilities in Uganda. Field studies carried out in many developing countries … More Why water utility customers don’t pay their bills promptly

HOW WERE STUDENTS AND PARENTS AFFECTED BY MAKERERE UNIVERSITY CLOSURE?

 MiniBuzz hosts engaged Makerere University students in a discussion on how the closure of the University affected them. Route- Makerere University. This episode was broadcast on Bukedde TV1  on 3rd Jan 2017. Click below to watch MiniBuzz I The effect of MUK closure on Parents and Students Makerere University has been reopened after it was … More HOW WERE STUDENTS AND PARENTS AFFECTED BY MAKERERE UNIVERSITY CLOSURE?