69% Farmers Resorted to Burning Charcoal: COVID-19 Lockdown – Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the highest rates of environmental degradation in some parts of the country, as people sought for alternative economic activities to survive the lockdown induced by the... Read more »

Acute Bacterial Disease Hits Livestock Farms in Lyantonde District

The strain has been identified to be Black Quarter, an infection which stacks the animal’s muscles and blocks blood flow in the veins causing its sudden death. Research shows that the infection... Read more »

Thousands of lives impacted by MTN MoMoNyabo Together Promotion

For three years now, Telecom giant, MTN Uganda runs an annual Mobile Money Promotion known as MoMoNyabo. All MTN customers are eligible to participate and they are required to perform an MTN... Read more »

Bukedea Market: Hundreds Sent Away

Caroline Ameso, one of the affected cloth vendors in Bukedea, says she is forced to sell clothes stealthily to help her family of seven people who are all dependent on her. Ameso... Read more »


The most vulnerable groups prone to COVID-19 and its effects in Uganda are the elderly. With the current economic constraints, most of the elderly groups of Ugandans are struggling to not only... Read more »

Elderly couple wins millions With MTN MoMoNyaboTogether Promo

As we inch closer to the MTN MoMoNyabo Season Three finale,lives of thousands of Ugandans have been transformed thanks to the MTN MoMoNyabo Together Promotion that came up to support Ugandans rebuild... Read more »

Mityana Covid-19 Task Force Faulted for Failing to Pay Maize Flour Supplier

The Mityana LCV Chairperson and member of the task force Joseph Luzige say that the task force received 80 million shillings from the MPs, but they were surprised when the Ministry of... Read more »

Laid off Professional cleaner to start mobile money business with money won from MTN MoMoNyabo Together promo

Several Ugandans that lost their jobs to date are still struggling with the detrimental effects of COVID-19’s financial constraints. Through its campaign MoMoNyabo Together, MTN Uganda has changed the lives of its... Read more »

Senior Four student Scoops Big Cash from MTN MoMoNyabo Together Promo

One of the biggest effects COVID-19 has caused is the closure of schools and learning institutions. The uncertainty that most students are going through is mind blowing especially because most are not... Read more »

Floods Displace 4,000 in Elegu Town Council

Kasim Akule, the LC I Chairperson of Lorikwo West Cell of Elegu explains that the floods destroyed homes, shops, restaurants and the only market and public toilet facilities following days of a... Read more »