National Environment Management Authority needs better capacity for oil

National Environment Management Authority needs better capacity for oil

The National Environment Management authority needs to be empowered to deal with the challenges associated with Oil and Gas industry. This concern was raised by the minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Irene Muloni while responding to the concerns of the members of parliament on the capacity of the authority to asses the environment impact […]

Mulago hospital lacks capacity to operate body scanners

  It is shocking but true. We have reliably learnt that doctors at Mulago hospital have body scanners but lacks capacity to operate them. But Mulago has been bragging all the years that it has the best facilities and best doctors. Our research indicates that the doctors at Nsambya and Lubaga hospital can assemble and […]

Minister admits Uganda lacks capacity to store fuel to last for a week

  After several filling stations in Uganda running out of fuel, Uganda’s minister for energy, Irene Muloni says Uganda has no capacity to store petrol that can last for two weeks. Her statement has sent motorists and drivers into panic. The minister’s statement doesn’t show whether the oil shortage would be fixed soon. She says […]

DP denies being in bed with NRM

  There is an apparent war within Uganda opposition parties with some sharp allegations to the effect that some member parties like the Democratic Party (DP) have allied with the National Resistance Movement (NRM). However the spokesperson of DP, Kenneth Paul Kakande clears that there is no such alliance between DP and NRM. There is […]

World Bank calls for Internship Program

The Internship Program is open to students who are nationals of the Bank’s member countries and attracts a large number of highly qualified candidates. The goal of this Internship Program is to offer successful candidates an opportunity to improve their skills as well as the experience of working in an international environment. Interns generally find […]

Aply for Psychosocial Intern in Egypt

The job of the psychosocial intern is full time for 35 hours per week. The psychosocial intern works under the day-to-day supervision of the head of the Psychosocial Team. Requirements: 1. English being the official language of the UNHCR Cairo as well as Africa and Middle East Refugee Assistance (AMERA) office, the psychosocial intern must […]

Apply for MIT Fellowships

MIT Fellowships: Each year, the Public Service Fellowship program provides MIT students with the opportunity to use their education, skills, and talents to address the needs of underserved communities around the world. Each year, 50 MIT students receive funding for a Public Service Fellowship, over fall, IAP, spring, and summer. Past Fellows have worked to […]

Cardinal Wamala sends condolences to family of dead policeman

  In his capacity as the head of the Catholic Church and an African, Cardinal Emmanuel Wamala knows that sending condolences to the families of the people who die is a must. So we have been told that the cardinal has sent his condolences to the family of the police officer, Assistant Inspector of Police […]

UNDP to give women jobs, calls for applications

  The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has called for applications from qualified women to fill its vacant posts including the post of national programme specialist (UN women). Because of this the government of Uganda is committed to UN reform and has requested the UN system in the country to accelerate its efforts towards greater […]

Equitas International Human Rights Training

Equitas International Human Rights Training Program: The International Human Rights Training Program is a three-week participatory training on human rights education conducted around June of every year for human rights educators. The training is conducted in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The annual three-week training session brings together approximately 120 participants from over 60 countries. The International […]