Many people in Uganda live below the poverty line, and the need to survive at times forces them to think outside. This is what Anna grace Atelu did to be able to put food on the table, by venturing into brick making.
The Kadam community living in an isolated settlement will soon have the first school constructed in their area. The pledge was made by a not for profit organization, fields of life in partnership with the government of Uganda. The school will be constructed in Komaret.
I wanted to study but I didn't have enough money. I resorted to this
Farmers in Luwero district have chance to recover loses caused by natural calamities following the roll out of agricultural insurance scheme in the district. The scheme will ease farmers’ access to finance from financial institutions. The scheme is to guard farmers against any losses and bad weather.
Living with HIV as teen in Uganda can be challenging, Barbara Kemigisa has broken all odds to live both a positive life and a life dedicated to educate masses on the HIV, her emphasis being on youths.
uite often we see street kids on the streets of Kampala and assume that they sleep mainly on the streets or in Kisenyi the, famous hideout for street kids. Some kids are actually sleeping in wetlands and other city bushes; the reason UNESCO is considering providing shelter to street...
Tororo sub county chiefs believe poor funding from the central government is hindering development in the area. The chiefs say sub counties for example; receive meager resources from the district that cannot cater for the services required by their people. In this story told by David Ocheing, the chief...
The number of homeless beggars on Kampala streets continues to rise. Richard Oyel was on the streets and this is his story.
He takes a swipe at government for not doing it's job and urges them to repent
While in school, students often assume it is simply an obligation for parents to see them through a certain level of education. For some, it even turns out to be a burden with constant pestering from parents, teachers and everyone else around them. This life is what 18-year-old Mindi...
There continues to be widespread food insecurity across Karamoja region. And because of the small size of the rations, food aid is usually distributed amidst chaos from the women who receive it. The food insecurity across Karamoja region is attributed to reduced access to food, lack of income generating...
Not so many people would open up about how and why they changed their religion. But for Joseph Collins Twahirwa Collins who is popularly known as prophet Joseph Collins, its something that he speaks about without any fear. The fourth born in the family of four broke his silence...
Violence among youth is a major public health issue globally. Despite these concerns, youth violence persists yet the solutions to this problem are minimal. There is a need to understand reasons why the young people are increasingly becoming hostile.
Teaching children entrepreneurship early in life has been the call for almost everyone. But in Karamaoja region a number children have taken it upon themselves to start small businesses fro survival. Barbra Amutuhairwe tells the story of Karamoja kids who managing their parents’ shops during holiday as parents do...
In your story this afternoon, Richard Oyel tells his personal encounter with robbers on the eve of New Year. He boarded a taxi and ended up with a robber who was conniving with the taxi driver and other passengers.
Not so many people would open up about how and why they changed their religion. But for Joseph Collins Twahirwa Collins who is popularly known as prophet Joseph Collins, its something that he speaks about without any fear. The fourth born in the
Teaching children entrepreneurship early in life has been the call for almost everyone. But in Karamaoja region a number children have taken it upon themselves to start small businesses fro survival. Barbra Amutuhairwe tells the story of Karamoja kids who managing their parents’ shops during holiday as parents do...
In your story this afternoon, Richard Oyel tells his personal encounter with robbers on the eve of New Year. He boarded a taxi and ended up with a robber who was conniving with the taxi driver and other passengers