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Opinion: If 1% of Uganda’s Population Started Mining Bitcoin, UEGCL Would Have To Construct A New Dam Every 2 Months

By Ian Ortega It is now clear that there is no escaping the Bitcoin revolution. Bitcoin is here to stay, and so is Blockchain, the technology upon which Bitcoin runs. Yet even more scary is the power consumption that is…

December 5, 2017

OPINION: It is time for Gospel Artistes to break out of their shell and shine

By James Propa It is evident from several digital music selling platforms that comparatively gospel music is one of the most selling genres of music in the world. However it is evident in Uganda, most gospel artists tend to lock…

October 17, 2017

Is B2C Manager Andy Events Surpassing Jeff Kiwa in Talent Management?

By Staff Writer For the past years, Jeff Kiwa has established himself as one of the best artiste managers we have in the industry, having  worked with top artistes like Jose Chameleone, Radio and Weasel until 2015 when he started…

September 4, 2017

Opinion: Why Dfcu bank was right to lay off some of the former Crane Bank employees

By Our Reporter On Wednesday this week, a report appeared in the Daily Monitor indicating that DFCU bank had been dragged to High Court by disgruntled former employees who claim they were unjustly laid off. The report states that the…

August 24, 2017

Opinion: We Should All Pay a Price For Our Climate

By James Propa None of us is a saint when it comes to doing things that have negatively impacted our climate. The little things we do that we are unaware are negatively impacting the climate when combined actually have a…

July 31, 2017

Opinion: Koko Bar and Lounge Is The Best Night Hangout Spot in Uganda

By Ian Ortega For over 3 years, Koko Bar and Lounge has consistently ruled the night scene in Kampala. I have been to Sky Lounge, Panamera, Legends, Alchemist, Monot, GattoMatto, name it all. I have even been to Mukono and…

February 19, 2017

How Ugandan Hotels Are Killing Local Tourism and Hurting Growth?

By Ian Ortega I don’t claim to be an expert on tourism but I can confidently claim to know when things are going wrong. Of late, I have been observing the Ugandan Hotel Industry. A few weeks back, I was…

November 28, 2016

Naive Interventionism: How Bank of Uganda led to the Death of Crane Bank?

By Tracie Mugisha In October 2016, the Ugandan citizenry was pelted to shock by a Bank of Uganda announcement. They had taken over Crane Bank and immediately ordered for the suspension of the top management. What followed next were massive…

November 8, 2016

How An Intelligent Man Would Have Responded To Timothy Kalyegira’s Claims

Timothy Kalyegira, the contrarian thinker, was invited to attend the movie premiere of “Queen of Katwe.” At the end of the day, he shared his thoughts, feelings and review of the premiere and made a few claims, and a central…

October 6, 2016

Opinion: Sheebah Is Uganda’s Best Music Artiste At the Moment

By Ian Ortega There is a silent era going on. And that era is being led by a Queen. Without mincing my words, I will boldly state that Sheebah is currently Uganda’s best music artiste. I know this place has…

September 27, 2016