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Uganda Police Ranked Most Corrupt Institution

The Uganda Police has been named the most corrupt government institution in Uganda. This revelation was made after a separate joint survey...

Nwagi and Freeboy Sue MTN over Kwata Essimu Tune

Telecommunications giant MTN Uganda has been dragged to court over the alleged sale of “Kwata Esimu” song, which belongs to Winnie Nwagi...

UCE Exams Start Today

UCE EXAM PROCESS STARTS TODAY The Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) Examinations for the 2020 candidates will officially start...

Police Orders Crackdown on Bars, Vehicles & Cyclists

Ochom in a letter dated February 22, 2021, to the Commander Kampala Metropolitan Police, Regional Police Commanders, District Police Commanders and all...

Police Fails to Release Names of Abducted Ugandans

Police yesterday did not release the names of people abducted by security men despite the army handing over the list to them last week. The...

“The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.” Chimamanda Adichie

The KONY2012 video was released a couple of weeks ago by Invisible Children. This video is one of the many examples which continue to spread the single sided story of Uganda/ Ugandans – as one thing: voiceless and helpless. The video raised a lot of criticism both locally and internationally. It is against this background that we (at UgandaSpeaks) have decided to empower fellow Ugandans to harness the power of social media to tell their own stories.

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