Social Action

Faded Hope

Faded Hope

On Feb 13th this year Ugandans witnessed a historic moment as all presidential candidates stood on the same stage to take part in a televised debate that was meant to offer an insight into the plans that each of the candidates had for the country. There was a sense of[...]
Showing love to Children

Showing love to Children

While everyone is enjoying the Valentines season, there is a high chance that there will be some people looking on from the outside, wondering where they went wrong in life. Some of these people will be teary eyed, not because they have no partners to love them but because they[...]
Hellofood launches campaign - “You Say. We Give”

Hellofood launches campaign - “You Say. We Give”

On the 16th of October is World Food Day – an annual day of action against hunger. Every year on that day, people around the world come together for a common cause: to contribute to the eradication of hunger. It all began in 1945 in Quebec with the creation of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to raise[...]
Route 2016 - The Social Media Path

Route 2016 - The Social Media Path

Last week's blog post was a mini rant about how science has been a disappointment to me. While at school, I may not have been the brightest in class when it came to science subjects (actually I didn't quite like Physics, Biology, Chemistry and their close overbearing cousin Mathematics) and[...]
Ready for July 3rd

Ready for July 3rd

For quite a while now Ugandans have taken to social media and traditional media to complain about how this otherwise beautiful country is lacking in one thing or insufficient in the other. The recent political upheavals have somewhat taken on an interesting trend with some people announcing their political intentions[...]
Hooping It Up

Hooping It Up

Whenever there is an upcoming event in Kampala, there is usually a level of near euphoria in the run up to the D-Day. Outfits are prepared in advance, partners are booked, relationships are started (and some ended), budgets are laid out and people generally mark out strategies for how they[...]