Social Action

Easterly Clouds

Easterly Clouds

When you drive through parts of Eastern Uganda in a well serviced 4 Wheel Drive, you are bound to encounter glimpses of the heavenly scenic views that rightfully make Uganda the Pearl of Africa. You are also bound to enjoy the ride, worrying little or not at all, about the[...]
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[...]
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[...]