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Uganda’s Parasitology Professor Goes Into Books Publication

Uganda’s Parasitology Professor Goes Into Books Publication

By PATRICK JARAMOGI GULU, [SHIFTMEDIA] His beginning was humble, a born of Lukwor village, Lalogi sub-county, in Omoro district, Prof. Emmanuel Igwaro Odongo Aginya has interesting tales to tell. Though his background is science, with…

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Voices For Labour Goes To Court Over Vendor Evictions

Voices For Labour Goes To Court Over Vendor Evictions

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, [SHIFTMEDIA] There is light at the end of the tunnel for thousands of languishing street vendors who were shown exit out of business in Kampala by Government in early 2022. The…

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EMPOWERED: “Use Your Potential To Address The Shrinking Civic Space”, Youth Urged

EMPOWERED: “Use Your Potential To Address The Shrinking Civic Space”, Youth Urged

By AWORI ESTHER LUCY KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] The youth have been urged to use their potential to protect the shrinking civic space. The call was made by Benson Ekwee Ocen the Executive Director Public Affairs…

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SKILLING: Journalists Trained To Defend The Informal Economy Worker’s Rights

SKILLING: Journalists Trained To Defend The Informal Economy Worker’s Rights

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] Martin Luther King Jr said: “Our Lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. On March 16 2022, some five months ago, a driver,…

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CLIMATE CHANGE: Scribes Trained On Investigating Environmental Crime

CLIMATE CHANGE: Scribes Trained On Investigating Environmental Crime

By Our Reporter  WAKISO, [SHIFTMEDIA] The issue of investigating climate change and Environmental Crime that is a threat to humanity has got a boost with the skilling of scribes. Leading investigative journalists drawn from across…

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D DAY: Kenya’s Presidential Result Out This Afternoon- IEBC

D DAY: Kenya’s Presidential Result Out This Afternoon- IEBC

By Our Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya[SHIFTMEDIA] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has completed verifying all Forms 34A and Forms 34B, six days after Kenyans went to the ballot. According to Kenya’s Citizen News as…

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CLIMATE CHANGE: Trade Unions Chat Ways On Addressing Worrying Disasters

CLIMATE CHANGE: Trade Unions Chat Ways On Addressing Worrying Disasters

By AWORI ESTHER LUCY KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] The National Organisation of Trade Unions (NOTU) and the International Labor Organisation are chatting ways towards addressing climate change. In a virtual hybrid workshop held in Kampala on…

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BREASTFEEDING WEEK: Food Rights Activists Drag Government To Court Over Inadequate Breastfeeding Issues

BREASTFEEDING WEEK: Food Rights Activists Drag Government To Court Over Inadequate Breastfeeding Issues

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA, Uganda    [SHIFTMEDIA] Scores of innocent new born babies end up either dead or malnourished due to failure to access breastmilk that is a lifeline to the newborns. This is so…

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FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: Human Rights Defenders Commit To Unite To Address Shrinking Civic Space In Uganda

FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: Human Rights Defenders Commit To Unite To Address Shrinking Civic Space In Uganda

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] The civic space in Uganda is slowly shrinking towards closure, a scenario that must be expeditiously addressed by the Civil Society Organizations, human Rights Defenders have suggested. The activists…

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JUST IN: Sipapa’s Workers In Tororo Riot Over Unpaid Dues

JUST IN: Sipapa’s Workers In Tororo Riot Over Unpaid Dues

By SMN Investigative Team TORORO, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] On Monday July 18 2022 we (www.shiftmedianews.com) broke a story about how the residents in Soni Kainja in Tororo where City Socialite Charles Sunday Olim aka Sipapa hails…

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