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News Uganda » Social: Uganda Considering Launching Its Own Social Media Platforms

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/uganda-considering-launch-own-social-media-platforms/4208196.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

[Uganda is mulling over the idea of creating its own social media platforms. But social media users and government critics see this as a potential effort to control free expression. Facebook and Twitter should brace themselves for competition from Uganda.

News Uganda » Social: Surprises in 2018 Uganda budget

News channel or source: https://www.independent.co.ug/surprises-2018-budget/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

But Uganda’s flat budget is also structured oddly because the government proposes to continue pumping big sums into infrastructure and energy. It proposes to cover the increased financing to these sectors by slashing funding to social sectors like health ...

News Uganda » Social: Uganda’s liberation: A key contribution to our present and future development

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1469450/uganda-liberation-key-contribution-future-development
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

In Uganda, when former Prime Minister ... It formulated a national ideology of Ugandan nationalism, pan-Africanism and social conservatism. The ideology of a liberation struggle is an imperative for its success at any given point in history.

News Uganda » Social: Facebook Says It Can’t Guarantee Social Media Is Good for Democracy

News channel or source: http://pctechmag.com/2018/01/facebook-says-cant-guarantee-social-media-good-democracy/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Facebook, the largest social network with more than 2 billion users ... It is called the P9 Lite (2017), P8 Lite (2017), Honor 8... PC Tech is Uganda's pioneer technology magazine.

News Uganda » Social: Ugandan government to launch social media platforms in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.itnewsafrica.com/2018/01/ugandan-government-to-launch-social-media-platforms-in-2018/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The Ugandan government is considering creating its own social media platforms. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) revealed that it is planning to launch their own versions of popular social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter in 2018.

News Uganda » Social: Uganda: U.S. Rapper Snoop Dogg Announces Plans to Relocate to Uganda

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801190455.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

He fell in love with Uganda years ago. During a meeting with lawmakers at White ... But they later fell out and began attacking each other on social media. In his music video, 'Lavender' done some time back, Snoop Dogg is seen shooting an effigy of Donald ...

News Uganda » Social: Uganda intelligence actions riding on RNC fake reports

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001266303/uganda-intelligence-actions-riding-on-rnc-fake-reports
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Uganda’s intelligence actions towards Rwanda are increasingly ... Rugema runs anti-Rwanda propaganda freely on different social media platforms attacking the leadership of Kigali without any caution from his hosts in Kampala. Sensing that the malicious ...

News Uganda » Social: Uganda: Why Stella Nyanzi’s radical rudeness scares the government

News channel or source: http://africanarguments.org/2018/01/15/uganda-stella-nyanzi-radical-rudeness-is-a-public-service/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

In Uganda, where President Museveni has clung to power since ... Nyanzi’s creative and impassioned criticism of the Ugandan government has earned her a robust following on social media (including appreciative #PairOfButtocks jokes when she’s in the ...

News Uganda » Social: Uganda's doorstep health system

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/ugandas-doorstep-health-system/av-42212512
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Uganda, UN appeal for $8 billion for South Sudan refugees ... is all it took for a group of white women in traditional Ugandan dress to cause a stir on social media. But what is wrong with 'voluntourism'? Social change advocate Teddy Ruge explains.

News Uganda » Social: Get to know...Liza Cuoco and Jenny Loomis, working to improve maternal health in Uganda

News channel or source: http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/Get-to-know-Liza-Cuoco-and-Jenny-Loomis-12488915.php
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

DARIEN — In Fairfield County, most teenagers are worried about grades, their social life and getting into their top choice college. Kamuli, Uganda, is worlds away, both in physical distance and in how its residents live their lives. There, young women ...