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Thursday, July 11th, 2019

 

UGANDA: Minister Amelia Kyambadde accused of trafficking young girls into sex slavery

Mr Richard Kalule (R), one of the returnees, who was taken to Dubai through JAG security group Ltd, speaks to a journalist at Muduuma Sub-county offices last week. PHOTO BY HENRY LUBULWA  Youth accuse minister of involvement in trafficking MONDAY APRIL 20 2015 By DAILY MONITOR Mpigi. Some youth in Mawokota North constituency in Mpigi District have accused their area MP Amelia Kyambadde of facilitating the trafficking of young girls who are lured into sex slavery abroad.  The youth also claimed that some of their male counterparts were taken toRead More


Wikipedia article of the day for July 12, 2019 Manchester Cenotaph

The Wikipedia article of the day for July 12, 2019 is Manchester Cenotaph. Manchester Cenotaph is a First World War memorial, with additions for later conflicts, designed by Edwin Lutyens for St Peter’s Square in Manchester, England. Manchester was late in commissioning a war memorial compared to most British towns and cities, convening a war memorial committee in 1922. Lutyens’ design is a variation of the one for his cenotaph in London. The memorial consists of a central cenotaph and a Stone of Remembrance flanked by twin obelisks, all featuresRead More


Twitter suffers outage during social media summit

Twitter suffered a service disruption on Thursday that prevented users from properly accessing its app and website. Twitter said the outage was caused by “an internal configuration change.” By CNBC Twitter suffered an outage on Thursday that prevented some users from being able to use the social network properly for about an hour. Users who visited the website were greeted with a “Something is technically wrong” message while some who tried to use the app saw a “Tweets aren’t loading right now” note when trying to refresh their feeds. TheRead More


Arthur Miller: A View From the Field

Arthur Miller, half-length portrait, seated at typewriter, facing left, left hand under chin. Ca. 1945. Photographer Unknown. LC Prints and Photographs Division. Find out more about this photo at the link! July 11, 2019 by Stephen Winick, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS This guest blog post by Matthew Barton about the playwright Arthur Miller is part of a series called “Hidden Folklorists,” which examines the folklore work of surprising people, including people better known for other pursuits. It was written soon after Miller’s death in 2005 for the publication Folklife Center News. Matthew BartonRead More


Arthur Miller: A View From the Field

Arthur Miller, half-length portrait, seated at typewriter, facing left, left hand under chin. Ca. 1945. Photographer Unknown. LC Prints and Photographs Division. Find out more about this photo at the link! July 11, 2019 by Stephen Winick, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS This guest blog post by Matthew Barton about the playwright Arthur Miller is part of a series called “Hidden Folklorists,” which examines the folklore work of surprising people, including people better known for other pursuits. It was written soon after Miller’s death in 2005 for the publication Folklife Center News. Matthew BartonRead More


Arthur Miller: A View From the Field

Arthur Miller, half-length portrait, seated at typewriter, facing left, left hand under chin. Ca. 1945. Photographer Unknown. LC Prints and Photographs Division. Find out more about this photo at the link! July 11, 2019 by Stephen Winick, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS This guest blog post by Matthew Barton about the playwright Arthur Miller is part of a series called “Hidden Folklorists,” which examines the folklore work of surprising people, including people better known for other pursuits. It was written soon after Miller’s death in 2005 for the publication Folklife Center News. Matthew BartonRead More


SCHOOL DAYS: July 15th is a birthday for a dear friend

Tony Mukangura, File Photo The whole time when Tony and I were doing our 4yr Bachelors at Trent University (trentu.ca), most everyone assumed that Tony and I were siblings.  We kept it that way. But actually, all those years, now 30 (2019 going back to 1989), Tony was a true brother to me. Trent University has an International student program called TIP (https://www.trentu.ca/currentstudents/international Since 99% assumed that Tony was my brother and I was his sister, we had to keep it that way for 4yrs. Till graduation day.  For 4yrs,Read More


UGANDA: wenyeinchi Mugisha was shot dead by Mwaninchi Angoro

MWENYEINCHI MUGISHA WAS SHOT DEAD BY MWANAINCHI ANGORIO “Mugisha remained in the car when his colleagues went shopping. After shopping, it is alleged that one of the three released a trolley which knocked one of the cars in the parking. A scuffle ensued when Mugisha’s colleagues pushed a trolley after shopping and hit a car that had been parked adjacent. The security guard developed an argument with the trio.  Then in the process of reversing, the deceased knocked at the foot of one security guard known as Babu Awaze.  Angoria and AwazeRead More


Apollo 11 in Real Time: Hear Every Word & See Everything!

July 11, 2019 by Ellen Terrell, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS This post was authored by Stephanie Marcus, Science Reference Librarian in the Science, Technology, and Business Division. If you’re one of the millions truly excited by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon mission, then you are in for a treat. You may have heard something about 11,000 hours of audio from the mission now available. It’s true! You can hear all of the voices on Mission Control audio and you can get all of the mission’s historical media: footageRead More


UGANDA: Visa opportunities to USA

There will be 2 Uganda related conferences in August 2019 in Chicago. UNAA – Uganda North America Association. NAMCA – North America Masaba Cultural Association. Both groups are having annual meetings the same weekend in the same hotel in the same city. Links are provided. MARTHA LEAH NANGALAMA I look forward to meeting you in Chicago. https://ift.tt/2G9wgMZ https://ift.tt/2YX8eMR —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 11, 2019 at 04:29PM