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Thursday, September 26th, 2019

 

CANADA: Immigrant wage gap costing $50 billion a year in GDP: RBC

MLN – Here is a Bloomberg article about needing immigrants.  If you scroll to the bottom, you will find the link for Citizenship and Immigration Canada. === Immigrant wage gap costing Canada $50 billion a year in GDP: RBC By Christopher Reynolds, The Canadian Press, BLOOMBERG  Sep 17, 2019, The growing wage gap between immigrants and Canadian-born workers has hit a new high, with new Canadians earning 10 per cent less on average, says a new report. The gulf, which spans age, gender, region and occupation, is costing the countryRead More


Whistleblower accuses White House of Ukraine call cover-up (VIDEO, IMAGES)

President Donald Trump walks to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, as he returns from attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — White House officials took extraordinary steps to “lock down” information about President Donald Trump’s summertime phone call with the president of Ukraine, even moving the transcript to a secret computer system, a whistleblower alleges in a politically explosive complaint that accuses the administration of a wide-ranging cover-up. The whistleblower, in a 9-pageRead More


Whistleblower accuses White House of Ukraine call cover-up (VIDEO, IMAGES)

President Donald Trump walks to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, as he returns from attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — White House officials took extraordinary steps to “lock down” information about President Donald Trump’s summertime phone call with the president of Ukraine, even moving the transcript to a secret computer system, a whistleblower alleges in a politically explosive complaint that accuses the administration of a wide-ranging cover-up. The whistleblower, in a 9-pageRead More


Whistleblower accuses White House of Ukraine call cover-up (VIDEO, IMAGES)

President Donald Trump walks to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, as he returns from attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — White House officials took extraordinary steps to “lock down” information about President Donald Trump’s summertime phone call with the president of Ukraine, even moving the transcript to a secret computer system, a whistleblower alleges in a politically explosive complaint that accuses the administration of a wide-ranging cover-up. The whistleblower, in a 9-pageRead More


Trump lashes out at Democrats over impeachment

Trump lashes out at Democrats over impeachment US President Donald Trump is lashing out at House Democrats amid an impeachment investigation and a whistleblower complaint over his efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden. (Sept. 26) Subscribe for more Breaking News: https://ift.tt/18F6bii Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://ift.tt/2Nv6Z1g Google+: https://ift.tt/seidce Instagram: https://ift.tt/2G5Qog8 ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: https://ift.tt/2m6RioP —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 26, 2019 at 10:17PM


UGANDA: Hoima eldctions, the good, bad and ugly

By MIKE OMALLA THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE UGLY, CASE OF HOIMA BY ELECTION. Where as the just concluded by election in Hoima has been riddled with massive rigging and intimidation, this should be seen as a precursor to what is to come in 2021 general elections. Let it be noted that to the independent minded people all sympathy was towards the FDC candidate Nyakato who by all means can be said was robbed of clear victory. What lessons do we learn from this? If the opposition in UgandaRead More


UGANDA: What is in a name???

Today I had a chat with a friend in Uganda. Him: “I am in a meeting with a District Planner” MLN: “What is its name”? Him: “I am not sure. I will get it and revert”. NAME I found it shocking that my friend was in a meeting and did not know the name of the person he was in a meeting with. Ugandans joke. Learn to memorise people’s names. It is a sign that you respect them. The Service Industry requires basic courtesy. When you walk into a restaurant,Read More


UGANDA: What is in a name???

Today I had a chat with a friend in Uganda. Him: “I am in a meeting with a District Planner” MLN: “What is its name”? Him: “I am not sure. I will get it and revert”. NAME I found it shocking that my friend was in a meeting and did not know the name of the person he was in a meeting with. Ugandans joke. Learn to memorise people’s names. It is a sign that you respect them. The Service Industry requires basic courtesy. When you walk into a restaurant,Read More


UGANDA: What is in a name???

Today I had a chat with a friend in Uganda. Him: “I am in a meeting with a District Planner” MLN: “What is its name”? Him: “I am not sure. I will get it and revert”. NAME I found it shocking that my friend was in a meeting and did not know the name of the person he was in a meeting with. Ugandans joke. Learn to memorise people’s names. It is a sign that you respect them. The Service Industry requires basic courtesy. When you walk into a restaurant,Read More


Why Kiswahili should be kept off Uganda’s formal education system

WHY KISWAHILI SHOULD BE KEPT OFF UGANDA’S FORMAL EDUCATION SYSTEM CHANGE OF GUARDS – Museveni’s cabinet has approved the establishment of the Uganda National Kiswahili Council. The establishment of the council is in line with the wider scheme to formally promote the use of Kiswahili language in Uganda.  Despite its absence in the country, the 1996 Constitution identifies Kiswahili as the second official language in Uganda.  Article 137 (2) of the East African Community Treaty recommends that for ease of integration, Kiswahili should be developed as the lingua franca ofRead More