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Too much of a good thing_Comms in a world changed by COVID 19

Rukh-Shana Namuyimba

The role of effective, consistent, localized and recurring communication in the fight against the coronavirus cannot be underestimated. Governments, health organizations, brands and even individuals have for the past 8 months used every avenue at their disposal to help communities prepare for and adjust to a world that no longer …

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What NTV Teaches Us About Leadership and Management.

Often times when one resigns or parts company with an organization, he or she will not have anything to do with the former employer and likewise the former employer will not have anything to do with their former employee. This week the news about former NTV News Anchor Rose Mary …

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Making sense of Ivory Smuggling at Entebbe International Airport.

FILE - In this May 15, 2014 file photo, confiscated ivory is displayed at a chemical waste treatment center in Hong Kong. The London-based Environmental Investigation Agency said Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 Chinese officials used a state trip by Chinese President Xi Jinping and other high-level visits to smuggle ivory out of Tanzania. In a report the environmental watchdog says Chinese-led criminal gangs conspired with corrupt Tanzanian officials to traffic huge amounts of ivory, some of which was loaded in diplomatic bags on Xi's plane during a presidential visit in March 2013. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)

  Two weeks ago yet another attempt to smuggle Ivory via Entebbe International Airport was foiled by Entebbe Handling Services (ENHAS) Security team, Uganda Wildlife Staff and Aviation Police. For several years Entebbe International Airport has now become synonymous with Ivory smuggling, a problem that continues to destroy Uganda’s image …

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Uganda at 52: Achievements gained and challenges to tackle

On Thursday 9th October Uganda celebrated it’s 52nd Independence anniversary at Kololo Airstrip. Granted independence in 1962, Uganda as a country has not had a peaceful transfer of power from one president to the other. On separate accounts Uganda has been plunged into violence and civil war because of bad …

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