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Museveni on The Leadership Needed to Catalyze Africa's Transformation

posted onMay 11, 2019

By Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

We first need to understand what is meant by transformation. In the 1960s, economists were talking about growth and development.  Growth was supposed to mean quantitative expansion of the respective sectors e.g. grow more coffee, cotton, etc.  Development was a term that implied some qualitative changes ─ propelling the economy and society to a higher level.  Later on, however, when we became active on the scene, I insisted on the use of the word transformation. 

OPINION: Research World International Opinion Polls are uncredible

posted onJanuary 6, 2017

By Besi Ndereya

On 6th/05/19, Research World International (RWI) during a public event at Hotel Africana presented results of their most recent opinion poll: “Perceptions of Ugandans towards socio-economic and political issues in the Country.” The strategic purpose of this poll was to “measure public opinions and perceptions on the social economic and political aspects in Uganda.” This exercise was conducted across 60 districts with a total sample size of 2,042 between 12th April 2019 and 25th April 2019.

There is more to the NRM Parliamentary Caucus Ngoma Resolutions than meets the eye

posted onJanuary 6, 2017

Recently, NRM Members of Parliament under the NRM Parliamentary Caucus concluded a week long retreat in Kyankwanzi under the theme “Industrialization for job creation and shared prosperity” which was attended by the president, ministers, about 50 NRM leaning independent MPs, NRM Historicals, and members of the Central Executive Committee. The retreat was officially opened by His Excellence President Yoweri Museveni on Friday, 14th March 2019.