Donah Mbabazi & Edwin Ashimwe

Pop culture: Does it set unrealistic standards for celebrities?

Meghan Markle’s marriage to Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex and member of the British royal family, has for long been the subject of controversy in the media. The royal couple has found itself on the receiving end of unending criticism, and in a recent interview with ITV News, a British...

Friday, October 25, 2019, 12:00 AM

World Population Day: A call for global efforts to scale up family planninguptake

The world’s population is projected to hit 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion by 2050, according to statistics from United Nations. And today, July 11, as the world celebrates World Population Day, the spotlight is on the unfinished business of the 1994 International Conference on...

Thursday, July 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Alcoholism: Society should take lead in fighting the vice

Umuhoza is a recovering alcohol addict who started drinking alcohol in high school. The habit started as influence from friends, something that later turned into full blown addiction. In company of her friends, they would party and she would always do what they did—mostly drinking. A few...

Friday, May 3, 2019, 12:00 AM

Modern Christianity: Would Jesus commend it if He came back today?

On this day, over 2000 years ago, Jesus Christ was crucified and died on the cross. His death served as penalty for the sins of mankind, and for Christians, this day (Good Friday) stands to serve as a cornerstone of their faith. Whereas Christians today still share basic convictions worldwide...

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 8:21 PM