Fifth Harmony part ways

STAFF WRITER In a Twitter post signed by Dinah Jane Hansen, Normani Kordei, Lauren Jauregui, and Ally Brooke Hernandez, the girls revealed they’re taking a break to focus on their solo careers. “Reflecting on the past six years since we started on X-Factor, we’ve realized just how far we’ve come and we appreciate everything so much, more now than ever. We’ve really had one hell of a memorable journey together and can’t begin to express our gratitude to y’all for coming along with us on this wild ride! “After six…

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Breaking in

EDWARD KALEMA A paint-by-number plot still leads to an entertaining picture in “Breaking In.” Here, you get what you expect, but it’s a little better than you may have anticipated. Much of that is thanks to the beautiful actress Gabrielle Union (Shaun), a mother arriving with her two children at a remote Wisconsin house. Her recently murdered father owned the place and hid some ill-gotten gains inside. A crew of crooks, who didn’t plan on having visitors, is already there to steal the loot. Soon, those creeps have seized the…

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Intercourse football tournament kicks off

CLINTON TUMANYE Uganda Christian University inter–course football tournament, kicked off on June 18 with the Bachelors of Statistics going head on with Financial Management and Human resource at the University’s main pitch. The Bachelors of Statistics and Financial Management dominated the game, after a goalless draw, Rodney Onyinge saw the opponents net shortly into the second half. He later on added another goal to his name in the 59th minute. Namanya Barnabassealed off the 3-0 win with a long strike leaving the Human Resource team in utter despair. “We did…

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Q&A

First (Left) Ageno with her national teammates before leaving for the FIBA 3*3 World cup

TRAINNG EVERYDAY GOT ME TO THE NATIONAL TEAM   Edward Kalema Its only Uganda and Nigeria that represented Africa at the FUBA 3X3 World Cup. How does it feel like representing your country and Africa at large? It feels really nice to represent Uganda and I was overwhelmed that I was chosen because I was the only UCU player that got the call. Did you expect to be called for the national team? No. I never expected to be called because there were very many players who were called upon…

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Lady Cardinals in FUFA Women’s Cup Final

Siporasa Amoding of Olila High school attempts to score as UCU's Adam Kemisa defends her goalkeepre during the FUFA women's Cup at UCU play ground

STAFF WRITER Lady Cardinals, booked their place into this year’s final of the FUFA Women’s Cup slated to take place today (23rd June) in Bushenyi district. In a repeat of last year’s semi finals, the Mukono ladies defeated defending champions Olila high school in a 2 -1 victory to earn their place in the final. Last year, the UCU Cardinals lost 5-4 in penalties at the same stage after the teams drew 2-2 in normal time. However, this time round, the ladies’ determination and dominance through the whole game paid off as…

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Worship at the Throne of God

Rev. Canon Dr. John Senyonyi The last four decades have brought jubilant worship in churches to the fore, and that is in both traditional and newer churches. They have created a ‘Praise and Worship’ time. Whether it takes 10 minutes or an hour, there is something unsettling for me in the phrase. The service leader or singer will say, “Let us now enter a time of praise and worship,” or “Let us worship.” Why is it ‘a time’? Does it fairly represent how the Bible depicts worship? Words carry meaning…

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Worship at the Throne of God

Rev. Canon Dr. John Senyony The last four decades have brought jubilant worship in churches to the fore, and that is in both traditional and newer churches. They have created a ‘Praise and Worship’ time. Whether it takes 10 minutes or an hour, there is something unsettling for me in the phrase. The service leader or singer will say, “Let us now enter a time of praise and worship,” or “Let us worship.” Why is it ‘a time’? Does it fairly represent how the Bible depicts worship? Words carry meaning…

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Allan Galpin to get new ambulance

The old ambulance parked outside the health center

BY DOUGLAS OLUM Allan Galpin Health Centre is procuring another ambulance. This was revealed by the Uganda Christian University (UCU) Director of Health Services Dr Geoffrey Rwabaingi-Mulindwa while he was making a health awareness presentation at Nkoyoyo Hall on Tuesday, June 12. Dr Mulindwa said the current ambulance has been challenging to access in many cases, yet it is critical in health service delivery. “The way you transport a person who is unwell may deteriorate their health condition. You do not need to carry a person who is having difficulty…

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Allan Galpin to get new ambulance

BY DOUGLAS OLUM Allan Galpin Health Centre is procuring another ambulance. This was revealed by the Uganda Christian University (UCU) Director of Health Services Dr Geoffrey Rwabaingi-Mulindwa while he was making a health awareness presentation at Nkoyoyo Hall on Tuesday, June 12. Dr Mulindwa said the current ambulance has been challenging to access in many cases, yet it is critical in health service delivery. “The way you transport a person who is unwell may deteriorate their health condition. You do not need to carry a person who is having difficulty…

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Stop self-medication

  BY DOUGLAS OLUM Members of the Uganda Christian University (UCU) community have been urged to desist from the common practice of self-medication. Dr Godfrey Mulindwa, the UCU Director Medical Services, made this call while addressing staff and students during the community worship service of June 12, at Nkoyoyo Hall. “One of the greatest risks of this practice is misdiagnosis. You may treat malaria when you are actually suffering from another disease,” Dr Mulindwa said. “You also stand the risk of overdose when you do self medication. This may affect…

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