The United Nation’s peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has said more than 200 civilians have been killed and over 400 wounded in a main mosque in Southern Sudan. They also reported of massacres in a church, hospital and an abandoned UN World Food Program (WFP) compound.
According to the AFP, South Sudan's army has been fighting rebels loyal to sacked vice-president Riek Machar after the insurgents launched a renewed offensive targeting key oil fields. The conflict has also taken on an ethnic dimension, pitting President Salva Kiir's Dinka tribe against militia forces from Mr Machar's Nuer people.
Let’s set the record straight – you must invest money in order to succeed. Your choice of business and entrepreneurial acumen will determine your profitability and future success.
Every business has its own shortcomings and limitations. You must do homework to ascertain the impediments to your business. Is it capital or markets? Assuming you had Ugx. 5m in your bank account, which business would you invest in?
There are many businesses you might consider investing in– stocks, treasury bills, real estate, mobile money agency, eatery, consulting outfit or farming. Your choice must be influenced by your availability, capital requirements and the initial marketing involved.
Are you financially independent? Do you have enough money to cover your basic needs and have some to save for the old age?
You need money to buy your needs and wants. You cannot be happy and achieve peak performance unless you afford to buy your basic needs.
A special master is a person who is appointed to stand in the shoes of the judge to deal with a special circumstance regarding a unique issue.
He or she is someone with skills mix of a judge and expert in a given field. You want someone who understands the legal issues as well as specific technical issues to be able to explain to all parties in an objective way.
Kampala’s skyline is changing at a rapid pace. Kampala road is now besieged by skyscrapers, and it is good to see the winds of change in our city. Save for the personal feuds between the technocrats and politicians, Kampala Capital City Authority has made visible achievements. The once impassable roads in Nakasero and surrounding suburbs are now tarmacked.
As Ugandans appreciate the changes taking place, the big question is:
will our children and grandchildren be welcome in ‘our’ city fifty years or a century from now? Who exactly owns these properties? How did they get the money?
This year portends to be one of vulnerability. To be sure that you are on top of this, keep visiting http://cve.mitre.org/ and www.securityfocus.com. These sites provide reports about publicly known information on security vulnerabilities and exposures. The Heartbleed vulnerability was discovered on 7th April 2014.
I have found www.securityfocus.com and must use resources during my over 6 years of computer security, fraud examination and forensics. You will surely find something new, in an easy to follow format.
Today, I received several warnings from my five different service providers. The one from GeoTrust stood out. And below is the warning in full. If you use any of their services, please take action NOW.