Makerere University Student fighting climate change lands a fortune in plastic bottles and polythene bag waste.

MAKERERE: A student of Makerere University in Kampala pursuing Bachelor of Commerce external program is a smiling man after his passion to fight climate change lands him a fortune.  Okello Richards’ endeavors to rid his environment of Plastic bottle and polythene waste begun as a small passion. Where he collected and used the bottles and […]

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Green Park in Kampala

Breathing life to Africa’s intoxicated urban cities

The industrial revolution and adaptation of technology in almost all aspects of human survival may be causing a lot of excitement in what is presumed to be the dot com era. This is definitely a major achievement in human evolution, where every human need seems to be online. However very little effort is being taken […]

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Kasiry Gwanga

Ugandan General Kasirye Ggwanga uses his gun to protect the environment

While many generals may use their rifles to fight bloody wars, Ugandan General Kasirye Ggwanga uses his AK47 assault rifle to protect the environment. For the past decade, Ggwanga has shot to disable a number of trucks that have involved in elicit timber trade. But that is not just all, Ggwanga seems to have a […]

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Rwandas’ ban on plastic bags signals a brighter future for the country

Rwanda may be known to many as East African community cleanest and fastest growing republic. This beauty however comes with total commitment to preserving a beautiful country for generations to come. While you may enjoy shopping in a plastic bag, it is illegal and punishable in Rwanda to use, procure, manufacture and distribute plastic bags. […]

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