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Injustice Politics Uganda Uncategorized

Lèse-majesté

Some time back, I learnt that insulting the monarchy in Thailand is a grave criminal offense. At the time, I was taking a quick look at the headlines on the BBC news website and my initial amusement turned into horror when I saw that the offender in question had been sentenced to a lengthy jail […]

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Business Entrepreneurship Innovation Musings Science & Technology Uganda Uncategorized

On Kiira Motors

Earlier today, I got involved in a brief argument as to whether Kiira Motors manufactured or assembled the new Kayoola Diesel bus that they recently unveiled. My simple opinion was that unless the company actually manufactured some of the parts from raw materials, what they did couldn’t count for manufacturing in the true sense of […]