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Injustice Uganda Uncategorized

One Week Later

A kid in a posh home somewhere in Kampala probably switched on his PlayStation around 1900hrs on 13th January 2020 to play an online game with friends only to realise he/she couldn’t connect even though the home WiFi signal was as strong as ever. Ditto for an exhausted developer in a different suburb who was […]

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Design Musings Politics Science & Technology Uganda

Optimisation

It is obvious that the number of motor vehicles in Uganda in general and Greater Kampala in particular has increased a lot over the past two decades. It is also obvious that this increase is largely driven by an increase in the number of people with sufficient income to afford a secondhand vehicle. Typically, such a vehicle will be a Japanese make aged between 10 and 15 years old on importation. The upper limit of 15 years is now fixed in the country’s regulations with initial attempts to fix it at 8 years having failed after a public outcry.