FULL PRESS STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY RAILA ODINGA

Originally posted on OdmBlogSpot:
The President made a statement yesterday to the effect that the perpetrators of the massacres in Mpeketoni were not Al Shaabab. He declared that the attacks were politically orchestrated and blamed what he termed as heightened political rhetoric of leaders and local political networks who were involved in the planning and…

Teaching and Learning Online

Originally posted on Virtual University Uganda:
Teaching online may well be the future for most academics worldwide. However, transitioning to an online or mixed-mode way of teaching and learning can be difficult: old mind-sets are hard to change. We are all used to the 1 teacher – 100 students (or more) scenario, teaching (or dictating)…

Stop Patronizing the African Entrepreneurs

Originally posted on Kofi Said it:
Nigerian’s Mark Zuckerberg, Africa’s Bill Gates, “Africa’s this”, “Africa’s that”.  When is this patronization of the African going to stop? I am this, and not that of Africa or Ghana or whatever village I come from. I think it  is wrong to measure our achievements on some arbitrary scale to…