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Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Uganda: How Families Displaced By Oil Refinery Are Struggling to Cope

By Francis MugerwaHoima — It is a bright sunny morning in Kyakabooga Village, Buseruka Sub-county in the oil-rich...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots - Voice of America

Pop star politician Bobi Wine is not being unfairly targeted... - Greenwich Citizen

Robert Kyagulanyi, the Ugandan pop star and lawmaker more commonly known by his stage name, Bobi Wine, appeared...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Uganda: Tourism Body Protests New Bird Watching Tax

By Eve MugangaWakiso — The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has protested a 'special tax' which Kasanje Town Council...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Uganda Still Ranks Top in Countries With High Maternal Deaths

By Zurah NakabugoWhile Uganda has made progress towards improving health of mothers and newborns; the country still ranks...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Uganda: Justice Sector Improves but Torture, Murders Stand Out

By Franklin DrakuKampala — Unresolved murders, wanton torture by security forces, case backlog and congestion in prisons became...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Uganda: Ministry Tests Pupils, Youth in Vocational Skills

By Felix AinebyoonaMbarara — Ministry of Education and Sports has conducted an assessment of 5,785 children and youth...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

Government searching for financier to invest Shs76b in minerals survey - Daily Monitor

According to Mr Thomas Ole-Kuyan, the United Nations Development Programme deputy director, artisanal and small scale miners need...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

UK Minister for Africa arrives for state visit - New Vision

UK Minister for Africa Harriett Baldwin has arrived in the country on a two day state visit. This...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

Meet the Museveni in 27 Guns - Daily Monitor

If there is a saying Anorld Mubangizi should consider his favourite then, "Fall down seven times and stand...

Shabaab claims deadly IED blast in Kenya - The Long War Journal

Uganda makes sub-sahara's first major move to tighten policy - Iol.co.za

Uganda became the first major sub-Saharan African economy to increase interest rates this year to counter inflation pressures...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

Juice factory closed over failing standards - Daily Monitor

According to a statement issued by Mr Godwin Muhwezi, the UNBS head of public relations, the closure followed...

Uganda: Otafiire Rejects LDC Pre-Entry Exams, Proposes Two-Year Course

Uganda: Otafiire Rejects LDC Pre-Entry Exams, Proposes Two-Year Course

By Nelson WesongaKampala — The Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister, Gen Kahinda Otafiire, has opposed pre-entry exams for...

Uganda: Mobile Money Tool for Terrorism Financing - Report

Uganda: Mobile Money Tool for Terrorism Financing - Report

By Frederic MusisiKampala — The US government has in its Global Terrorism Index report warned about mobile money...

Kenya: Ugandan Teacher Recounts Violence and Journey to Dadaab

Kenya: Ugandan Teacher Recounts Violence and Journey to Dadaab

By Ng'ang'a MbuguaWalter Michael Kagwa took the first step towards becoming a refugee in 1987. The previous year,...

Uganda Prepares to Vaccinate Against Ebola in Case the Virus Strikes the Country

Uganda Prepares to Vaccinate Against Ebola in Case the Virus Strikes the Country

Photo: World Health Organization Health workers in DRC are working round the clock to contain the latest and...

Uganda: Police Ban Rallies for Pop Star Politician Bobi Wine

Uganda: Police Ban Rallies for Pop Star Politician Bobi Wine

Popular politician Bobi Wine will be met with a police escort and treason charges when he returns to...

East Africa: Uganda, Other EA Countries Supplying Banned Plastic Bags to Kenya

East Africa: Uganda, Other EA Countries Supplying Banned Plastic Bags to Kenya

By Njenga HakeenahOn June 22, 2018, the Environment and Lands Court ruled in favour of the plastic bag...

Uganda: Security Chiefs Hold Crisis Meeting Over Bobi Wine

Uganda: Security Chiefs Hold Crisis Meeting Over Bobi Wine

Photo: Bobi Wine Bobi Wine. By Derrick WanderaKampala — Security forces and Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert...

Uganda: BoU's Takeover of Crane Bank, 20 Years After Greenland Bank Closure

Uganda: BoU's Takeover of Crane Bank, 20 Years After Greenland Bank Closure

opinion By Karoli SsemogerereThis week, The Observer made available again a 10-year-old interview of Dr Suleiman Kiggundu narrating...

Uganda: Education Ministry Tasks Public Service On Salaries

Uganda: Education Ministry Tasks Public Service On Salaries

By Patience AhimbisibweKampala — The Ministry of Education Permanent Secretary, Mr Alex Kakooza, yesterday said they have written...

Uganda: Turn Ongwen Into Witness, Lawyer Tells ICC

Uganda: Turn Ongwen Into Witness, Lawyer Tells ICC

By Anthony WesakaThe Hague. The former commander of the Sinia Brigade with the Lord Resistance Army (LRA), Dominic...

Uganda: CCTV Camera System Fails to Read Boda Licence Plates

Uganda: CCTV Camera System Fails to Read Boda Licence Plates

By Andrew BagalaKampala — The top management of the police has summoned the Chinese company in charge of...

Uganda: Why Kampala Is Still Grappling With Waste

Uganda: Why Kampala Is Still Grappling With Waste

By Amos NgwomoyaA swarm of flies hovers over a heap of garbage on Nsalo Close, off Sir Apollo...

Uganda: Warder Shoots Inmate Dead Over Woman, Turns Gun On Self

Uganda: Warder Shoots Inmate Dead Over Woman, Turns Gun On Self

By Fred MuzaaleKayunga — A romantic love triangle has gone horribly wrong in Ntenjeru Prison in Kayunga Town...

Uganda: Makerere's Dr Musaazi Praised for Inventions

Uganda: Makerere's Dr Musaazi Praised for Inventions

By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala — In death, as in life, Makerere University veteran scientist, Dr Moses Kizza Musaazi,...

Uganda: Three Suspended Makerere University Students Charged With Trespass

Uganda: Three Suspended Makerere University Students Charged With Trespass

By Betty NdagireThree suspended Makerere University students have been charged before Buganda Road court with trespass at the...

Uganda: Police Has No Business Deciding Who Receives Me At Entebbe - Bobi Wine

Uganda: Police Has No Business Deciding Who Receives Me At Entebbe - Bobi Wine

Photo: Bobi Wine Bobi Wine. By Job BwireJust hours after police issued security guidelines on the return of...

Uganda: Eight Arrested for Ferrying Street Children Into Kampala

Uganda: Eight Arrested for Ferrying Street Children Into Kampala

By Derrick WanderaKampala — Eight people are being held in Napak Police station over allegations of illegally ferrying...

Uganda: Sejusa, Besigye Videos Played for ICC Judges

Uganda: Sejusa, Besigye Videos Played for ICC Judges

By Anthony WesakaA lawyer for Dominic Ongwen, on Tuesday began defence of the ex-Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) commander...

Uganda: Strangers Steal Guns, Bullets From Police

Uganda: Strangers Steal Guns, Bullets From Police

By Julius OcungiLamwo — At least four guns loaded with more than 300 rounds of live ammunition have...

Uganda: Bobi Wine Return - Police Ban Crowds At Entebbe

Uganda: Bobi Wine Return - Police Ban Crowds At Entebbe

By Joseph KatoPolice in Uganda have issued what they have described as security guidelines for the return of...

Uganda: The Cost of Climate Change to Uganda's Coffee Sector

Uganda: The Cost of Climate Change to Uganda's Coffee Sector

analysis By Florence Nakazi, Research Analyst, EPRCThis blog post looks at the impact of climate change on Uganda's...

Uganda: Police Await Lab Results for Clues On Kirumira Killing

Uganda: Police Await Lab Results for Clues On Kirumira Killing

By Andrew BagalaKampala — Police detectives are still waiting for results from the forensic laboratory to establish whether...

Uganda Pushes for Nuclear Energy Development

Uganda Pushes for Nuclear Energy Development

By Franklin DrakuUganda is pushing for the development of nuclear energy to supplement the energy needs of the...

Uganda: School Feeding Programme Divides Teachers, Parents

Uganda: School Feeding Programme Divides Teachers, Parents

By James OwichGulu — As learners across the country report to schools for their third term, parents in...

Uganda: Drug Maker Cipla's Shares Debut On Uganda Bourse

Uganda: Drug Maker Cipla's Shares Debut On Uganda Bourse

By Bernard BusuulwaThe shares of drug maker Cipla Quality Chemicals Limited debut on the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE)...

Uganda: If Bobi Wine Has No Content, How Did He Get Us Drunk?

Uganda: If Bobi Wine Has No Content, How Did He Get Us Drunk?

By Dr Jimmy Spire SsentongoEvery time her mum was mad about her actions, she would shout at her:...

Uganda: Ex-Wife Celebrates Divorce By Deleting Chameleone's Photos On Instagram

Uganda: Ex-Wife Celebrates Divorce By Deleting Chameleone's Photos On Instagram

By Nahashon MusunguThe divorce between Ugandan musician Chameleone and Daniella Atim turned nasty after she deleted all his...

Uganda: Security Sweats Over Bobi Wine's Return

Uganda: Security Sweats Over Bobi Wine's Return

Police officers at all units in Kampala Metropolitan are on high alert ahead of the return of the...

Uganda: Bobi Wine - My Plan On Landing in Uganda

Uganda: Bobi Wine - My Plan On Landing in Uganda

Ugandan pop star-cum-politician Bobi Wine says he is set to return to Kampala after his medical tour of...