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Uganda: How to Green Uganda's Cities

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Wambi MichaelKampala — Locals in Kampala, Uganda's capital, always have two or three things to say in...

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

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

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

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

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

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

Uganda: Tourism Body Protests New Bird Watching Tax

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

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

Uganda Still Ranks Top in Countries With High Maternal Deaths

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

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

Uganda: Justice Sector Improves but Torture, Murders Stand Out

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

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

Uganda: Ministry Tests Pupils, Youth in Vocational Skills

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

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

Uganda Signs Deal to Start Printing Own Bank Notes

Uganda Signs Deal to Start Printing Own Bank Notes

Uganda on Thursday signed a deal with a German firm to start printing own security documents like bank...

Uganda: Government Planned to Kill Bobi - Besigye

Uganda: Government Planned to Kill Bobi - Besigye

Photo: allafrica.com Ugandan politician Robert Kyagulanyi also known as Bobi Wine and Kizza Besigye. By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala...

Uganda: Witch Doctor Defends Ongwen At ICC Court

Uganda: Witch Doctor Defends Ongwen At ICC Court

By Bill OketchTHE HAGUE- A witchdoctor on Tuesday walked into the International Criminal Court (ICC) courtroom to defend...

Uganda: Irrigation Scheme Brings Hope to Rwenzori Farmers

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Alex AshabaKabarole — Farmers in Rwenzori Sub-region will soon benefit from a Shs27b Rwengaju Irrigation Scheme in...

Uganda: Teachers Protest Delayed Salaries

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By George MuronSerere — Teachers in government-aided schools in Serere District on Wednesday stormed the district headquarters protesting...

Uganda: Singer Viboyo Arrested for Using Obscene Words to Attack Museveni, Kadaga

Uganda: Singer Viboyo Arrested for Using Obscene Words to Attack Museveni, Kadaga

By Andrew BagalaKampala — Detectives have arrested local musician Moses Nsubuga popularly known as Viboyo for composing a...

Uganda: Security Tight, Roads Blocked As Museveni Holds Meetings Down Town Kampala

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Several roads have been sealed-off by security officers and traffic diverted in the Central Business District of Kampala...

Uganda: Byanyima Denies Links to Bobi Wine Activism

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Andrew BagalaKampala — The sister-in-law of former FDC president Kizza Besigye has denied having any connections with...

Uganda: LRA's Otti Could Be Alive - ICC

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Bill OketchThe Hague. The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said they are still hunting for Vincent Otti,...

Uganda: Teachers to Government - Replace 380 Departed Colleagues

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Paul TajubaKampala — Teachers under their umbrella body, Uganda National Teachers' Union (Unato), have asked government to...

Uganda: AU Probes Uganda Over Rights Abuses in Bunyoro

Uganda: AU Probes Uganda Over Rights Abuses in Bunyoro

By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala — The African Commission on Human and People's Rights (ACHPR) of the African Union...

Uganda: Socialite Zari Lands Key Ambassadorial Role in Uganda

Uganda: Socialite Zari Lands Key Ambassadorial Role in Uganda

By Chad KitunduUgandan socialite Zari Hassan has come a long way, and her decision to quit music might...

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

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

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

UK Minister for Africa arrives for state visit - New Vision

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

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

Uganda: Court Orders Retrial of Student Accused of Sending Love Messages to MP

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Betty NdagireThe High Court in Kampala has cancelled the bail it granted to a YMCA student, Brian...

Meet the Museveni in 27 Guns - Daily Monitor

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

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

Uganda: Declare Love Affairs With Students, Makerere Tells Staff

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Stephen Otage & Damali MukhayeKampala — Makerere University has told lecturers to declare their love relationships with...

Uganda: Women Seized in Naked House Prayer With Pastor

Uganda: Women Seized in Naked House Prayer With Pastor

By Robert Muhereza & Simon Peter EmwamuRukiga/Katakwi. Police in Rukiga District have detained seven women and a male...

Uganda: Suspected Serial Killer Gets Bail After10 Years

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Anthony Wesaka & Betty NdagireKampala — Ten years later, suspected serial killer Baker Walusimbi has regained his...

Uganda: Mukula Has Never Applied for an Air Operator Certificate, Says Civil Aviation

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Job BwireThe ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) vice chairperson for eastern Uganda, Mike Mukula, on Wednesday said...

Uganda: Japan Wants to Fund Karuma Bridge

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Frederic MusisiTokyo — The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has hinted on possibility of bankrolling construction of...

Uganda: Lyantonde Student Delivers At School, Dumps Baby in Pit Latrine

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Malik Fahad JjingoPolice in Lyantonde District in central Uganda are investigating circumstances under which a senior one...

Uganda: Government Again Withdraws Retirement Benefits Bill

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Solomon ArinaitweParliament — The government has resolved to withdraw the contentious Retirement Benefits Sector Liberalisation Bill, 2011...

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

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

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

Juice factory closed over failing standards - Daily Monitor

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

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

Uganda:Family Planning Users Are Murderers - Pastor - AllAfrica.com

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

Couples using family planning to determine the number of children that they should produce have been branded as...

Young innovators find solutions to injustice in Uganda - New Vision

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

Brain Ndyaguma, the business project manager for the Hague institute for innovation of Law said they discovered that...

Uganda:School Van Knocks Two Pupils Dead in Wakiso - AllAfrica.com

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

Two pupils have been confirmed dead while three others and a teacher are hospitalised at Mengo and Mulago...

Cabinet approves Shs950b loan for safe water - Daily Monitor

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

Kampala. Cabinet has given the government the green light to borrow up to $251m for construction of safe...

Uganda: Family Planning Users Are Murderers - Pastor

Uganda: Family Planning Users Are Murderers - Pastor

By Micheal WonialaMbale — Couples using family planning to determine the number of children that they should produce...

New Nile Bridge to be commissioned on October 17 - New Vision

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

The ICT and National Guidance minister, Frank Tumwebaze, has revealed that on October 17, the multi-billion cable suspension...

Uganda: Respect the Elderly - Museveni

Uganda: Respect the Elderly - Museveni

By Alfred Tumushabe and Felix AinebyoonaSheema — The government has pledged to enrol more older persons on Social...

Justice Choudry loses defamation case against Sikh leaders - Daily Monitor

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

KAMPALA. The High Court has dismissed a case in which retired judge, Anup Singh Choudry had sued five...