Tag: uganda

Mission to Uganda ‘really transformative’

In packing for an international trip – or any trip for that matter – most people would be...

Sudan: Time to Repeal U.S. Sanctions On Sudan?

document The clock is ticking for President Trump who must decide by 12 July whether to lift decades-long...

Egypt’s Sisi in Uganda for crucial Nile Basin talks

Uganda’s Museveni flanked by the leaders of Egypt and Ethiopia, outlines the importance of cooperation. Work to reconcile...

Uganda: Elgon Cup – Five Key Battles As Kenya Simbas Tackle Uganda Cranes

By Collins NabiswaKenya Simbas will be seeking to defend the Elgon Cup when they take Uganda Rugby Cranes...

Uganda’s refugee minister seeks solidarity in first-of-its-kind summit

FILE PHOTO: Refugees flee with their property from South Sudan to UgandaKampala, Uganda | AMY FALLON| devex.com|  As a former...

Kenya/Uganda: Chisanga to Start as Simbas Hunt on Uganda

Nairobi — Newcastle Falcons ace Joshua Chisanga and fly half Isaac Adimo are the only changes made for...

Uganda and UN to Convene ‘Solidarity Summit’ Amid Fast-Growing Refugee Emergency

Facing a fast-growing refugee crisis, Uganda is set to host in its capital, Kampala, a 'Solidarity Summit' with...

EU Offers 85 Million Euros to Help Fund Uganda’s Refugee Response – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportEU Offers 85 Million Euros to Help Fund Uganda's Refugee ResponseU.S. News & World...

Uganda: UPDF Captain Accused of Harassing Relatives Over Land

Captain Sedius Mugisha, a Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) officer is under the spotlight for allegedly using soldiers...

Uganda: Court Orders Commissioner to Pay Shs 50 Million for Humiliating Doctor

Photo: The Herald Court gavel. Justice Oyuko Anthony Ojok has fined Kakonge Kambarage, the former Kabarole district resident...

Uganda Could Become The First African Country To Develop Nuclear Power

Like there's not enough wrong in Africa right now, Uganda has signed a deal with Russia to develop...

Uganda: DPP Accused of Illegally Clearing Suspects in Shs158 Million Fraud Case

By David MafabiKampala — A businesswoman has accused the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) of refusing to prosecute...

Uganda oil ‘may not’ flow by 2020

Economy Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:00 By Mark Keith Muhumuza | An oil rig on the shores of Lake Albert...

Uganda: Vice President Arrived in Kampala

Kampala — The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabou Mohamed Abdul Rahman, on Wednesday arrived here for participating...

Ugandapresummitonrefugees2 670×305 – New Vision

Mondo gave them the toll free number 116, so that all survivors or victims of rape are able...

East Africa: Let’s Pledge to Help South Sudan Refugees in Uganda

opinion By Elizabeth PfiferAs refugees from South Sudan arrive in Uganda in increasing numbers - more than 2,000...

Uganda/Nigeria: Ten Conclusions From KCCA’s Loss to Nigeria Side Rivers United

By Allan SsekamatteKeepers not rotated Haven't sounded out the KCCA technical team to find out what informed their...

Uganda: Government to Cut Power Tariffs

By Derrick WanderaKampala — State minister for Privatisation and Development Evelyn Anite has said power tariffs will be...

Now, Uganda introduces new criteria for passport issuance

Uganda introduces new criteria for passport issuance Kampala, Uganda | GODFREY SSALI | Uganda has introduced a new criteria for the...

Uganda to host a “Solidarity Summit” on refugees

According to the United Nations Refugee Agency and the World Bank, Uganda is now home to over 1.2...

World leaders converge in Uganda for first Refugee Solidarity Summit

Uganda is hosting the first Refugee Solidarity Summit backed by the United Nations to find support for the...

‘Uganda first oil to flow after 2020’ – Daily Monitor

Kampala- The ambitions of the Ugandan government to have first oil flowing by 2020 may not be possible...

Press Releases: Acting Assistant Secretary Simon Henshaw To Travel to Uganda … – State Department

Acting Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration Simon Henshaw will travel to Uganda from June 21-23 as...

Newspaper editor interrogated by authorities in Uganda

Nairobi, June 21, 2017--Ugandan authorities should cease investigation and intimidation of privately-owned daily newspaper Red Pepper editor Ben...

2017 Uganda Film Festival Launched

Meddie Kagwa, the head multimedia content at UCC has called upon all film industry players to submit in...

Uganda: Museveni Blames Security Chiefs on Violent Apaa Land Clashes – AllAfrica.com

At a closed-door meeting with MPs from Acholi and government ministers last week, President Museveni took a swipe...

Expect carnage at the den

The national rugby 15s team, Simbas are intent on successfully defending their Elgon Cup title as they prepare...

Uganda: Crisis – From Refugee Children to Refugee Parents – AllAfrica.com

According to the United Nations, at least $1.6b is urgently needed for humanitarian assistance to 5.8 million in...

UNHCR Uganda Factsheet (May 2017) – Uganda

HIGHLIGHTS 629,682 South Sudanese new arrivals since 8 Jul 2016 272,206 South Sudanese refugees settled in Bidibidi 171,561...

Uganda: President Will Travel to Uganda for State Visit

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is expected to pay state visit to the east African country, Uganda on...

Uganda Risks Us Sanctions Over Second-Hand Clothes Ban

Photo: The Observer The US says a ban on second-hand clothes by EAC nations affects their textile industry....

Africa: Exposed – Uganda’s Secret GMO Research

Photo: The Independent Unknown to most Ugandans, NARO currently runs one of the most active GMO research facilities...

Uganda: Police Driver Acquitted of Knocking Besigye Supporter

Photo: The Observer Stick-wielding policemen chase away people near Besigye’s car (file photo). By Joseph KatoKampala — The...

Ugandans Hit At Minister Anite On Social Media

Photo: Daily Monitor Some tweets were written to make fun of Evelyn Anite, the State Minister of Finance...

Uganda: Court to Hear Porn Case Against VJ Junior in July

Photo: Daily Monitor File photo of VJ Junior at Dembe FM studios in Kampala. By Betty NdagireKampala —...

Uganda Now 3rd Top Refugee Hosting Nation In The World

Uganda needs $8b (sh28 trillion) to continue caring for the displaced and host communities in the next four...

Elgon Cup: Veteran Mathias Ochwo set to start in Uganda’s tight five – NTV Uganda

NTV UgandaElgon Cup: Veteran Mathias Ochwo set to start in Uganda's tight fiveNTV UgandaThe matchday squad for Saturday's...

Uganda: Museveni Aide Arrested for ‘Conning’ Traditional Healer Mama Fina – AllAfrica.com

The Police's Flying Squad has arrested a senior presidential adviser on political affairs, Yekoyada Nuwagaba, on suspicion of...

East Africa: UN Secretary General Arrives Today for Refugee Summit

Photo: Daily Monitor President Museveni and the UN Secretary General António Guterres will co-chair the main summit event...

Uganda: Intrigue, Insults Mar Makerere University Vice Chancellor Race

Photo: The Observer The candidates (L-R): Prof Venansius Batyamureeba, Prof Edward Kirumira and Barnabas Nawangwe. By Edris KiggunduAs...