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AllAfrica.com
Ongwen's Ex-Wife Escapes DeathBy Julius Ocungi and John Okot Gulu — Ms Florence Ayot, an ex-wife of former L
Ongwen's Ex-Wife Escapes Death
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Julius Ocungi and John Okot Gulu — Ms Florence Ayot, an ex-wife of former Lord's Resistance Army rebel commander Dominic Ongwen last Friday survived being burnt to death by her jilted lover who accused her of following the televised confirmation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How NRA-NRM Duped the WestThe National Resistance Movement (NRM) government commemorated the 30th anniver
How NRA-NRM Duped the West
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The National Resistance Movement (NRM) government commemorated the 30th anniversary of its takeover of state power on Tuesday. The anniversary was marked with much less pomp and ceremony than would have been expected, given that a general election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons From Ongwen, Gbagbo Trial At the HagueTwo significant criminal trials for Africa are underway, ironically in Europe a
Lessons From Ongwen, Gbagbo Trial At the Hague
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Two significant criminal trials for Africa are underway, ironically in Europe at The Hague. The two are the trials of Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel commander Dominic Ongwen and former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo alongside militia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At African Union Peace and Security Council, Ban Discusses Burundi, South Sudan and Counter-TerrorismUnited Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today, in an address to the Africa
At African Union Peace and Security Council, Ban Discusses Burundi, South Sudan and Counter-Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today, in an address to the African Union Peace and Security Council, spotlighted three topics high on the regional body's agenda - counter-terrorism, and the ongoing crises in both South Sudan and Burundi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Otunnu Raps ICC Over 'Soft' Target TrialsGulu — Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) president Olara Otunnu has criticised the
Otunnu Raps ICC Over 'Soft' Target Trials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Gulu — Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) president Olara Otunnu has criticised the International Criminal Court (ICC) over what he described as trials of "soft" suspects for war crimes against humanity, leaving out "the big fish." Mr Otunnu, who was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Fund Brings Relief to War VictimsGulu — At least 40,000 survivors of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebellion
ICC Fund Brings Relief to War Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Gulu — At least 40,000 survivors of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebellion in northern Uganda have received surgery and psychosocial support through the International Criminal Court (ICC)'s Trust Fund for Victims (TFV). Since 2008, TFV has been... Read more
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Christian Today
Resurgence of Lord's Resistance Army strikes fear across Central African RepublicFighters loyal to the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) pose with their rifles in th
Resurgence of Lord's Resistance Army strikes fear across Central African Republic
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
Fighters loyal to the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) pose with their rifles in the Central African Republic, where a leading commander, Dominic Ongwen, surrendered last year. A terrorist militia responsible for around 100,000 deaths before being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As ICC Holds Key Hearing in Ongwen Case, LRA Victims in Uganda Need More Than ProsecutionsUgandan victims of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) have waited over a decade t
As ICC Holds Key Hearing in Ongwen Case, LRA Victims in Uganda Need More Than Prosecutions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Ugandan victims of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) have waited over a decade to see the group's leadership held accountable for crimes committed during the armed conflict with Uganda's government. They saw it happen last week, when former LRA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Congratulations NRM, But...Yesterday, the National Resistance Army/ Movement (NRA/M) celebrated 30 years i
Congratulations NRM, But...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Yesterday, the National Resistance Army/ Movement (NRA/M) celebrated 30 years in power. The then NRA guerilla outfit, led by Yoweri Museveni, captured state power on January 26, 1986 and effectively overthrew Gen Tito Okello Lutwa's government. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Evelyn Amony - On Reclaiming a Lost LifeEvelyn Amony has had more than her fair share of interviews, in fact, more than
Evelyn Amony - On Reclaiming a Lost Life
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Evelyn Amony has had more than her fair share of interviews, in fact, more than any other returnee. But you could put that down to the fact that she is eager to talk about her experiences in the bush. She is also a busy woman. Although we have an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Fought On Instruction of Acholi People - OngwenKampala — Former Commander of the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) Dominic On
I Fought On Instruction of Acholi People - Ongwen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Kampala — Former Commander of the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) Dominic Ongwen has asked the International Court to dismiss charges and acquit him over the crimes in connection with the two-decade war in northern Uganda. He asked the court to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biraaro Defends UPDF On Acholi AtrocitiesGulu — Farmers' Party of Uganda presidential candidate Benon Biraaro has defend
Biraaro Defends UPDF On Acholi Atrocities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Gulu — Farmers' Party of Uganda presidential candidate Benon Biraaro has defended the National Resistance Army (NRA), now UPDF, against allegations of committing atrocities in Acholi during the LRA insurgency. More than 200 people are believed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 22 January 2016The UN Security Council is in Bujumbura this morning, hoping to convince Burund
African Press Review 22 January 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The UN Security Council is in Bujumbura this morning, hoping to convince Burundi's president to accept an African Union (AU) peacekeeping mission. Somalia has until the end of the month to choose a system for electing its next president. And... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LRA Rebel Commander Ongwen Faces 70 War Crime ChargesHague — The International Criminal Court on Thursday unveiled 70 charges of war
LRA Rebel Commander Ongwen Faces 70 War Crime Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Hague — The International Criminal Court on Thursday unveiled 70 charges of war crimes against notorious Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen, including keeping sex slaves and recruiting child soldiers. "For well over a decade until his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ongwen to ICC - I Don't Mind the ChargesDominic Ongwen, a former commander in the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has told
Ongwen to ICC - I Don't Mind the Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Dominic Ongwen, a former commander in the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has told the pre-trial chambers of the International Criminal Court that he doesn't care whether all the seventy charges brought against him are read out to him or not. The... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Resistance leader accused of war crimesThe commander of Uganda's Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has faced prosecution at
Resistance leader accused of war crimes
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
The commander of Uganda's Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has faced prosecution at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague, where prosecutors plan to try him with 70 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Dominic Ongwen is... Read more
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FOX News
Cannibalism accusations at hearing for officer in Joseph Kony's Ugandan armyTHE HAGUE, Netherlands – Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia delibera
Cannibalism accusations at hearing for officer in Joseph Kony's Ugandan army
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands – Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia deliberately targeted civilians in its conflict with Ugandan government forces, murdering indiscriminately, abducting children to turn into killers "steeped in blood," forcing... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearingTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia del
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearing
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia deliberately targeted civilians in its conflict with Ugandan government forces, murdering indiscriminately, abducting children to turn into killers "steeped in blood,"... Read more
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Daily Mail
Warlord commander 'ordered his men to cook and eat captured civilians'Warlord Kony commander 'ordered his men to cook and eat captured civilians and
Warlord commander 'ordered his men to cook and eat captured civilians'
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Warlord Kony commander 'ordered his men to cook and eat captured civilians and used rape to train child fighters in Uganda' Dominic Ongwen, himself a child soldier, 'turned children into militants' He was operating as a commander for Joseph Kony's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Assesses Charges Against Joseph Kony Rebel Commander OngwenA hearing has begun at the ICC to assess whether a trial is warranted for one o
ICC Assesses Charges Against Joseph Kony Rebel Commander Ongwen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
A hearing has begun at the ICC to assess whether a trial is warranted for one of Joseph Kony's Ugandan rebel commanders. Dominic Ongwen faces 70 war crimes charges. A pretrial hearing opened on Thursday at the International Criminal Court in The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LRA Rebel Commander Ongwen Faces 70 War Crimes ChargesThe International Criminal Court on Thursday unveiled 70 charges of war crimes
LRA Rebel Commander Ongwen Faces 70 War Crimes Charges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The International Criminal Court on Thursday unveiled 70 charges of war crimes against notorious Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen, including keeping sex slaves and recruiting child soldiers. "For well over a decade until his arrest in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearingDominic Ongwen, center, a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army, whose
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearing
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
Dominic Ongwen, center, a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army, whose fugitive leader Kony is one of the world's most-wanted war crimes suspects, sits in the court room of the International Court in The Hague, Thursday Jan. 21, 2016. Ongwen... Read more
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Aljazeera
ICC hearing to decide fate of Ugandan LRA commanderA commander in Joseph Kony's Ugandan rebel group will attend a hearing at the I
ICC hearing to decide fate of Ugandan LRA commander
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
A commander in Joseph Kony's Ugandan rebel group will attend a hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC), to assess whether evidence against him is strong enough to merit making him stand trial for war crimes. Ben Gumpert, prosecutor at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC - First Major Hearing On LRA CrimesBrussels — The first major International Criminal Court (ICC) hearing for a Lor
ICC - First Major Hearing On LRA Crimes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Brussels — The first major International Criminal Court (ICC) hearing for a Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) leader is an important step for accountability for grave crimes committed in northern Uganda, Human Rights Watch said today. The confirmation of... Read more
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International Business Times
'Most feared warlord' Dominic Ongwen starts ICC hearing accused of 70 crimes against humanity The most feared commander of Uganda's rebel group Lord's Resistance Army, Domin
'Most feared warlord' Dominic Ongwen starts ICC hearing accused of 70 crimes against humanity
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
The most feared commander of Uganda's rebel group Lord's Resistance Army, Dominic Ongwen, is due to start a five-day pre-trial hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague on 21 January. The LRA has committed human rights... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearingTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia del
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearing
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia deliberately targeted civilians in its decades-long conflict with Ugandan government forces, murdering indiscriminately, abducting children to turn into killers "steeped in... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearingDominic Ongwen, a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army, whose fugitiv
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearing
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
Dominic Ongwen, a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army, whose fugitive leader Kony is one of the world's most-wanted war crimes suspects, sits in the court room of the International Court in The Hague, Thursday Jan. 21, 2016. Ongwen is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ugandan rebel commander Ongwen faces 70 war crimes chargesTHE HAGUE - The International Criminal Court on Thursday began laying out 70 ch
Ugandan rebel commander Ongwen faces 70 war crimes charges
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
THE HAGUE - The International Criminal Court on Thursday began laying out 70 charges of war crimes against notorious Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen, including keeping sex slaves and recruiting child soldiers. Captured Lord's... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearingTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - A commander in fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's bru
Ugandan rebel appearing before judges at pretrial hearing
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - A commander in fugitive warlord Joseph Kony's brutal Ugandan rebel militia is facing a crucial hearing at the International Criminal Court to assess whether evidence against him is strong enough to merit making him stand... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Punishing the LRA's Crimes is Not EnoughToday, the International Criminal Court takes half a step in the quest for just
Punishing the LRA's Crimes is Not Enough
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Today, the International Criminal Court takes half a step in the quest for justice when it is expected to hear whether there is enough evidence to try Lord's Resistance Army commander, Dominic Ongwen, for war crimes and crimes against humanity. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hague prosecutors seek trial of Lord's Resistance Army ex-commanderAMSTERDAM: A former senior rebel commander from the Lord's Resistance Army in U
Hague prosecutors seek trial of Lord's Resistance Army ex-commander
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
AMSTERDAM: A former senior rebel commander from the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda will appear before the International Criminal Court on Thursday for a hearing to decide whether his war crimes trial should go ahead. Dominic Ongwen, who gave... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pre-Trial Hearing of Ongwen Charges Starts at the HagueKampala — The International Criminal Court will tomorrow start the pretrial hea
Pre-Trial Hearing of Ongwen Charges Starts at the Hague
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Kampala — The International Criminal Court will tomorrow start the pretrial hearing to determine whether there is sufficient evidence to put former Lord's Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen on trial. A statement issued by the Hague-based court... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hague Court to Pay Kony War Victims Upon Conviction of OngwenGulu — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said victims of atrocities al
Hague Court to Pay Kony War Victims Upon Conviction of Ongwen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Gulu — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said victims of atrocities allegedly committed under the command of former Lord's Resistance Army rebel Dominic Ongwen will get reparation only if Mr Ongwen is convicted at the Hague-based court. Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2,000 LRA Victims Press Charges Against Dominic OngwenMore than 2,000 victims of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency have con
2,000 LRA Victims Press Charges Against Dominic Ongwen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
More than 2,000 victims of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency have confirmed participation in the confirmation of charges hearing against Dominic Ongwen, a former Commander of the Sinia Brigade. The 2,026 victims will be represented during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former LRA Leader Ongwen's Trial to be Broadcast LiveGulu — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has announced that the trial for
Former LRA Leader Ongwen's Trial to be Broadcast Live
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Gulu — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has announced that the trial for confirmation of charges brought against a former Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel senior commander Dominic Ongwen will be relayed live on local television and radio... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Doing Much Better on Poverty in the North, Says MinisterThe state minister for Northern Uganda Reconstruction, Rebecca Amuge Otengo, ha
Govt Doing Much Better on Poverty in the North, Says Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The state minister for Northern Uganda Reconstruction, Rebecca Amuge Otengo, has criticized the recent UN report that indicated escalating poverty in the region. In a recent interview, Otengo told The Observer that the report needed to make more... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tales from Uganda's female former child soldiersLife was supposed to get easier for Grace Achara after she escaped the Lord's R
Tales from Uganda's female former child soldiers
Aljazeera / Posted 22 days ago
Life was supposed to get easier for Grace Achara after she escaped the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) - but the war is only half her story. Abducted as a child, she spent more than half of her life in the Ugandan bush with the LRA. During that time,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lord's Resistance Army kidnaps dozens in Central African RepublicBANGUI: Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels killed a villager and abducted doze
Lord's Resistance Army kidnaps dozens in Central African Republic
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
BANGUI: Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels killed a villager and abducted dozens of others during two weekend raids in a remote diamond-producing area of Central African Republic, local residents and officials said on Tuesday. The incidents... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New ICC courtroom opens for business with Kenya trialTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The International Criminal Court held the first p
New ICC courtroom opens for business with Kenya trial
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The International Criminal Court held the first public hearing in its new permanent headquarters Tuesday, with prosecutors urging judges not to throw out a crimes against humanity case against Kenya's deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mabirizi Promises Tribunal to Protect Land RightsGulu — Independent presidential candidate Elton Joseph Mabirizi has pledged to
Mabirizi Promises Tribunal to Protect Land Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Gulu — Independent presidential candidate Elton Joseph Mabirizi has pledged to set up a land tribunal that will fight cases of land grabbing when elected into office. Speaking to residents in Cerelenu market, Gulu, at the weekend, Mr Mabirizi said... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World's Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives after the capture of El ChapoHe was one of the world’s most wanted men after his brazen escape from jail - u
World's Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives after the capture of El Chapo
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
He was one of the world’s most wanted men after his brazen escape from jail - using a tunnel in his cell. The head of the Sinaloa cartel, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman had been on the run since last July after his Shawshank Redemption-style... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Full Women of 2015Our netball team made us proud on the international stage. These days, every sp
The Full Women of 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Our netball team made us proud on the international stage. These days, every sports is compared to a similar win that happened at least 30 years ago. In the same vein, after a 36-year absence from the Netball World Cup, at the beginning of August,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Whence Comes the Threat to Peace in Africa!Since the 1990s, Africa has become one of the major epicentres of terrorist org
From Whence Comes the Threat to Peace in Africa!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Since the 1990s, Africa has become one of the major epicentres of terrorist organizations. The proliferation of Islamic fundamentalism in countries of North and West Africa, the lopsided political limbo and absence of central government in Somalia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Exercise Political Maturity This YearAs the year starts, I want to offer a word to my NRM as well as Opposition read
Let's Exercise Political Maturity This Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
As the year starts, I want to offer a word to my NRM as well as Opposition readers and friends whose patience keeps getting tried and are sometimes forced to break into unreasonable behaviour and even political violence as witnessed in Ntungamo, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Working Towards Post-Election Unity Is VitalShortly after taking power, Mr Museveni started battling Alice Lakwena's Holy S
Working Towards Post-Election Unity Is Vital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Shortly after taking power, Mr Museveni started battling Alice Lakwena's Holy Spirit Movement, and later the Lord's Resistance Army which tortured and killed people in northern Uganda for almost the same years as Museveni's 29-year reign. I, until... Read more

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