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International Business Times
Chimpanzees and bonobos take turns to speak when having 'conversations' in wildlife reserves in Congo, while the chimpanzees were observed in a nationa
Chimpanzees and bonobos take turns to speak when having 'conversations'
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in wildlife reserves in Congo, while the chimpanzees were observed in a national park in Côte D'Ivoire and another one in Uganda. The researchers found out that exchanges in both species resemble cooperative turn-taking sequences in human... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South Korea's president to start 3-nation Africa visitof Addis Ababa on Wednesday evening to start her three-nation visit to Africa.
South Korea's president to start 3-nation Africa visit
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of Addis Ababa on Wednesday evening to start her three-nation visit to Africa. Park is also slated to visit Kenya and Uganda to hold bilateral talks. In Ethiopia, Park is expected to meet Ethiopian leaders on Thursday and on Friday to deliver... Read more
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Daily Herald
Judge: US man charged in Uganda counterfeit plot could fleePITTSBURGH -- An American deported from Uganda and charged in a massive counter
Judge: US man charged in Uganda counterfeit plot could flee
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PITTSBURGH -- An American deported from Uganda and charged in a massive counterfeiting scheme is a major flight risk and will remain jailed until he stands trial, a federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled. Ryan Gustafson, 28, has been charged with... Read more
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ABC News
South Korea's President to Start 3-Nation Africa Visitof Addis Ababa on Wednesday evening to start her three-nation visit to Africa.
South Korea's President to Start 3-Nation Africa Visit
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of Addis Ababa on Wednesday evening to start her three-nation visit to Africa. Park is also slated to visit Kenya and Uganda to hold bilateral talks. In Ethiopia, Park is expected to meet Ethiopian leaders on Thursday and on Friday to deliver... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gay community up in arms over Bonang Matheba's Uganda gigAbout two years ago president Yoweri Museveni of Uganda signed a law that not o
Gay community up in arms over Bonang Matheba's Uganda gig
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About two years ago president Yoweri Museveni of Uganda signed a law that not only outlawed homosexual acts, but also compelled citizens to report suspected homosexual activity to the police, triggering increased levels of prejudice, violence and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 25 May 2016round of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weeken
African Press Review 25 May 2016
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round of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weekend, after previous discussions in Burundi and Uganda either collapsed or stalled. Several opposition groups, including CNARED, an umbrella group that includes exiled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Competition Could Obstruct South Korea's Charm Offensiveincluding their counterparts in Pyongyang. The Republic of Korea's (ROK) Presi
Regional Competition Could Obstruct South Korea's Charm Offensive
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including their counterparts in Pyongyang. The Republic of Korea's (ROK) President Park Geun-hye will visit Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya this week in an effort to bring the ROK's economic engagement with African partners up to par with... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T's Naik reiterates his successor to be in place from Oct next yearforay into Africa, Naik said the company is working on five east African countr
L&T's Naik reiterates his successor to be in place from Oct next year
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foray into Africa, Naik said the company is working on five east African countries including Mozambique, Tunasia, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. In North Africa it is Algeria. The company is likely to bid in Botswana and may be Zimbabwe. On L&T... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Headman Accuses Doctor of Trickery in Land Dealpiece of land where his school is being built, although as a foreigner, he cann
Headman Accuses Doctor of Trickery in Land Deal
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piece of land where his school is being built, although as a foreigner, he cannot own land but can lease it. Lwande is from Uganda. Shindondola also denied any knowledge of a consent letter attached to Lwande's application, saying that somebody... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni's Son Gen Muhoozi Decoratedwithin the UPDF. In a ceremony held at Ministry of defense headquarters in Mbu
Museveni's Son Gen Muhoozi Decorated
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within the UPDF. In a ceremony held at Ministry of defense headquarters in Mbuya, Kampala, Major General Muhoozi and other Uganda People's defense Forces (UPDF) officers were pipped by the Commander of Defense Forces (CDF) General Katumba Wamala in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Retired Burundian officer killed amid tension over presidencyround of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weeken
Retired Burundian officer killed amid tension over presidency
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round of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weekend, after previous discussions in Burundi and Uganda over the past year collapsed or stalled. Police said the former officer, named as Rufyiri Lucien, was shot as he sat... Read more
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The Star
Retired Burundian officer killed amid tension over presidencyround of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weeken
Retired Burundian officer killed amid tension over presidency
The Star / Posted 4 hours ago
round of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weekend, after previous discussions in Burundi and Uganda over the past year collapsed or stalled. Police said the former officer, named as Rufyiri Lucien, was shot as he sat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Luzira Prison Restricts Besigye's VisitorsForum for Democratic Change presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye so to give
Luzira Prison Restricts Besigye's Visitors
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Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye so to give chance to other prisoners also be visited. Uganda Prisons spokesperson Frank Baine now says only a maximum of 20 visitors per day will be allowed to see Besigye. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namugongo Ready for Martyrs' Dayproceedings. Meanwhile, the first pilgrims were expected on Sunday May 22, thr
Namugongo Ready for Martyrs' Day
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proceedings. Meanwhile, the first pilgrims were expected on Sunday May 22, three days before the start of the nine-day Uganda martyrs novena (from May 25 to June 3). Fr Lubega said while the incomplete fathers' house was a concern for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poor Policies On Poultry Hurting the IndustryMany Ugandans find poultry farming easy to venture into because of the small st
Poor Policies On Poultry Hurting the Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Many Ugandans find poultry farming easy to venture into because of the small start-up capital required. Unfortunately, most of these ventures do not last due to lack of enabling policies, writes JANE JUSTINE MIREMBE. Lack of poultry-specific... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Husband Sues Telecoms for Sharing Phone Content With Wifefor permission to track the people who 'disorganised' his marriage. Robert Zav
Husband Sues Telecoms for Sharing Phone Content With Wife
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for permission to track the people who 'disorganised' his marriage. Robert Zavuga wants court to allow him to storm MTN Uganda and Airtel-Uganda offices and order them to avail him with phone printouts for the period between August 2015 and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Told to Support Small Farmers Instead of GMOsFarmers harvesting vegetables. Uganda government and legislators should not op
Govt Told to Support Small Farmers Instead of GMOs
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Farmers harvesting vegetables. Uganda government and legislators should not open up for genetically-modified foods but instead support small-scale farmers grow enough food. Anti-GMO crusaders, AgroEcology Fund and Alliance for Food Sovereignty in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Should Stop Burning Ivory, Because It Is a Setback to the Continent's Development Agendamillion dollars, said to be the largest single ivory burn globally. The event w
Africa Should Stop Burning Ivory, Because It Is a Setback to the Continent's Development Agenda
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million dollars, said to be the largest single ivory burn globally. The event was witnessed by the presidents of Gabon and Uganda, UN officials, conservationists and other prominent personalities. This was the fourth time since 1989 that Kenya was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cricketer Sam Walusimbi Is a Deep Well of WisdomHe is one of the few East Africans who participated in the 1975 cricket world c
Cricketer Sam Walusimbi Is a Deep Well of Wisdom
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He is one of the few East Africans who participated in the 1975 cricket world cup in England and he is believed to be Uganda's best cricketer of all time. SAM WALUSIMBI, a retired statistician and now cricket coach, recently received the lifetime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baxi Taxi to Launch in Ugandasaid: "We plan to launch opera- tions in five countries in Africa and [we are]
Baxi Taxi to Launch in Uganda
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said: "We plan to launch opera- tions in five countries in Africa and [we are] already in discus- sions with people in Uganda and Nigeria." It added that it did not intend to be in competition with the boda bodas, but aims to "bring... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
THE ROAD AFTER THE UNGASS FRACAS: Are things falling apart for Africa?Cape Verde, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, South Afric
THE ROAD AFTER THE UNGASS FRACAS: Are things falling apart for Africa?
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Cape Verde, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, South Africa, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda and Zambia) participate in this very important discussion. These countries had the opportunity to make their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Musician Winnie Nwagi Talks About Her CareerUganda musician Winnie Nwangi. You have probably heard this line. Everywhere y
Musician Winnie Nwagi Talks About Her Career
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Uganda musician Winnie Nwangi. You have probably heard this line. Everywhere you turn in town, clubs, radio and TV, you will not miss this Musawo song from Winnie Nakanwagi, aka Nwagi. And she confesses Musawo is now her 'baby', given its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
District Land Boards Discouraged From Misusing Municipal LandThe government has implemented the World Bank project dubbed Uganda Support to
District Land Boards Discouraged From Misusing Municipal Land
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The government has implemented the World Bank project dubbed Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development (USMID) since 2013, with both challenges and achievements. The purpose of the five-year project is to expand urban infrastructure,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2010 Kampala Bombings Case Judgment TomorrowMohammad Ali Mohammad, Dr Ismail Kalule and Muzafar Luyima. Two sets of brothe
2010 Kampala Bombings Case Judgment Tomorrow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Mohammad Ali Mohammad, Dr Ismail Kalule and Muzafar Luyima. Two sets of brothers are among the suspects. There's the Ugandan trio of the Luyima brothers [Isa, Haruna and Muzafar] as well as Kenyans Njoroge, Mbuthia and their Tanzanian brother... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Romance, Fashion and Drama As MPs Swear inin the history of the country, swelling at more than 400 legislators. If the sw
Romance, Fashion and Drama As MPs Swear in
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in the history of the country, swelling at more than 400 legislators. If the swearing-in ceremony was anything to go by, Ugandans can at least count on one thing here: drama. ds to turn with many wondering whether Nanyondo had not only succeeded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
600,000 Die Annually in Africa From Air Pollution, UN Report Saysfuels and vehicles standards, which can significantly reduce pollution from sol
600,000 Die Annually in Africa From Air Pollution, UN Report Says
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fuels and vehicles standards, which can significantly reduce pollution from solid matter in exhaust emissions. Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and Rwanda decided that from January 2015, only low sulphur fuels would be allowed in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBS FM Turns 20, to Fly Listeners to China for TrainingBuganda kingdom's CBS radio will next month fly 20 listeners to China for train
CBS FM Turns 20, to Fly Listeners to China for Training
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Buganda kingdom's CBS radio will next month fly 20 listeners to China for training in cottage industries management. This is part of the activities to celebrate 20 years in the broadcasting industry starting on June 22, 2016. "It is an important... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Right On Examining Those Who Want to Walk to Namugongoto Namugongo to celebrate the June 3 Martyrs day. Some believe they will get bl
Police Right On Examining Those Who Want to Walk to Namugongo
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to Namugongo to celebrate the June 3 Martyrs day. Some believe they will get blessings for enduring a similar burden as the Uganda martyrs that were executed for their faith between 1885 and 1887. History tells us that the martyrs were chained and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nambooze Friends Dazzle Mukono in Thanksgivingthat I owe you a lot, and I can tell you this: there is no new plan that [Presi
Nambooze Friends Dazzle Mukono in Thanksgiving
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that I owe you a lot, and I can tell you this: there is no new plan that [President Yoweri] Museveni has for the people of Uganda" the vocal legislator said, amidst chants and cheers. "As Democratic Party, we shall not be intimidated by him and we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP Ssekandi - I Am Ready to Serve AgainKatikamu South into one of the model constituencies," he said. Kalungu East MP
VP Ssekandi - I Am Ready to Serve Again
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Katikamu South into one of the model constituencies," he said. Kalungu East MP and minister of state for Agriculture Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja, vowed to continue with his struggle to turn Kalungu into a major coffee-producing district in Uga... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Speaker's Case - Court to Quiz Electoral Commission Registrarin cross examining any witnesses from the petitioner's side. Oulanyah was repr
Deputy Speaker's Case - Court to Quiz Electoral Commission Registrar
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in cross examining any witnesses from the petitioner's side. Oulanyah was represented by his lawyer Edmond Wakida of Lex Uganda Advocates. Justice Matovu said he would set a date for delivering judgment after cross examination of the registrar on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wedding - Kabandize Sees His Twins in Nyakatobeen together for three years, on April 30, the duo clinched the sacrament of h
Wedding - Kabandize Sees His Twins in Nyakato
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been together for three years, on April 30, the duo clinched the sacrament of holy matrimony at St Andrew's Church of Uganda, Bukoto. Denis Muhumuza, one of Kabandize's friends and workmate who traveled from Jinja's Umeme branch where... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancer Patients Cry As Govt Okays Only Three to Nairobicould have been aimed at calming public anger given that only three patients ha
Cancer Patients Cry As Govt Okays Only Three to Nairobi
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could have been aimed at calming public anger given that only three patients have benefitted. But Christine Namulindwa, the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) spokesperson, said doctors fully evaluated and recommended three patients for radiotherapy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Businesswoman Fights Kenya Officials Over Auctioned Goodsconstruction equipment, the last three years can best be described as "hell."
Businesswoman Fights Kenya Officials Over Auctioned Goods
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construction equipment, the last three years can best be described as "hell." Kigongo's troubles started in 2010 when the Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) contracted her, through her company Kaaya Investments Ltd, to supply them with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Holds Meeting With UN Security Counciland the work of the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) in Somalia, whose
President Kenyatta Holds Meeting With UN Security Council
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and the work of the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) in Somalia, whose troop contributing countries are Kenya, Uganda, Burundi, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Sierra Leone. Kenya's decision to close the Dadaab refugee camp was also discussed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kisugu-Victoria View Rotary Club LaunchedThe Bank of Uganda deputy governor, Dr Louis Kasekende, on Saturday challenged
Kisugu-Victoria View Rotary Club Launched
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The Bank of Uganda deputy governor, Dr Louis Kasekende, on Saturday challenged organisations to supplement government in service provision. Speaking at the launch of the Rotary club of Kisugu-Victoria View at the Golf Course hotel in Kampala,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID, Government Step Up Nutrition Supportaccording to USAID and ministry of Health, is still a leading contributor to ch
USAID, Government Step Up Nutrition Support
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according to USAID and ministry of Health, is still a leading contributor to child morbidity and mortality. The Uganda Demographic Health Survey 2015 and the World Food Program's Programming for Nutrition-specific Interventions Product... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HIV/Aids Fight Taken to Pulpitssurveys on stigma were conducted in 2014 and 2015; termed 'PLHIV Stigma Index R
HIV/Aids Fight Taken to Pulpits
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surveys on stigma were conducted in 2014 and 2015; termed 'PLHIV Stigma Index Report for Central and South Western Uganda' released by National Forum for People Living with HIV& Aids Networks in Uganda (NAFOPHANU), Kitovu Mobile and Nsambya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BET Awards Let East Africa Down Againwhen they are only serving a West African agenda and thus, the single nominatio
BET Awards Let East Africa Down Again
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when they are only serving a West African agenda and thus, the single nomination that has been fairly distributed between Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania over the years, is a token to keep us at bay. "It's like we are not their target audience but... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Col Besigye Mistreatment Proves Colonialists Better Than MuseveniWhen the media asked me to comment about Luzira congestion, parliament came to
Col Besigye Mistreatment Proves Colonialists Better Than Museveni
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When the media asked me to comment about Luzira congestion, parliament came to my mind immediately. In 1961, I think, when Uganda's population was less than five million people, the colonialists donated to us Mulago hospital. And 55 years later, we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Star Trail - Zanie Brown Denies Geoffrey Lutaaya Affairshow, Omusono and showcasing in different parts of Africa, Josephine Nakafeero
Star Trail - Zanie Brown Denies Geoffrey Lutaaya Affair
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show, Omusono and showcasing in different parts of Africa, Josephine Nakafeero is set to launch her fashion house in Uganda. Jose House of Creations will be launched on June 2 at an event dubbed Fashion Forward to be held at Cayenne. Her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why African Leaders Are Scared of Their Peoplethe other end fastened about his own neck". Guilt haunts them like an incensed
Why African Leaders Are Scared of Their People
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the other end fastened about his own neck". Guilt haunts them like an incensed ghost. And, as Shakespeare puts it, it spills itself in fearing to be spilt. The author works with the Center for African Studies, Uganda Martyrs University... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Everywhere in Africa, There Are New Sheriffs in Town - Meet the ConsultantsWith all the political drama in Uganda, and the region, the other day I got an
Everywhere in Africa, There Are New Sheriffs in Town - Meet the Consultants
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With all the political drama in Uganda, and the region, the other day I got an important, but probably boring, email from a good man. He had been in one of the big Western capitals and got into an argument about African intellectuals. His view was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda, Bangladesh to Sign Trade DealKampala — Plans for Uganda and Bangladesh to trade in textile and jute have bee
Uganda, Bangladesh to Sign Trade Deal
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Kampala — Plans for Uganda and Bangladesh to trade in textile and jute have been finalised, senior officials have said. Officials said the two countries are set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to share information and technology on trade... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda, Kenya Brace for First-Ever Victoria Cup in MuthaigaKampala — The battle lines for the first-ever Victoria Cup, dubbed East Africa'
Uganda, Kenya Brace for First-Ever Victoria Cup in Muthaiga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Kampala — The battle lines for the first-ever Victoria Cup, dubbed East Africa's Ryder Cup, have been drawn between Uganda and Kenya with the latter set to host the inagural edition from June 2-5 at Muthaiga Golf Club in Nairobi. Uganda Golf Union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Of Kadaga's Shrine Visit - Don't Cast the First Stonenot visited a Christian or other shrine be the first to cast a stone at Kadaga.
Of Kadaga's Shrine Visit - Don't Cast the First Stone
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not visited a Christian or other shrine be the first to cast a stone at Kadaga. That my dear natives, was Jesus' own admonition to the truly righteous. Prof Sejjaaka is the board chairman of Uganda Development Bank and Certified Public Accou... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NWSC Voted African Utility of the Year 2016has been voted the African water utility for the year 2016 during the African U
NWSC Voted African Utility of the Year 2016
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has been voted the African water utility for the year 2016 during the African Utility week held in Cape Town. The Ugandan utility emerged overall winner for being the first public agency from Africa to provide technical assistance to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Drug trafficker free to teach in our schoolsa learning and development consultant to help people with mental impairment. D
Drug trafficker free to teach in our schools
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
a learning and development consultant to help people with mental impairment. Documents state that Ms Salter travelled to Uganda in 2007 and was “induced” into employment with international drug couriers as she partied and used drugs as much as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Courts Cannot Solve Political Disputes'President Museveni and jailed former FDC presidential candidate Kizza Besigye c
'Courts Cannot Solve Political Disputes'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
President Museveni and jailed former FDC presidential candidate Kizza Besigye cannot be solved by courts of law, the Uganda Law Society president Francis Gimara has said. Uganda Law Society is an umbrella association of more than 2,500... Read more
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