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The Forward
The New Jewish Diaspora?in “the lost ones in Israel.” Avichail founded Amishav (“My people return”) in
The New Jewish Diaspora?
The Forward / Posted 4 hours ago
in “the lost ones in Israel.” Avichail founded Amishav (“My people return”) in 1975. It was a small group based out of his house, consisting of Avichail and his wife and one volunteer. In pursuit of his chosen mission, Avichail made his way to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda to Send Cancer Patients to NairobiBy Halima Abdallah and Christabel Ligami Uganda is preparing to move its cance
Uganda to Send Cancer Patients to Nairobi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Halima Abdallah and Christabel Ligami Uganda is preparing to move its cancer patients to the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) in Nairobi for radiotherapy treatment following the breakdown of the country's only machine at Mulago... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni to NRM CEC - Here's the Speaker I Wantmeeting, should elect a speaker who will not fight the executive. According to
Museveni to NRM CEC - Here's the Speaker I Want
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
meeting, should elect a speaker who will not fight the executive. According to sources who attended the meeting at State House Entebbe, the president said he needed someone he can work with "not to fight with" to realize his vision of turning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China's Two Sessions - What Lessons for Africa?bodies referred to as parliaments. Some countries such as Kenya and Nigeria hav
China's Two Sessions - What Lessons for Africa?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
bodies referred to as parliaments. Some countries such as Kenya and Nigeria have bicameral legislatures: parliament (lower house) and senate (upper house). Others such as Uganda and Tanzania have unicameral legislatures: just parliament, no senate.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Are Operating in a Criminal Systemmeted out physical brutality under the close watch of members of the institutio
MPs Are Operating in a Criminal System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
meted out physical brutality under the close watch of members of the institution mandated to maintain law and order - the Uganda Police Force. On the sidelines of the Oxford meeting, a fellow Uganda participant later told me I had made a rather... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Want Answers for Cricket's DownfallWomen's World Twenty20 Africa qualifiers, after managing only three points in H
We Want Answers for Cricket's Downfall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Women's World Twenty20 Africa qualifiers, after managing only three points in Harare, Zimbabwe. The Tanzanian girls edged Uganda by 7 wickets on Sunday but falter in all other remaining games. The qualifiers brought together four nations--hosts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Proposal for a New Parliamentary Rule and Regulation - 'Do Not Mix Kiswahili With English'East and Central Africa - as far as the Congo, Burundi, Rwanda - and the tradit
Proposal for a New Parliamentary Rule and Regulation - 'Do Not Mix Kiswahili With English'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
East and Central Africa - as far as the Congo, Burundi, Rwanda - and the traditional East African countries of Kenya and Uganda. Now the question here is: to what extent is the language revered formerly and informally or by the state and ordinary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
League Rivals KCCA, Vipers to Face Off in Cup Semi-FinalKampala — KCCA and Vipers meet tomorrow in the Azam Uganda Premier League in a
League Rivals KCCA, Vipers to Face Off in Cup Semi-Final
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kampala — KCCA and Vipers meet tomorrow in the Azam Uganda Premier League in a fixture many have described as title decider with the teams left with four and six games respectively. But following yesterday's Uganda Cup semifinal draws, the victor... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Electricity challenges a top issue at African engineering innovation competitionThe finalists from Cameroon‚ Kenya‚ South Africa and Uganda were chosen for the
Electricity challenges a top issue at African engineering innovation competition
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
The finalists from Cameroon‚ Kenya‚ South Africa and Uganda were chosen for their ability to apply engineering to solve problems for people across the continent‚ according to a statement by the UK Royal Academy of Engineering. The South African... Read more
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Football365
F365's welcome guest: On South Asians and footballimmigration into this country. As the Commonwealth crumbled post war, along wit
F365's welcome guest: On South Asians and football
Football365 / Posted 2 days ago
immigration into this country. As the Commonwealth crumbled post war, along with Idi Amin’s expulsion of all Indians from Uganda in the 70s, there was a large influx of South Asians into the UK. My father was one of these people. As first... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Watoto Children's Choir travels form Africa with story of hopeThe Watoto Children's Choir, a group of 18 orphans from Uganda, will be perform
Watoto Children's Choir travels form Africa with story of hope
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
The Watoto Children's Choir, a group of 18 orphans from Uganda, will be performing at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, at Living Word Outreach Ministries in Spencer. The children are ambassadors for orphans in Africa and each have an incredible story of hope... Read more
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Daily Mail
Decapitated stowaway found on top of offices after falling from jettaken in by the orphanage after civil war ravaged the southern African country.
Decapitated stowaway found on top of offices after falling from jet
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
taken in by the orphanage after civil war ravaged the southern African country. It is believed he had travelled from Uganda to South Africa and was trying to contact a friend in the Netherlands before attempting to get to Britain. Another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Agricultural Industrial Park to Create 25,000 Jobswill be created when a new agricultural industrial park opens. Construction of
New Agricultural Industrial Park to Create 25,000 Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
will be created when a new agricultural industrial park opens. Construction of the Shs748b (US$220m) Kehong China- Uganda Agricultural Industrial Park (CUAIP) was launched by President Museveni on Tuesday. According to a State House... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area calendar for April 22-28, 2016EXTREME RODEO INVITATIONAL: 9 A.M. TO 1 P.M., LAMAR DIXON EXPO CENTER, 9039 S.
Baton Rouge area calendar for April 22-28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
EXTREME RODEO INVITATIONAL: 9 A.M. TO 1 P.M., LAMAR DIXON EXPO CENTER, 9039 S. ST. LANDRY AVE, GONZALES. EXTREMERODEO.ORGLAHOUSE SPRING OPEN HOUSE: 10 A.M.-2 P.M., LAHOUSE RESOURCE CENTER, 2858 GOURRIER AVE., ACROSS FROM LSU ALEX BOX BASEBALL... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF Licensing Seminar Set to Start Todayup to speed up requirements and standards demanded for the proper running of th
CAF Licensing Seminar Set to Start Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
up to speed up requirements and standards demanded for the proper running of the game today. For starters, football in Uganda continues to labour with coming to grips with proper governance and the professional management of the game. For... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Confusion as Govt Revises 2016/2017 Budgetof Finance officials led State minister David Bahati yesterday presented the ch
Confusion as Govt Revises 2016/2017 Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of Finance officials led State minister David Bahati yesterday presented the changes within the resource envelope to the House Budget Committee as contained in the Budget Corrigenda, highlighting what the minister called "the corrections and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Ugandans Arrested for Robbery With ViolenceLilongwe — Police are keeping in custody two Ugandans for stealing a Noah motor
Two Ugandans Arrested for Robbery With Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Lilongwe — Police are keeping in custody two Ugandans for stealing a Noah motor vehicle registration number DA 3875 with violence an Area 24, Lilongwe Capital City. Confirming the incidence to the Malawi News Agency (Mana), Lilongwe Police Station... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Considers Housing New Cancer Machine in the Existing Bunkerdown beyond repair last month. Its replacement is not due for at least one year
Government Considers Housing New Cancer Machine in the Existing Bunker
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
down beyond repair last month. Its replacement is not due for at least one year due to the absence of a safe bunker to house a new one. Radiotherapy is a type of cancer treatment that uses beams of intense energy to kill cancer cells. Delays... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: British-Indian voters could have major impact on Brexit ballot for IN" campaign was launched on 26 April and has been supported by a number of
EU referendum: British-Indian voters could have major impact on Brexit ballot
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
for IN" campaign was launched on 26 April and has been supported by a number of Crossbench Members from the House of Lords. MP Virendra Sharma and Rt. Hon Keith Vaz, as well as Baroness Sandip Verma were among a number of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Attaches NRM's Billionsto be attached is titled; "Masindi 20th February" on which NRM deposits money f
Court Attaches NRM's Billions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
to be attached is titled; "Masindi 20th February" on which NRM deposits money for the construction of the Movement House. Masindi 20th February, is a Housing Finance bank account launched on July 16, 2012, by President Museveni, in memory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Is Left of Police Is the Uniformoccasionally deploys both the military and police as if they are a single unit.
What Is Left of Police Is the Uniform
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
occasionally deploys both the military and police as if they are a single unit. In fact, when they recently surrounded my house, Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) was being commanded by police. And these days, police officers are made to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Promises LRA Rebels Immunity if They SurrenderThe ruins of a house that was torched by LRA fighters in Nguili-Nguili village,
ICC Promises LRA Rebels Immunity if They Surrender
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The ruins of a house that was torched by LRA fighters in Nguili-Nguili village, 12 kilometres from the town of Obo. (file photo) Gulu — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has reassured fighters of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels who are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Barry, Dube, MJ, Prince and Wemba - They Are Who We AreRogers Nelson, known simply as Prince. And this week, the DR Congolese musician
From Barry, Dube, MJ, Prince and Wemba - They Are Who We Are
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Rogers Nelson, known simply as Prince. And this week, the DR Congolese musician Papa Wemba. These people mean something to Uganda's 'Amin Children', those who became teenagers during the trying years of our diabolical, but also fascinating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Existence of Tanzania Union Healthy for 165 Million East Africa Residentsbearing in mind that people had sad memories of the 1978/79 Kagera war. Before
Existence of Tanzania Union Healthy for 165 Million East Africa Residents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
bearing in mind that people had sad memories of the 1978/79 Kagera war. Before the war with dictator Idi Amin of Uganda, people in the West Lake Region (now Kagera), lived with their neighbours in peace, cultivation of various cash and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Ugandans Arrested in Lilongwe for RobberyMalawi Police are keeping in custody two Ugandans for stealing a Noah motor veh
Two Ugandans Arrested in Lilongwe for Robbery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Malawi Police are keeping in custody two Ugandans for stealing a Noah motor vehicle registration number DA 3875 with violence an Area 24, Lilongwe Capital City. Lilongwe Police Station Public Relations Officer (PRO) Inspector Kingsley Dandaula... Read more
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The New Yorker
Saving America from Plastic Bagsforty billion bags a year: that’s 40,000,000,000 bags. Mexico City has a bag or
Saving America from Plastic Bags
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
forty billion bags a year: that’s 40,000,000,000 bags. Mexico City has a bag ordinance. Certain plastic bags are banned in Uganda and in the city of Mumbai. When my friends and I first started bag-snagging, an Irish woman told us that in Ireland... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Lynne Brown - Public Enterprises Dept Budget Vote 2016-17economy is still dominated by race and class. The majority of our citizens stil
Minister Lynne Brown - Public Enterprises Dept Budget Vote 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
economy is still dominated by race and class. The majority of our citizens still experience high levels of stubborn household poverty, indebtedness and inequality. We cannot continue to ignore this reality. Josef Stieglitz, the Nobel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minting Money From Coffee Liquoran agribusiness innovation incubator geared towards creation of jobs and boosti
Minting Money From Coffee Liquor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
an agribusiness innovation incubator geared towards creation of jobs and boosting incomes within the agricultural sector in Uganda piloting with the coffee value chain in the first four years. Kiwalabye says he thought about the idea of Coffee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Open-Air Club Arrived in Kansanganumbers, if the loud response every time the MCs Denzel Mwiyeretsi and Salvado
When Open-Air Club Arrived in Kansanga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
numbers, if the loud response every time the MCs Denzel Mwiyeretsi and Salvado Idringi called out the universities in the house is to go by. But it was not all about KIU; Cavendish University, International University of East Africa and Makerere... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election: Who is standing in the Vale of Glamorgan?Labour Jane, 66, was born in England, though her grandparents were from North
Assembly election: Who is standing in the Vale of Glamorgan?
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
Labour Jane, 66, was born in England, though her grandparents were from North Wales and were Welsh speakers. She lived in Uganda during her childhood and has degrees from the Universities of Kent and Bristol. What is your full time job? Jane has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya to Construct Its Pipeline As Uganda Deal FailsDespite Uganda leaving out Kenya in the pipeline project by opting for the Tanz
Kenya to Construct Its Pipeline As Uganda Deal Fails
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Despite Uganda leaving out Kenya in the pipeline project by opting for the Tanzania route, Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter now says Kenya will construct its pipeline transporting 600 million barrels of crude oil from the Lake Turkana Basin to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Chooses Tanga Route for Oil PipelineIt is a done deal. Uganda has officially chosen the Southern route through Tanz
Uganda Chooses Tanga Route for Oil Pipeline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
It is a done deal. Uganda has officially chosen the Southern route through Tanzania for the proposed crude oil export pipeline. The much awaited decision on the $4b project was announced Saturday (April 23) at the 13th Northern Corridor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Advanced Cancer Patients Will Not Go to Nairobi - UCIin dire need of radiotherapy treatment will not be sent to Nairobi for medicati
Advanced Cancer Patients Will Not Go to Nairobi - UCI
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in dire need of radiotherapy treatment will not be sent to Nairobi for medication, Dr Jackson Orem, the executive director Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI), has said. Dr Orem said preference will be given to patients whose cancer is just starting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Members of Parliament Must Not Dodge Taxesto reduce on the tax burden. Salaries were deliberately understated as the rest
Members of Parliament Must Not Dodge Taxes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to reduce on the tax burden. Salaries were deliberately understated as the rest of the earnings went into allowances. The Uganda Revenue Authority, under pressure to expand its revenue collection, decided many years ago to tax these allowances... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Employers Call for Talks on Minimum Wage Before May 1the government in the Wages Council, where the issue should be discussed," he s
Employers Call for Talks on Minimum Wage Before May 1
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the government in the Wages Council, where the issue should be discussed," he said yesterday at a media briefing at Wajiri House in Nairobi. Mr Mwongera said the wages issue should be divorced from the Labour Day fete, which had been used by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Okays Tanga Oil Pipeline RouteKampala — It is a done deal. Uganda has officially chosen the Southern route th
EAC Okays Tanga Oil Pipeline Route
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kampala — It is a done deal. Uganda has officially chosen the Southern route through Tanzania for the proposed crude oil export pipeline. The much awaited decision on the $4 billion project was announced yesterday afternoon at the 13th Northern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Allan Ssewanyana Dreams of Leading Fufa and UgandaChildren we were two, because my mother had her sisters and my father had his s
Allan Ssewanyana Dreams of Leading Fufa and Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Children we were two, because my mother had her sisters and my father had his sisters who were staying with us in the same house, in Kibuye. My mother is called Sarah Nalwadda; she comes from the Mpologoma clan in Buganda, and my father is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Uganda's Opposition Has Always Been Part of NRM Govt'the country. The population accepts it as part of its governance and tradition.
'Uganda's Opposition Has Always Been Part of NRM Govt'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the country. The population accepts it as part of its governance and tradition. This has not been the tradition in Uganda. It can be categorically stated that, perhaps with the exception of the short-lived administrations of self-government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Humura Turi Kumwe' - Building Social Cohesion and Restoring Hope to the Hurtingit and trekked back to Mukabagaba's home. Here we found the second group alrea
'Humura Turi Kumwe' - Building Social Cohesion and Restoring Hope to the Hurting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
it and trekked back to Mukabagaba's home. Here we found the second group already at work, re-plastering the walls of the house and reinforcing the roof. Soon, the old, dilapidated and rickety structure not only had a new shine, it also looked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soldiers Serving in Somalia's Allowance ReducedThe monthly allowance for each Uganda People's Defense Force soldier serving in
Soldiers Serving in Somalia's Allowance Reduced
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The monthly allowance for each Uganda People's Defense Force soldier serving in Somalia has been reduced from $1, 028 (Shs3, 378, 760 million) to $828 (Sh2, 721, 410). The European Union, which through the African Union picks the tab, has not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defence Council Imposes Curfew As Enemies Close in On Kampala(Fronasa) led by Yoweri Museveni did not take part in battle for Kampala. From
Defence Council Imposes Curfew As Enemies Close in On Kampala
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
(Fronasa) led by Yoweri Museveni did not take part in battle for Kampala. From Mbarara, Fronasa went through western Uganda up to the Uganda/ DR Congo and Sudan border in West Nile sub-region. As the war approached the Kampala environs, Amin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan MPs Worry Over Slashed Amisom PayUganda parliament is worried over the morale and efficiency of the country's ar
Ugandan MPs Worry Over Slashed Amisom Pay
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Uganda parliament is worried over the morale and efficiency of the country's army, currently seconded to Somalia by the African Union to fight the Al Shabaab. According to the Committee of Defence and Internal Affairs, a cut in the allowances of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandans in Diaspora Want Travel Ban Against Museveni, EC OfficialsA section of Ugandans living in diaspora have petitioned European Union (EU) to
Ugandans in Diaspora Want Travel Ban Against Museveni, EC Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
A section of Ugandans living in diaspora have petitioned European Union (EU) to impose sanctions against President Yoweri Museveni claiming that his government is 'dictatorial' and violates of human rights of Ugandans. According to the letter... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Nothing new about Boko Haram's gruesome terror: DiMannoreturn, should they manage to escape. Victims have noses, ears and lips lopped
Nothing new about Boko Haram's gruesome terror: DiManno
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 8 days ago
return, should they manage to escape. Victims have noses, ears and lips lopped off, as a warning. Military units from Uganda — whence the LRA originated — Congo and the Central African Republic have pursued the hardscrabble fugitives for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Ruling Party Planning to Oust Speaker of Parliament'parliament. Kiwanda said team Oulanyah is composed of only NRM members because
'Ruling Party Planning to Oust Speaker of Parliament'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
parliament. Kiwanda said team Oulanyah is composed of only NRM members because the ruling party has the majority in the house and, therefore, stands a better chance taking the day. "Oulanyah has the experience that is required to be a speaker... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SOS Targeting 10,000 Underprivileged Childrenin Nkumba, Wakiso. To compound matters, the 44-year-old single mother was ill
SOS Targeting 10,000 Underprivileged Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
in Nkumba, Wakiso. To compound matters, the 44-year-old single mother was ill and bedridden at her brother's one-roomed house. She barely had anything to feed her six children who had dropped out of school. "Even our sleeping conditions were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drug Addiction - the Cancer Eating Up Musiciansmake up the biggest number of professionals that are constantly hit by drug-rel
Drug Addiction - the Cancer Eating Up Musicians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
make up the biggest number of professionals that are constantly hit by drug-related incidents. Music sensation Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning which shed light on the excessive partying some artistes get into. One of the greatest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State House Spokesperson's Briefing At the End of Cabinet Retreat at Naivashahome. The President is due to return to our nation's capital from here this aft
State House Spokesperson's Briefing At the End of Cabinet Retreat at Naivasha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
home. The President is due to return to our nation's capital from here this afternoon, and he will host the team at State House in due course. The President is very proud of their achievement. The President is due to make a brief visit to Uganda... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Warriors to face Uganda in friendlyZIMBABWE will face Uganda in an international friendly game on May 31 at the Na
Warriors to face Uganda in friendly
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
ZIMBABWE will face Uganda in an international friendly game on May 31 at the National Sports Stadium in Harare in preparation for their Afcon 2017 qualifier against Botswana set for June 4 in Francistown. The Cranes will camp in Harare for two weeks... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area calendar for April 22-28, 2016RODEO INVITATIONAL: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Land
Baton Rouge area calendar for April 22-28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
RODEO INVITATIONAL: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Ave, Gonzales. extremerodeo.org LAHOUSE SPRING OPEN HOUSE: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., LaHouse Resource Center, 2858 Gourrier Ave., across from LSU Alex Box baseball... Read more
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