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FDC Demands Review of Policy On National Medalstoken. A total of 1,162 comprising of the current and former MPs received meda
FDC Demands Review of Policy On National Medals
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token. A total of 1,162 comprising of the current and former MPs received medals at a ceremony graced by President Yoweri Museveni. Some the recipients included the late former prime minister Cosmas Adyebo, former vice president, Prof... Read more
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Al Shabaab Parades UPDF Soldier Captured in Somaliatook place in September last year. In the new video, the seized UPDF soldier Ma
Al Shabaab Parades UPDF Soldier Captured in Somalia
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took place in September last year. In the new video, the seized UPDF soldier Masassa M.Y. has urged the president of Uganda Yoweri Museveni and his government to set him free from Al shabaab militants. Masassa M.Y. was a serviceman under African... Read more
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Uganda Awards More Than 1,000 MPs With Medalswith the Presidential Awards Committee decorated legislators who have served si
Uganda Awards More Than 1,000 MPs With Medals
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with the Presidential Awards Committee decorated legislators who have served since Uganda's Independence in 1962. President Yoweri Museveni, himself a former legislator (he chaired the National Resistance Council), presided over the function. But... Read more
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Museveni's Trip Exposes Somalia's Teething Problemsblanket over Mogadishu. Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud beamed in pict
Museveni's Trip Exposes Somalia's Teething Problems
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blanket over Mogadishu. Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud beamed in pictures as he played dutiful host to presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dasalegn of Ethiopia, Foreign Affairs... Read more
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U.S. Announces $133 Million Aid for South Sudan Refugeespower struggle broke out between the two principals. In his address to the UN
U.S. Announces $133 Million Aid for South Sudan Refugees
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power struggle broke out between the two principals. In his address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, President Yoweri Museveni, revealed that Uganda is home to 690,000 refugees, which makes it the third biggest host of refugees in... Read more
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Museveni Showcases Girl-Child Policy in U.S.President Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly
Museveni Showcases Girl-Child Policy in U.S.
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President Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York . Kampala — President Museveni has spoken highly of Uganda's policies that empower the girl-child and push women's progress. Speaking at a... Read more
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What Other Say - Politicians Now Live and Die By Crowd Sizethat crowds don't win elections. In Uganda in February, crowd size was a big i
What Other Say - Politicians Now Live and Die By Crowd Size
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that crowds don't win elections. In Uganda in February, crowd size was a big issue in the election clash between President Yoweri Museveni and his long-term rival Kizza Besigye. Things go so thick, the Museveni campaign deployed drones to... Read more
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Ugandan villagers locked out of forest waiting for the 'promised land'forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become begg
Ugandan villagers locked out of forest waiting for the 'promised land'
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forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become beggars." To appease villagers, President Yoweri Museveni pledged to allocate them 500 hectares of the leased land but this "promised land" has yet to materialise,... Read more
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Uganda's Museveni Makes Case for Refugees At UNPresident Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly
Uganda's Museveni Makes Case for Refugees At UN
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President Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York . President Museveni has called on world leaders to respect the rights of refugees in their countries. Speaking at the world leaders'... Read more
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Refugees Should Be Treated Well, With RespectPresident Yoweri Museveni addressed the Leaders Summit on Refugees at UN genera
Refugees Should Be Treated Well, With Respect
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President Yoweri Museveni addressed the Leaders Summit on Refugees at UN general assembly in New York, calling for refugees to be treated with respect by their host countries just like other citizens. Uganda ranks third after Ethiopia and Kenya in... Read more
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Villagers Locked Out of Forest Waiting for the 'Promised Land'forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become begg
Villagers Locked Out of Forest Waiting for the 'Promised Land'
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forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become beggars." To appease villagers, President Yoweri Museveni pledged to allocate them 500 hectares of the leased land but this "promised land" has yet to materialise,... Read more
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Ugandan villagers locked out of forest waiting for the 'promised land'forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become begg
Ugandan villagers locked out of forest waiting for the 'promised land'
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forest for over 30 years. "They took away our farmland and we have become beggars." To appease villagers, President Yoweri Museveni pledged to allocate them 500 hectares of the leased land but this "promised land" has yet to materialize,... Read more
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Leaders Call for More U.S. Investmentsmega infrastructure projects as the key attraction. Deputy President William R
Leaders Call for More U.S. Investments
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mega infrastructure projects as the key attraction. Deputy President William Ruto, Presidents Paul Kagame (Rwanda) and Yoweri Museveni (Uganda) and Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn also urged the United States to stop negative... Read more
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Museveni Claims SDGs Are Africa's Problems He DiagnosedPresident Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly
Museveni Claims SDGs Are Africa's Problems He Diagnosed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni addresses the 71st Sssion of the UN General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York . Kmapala — President Museveni has told world leaders gathered for the United Nations summit in New York that the Sustainable Development... Read more
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Leaders Push for Direct U.S. Flights, End to Travel Bansbrought to the fore at a meeting with America's US Secretary of Commerce Penny
Leaders Push for Direct U.S. Flights, End to Travel Bans
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brought to the fore at a meeting with America's US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker in New York Tuesday. Presidents Yoweri Museveni (Uganda) Paul Kagame (Rwanda) Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and Kenya's Deputy President... Read more
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'The State of Africa - a History of Fifty Years of Independence' - By Martin Meredithfore, a significant deviation from the greater history of this continent. Leade
'The State of Africa - a History of Fifty Years of Independence' - By Martin Meredith
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fore, a significant deviation from the greater history of this continent. Leaders like Zambia's Levi Mwanawasa, Uganda's Yoweri Museveni, Rwanda's Paul Kagame, Mozambique's Joaqium Chissano and South's Africa's Nelson 'Madiba' Mandela have broken... Read more
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Ugandan MPs' plan to pay for their burials infuriates publicthe best paid parliamentarians in the world. Previously, some Ugandan MPs have
Ugandan MPs' plan to pay for their burials infuriates public
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
the best paid parliamentarians in the world. Previously, some Ugandan MPs have joined the public in criticising President Yoweri Museveni, whose private jet, long motorcades, outsized presidential villas, and large security detail were often... Read more
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International Business Times
International donors forced to chip in as lack of funds impede peace talksheads of state and a selection of like-minded individuals participated in an ex
International donors forced to chip in as lack of funds impede peace talks
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
heads of state and a selection of like-minded individuals participated in an exchange with mediators. Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni is the official mediator of the dialogue, although the regional bloc assigned Mkapa, who was Tanzania's... Read more
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Uganda's Museveni in New York for UN General AssemblyPresident Yoweri Museveni is already in New York for the 71st United Nations Ge
Uganda's Museveni in New York for UN General Assembly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni is already in New York for the 71st United Nations General Assembly, an annual event, taking place at the United Nations Headquarters under the theme "The Sustainable Development Goals: a universal push to transform our... Read more
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Proposed Bill on Age Limits Raises Red FlagOn September 14, a day before Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni marked his 72nd
Proposed Bill on Age Limits Raises Red Flag
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On September 14, a day before Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni marked his 72nd birthday, parliament rejected a proposal to bring a Bill that was seen by critics as a precursor to the removal of the 75 years age limit for presidential... Read more
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Tanzania's Magufuli to Skip Session of UN General Assemblytwice since he was sworn in 10 months ago. He visited Rwanda in April before at
Tanzania's Magufuli to Skip Session of UN General Assembly
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twice since he was sworn in 10 months ago. He visited Rwanda in April before attending the swearing-in of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Kampala in May. It was expected that he would have attended the 36th Southern African Development... Read more
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Donors Move to Save Burundi Talksmediation phase," he said in a brief to the EAC Heads of State Summit last week
Donors Move to Save Burundi Talks
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mediation phase," he said in a brief to the EAC Heads of State Summit last week. The mediation is led by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. Mr Mkapa noted receiving support from the EAC important to give the process credibility. "Apart from... Read more
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Uganda's Museveni Donates Sh440 Million to Earthquake Victims in TanzaniaUgandan President Yoweri Museveni with his counterpart the President of Tanzani
Uganda's Museveni Donates Sh440 Million to Earthquake Victims in Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni with his counterpart the President of Tanzania John Magufuli. Dar es Salaam — Uganda President Yoweri Museven has donated $200,000 (Sh440 million) for the victims of last week's earthquake in Kagera Region. The... Read more
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Magufuli Warns Against Abuse of Aidmore than 200,000 US dollars to Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa . The money,
Magufuli Warns Against Abuse of Aid
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more than 200,000 US dollars to Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa . The money, which has been donated by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, is for relief of earthquake victims in Kagera Region. The earthquake hit the region on September 10, this... Read more
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Regional Leaders Hailed for Helping Tanzania Earthquake Victimsrelief aid to victims of Kagera earthquake as signal towards more cooperation a
Regional Leaders Hailed for Helping Tanzania Earthquake Victims
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relief aid to victims of Kagera earthquake as signal towards more cooperation and brilliant future in the bloc. Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and Paul Kagame of Rwanda handed over their contributions to President... Read more
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Is Magufuli Weakening the Tanzania's Diplomatic Clout?repairing strained relations like President Magufuli's visit to Rwanda, or the
Is Magufuli Weakening the Tanzania's Diplomatic Clout?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
repairing strained relations like President Magufuli's visit to Rwanda, or the visits to each other's farms by Uganda's Yoweri Museveni and Rwanda's Paul Kagame helped ease the tensions between the two countries and their involvement in the... Read more
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How One Man Gave Children Reason to Love Their EnvironmentUganda. Masembe started this movement less than five years ago. The festival h
How One Man Gave Children Reason to Love Their Environment
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Uganda. Masembe started this movement less than five years ago. The festival has since been graced by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni himself. President Museveni's first time at the festival, was accidental. He was flying into Kololo airstrip... Read more
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Python Invades Museveni's Farm On Eve of His BirthdayA large python was shot dead on Wednesday morning after it was found to have in
Python Invades Museveni's Farm On Eve of His Birthday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
A large python was shot dead on Wednesday morning after it was found to have invaded the farm of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, the Daily Monitor reports. According to one of the policemen at the scene, the serpent had to be shot three times... Read more
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Understanding the Problem With DemocracySome African leaders with 20 years in power, from top left to bottom right: Oma
Understanding the Problem With Democracy
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Some African leaders with 20 years in power, from top left to bottom right: Omar al-Bashir, Sudan; Idress Deby Itno, Chad; Yoweri Museveni, Uganda; King Mswati III, Swaziland; Denis Sassou Nguesso, Republic of the Congo; Paul Biya, Cameroon; Robert... Read more
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Museveni Spends Night at Uganda Military Base in SomaliaPresident Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday took time off and visited Ugandan troops a
Museveni Spends Night at Uganda Military Base in Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday took time off and visited Ugandan troops at the Halane military camp in Somalia, the largest African Union military base located in the capital Mogadishu, where he also spent the night meeting the UPDF military... Read more
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IGAD Mogadishu Summit Pledges Continued Support to SomaliaDessalegn, who is also the chairperson of IGAD Assembly, Kenya's President Uhur
IGAD Mogadishu Summit Pledges Continued Support to Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Dessalegn, who is also the chairperson of IGAD Assembly, Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, and Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, attended the one-day summit. Mogadishu for the first time hosted such a high-level summit in over 30 years... Read more
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President Museveni Turns 72President Yoweri Museveni, who has been president since January 29, 1986 turns
President Museveni Turns 72
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni, who has been president since January 29, 1986 turns 72 today. Mr Museveni was born September 15, 1944, according to official records. He is serving his fifth elective term as president and the last since the constitution... Read more
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President Museveni in Arrives in Somalia for IGAD SummitPresident Yoweri Museveni is in Mogadishu, the Somali Capital to attend the fir
President Museveni in Arrives in Somalia for IGAD Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni is in Mogadishu, the Somali Capital to attend the first ever Regional Summit of the Inter Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) member countries to be hosted by the Horn of Africa country since the organization's... Read more
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East Africa Leaders Commit Security During Somali Electionwas represented by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Kenyan Presid
East Africa Leaders Commit Security During Somali Election
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was represented by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, Foreign Affairs Minister of the Republic of Djibouti, Mohamed Abdelmannan and Sudan's ambassador to Somalia,... Read more
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President Lungu, VP Wina Sworn in - Malawi's Chilima Represented APMLungu and Ms Wina was witnessed by some foreign heads of states which include Z
President Lungu, VP Wina Sworn in - Malawi's Chilima Represented APM
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Lungu and Ms Wina was witnessed by some foreign heads of states which include Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, Uganda's Yoweri Museveni, Botswana's Ian Khama. Tanzania President John Magufuli was represented by his Vice President, Paul Dlamini,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Break Up Protest Against Removal of Age Limitsto remove the retirement age of judges from the current 70 years. The motion h
Police Break Up Protest Against Removal of Age Limits
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to remove the retirement age of judges from the current 70 years. The motion has however elicited a lot of suspicion from the public who see it as a move to that would enable President Yoweri Museveni, 72, be eligible for another term in... Read more
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Term-Limit Changes the Biggest Threat to Democracy?should Mugabe pass away while in office. The call for long-serving presidents
Term-Limit Changes the Biggest Threat to Democracy?
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should Mugabe pass away while in office. The call for long-serving presidents such as Mugabe, Paul Biya of Cameroon, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and others to step down is not driven by pressure from the international community, as some allege,... Read more
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Tanzania Keeps Walking a Thin Line On EAC Dealsin issues that have all along been discussed at the level of the EAC summit mee
Tanzania Keeps Walking a Thin Line On EAC Deals
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in issues that have all along been discussed at the level of the EAC summit meetings," said Mr Kikwete. Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has long advocated the fast-tracking of the political federation, insisting that the region should not only... Read more
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International Business Times
Uganda: HRW warns nation becoming an 'electoral dictatorship' as women arrested during protestterm limits from the constitution may be a "decoy" to remove presidential age l
Uganda: HRW warns nation becoming an 'electoral dictatorship' as women arrested during protest
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
term limits from the constitution may be a "decoy" to remove presidential age limits, which may pave the way for President Yoweri Museveni to remain in office after two decades. Ugandans headed to the polls for the East African nation's... Read more
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IGAD Members Renew Commitment to Support SomaliaUganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desal
IGAD Members Renew Commitment to Support Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, Djibouti's Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf at the Peace Hotel in Mogadishu. AFP... Read more
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How Museveni's Letter Crushed Madhvani's Phosphates Plansofficials signing the deal over the Sukulu phosphate project as Museveni (L) ch
How Museveni's Letter Crushed Madhvani's Phosphates Plans
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officials signing the deal over the Sukulu phosphate project as Museveni (L) cheers on. A letter written by President Yoweri Museveni offers a glimpse on how energy and mineral licenses and contracts are negotiated, awarded and sealed. A 2013... Read more
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Sustain Stabilization Efforts in Somalia, Uhuru Urges IGADof State and Government held in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. The special IGAD
Sustain Stabilization Efforts in Somalia, Uhuru Urges IGAD
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of State and Government held in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. The special IGAD Summit, that was attended by President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, discussed the progress Somalia has made towards... Read more
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Uganda's Museveni in Somalia for Regional Leaders Meetmilitias, the al-Shabaab. The one day summit hosted by President Hassan Sheikh
Uganda's Museveni in Somalia for Regional Leaders Meet
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militias, the al-Shabaab. The one day summit hosted by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud was attended by Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta, and Ethiopia's prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn. Djibouti was... Read more
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Somalia Hosts First African Leaders Summit in Decadesagainst al-Shabab and retake more territory from them," he said. Kenyan Presid
Somalia Hosts First African Leaders Summit in Decades
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against al-Shabab and retake more territory from them," he said. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn were all in Mogadishu for the summit. But Sudanese... Read more
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Sustain Stabilisation of Somalia, President Kenyatta Urges IGADof State and Government held in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. The special IGAD
Sustain Stabilisation of Somalia, President Kenyatta Urges IGAD
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of State and Government held in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. The special IGAD Summit, that was attended by President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, discussed the progress Somalia has made towards... Read more
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Orange County Register
Somalia hosts African heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 yearsfor something other than explosions. Security measures were high as Kenyan Pre
Somalia hosts African heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 years
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
for something other than explosions. Security measures were high as Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Uganda President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn arrived, and residents said celebrations of the Muslim... Read more
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Somalia hosts first African leaders summit in decadesagainst al-Shabab and retake more territory from them," he said. Kenyan Presid
Somalia hosts first African leaders summit in decades
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
against al-Shabab and retake more territory from them," he said. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopian Prime Minister Haliemariam Desalegn were all in Mogadishu for the summit. But Sudanese... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Somalia hosts heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 yearsFrom left, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailem
Somalia hosts heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 years
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
From left, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, Djibouti's Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, and Sudan's Ambassador to... Read more
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Kenyatta Travels to Mogadishu for Igad Summittalks at a hotel near the airport ahead of the special Igad summit. The summit
Kenyatta Travels to Mogadishu for Igad Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
talks at a hotel near the airport ahead of the special Igad summit. The summit, also attended by Uganda President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, will discuss the progress Somalia has made towards... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Somalia hosts heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 yearsdeadly attacks by al-Shabab extremists. Security measures were high as Kenyan
Somalia hosts heads of state summit for 1st time in 30 years
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
deadly attacks by al-Shabab extremists. Security measures were high as Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Uganda President Yoweri Museveni and Ethiopian Prime Minister Haliemariam Desalegn arrived, and residents said celebrations of the Muslim... Read more
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