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AllAfrica.com
Museveni 'Giving Spree' Comes Under AttackWhile touring Busoga in eastern Uganda in 2013, President Yoweri Museveni shock
Museveni 'Giving Spree' Comes Under Attack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
While touring Busoga in eastern Uganda in 2013, President Yoweri Museveni shocked the country when he hauled a sack of money containing Ush250 million ($74,911), from the boot of one of his vehicles, and handed it to the youth as his contribution to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commission Could Scrap Presidential Term-LimitsMr Ngendakumana said. He said the opposition was only committed to the dialogu
Commission Could Scrap Presidential Term-Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Mr Ngendakumana said. He said the opposition was only committed to the dialogue under the mediation of Uganda president Yoweri Museveni. An analyst who requested anonymity for security reasons said Burundi was drifting into a single party... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni Roots for Good Governance At Ticad ForumUgandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday challenged policy makers and the ci
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni Roots for Good Governance At Ticad Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday challenged policy makers and the civil society to consider good governance as a necessity beyond peaceful elections. At an event supporting democracies in Africa, the Ugandan leader argued that most of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Returns From Chad VisitPresident Yoweri Museveni is back in the country at the conclusion of a two-day
President Returns From Chad Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Yoweri Museveni is back in the country at the conclusion of a two-day official visit to Chad where he joined over 14 Heads of State and Government delegations at the swearing-in ceremony of Chad President, Idris Deby Itno. The swearing-in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Museveni Attends President Idriss's InaugurationPresident Yoweri Museveni has attended the inaugural ceremony of Chadian Presid
President Museveni Attends President Idriss's Inauguration
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Yoweri Museveni has attended the inaugural ceremony of Chadian President-elect, Idriss Deby Itno at a colorful function held at Grand Hotel, N'Djemena in Chad. President Museveni who is on a two-day official visit to Chad yesterday joined... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Conflict Not On EAC Summit Agendasummit will also deliberate on a report from the EAC's mediator for the Burundi
South Sudan Conflict Not On EAC Summit Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
summit will also deliberate on a report from the EAC's mediator for the Burundi peace talks, the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, Ms Kasiga said. President Pierre Nkurunziza's government has been resisting a resolution of the UN Security... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Social Media Crackdown - The New Normal for Africa?to social media platforms during its February elections, and then again for the
Social Media Crackdown - The New Normal for Africa?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to social media platforms during its February elections, and then again for the inauguration of its longtime president Yoweri Museveni. But many Ugandans were able to get around it with VPN, or virtual private network software. Avenue for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Circumcision Ceremony Becomes a Tourist AttractionEach of them is coming with money because they will need hotels, food, entertai
Circumcision Ceremony Becomes a Tourist Attraction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Each of them is coming with money because they will need hotels, food, entertainment and drinks," said Sempebwa. President Yoweri Museveni himself has encouraged this ritual. He said it fits in well with today's modern society where all men are... Read more
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Calcutta News
Social Media Crackdown: The New Normal for Africa?to social media platforms during its February elections, and then again for the
Social Media Crackdown: The New Normal for Africa?
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
to social media platforms during its February elections, and then again for the inauguration of its longtime president Yoweri Museveni. But many Ugandans were able to get around it with VPN, or virtual private network software. Avenue for... Read more
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DW
Ugandan circumcision ceremony becomes a tourist attraction |Each of them is coming with money because they will need hotels, food, entertai
Ugandan circumcision ceremony becomes a tourist attraction |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
Each of them is coming with money because they will need hotels, food, entertainment and drinks," said Sempebwa. President Yoweri Museveni himself has encouraged this ritual. He said it fits in well with today's modern society where all men are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Hope in Sight for South Sudansummit will also deliberate on a report from the EAC's mediator for the Burundi
No Hope in Sight for South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
summit will also deliberate on a report from the EAC's mediator for the Burundi peace talks, the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. By the end of last month, renewed clashes had left over 300 people dead and thousands of others (estimated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbabazi Vs Museveni Detailed Judgment Due Fridaydetailed judgment in the presidential election petition filed by former prime m
Mbabazi Vs Museveni Detailed Judgment Due Friday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
detailed judgment in the presidential election petition filed by former prime minister Amama Mbabazi challenging President Yoweri Museveni recent electoral victory. Supreme court registrar Tom Chemutai told URN that the reading of the full... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brown Envelopes Won't Develop UgandaGen Yoweri Museveni captured power in January 1986 when I was eleven years and
Brown Envelopes Won't Develop Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gen Yoweri Museveni captured power in January 1986 when I was eleven years and four months old. I will celebrate my 43rd birthday on September 23. I completed university in 1998 and have worked for 18 years since school and lived a bulk of my life... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can Continent's Opposition Parties Accept Defeat?Change leader, Kizza Besigye, is one of the African opposition leaders who fail
Can Continent's Opposition Parties Accept Defeat?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Change leader, Kizza Besigye, is one of the African opposition leaders who failed to recognise the victory of President Yoweri Museveni, who represented the revolutionary party, National Resistance Movement. Besigye thought he was the election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EPA - Kenya's Fate Now Lies With Heads of Stateis granted, EAC products would still enjoy quota-free, duty-free access to the
EPA - Kenya's Fate Now Lies With Heads of State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
is granted, EAC products would still enjoy quota-free, duty-free access to the EU market after October 1. President Yoweri Museveni alluded to the latter option on Thursday during a meeting with the East Africa Legislative Assembly speaker... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kabila Counts On Rwanda, Uganda Backing to Retain Powersources indicate that President Kabila, who a week before meeting President Kag
Kabila Counts On Rwanda, Uganda Backing to Retain Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
sources indicate that President Kabila, who a week before meeting President Kagame had met his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni, is seeking support from leaders in the Great Lakes region to help him deal with mounting... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: South Sudan’s Risky Political Impasseof the conflict. Yet through frequent meetings between Sudanese President Omar
ICG: South Sudan’s Risky Political Impasse
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
of the conflict. Yet through frequent meetings between Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, the two came to terms over South Sudan and took a series of steps towards a less confrontational... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
British Envoy Says Rejecting Europe Deal a Bad Choice for EACBritain's recent vote to leave the EU would greatly weaken the agreement. This
British Envoy Says Rejecting Europe Deal a Bad Choice for EAC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's recent vote to leave the EU would greatly weaken the agreement. This was shortly followed by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni who urged Europe "not to get excited" over what has only been discussed at ministerial level and not by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bid to Scrap Presidential Age Limit BeginsUganda’s President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday confirmed that he had received a pet
Bid to Scrap Presidential Age Limit Begins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday confirmed that he had received a petition that seeks the removal of the presidential age limit. A statement from State House Entebbe said the president received the proposal seeking the amendment of Article... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anger in Uganda as MPs Set to Get New Luxury CarsChris Obore, the Parliament's Director of Communication and Public Affairs, sai
Anger in Uganda as MPs Set to Get New Luxury Cars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Chris Obore, the Parliament's Director of Communication and Public Affairs, said Parliament reached out to President Yoweri Museveni, who in turn directed the finance ministry to mobilise money to bankroll the venture. The issue has raised... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Victory or Vote Snatching?power. Lungu's campaign has benefited from external help. The ruling party dev
Democratic Victory or Vote Snatching?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
power. Lungu's campaign has benefited from external help. The ruling party developed close ties with Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, and hired the services of Timor Consulting, an Israeli firm that helped political parties win elections in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mohamed Ali Nur - How I Plan to Fix Troubled Somaliabeen raised and groomed here for example South Africa's Nelson Mandela was once
Mohamed Ali Nur - How I Plan to Fix Troubled Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
been raised and groomed here for example South Africa's Nelson Mandela was once based here in Tanzania, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni was raised and educated here in Dar es salaam, Tanzania, both the former and current President of the of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zambia: Democratic victory or vote snatching?campaign has benefited from external help. The ruling party developed close tie
Zambia: Democratic victory or vote snatching?
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
campaign has benefited from external help. The ruling party developed close ties with Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, and hired the services of Timor Consulting, an Israeli firm that helped political parties win elections in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Troops fire tear gas to halt protest over DR Congo massacreof Congo for more than two decades and is accused of copious human rights abuse
Troops fire tear gas to halt protest over DR Congo massacre
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
of Congo for more than two decades and is accused of copious human rights abuses. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and logging. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees, Cults Worsen Outbreaks of Measlesthat 70 children out of every 1,000 would die before they reached the age of fi
Refugees, Cults Worsen Outbreaks of Measles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
that 70 children out of every 1,000 would die before they reached the age of five in Uganda. Early this year, President Yoweri Museveni, signed a law for parents who fail to vaccinate their children to be imprisoned for six months. The law also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Video - President Museveni Explains Why He Supports Death PenaltyThe commander in chief Gen Yoweri Museveni has expressed disappointment with pr
Video - President Museveni Explains Why He Supports Death Penalty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The commander in chief Gen Yoweri Museveni has expressed disappointment with proponent pushing for the scrapping of the death penalty , saying it could cause social disorder. The President who heavily relied on the bible to illustrate his believe in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activists Renew Demand for Marriage and Divorce Billfor all this time while other people think that it is important to have it adop
Activists Renew Demand for Marriage and Divorce Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
for all this time while other people think that it is important to have it adopted into law", she said. In 2013, President Yoweri Museveni urged the MPs not to push for the bill, arguing it would cause a civil war in the country. Among the bills... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan President Meets Chinese FM, Anticipates Closer CooperationKampala — Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday thanked China for its l
Ugandan President Meets Chinese FM, Anticipates Closer Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Kampala — Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday thanked China for its long-term support for Uganda's development and wished for closer cooperation while meeting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. China is an old friend of Uganda and Africa,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zimbabweans not learning their lessonswithout a dedication to values. When the face of a struggle becomes more import
Zimbabweans not learning their lessons
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
without a dedication to values. When the face of a struggle becomes more important than a struggle itself we create another Yoweri Museveni, another Robert Mugabe, another leader who is beyond reproach and is elevated to a level where he is some... Read more
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Daily Mail
Islamists hack to death at least 64 in Democratic Republic of Congothe claims and said the ADF was 'definitely' responsible for the massacres. Th
Islamists hack to death at least 64 in Democratic Republic of Congo
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the claims and said the ADF was 'definitely' responsible for the massacres. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
51 killed in DR Congo machete attack: NGOsADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control
51 killed in DR Congo machete attack: NGOs
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
ADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and... Read more
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Rappler
51 killed in DR Congo machete attackADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control
51 killed in DR Congo machete attack
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
ADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and... Read more
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iafrica.com
DRC machete massacreADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control
DRC machete massacre
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
ADF rebels "have infiltrated" an area under the Congolese armed forces' control. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Can Nation's Global Engagement be Optimised by Magufuli?Summit of the East African Community Heads of State held in Arusha on 2 March,
How Can Nation's Global Engagement be Optimised by Magufuli?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Summit of the East African Community Heads of State held in Arusha on 2 March, the inauguration of Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni in Kampala on 12 May and paid a maiden visit to President Paul Kagame of Rwanda on 6-7 April. But he skipped... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Scores 'hacked to death' in machete attack in DR Congoboth the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC Presid
Scores 'hacked to death' in machete attack in DR Congo
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 days ago
both the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC President Joseph Kabila and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni held talks in Uganda seeking a coordinated military strategy against the ADF rebels. ADF rebels, who oppose... Read more
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The Manila Times
42 killed in troubled east DR Congo Gomathe claims and said the ADF was “definitely” responsible for the massacres. Th
42 killed in troubled east DR Congo Goma
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
the claims and said the ADF was “definitely” responsible for the massacres. The ADF, opposed to Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scores 'Hacked to Death' in Machete Attackboth the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC Presid
Scores 'Hacked to Death' in Machete Attack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
both the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC President Joseph Kabila and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni held talks in Uganda seeking a coordinated military strategy against the ADF rebels. ADF rebels, who oppose... Read more
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Rappler
36 killed in troubled east DR Congothe claims and said the ADF was "definitely" responsible for the massacres. Th
36 killed in troubled east DR Congo
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
the claims and said the ADF was "definitely" responsible for the massacres. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, is thought to be deeply embroiled in criminal networks funded by kidnappings, smuggling, and... Read more
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DW
Ugandan rebels accused of massacring dozens of villagers in DR Congo |mayor Edmond Masumbuko refused to comment, saying he was "in a security meeting
Ugandan rebels accused of massacring dozens of villagers in DR Congo |
DW / Posted 13 days ago
mayor Edmond Masumbuko refused to comment, saying he was "in a security meeting." ADF rebels opposed to Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni have been present in the eastern DR Congo for more than two decades. The group has a long rap sheet of human... Read more
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Aljazeera
Scores 'hacked to death' in machete attack in DR Congoboth the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC Presid
Scores 'hacked to death' in machete attack in DR Congo
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
both the ADF rebels and DRC forces for deadly attacks. On August 4, DRC President Joseph Kabila and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni held talks in Uganda seeking a coordinated military strategy against the ADF rebels. ADF rebels, who oppose... Read more
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Business Standard India
Some 30 civilians massacred in troubled east Democratic Republic of Congo: Armymassacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians de
Some 30 civilians massacred in troubled east Democratic Republic of Congo: Army
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
massacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians dead. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, have been present in eastern DRC for more than 20 years. The group has been accused of copious human rights... Read more
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dna
At least 30 civilians massacred in east Democratic Republic of Congo: Armymassacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians de
At least 30 civilians massacred in east Democratic Republic of Congo: Army
dna / Posted 13 days ago
massacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians dead. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, have been present in eastern DRC for more than 20 years. The group has been accused of copious human rights... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'30 civilians killed' in DR Congo massacremassacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians de
'30 civilians killed' in DR Congo massacre
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
massacres since October 2014 that have in total left more than 600 civilians dead. The ADF, opposed to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, have been present in eastern DRC for more than 20 years. The group has been accused of copious human rights... Read more
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Rappler
Uganda stops paying more than 5,500 'ghost' civil servantsBATTLE VS CORRUPTION. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni delivers his speech dur
Uganda stops paying more than 5,500 'ghost' civil servants
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
BATTLE VS CORRUPTION. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni delivers his speech during the 70th session of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, USA on September 28, 2015. File photo by Matt Campbell/EPA KAMPALA, Uganda – Uganda... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uganda stops paying more than 5,500 'ghost' civil servantsthe payroll, a minister said Thursday (Aug 11), as it fights endemic corruption
Uganda stops paying more than 5,500 'ghost' civil servants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
the payroll, a minister said Thursday (Aug 11), as it fights endemic corruption and fraud in the public sector. President Yoweri Museveni promised a crackdown on corruption after being sworn into office for a fifth consecutive term in May, and the... Read more
18d
International Business Times
DRC Opposition leader Moise Katumbi says President Joseph Kabila 'must leave by front door' in office. Kabila: 'Elections only when a voters' register is available' Duri
DRC Opposition leader Moise Katumbi says President Joseph Kabila 'must leave by front door'
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
in office. Kabila: 'Elections only when a voters' register is available' During his a one-day visit to Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on 4 August, Kabila, who is not eligible to stand in the next elections, spoke for the first time about the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Pardons 20 Rebels Who Caused Insecurity in Sebei Sub-RegionPresident Yoweri Museveni has pardoned the 20 rebels who caused insecurity in t
President Pardons 20 Rebels Who Caused Insecurity in Sebei Sub-Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has pardoned the 20 rebels who caused insecurity in the recent past in Sebei Sub-Region, Eastern Uganda between late February and early March this year. This came after the group asked the President to pardon them. The... Read more
19d
AllAfrica.com
President Urges Butambala Residents On Poverty Fight, Donates Shs.50m/= to MosquePresident Yoweri Museveni has encouraged the residents of Butambala district in
President Urges Butambala Residents On Poverty Fight, Donates Shs.50m/= to Mosque
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has encouraged the residents of Butambala district in Central Uganda to work hard and chase poverty from their community. The President was yesterday speaking at the opening of newly built Takuwa Mosque at Makulungo in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Meets Executives of Soft Drinks CompaniesPresident Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with the executives of soft drinks
President Meets Executives of Soft Drinks Companies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with the executives of soft drinks companies in the country. During the meeting that took place at State House, Entebbe yesterday, the President and his guests from Coca-Cola, Century Bottling Company and... Read more
19d
AllAfrica.com
President Says KCCA Executive Director Came to Rescue the City From PotholesPresident Yoweri Museveni has clarified that the appointment of the Executive D
President Says KCCA Executive Director Came to Rescue the City From Potholes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has clarified that the appointment of the Executive Director of Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA), Jenifer Musisi was to rescue Kampala City from dirtiness, potholes, flies and shame that the Local government had failed... Read more
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