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No Independence Where There Is a Siege of TyrannyOn October 9, 1962, Uganda acquired independence from its British colonial mast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
On October 9, 1962, Uganda acquired independence from its British colonial masters and that date has since been celebrated annually. Since 1962, Uganda has gone through a turbulent history characterised by political instability. What was meant to be... Read more
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Why the Aga Khan Deserves Uganda's Highest Civilian Honouror even a miracle; it will be tribute to decades of work and contribution His H
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
or even a miracle; it will be tribute to decades of work and contribution His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has done in Uganda that have outlived many post-independent governments. The Aga Khan, who is the Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili... Read more
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NRM Says Besigye Factor Behind Rush to Pass Age Limit BillThe move to lift Uganda's presidential age limit is being rushed apparently bec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The move to lift Uganda's presidential age limit is being rushed apparently because of the ruling NRM party's lack of an alternative, formidable candidate like President Yoweri Museveni to field in 2021, especially against Kizza Besigye, say top... Read more
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LDC to Open Upcountry Law Teaching CentresBy Anthony Wesaka and Betty Ndagire Kampala — The management of the Law Develo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
By Anthony Wesaka and Betty Ndagire Kampala — The management of the Law Development Centre (LDC) has finally agreed to open upcountry affiliated branches to teach the post graduate Bar course that produces lawyers. Since its inception in 1969, the... Read more
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West Africa's Fear of Facebook, Parliamentary Brawls, the Right to Information and SDGs - September in Africatech and media community, and an access to information report that could help c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
tech and media community, and an access to information report that could help countries work towards UNESCO's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). By Caro Rolando for IFEX Based on IFEX member reports from ARTICLE 19 , Africa Freedom of... Read more
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Time to Decriminalize Draconian Abortion LawBlantyre — As the world celebrates the International Safe Abortion Day on Thurs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Blantyre — As the world celebrates the International Safe Abortion Day on Thursday, 28 September, we, at the Centre for Solutions Journalism (CSJ) call on the Malawi government to decriminalise abortion, provide access to safe abortion services and... Read more
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For How Long Will We Pretend That Uganda Is a Democracy?premises, numerous arrests and heightened presence of security agencies in publ
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
premises, numerous arrests and heightened presence of security agencies in public spaces prompted the US ambassador to Uganda to speak out. "The United States is deeply concerned that recent arrests and raids stifle the Ugandan people's right... Read more
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Fresh Genital Cutting Concerns RaisedBy Gadiosa Lamtey Glamtey@tz.nationmedia.com Dar es Salaam — Tanzania is among
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
By Gadiosa Lamtey Glamtey@tz.nationmedia.com Dar es Salaam — Tanzania is among the nations that outlawed the Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) for girls below the age of 18. It was a good idea and has saved thou-sands of young girls from suffering... Read more
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Govt to US - We Are Not Keen on Lectures from Foreign Agentsprotests on Thursday. Kampala — The government on Thursday responded with deri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
protests on Thursday. Kampala — The government on Thursday responded with derision to criticism by the US ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac on arrests of opponents of the proposal to remove the presidential age limit and Wednesday's raid on the... Read more
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Gulu Law Students Sue LDC, Law Council Over Pre-Entry ExamsSeven law graduates from Gulu University have sued the Law Development Centre (
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Seven law graduates from Gulu University have sued the Law Development Centre (LDC) and Law Council for stopping them from sitting this year's LDC pre-entry examination. In their August 22 application filed at the civil division of the High court,... Read more
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NCHRD-U Gets Substantive Executive DirectorKampala — The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders Uganda (NCHRD-U), an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Kampala — The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders Uganda (NCHRD-U), an umbrella organization of individuals and organisations working to protect human rights has appointed Mr Robert Kirenga as its Executive Director. Mr Kirenga who has... Read more

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