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UGANDANS INVESTING IN LESS PRODUCTIVE SECTORS OF THE ECONOMY, SAYS IMF

UGANDANS INVESTING IN LESS PRODUCTIVE SECTORS OF THE ECONOMY, SAYS IMF

KAMPALA, The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says a significant number of Ugandans are investing in less productive areas of the economy, based on an analysis of the investment priorities of Ugandans between 2008 and 2015.…

IGAD Starts National Consultations on the IGAD Protocol of Free Movement of Persons in Juba, South Sudan

IGAD Starts National Consultations on the IGAD Protocol of Free Movement of Persons in Juba, South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan: Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is holding a 3-day consultative worshop in South Sudan as part of the National Consultations towards the development of the Protocol on Free Movement of Persons in …

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

The European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Liberia to observe the Presidential and House of Parliament Elections on the 10th of October. Today the EU Election Observation Mission has deployed …

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

The European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Liberia to observe the Presidential and House of Parliament Elections on the 10th of October. Today the EU Election Observation Mission has deployed …

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

The European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Liberia to observe the Presidential and House of Parliament Elections on the 10th of October. Today the EU Election Observation Mission has deployed …

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

European Union Election Observation Mission to Liberia deploys long-term observers

The European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Liberia to observe the Presidential and House of Parliament Elections on the 10th of October. Today the EU Election Observation Mission has deployed …

Text Message Network Connects Offline Farmers in Kenya

Text Message Network Connects Offline Farmers in Kenya

MERU, KENYA � When she woke up one morning in February, Catherine Kagendo realized that one of her cows could not stand.

"It was lying on its side, had lost its appetite and was breathing …

ICRC Driver Killed in South Sudan Ambush

ICRC Driver Killed in South Sudan Ambush

JUBA � A worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was shot and killed over the weekend when a convoy of their vehicles traveling in former Western Equatoria was ambushed.

ICRC driver …

Words matter: Hate speech and South Sudan

Words matter: Hate speech and South Sudan

South Sudan terrorists need to be killed in order for peace to reign. Lawful killing has been practised by states since time immemorial.

These are the words of Gordon Buay, deputy chief of mission at …

Rights Group: South Sudan Should Probe Death of US Reporter

Rights Group: South Sudan Should Probe Death of US Reporter

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN � The killing of an American journalist in South Sudan violates international humanitarian law and should be investigated, according to an international human rights group.

South Sudan's leaders should "condemn this killing, …

CHINESE, UGANDAN PARLIAMENTS TO DEEPEN CO-OPERATION

CHINESE, UGANDAN PARLIAMENTS TO DEEPEN CO-OPERATION

BEIJING, China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang met with the Speaker of the Ugandan Parliament. Rebecca Kadaga, here Thursday, and they agreed to deepen parliamentary communication and co-operation.

Zhang, the Chairman of the Standing Committee of …

Podcast: South Sudan refugee influx threatens Uganda’s open door policy

Podcast: South Sudan refugee influx threatens Uganda’s open door policy

South Sudan has known no respite since fighting broke out last July, following the collapse of a peace deal between the government and opposition forces.

People in Africa's newest nation have witnessed barbaric acts of …

UGANDA POLICE ARREST SUSPECTS OVER RITUAL KILLINGS – 17 WOMEN MURDERED SINCE MAY

UGANDA POLICE ARREST SUSPECTS OVER RITUAL KILLINGS – 17 WOMEN MURDERED SINCE MAY

KAMPALA, Uganda police say they have arrested a number of suspects over a recent spate of killings of women near the capital, Kampala.

The Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura, said that a suspect had …