Communities Can Help Turn Back the Threat of Terrorism

To turn back the threat of terrorism, countries must turn to local communities. Whether in France, Turkey, or here in the United States, militaries and intelligence agencies can protect us from external threats and bring …

UGANDA AMENDS TRADE LICENSING LAW

By Samuel Sanya

KAMPALA, The Uganda government has amended the Trade Licensing Act after President Yoweri Museveni assented to changes in the law to provide an appeal mechanism and to reduce the cost of doing …

BURUNDI PEACE TALKS BEGIN IN ENTEBBE, UGANDA

ENTEBBE, The dialogue on the Burundi peace process has resumed in Uganda in a continuation of consultations undertaken earlier in July 2015 in the Burundi capital of Bujumbura.

The talks, which were scheduled to start …

Nanda Muruttettuwegama assumes duties as Lankapuvath Chairman

Dec 24, Colombo: The Incumbent Chairman of Sri Lanka Broadcasting   Corporation (SLBC) Attorney-at-Law and Legal Educationist, Mr. Nanda Muruttettuwegama assumed duties as the new Chairman of the Lankapuvath Ltd, the National News Agency of Sri …

An unwanted guest: El Niño and Africa in 2016

El Niño is the largely unwanted Christmas gift – a warming of the tropical Pacific causing drought and floods that will peak at the end of this month, but will impact weather systems around the …

SPECIAL ENVOY FROM BURUNDI CALLS ON UGANDA’S PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

KAMPALA,President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has received a special message from his Burundian counterpart, President Pierre Nkurunziza.

A special envoy of President Nkurunziza and Chief of Staff in the President’s Office, Major-General Evariste Ndyashimiye, delivered …