UGANDA GETS $151M LOAN FROM AFDB FOR TOLL ROAD

Uganda will expand a major road linking its capital Kampala with Rwanda after signing a deal on Thursday for a $151 million loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB).

The 40-year loan will partly finance …

UN Names Warsame as Director for Global Emergencies

The United Nations has confirmed that a Somali-born official who has been doing humanitarian work for 25 years will be the UNHCR's director for global emergencies, staff security, safety and supply services effective next month.…

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More than one million people in northeast Nigeria receive food aid

The UN food agency, WFP, has delivered food or cash to more than a million Nigerians in conflict-affected zones in the Northeast since the …

FOOTBALL: Magogo joins NCS to applaud Onduparaka

FUFA president Moses Magogo has joined National Council of Sports to congratulate Arua based Onduparaka FC for disproving mindset of many that top flight football in Uganda is for Kampala based clubs.

During his end …