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MPs query army conduct at fishing sites

MPs query army conduct at fishing sites

Members of Parliament have called on Government to intervene in the activities of army officers said to be regulating fishing activities on Lake Victoria.

The army has for some time been deployed in fishing communities …

Education Ministry to close sub-standard schools

Education Ministry to close sub-standard schools

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah has directed the Ministry of Education to go ahead and act on the House resolution to close all unlicensed public and private schools.

Oulanyah was chairing the House …

SOUTH AFRICA, UGANDA TO BOOST BILATERAL TRADE

SOUTH AFRICA, UGANDA TO BOOST BILATERAL TRADE

PRETORIA-- South Africa and Uganda have signed a collaboration agreement to put in place various measures to boost and diversify bilateral trade, promote inclusive growth and create jobs.

The agreement which was signed here Tuesday …

UN Blames Uganda, Kenya for Fueling Conflict in South Sudan

UN Blames Uganda, Kenya for Fueling Conflict in South Sudan

A U.N. official has intensified the call for an end to violence in South Sudan, following sustained diplomatic pressure from the African Union on South Sudanese leaders.

Adama Dieng is the U.N. secretary-general's special adviser …

Bridging gap between relief and development can meet immediate needs, lessen vulnerability – UN chief

Bridging gap between relief and development can meet immediate needs, lessen vulnerability – UN chief

A surge in conflict-induced needs in Africa and the Middle East, coupled with an increase in climate shocks that pummel the most vulnerable everywhere, have given fresh urgency to calls for the international community to …

SECOND ROUND TRAINING ON COUNTER RADICALIZATION, DISENGAGEMENT, AND REINTEGRATION OF TERRORIST

SECOND ROUND TRAINING ON COUNTER RADICALIZATION, DISENGAGEMENT, AND REINTEGRATION OF TERRORIST

Dire Dawa - The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Security Sector Program (IGAD SSP) in close cooperation with the IGAD Special Mission to Somalia (IGAD SMS) has concluded a four days training for Somalia religious …

SECOND ROUND TRAINING ON COUNTER RADICALIZATION, DISENGAGEMENT, AND REINTEGRATION OF TERRORIST

SECOND ROUND TRAINING ON COUNTER RADICALIZATION, DISENGAGEMENT, AND REINTEGRATION OF TERRORIST

Dire Dawa - The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Security Sector Program (IGAD SSP) in close cooperation with the IGAD Special Mission to Somalia (IGAD SMS) has concluded a four days training for Somalia religious …

China Invites Latin America to Take Part in ‘One Belt, One Road’

China Invites Latin America to Take Part in ‘One Belt, One Road’

SANTIAGO China invited Latin American and Caribbean countries to join its "One Belt, One Road" initiative on Monday, as part of an agreement to deepen economic and political cooperation in a region where U.S. influence …

Kadaga, LOP rally public for Parliament Week

Kadaga, LOP rally public for Parliament Week

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga and the Leader of the Opposition, Winfred Kiiza, are reading from the same script ahead of the Parliament Week.

Following the contentious debate and enactment of the Constitution Amendment …

Kadaga, LOP rally public for Parliament Week

Kadaga, LOP rally public for Parliament Week

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga and the Leader of the Opposition, Winfred Kiiza, are reading from the same script ahead of the Parliament Week.

Following the contentious debate and enactment of the Constitution Amendment …

With N14b on offer, Western Lotto raises stakes with Powerball Max

With N14b on offer, Western Lotto raises stakes with Powerball Max

LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gaming and entertainment firm Western Lotto Nigeria Limited has raised the stakes in the gaming business in Nigeria with the introduction of Powerball Max, one of the

Cholera Vaccination Campaign Gets Underway in Zambia

Cholera Vaccination Campaign Gets Underway in Zambia

GENEVA The Zambian Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization are beginning a cholera vaccination campaign January 10 to help stop an outbreak of this deadly disease. Latest official figures put the number of …

How a Ugandan Refugee Became an American Police Shooting Statistic

How a Ugandan Refugee Became an American Police Shooting Statistic

On what would be the last day of his life, Alfred Olango showed up at his sister's apartment in El Cajon, California, in the morning hours. His knocking woke her up.

Alfred was acting strangely …