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Report pushes for increased awareness, protection of rights of Albinism

Report pushes for increased awareness, protection of rights of Albinism

A report has been presented to Parliament on the validation of the Situation Analysis of Persons with Albinism in Uganda. The Report seeks to increase awareness and protection of their rights.

The report, which was …

Adopting Resolution 2439 (2018), Security Council Condemns Attacks by Armed Groups in Democratic Republic of Congo Jeopardizing Response to Ebola Outbreak

Adopting Resolution 2439 (2018), Security Council Condemns Attacks by Armed Groups in Democratic Republic of Congo Jeopardizing Response to Ebola Outbreak

The Security Council today adopted a resolution condemning attacks by armed groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and their role in exacerbating the country's ongoing Ebola outbreak, while demanding full, safe, immediate and …

Security Council urges responder-safety focus, as DR Congo Ebola outbreak worsens

Security Council urges responder-safety focus, as DR Congo Ebola outbreak worsens

The United Nations Security Council has voiced serious concern over the impact of deteriorating security situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) on the response to the deadly Ebola outbreak and fears that …

WomenStrong Launches Girls’ Club Handbook To Empower Women And Girls

WomenStrong Launches Girls’ Club Handbook To Empower Women And Girls

Handbook Helps Girls Worldwide Never Need to Say, “#MeToo”

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WomenStrong International, a global consortium catalyzing the eradication of extreme urban poverty through the empowerment of women and …

Zimbabwe Opposition Party ‘Installs’ Chamisa as President

Zimbabwe Opposition Party ‘Installs’ Chamisa as President

The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Nelson Chamisa on Saturday "installed" the 40-year-old lawyer as president of Zimbabwe, two months after President Emmerson Mnangagwa was declared by the Constitutional Court as winner …

Zimbabwe Opposition Party ‘Installs’ Chamisa as President

Zimbabwe Opposition Party ‘Installs’ Chamisa as President

The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Nelson Chamisa on Saturday "installed" the 40-year-old lawyer as president of Zimbabwe, two months after President Emmerson Mnangagwa was declared by the Constitutional Court as winner …

DRC Ebola Death Toll Rises to 164

DRC Ebola Death Toll Rises to 164

The Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has led to 164 deaths, health authorities said.

In mid-October, Congolese authorities said they were facing a "second wave" of the outbreak centered on Beni, …

‘Inject funds into simple projects’

‘Inject funds into simple projects’

The House Committee on Science has appealed to government to increase funding to small scale enterprises so as to reduce youth unemployment.

During a Committee tour of projects in western Uganda, the Chairperson of the …

‘Inject funds into simple projects’

‘Inject funds into simple projects’

The House Committee on Science has appealed to government to increase funding to small scale enterprises so as to reduce youth unemployment.

During a Committee tour of projects in western Uganda, the Chairperson of the …

Release of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, Volume XVII, Part 2, Sub-Saharan Africa

Release of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, Volume XVII, Part 2, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Department of State released today Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977�1980, Volume XVII, Part 2, Sub-Saharan Africa.

This volume is part of a Foreign Relations subseries that documents the most important foreign policy …

Encroachers on Police land shock MPs

Encroachers on Police land shock MPs

Legislators have been shocked by the failure by Police to block or evict encroachers on its land in different parts of the country.

Surprisingly, elsewhere Police has been at the forefront in assisting the eviction …

Encroachers on Police land shock MPs

Encroachers on Police land shock MPs

Legislators have been shocked by the failure by Police to block or evict encroachers on its land in different parts of the country.

Surprisingly, elsewhere Police has been at the forefront in assisting the eviction …

UGANDA LANDSLIDE NEAR MOUNT ELGON KILLS MORE THAN 40

UGANDA LANDSLIDE NEAR MOUNT ELGON KILLS MORE THAN 40

KAMPALA-- A landslide following heavy rains in eastern Uganda has killed more than 40 people.

It is feared that the death toll could rise as a government rescue team reaches the Mount Elgon area.

A …