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Poverty ravaging Eastern Uganda-Kadaga

Poverty ravaging Eastern Uganda-Kadaga

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has said that the current poverty affecting over 90 percent of people in Eastern Uganda is worrying.

The poverty levels in this region are extremely high; people are just …

Poverty ravaging Eastern Uganda-Kadaga

Poverty ravaging Eastern Uganda-Kadaga

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has said that the current poverty affecting over 90 percent of people in Eastern Uganda is worrying.

The poverty levels in this region are extremely high; people are just …

Uganda Survey Reveals High Prevalence of Child Abuse

Uganda Survey Reveals High Prevalence of Child Abuse

The first national survey in Uganda on child abuse reveals that violence against children - ranging from physical, sexual and emotional - is occurring at all levels in society.

Mary Komugisha, 40, a single mother …

Uganda Survey Reveals High Prevalence of Child Abuse

Uganda Survey Reveals High Prevalence of Child Abuse

The first national survey in Uganda on child abuse reveals that violence against children - ranging from physical, sexual and emotional - is occurring at all levels in society.

Mary Komugisha, 40, a single mother …

MPs urged to legislate on cyber crimes

MPs urged to legislate on cyber crimes

Africa must develop a comprehensive approach to protect its businesses and personal data in light of increasing cybercrimes worldwide.

In a joint workshop between NEPAD and Pan African Parliament committees on the African Union Commission …

MPs urged to legislate on cyber crimes

MPs urged to legislate on cyber crimes

Africa must develop a comprehensive approach to protect its businesses and personal data in light of increasing cybercrimes worldwide.

In a joint workshop between NEPAD and Pan African Parliament committees on the African Union Commission …

Ebola Vaccinations Begin in Congo’s Latest Deadly Outbreak

Ebola Vaccinations Begin in Congo’s Latest Deadly Outbreak

The World Health Organization says experts are starting to carry out Ebola vaccinations in Congo's latest deadly outbreak.

Health officials have warned that containing the outbreak is complicated by the presence of multiple armed groups …

IGAD hosts high-level consultation on inter-state cooperation for Karamoja Cluster, inaugurates coordination Unit in Moroto

IGAD hosts high-level consultation on inter-state cooperation for Karamoja Cluster, inaugurates coordination Unit in Moroto

IGAD hosted a high-level consultation meeting on inter-state cooperation in the Karamoja Cluster on 26 July 2018 in Moroto town, Uganda. The meeting was attended by Ministers in-charge of resilience as well as other senior …

IGAD hosts high-level consultation on inter-state cooperation for Karamoja Cluster, inaugurates coordination Unit in Moroto

IGAD hosts high-level consultation on inter-state cooperation for Karamoja Cluster, inaugurates coordination Unit in Moroto

IGAD hosted a high-level consultation meeting on inter-state cooperation in the Karamoja Cluster on 26 July 2018 in Moroto town, Uganda. The meeting was attended by Ministers in-charge of resilience as well as other senior …

Africa’s Great Lakes Region Leaders Bid for Peace at Conference

Africa’s Great Lakes Region Leaders Bid for Peace at Conference

As the Global Peace Conference opens in Uganda, heads of state, especially in the East African region, are trying to focus more on unity instead of fragmentation that has plunged the area into conflict.

East …

Africa’s Great Lakes Region Leaders Bid for Peace at Conference

Africa’s Great Lakes Region Leaders Bid for Peace at Conference

As the Global Peace Conference opens in Uganda, heads of state, especially in the East African region, are trying to focus more on unity instead of fragmentation that has plunged the area into conflict.

East …

19 KILLED IN ACCIDENT IN UGANDA’S KISORO DISTRICT

19 KILLED IN ACCIDENT IN UGANDA’S KISORO DISTRICT

KISORO, UGANDA-- Nineteen people have so far been reported killed after a lorry they were travelling in was involved in an accident in Kisoro district in the southwestern corner of Uganda early on Monday.

So …

Uganda Court OKs Constitutional Changes to Scrap Presidential Age Cap

Uganda Court OKs Constitutional Changes to Scrap Presidential Age Cap

A Ugandan court on Thursday validated constitutional changes that removed the 75-year presidential age limit, a ruling that would potentially allow President Yoweri Museveni to extend his three-decade rule.

Three of the five judges endorsed …