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UGANDA POLICE WANTS AMENDMENT TO CONSTUTITON TO GIVE THEM MORE THAN 48 HOURS TO INVESTIGATE

UGANDA POLICE WANTS AMENDMENT TO CONSTUTITON TO GIVE THEM MORE THAN 48 HOURS TO INVESTIGATE

KAMPALA-- Uganda's police force has asked Parliament to amend Article 23 (4) of the 1995 Constitution to allow them to hold suspects beyond the current mandatory 48 hours before they are produced in court.

Internal …

UGANDA POLICE WANTS AMENDMENT TO CONSTUTITON TO GIVE THEM MORE THAN 48 HOURS TO INVESTIGATE

UGANDA POLICE WANTS AMENDMENT TO CONSTUTITON TO GIVE THEM MORE THAN 48 HOURS TO INVESTIGATE

KAMPALA-- Uganda's police force has asked Parliament to amend Article 23 (4) of the 1995 Constitution to allow them to hold suspects beyond the current mandatory 48 hours before they are produced in court.

Internal …

Kenya Buries Victims of Rose Farm Dam Burst

Kenya Buries Victims of Rose Farm Dam Burst

Kenya on Wednesday buried 41 people who were killed last week when a dam at a commercial farm broke its walls and unleashed water that swept away everything in its path.

The earthen dam on …

‘Enough is enough; stop attacks on children’ underscores UNICEF

‘Enough is enough; stop attacks on children’ underscores UNICEF

With defenceless children increasingly targeted in conflicts , the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has called on all warring parties around the globe to comply with international law and keep them safe from harm.

In …

‘Enough is enough; stop attacks on children’ underscores UNICEF

‘Enough is enough; stop attacks on children’ underscores UNICEF

With defenceless children increasingly targeted in conflicts , the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has called on all warring parties around the globe to comply with international law and keep them safe from harm.

In …

RAMAPHOSA VOICES REGRET OVER US EXIT FROM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL

RAMAPHOSA VOICES REGRET OVER US EXIT FROM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL

PRETORIA-- South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has voiced his regret over United States President Donald Trump's decision to pull out the US of the nuclear deal with Iran.

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced the …

RAMAPHOSA VOICES REGRET OVER US EXIT FROM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL

RAMAPHOSA VOICES REGRET OVER US EXIT FROM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL

PRETORIA-- South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has voiced his regret over United States President Donald Trump's decision to pull out the US of the nuclear deal with Iran.

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced the …

EGYPT IS COMMITTED TO YEMEN’S STABILITY: FM

EGYPT IS COMMITTED TO YEMEN’S STABILITY: FM

CAIRO, Egypt- Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, stressed Egypt's commitment to supporting stability in Yemen and finding a political solution to the crisis in the war-battered Arab country.

In a statement, the Foreign Ministry said …

UGANDAN GOVT SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH CONSORTIUM TO SET UP OIL REFINERY

UGANDAN GOVT SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH CONSORTIUM TO SET UP OIL REFINERY

ENTEBBE, UGANDA-- Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has urged Western companies to take interest in helping Africa explore its resources potential, saying the continent presented immense business opportunities.

Speaking on Tuesday at State House Entebbe where …

UGANDAN GOVT SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH CONSORTIUM TO SET UP OIL REFINERY

UGANDAN GOVT SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH CONSORTIUM TO SET UP OIL REFINERY

ENTEBBE, UGANDA-- Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has urged Western companies to take interest in helping Africa explore its resources potential, saying the continent presented immense business opportunities.

Speaking on Tuesday at State House Entebbe where …

UGANDAN PRESIDENT MEETS ARCHBISHOP OF KAMPALA OVER LATTER’S FEARS OF BEING SPIED ON

UGANDAN PRESIDENT MEETS ARCHBISHOP OF KAMPALA OVER LATTER’S FEARS OF BEING SPIED ON

ENTEBBE-- Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has held a private meeting with the Archbishop of Kampala Archdiocese, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, following claims by the archbishop on Easter Sunday that Government has planted priests to spy …

WHO, UGANDA SET UP CHOLERA ISOLATION CENTRE; DEATH TOLL 40 SINCE FEBRUARY

WHO, UGANDA SET UP CHOLERA ISOLATION CENTRE; DEATH TOLL 40 SINCE FEBRUARY

KAMPALA-- Health authorities in the mid-western Ugandan district of Kagadi and the World Health Organization have set up an isolation center to control the spread of cholera.

James Olowo, the district health officer, said that …

WHO, UGANDA SET UP CHOLERA ISOLATION CENTRE; DEATH TOLL 40 SINCE FEBRUARY

WHO, UGANDA SET UP CHOLERA ISOLATION CENTRE; DEATH TOLL 40 SINCE FEBRUARY

KAMPALA-- Health authorities in the mid-western Ugandan district of Kagadi and the World Health Organization have set up an isolation center to control the spread of cholera.

James Olowo, the district health officer, said that …