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Republic of Korea contributes rice to serve 420,000 refugees in Uganda

Republic of Korea contributes rice to serve 420,000 refugees in Uganda

TORORO, UGANDA � The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of 5,000 metric tons of rice from the Government of the Republic of Korea. The contribution will enable WFP to meet …

Republic of Korea contributes rice to serve 420,000 refugees in Uganda

Republic of Korea contributes rice to serve 420,000 refugees in Uganda

TORORO, UGANDA � The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of 5,000 metric tons of rice from the Government of the Republic of Korea. The contribution will enable WFP to meet …

Amid Faltering Multilateralism, Growing Inequalities, Regional Commissions Report Mixed Results in Advancing 2030 Agenda, as High-Level Political Forum Continues

Amid Faltering Multilateralism, Growing Inequalities, Regional Commissions Report Mixed Results in Advancing 2030 Agenda, as High-Level Political Forum Continues

Amid faltering multilateralism and growing inequalities, regional partners shared mixed results in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals today, as the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development considered how best to support peer-learning among countries …

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Riek Machar will be reinstated in his position as part of a peace deal to end a near five-year-old war that has killed tens of thousands and devastated Africa's youngest nation.

The agreement was reached …

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Riek Machar will be reinstated in his position as part of a peace deal to end a near five-year-old war that has killed tens of thousands and devastated Africa's youngest nation.

The agreement was reached …

NEW HEAD OF UGANDA’S FORESTY AUTHORTRY VOWS TO CANCEL ILLEGAL LAND TITLES

NEW HEAD OF UGANDA’S FORESTY AUTHORTRY VOWS TO CANCEL ILLEGAL LAND TITLES

KAMPALA-- The new Executive Director of Uganda's National Forestry Authority (NFA), Tom Okello Obong, has vowed to ensure that illegal land titles in forest reserves are cancelled.

Okello says he will lead a team from …

NEW HEAD OF UGANDA’S FORESTY AUTHORTRY VOWS TO CANCEL ILLEGAL LAND TITLES

NEW HEAD OF UGANDA’S FORESTY AUTHORTRY VOWS TO CANCEL ILLEGAL LAND TITLES

KAMPALA-- The new Executive Director of Uganda's National Forestry Authority (NFA), Tom Okello Obong, has vowed to ensure that illegal land titles in forest reserves are cancelled.

Okello says he will lead a team from …

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 …