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Mozambique Wants to Cancel Guarantees on Security Firm’s Debt

Mozambique Wants to Cancel Guarantees on Security Firm’s Debt

JOHANNESBURG Mozambique is seeking the cancellation of government guarantees on debts run up by state-run security firm Proindicus that helped spark a debt crisis in the country, its prime minister was quoted as saying Wednesday.…

Mozambique Wants to Cancel Guarantees on Security Firm’s Debt

Mozambique Wants to Cancel Guarantees on Security Firm’s Debt

JOHANNESBURG Mozambique is seeking the cancellation of government guarantees on debts run up by state-run security firm Proindicus that helped spark a debt crisis in the country, its prime minister was quoted as saying Wednesday.…

President Musevenis speech at the Africa-Now Summit 2019

President Musevenis speech at the Africa-Now Summit 2019

Your Excellencies, Heads of States and Governments,

Rt. Hon. Speaker of the Ugandan Parliament,

The Chief Justice,

Their Excellencies the Heads of Delegations,

Rt. Hon. Prime Minister,

Hon. Ministers,

Hon. Members of Parliament,

Distinguished Delegates,…

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

The Police are mourning the tragic outcome of yesterday's plane crash, upon learning that it claimed the life of Commissioner of Police (CP), Alalo Christine, who was working with the African Mission in Somalia, (AMISOM), …

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

The Police are mourning the tragic outcome of yesterday's plane crash, upon learning that it claimed the life of Commissioner of Police (CP), Alalo Christine, who was working with the African Mission in Somalia, (AMISOM), …

State Department Launches the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

State Department Launches the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

Today, the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a new initiative supporting women entrepreneurs around the world.

The Academy, in support of the …

One Arrested Over Aggravated Robbery

One Arrested Over Aggravated Robbery

Police at Najjera have arrested one suspect identified as Buwembo Shemmy on charges of aggravated robbery and impersonation.

He was arrested today at around 1132hrs at Bulabira cell, Kira Municipality in wakiso district.

Ms Mirembe …

Mak Bids to host Rotary Peace Centre in Sub-Saharan African

Mak Bids to host Rotary Peace Centre in Sub-Saharan African

On Friday 1st March 2019, a delegation from Rotary International led by Mr. Bryn Styles visited Makerere University to evaluate the Institution's potential to host the Rotary Peace Center in Sub-Saharan Africa. He was accompanied …

Mak Bids to host Rotary Peace Centre in Sub-Saharan African

Mak Bids to host Rotary Peace Centre in Sub-Saharan African

On Friday 1st March 2019, a delegation from Rotary International led by Mr. Bryn Styles visited Makerere University to evaluate the Institution's potential to host the Rotary Peace Center in Sub-Saharan Africa. He was accompanied …

Key donors freeze Uganda refugee aid after UN mismanagement scandal

Key donors freeze Uganda refugee aid after UN mismanagement scandal

Uganda's refugee sector may run into trouble after two major European donor countries froze funds to the UN refugee agency as a result of fraud, corruption, and mismanagement unearthed in an internal UN audit last …

CAES Students’ Community Outreach Sensitizes Arua Farmers on Climate Smart Agriculture

CAES Students’ Community Outreach Sensitizes Arua Farmers on Climate Smart Agriculture

Over 30 students from Makerere University College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) under the student leadership were on 21st February, 2019 flagged off to Arua District for an outreach program to sensitize and train …

Questions and Answers: EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls

Questions and Answers: EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls

What is the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls?

In September 2017, the EU and the UN launched an ambitious joint partnership to eliminate all forms of violence against women and …

Questions and Answers: EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls

Questions and Answers: EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls

What is the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls?

In September 2017, the EU and the UN launched an ambitious joint partnership to eliminate all forms of violence against women and …