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Bunyoro residents demand compensation over crude oil pipeline

Bunyoro residents demand compensation over crude oil pipeline

Members of the Mubende-Banyoro United Association have petitioned the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga in regard to compensation over the land on which the crude oil pipeline will pass.

The Secretary General of the Association, …

Bunyoro residents demand compensation over crude oil pipeline

Bunyoro residents demand compensation over crude oil pipeline

Members of the Mubende-Banyoro United Association have petitioned the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga in regard to compensation over the land on which the crude oil pipeline will pass.

The Secretary General of the Association, …

South Sudan Celebrates Peace Day

South Sudan Celebrates Peace Day

Thousands of jubilant South Sudanese took part in today's celebrations of the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan ending years of bloodshed and suffering in the country.…

EBOLA SURVEILLANCE BOOSTED

EBOLA SURVEILLANCE BOOSTED

KAMPALA-- World Health Organization (WHO) has heightened Ebola surveillance in the region as Uganda remains on alert.

WHO fears that the danger of the disease spreading out from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to …

EBOLA SURVEILLANCE BOOSTED

EBOLA SURVEILLANCE BOOSTED

KAMPALA-- World Health Organization (WHO) has heightened Ebola surveillance in the region as Uganda remains on alert.

WHO fears that the danger of the disease spreading out from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to …

Relative: Victim of Brutal Ugandan Security Arrest Still Missing

Relative: Victim of Brutal Ugandan Security Arrest Still Missing

Uganda's security forces are under scrutiny after a video surfaced showing plain clothed officers brutally beating and arresting a civilian on the street. Uganda's army spokesman says the troops are facing a disciplinary committee but …

Relative: Victim of Brutal Ugandan Security Arrest Still Missing

Relative: Victim of Brutal Ugandan Security Arrest Still Missing

Uganda's security forces are under scrutiny after a video surfaced showing plain clothed officers brutally beating and arresting a civilian on the street. Uganda's army spokesman says the troops are facing a disciplinary committee but …

Angola Says 380,000 Illegal Migrants Exit in weeks

Angola Says 380,000 Illegal Migrants Exit in weeks

About 380,000 illegal migrants, mostly from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo, have left Angola in less than a month during a massive operation targeting diamond smuggling, a minister said Saturday.

On a visit to …

Angola Says 380,000 Illegal Migrants Exit in weeks

Angola Says 380,000 Illegal Migrants Exit in weeks

About 380,000 illegal migrants, mostly from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo, have left Angola in less than a month during a massive operation targeting diamond smuggling, a minister said Saturday.

On a visit to …

Delegates Welcome Plan by Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy for Morocco-POLISARIO Talks in December, as Fourth Committee Continues Decolonization Debate

Delegates Welcome Plan by Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy for Morocco-POLISARIO Talks in December, as Fourth Committee Continues Decolonization Debate

Delegates welcomed round table discussions on Western Sahara planned for Geneva in December and emphasized the importance of African Union support for that initiative, as the Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) continued its general …

Landslide kills 31 in eastern Uganda

Landslide kills 31 in eastern Uganda

At least 31 people were killed when a floodwaters triggered by a landslide swept debris through a town in eastern Uganda, destroying homes and burying livestock, a government official said on Friday.

The landslide, which …

AFCON: PRES MUSEVENI TASKS FOOTBALL BODY TO IMPROVE DIET OF UGANDA CRANES

AFCON: PRES MUSEVENI TASKS FOOTBALL BODY TO IMPROVE DIET OF UGANDA CRANES

KAMPALA-- Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni has advised the country's football association to improve the diet and training of the national team, ahead of the country's crucial Nations Cup qualifier match against Lesotho.

Museveni, who met …

AFCON: PRES MUSEVENI TASKS FOOTBALL BODY TO IMPROVE DIET OF UGANDA CRANES

AFCON: PRES MUSEVENI TASKS FOOTBALL BODY TO IMPROVE DIET OF UGANDA CRANES

KAMPALA-- Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni has advised the country's football association to improve the diet and training of the national team, ahead of the country's crucial Nations Cup qualifier match against Lesotho.

Museveni, who met …