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WFP accused of negligence over Uganda food aid deaths

WFP accused of negligence over Uganda food aid deaths

A drought-stricken region of Uganda is still searching for answers several months after four people died and hundreds were sickened in an alleged food contamination case that has now become the subject of a lawsuit …

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

KAMPALA - Health workers have got the all-clear to use three experimental Ebola treatments in Uganda, a week after the deadly disease spread over the border from Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said Tuesday.

Two …

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

KAMPALA - Health workers have got the all-clear to use three experimental Ebola treatments in Uganda, a week after the deadly disease spread over the border from Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said Tuesday.

Two …

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

Uganda Clears Three Experimental Ebola Treatments, Watches for Spread

KAMPALA - Health workers have got the all-clear to use three experimental Ebola treatments in Uganda, a week after the deadly disease spread over the border from Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said Tuesday.

Two …

AMB. PATRICK MUGOYA MEETS MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERS (MSF) COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE

AMB. PATRICK MUGOYA MEETS MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERS (MSF) COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Patrick Mugoya earlier this week met Ms. Julie Reverse, the Country Representative of Medecins Sans Frontieres a French International Organization accredited to Uganda.

The Country Representative called …

President Museveni, WHO Director discuss Ebola situation

President Museveni, WHO Director discuss Ebola situation

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the Government of Uganda is containing Ebola just like it has been able to control terrorism over the years.

The President was speaking during a meeting at State House, …

President Museveni, WHO Director discuss Ebola situation

President Museveni, WHO Director discuss Ebola situation

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the Government of Uganda is containing Ebola just like it has been able to control terrorism over the years.

The President was speaking during a meeting at State House, …

Separatist Bomb Attack Kills 4 Policemen in Cameroon

Separatist Bomb Attack Kills 4 Policemen in Cameroon

YAOUNDE - Cameroon says separatist fighters have killed four policemen and wounded six in the English- speaking southwestern town of Eyumojock. The separatist fighters use of bombs is the first to be reported since the …

Separatist Bomb Attack Kills 4 Policemen in Cameroon

Separatist Bomb Attack Kills 4 Policemen in Cameroon

YAOUNDE - Cameroon says separatist fighters have killed four policemen and wounded six in the English- speaking southwestern town of Eyumojock. The separatist fighters use of bombs is the first to be reported since the …

Safeguarding women after disasters: some progress, but not enough

Safeguarding women after disasters: some progress, but not enough

Hundreds of Mozambicans were killed and thousands made homeless recently by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth. Almost immediately, there were reports of a sadly familiar story: women being forced to trade sex for food by local …

WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Not Yet Global Emergency

WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Not Yet Global Emergency

The World Health Organization decided on Friday not to declare an international public health emergency over the Ebola outbreak, despite its recent spread from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Uganda.

The WHO's emergency committee …

WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Not Yet Global Emergency

WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Not Yet Global Emergency

The World Health Organization decided on Friday not to declare an international public health emergency over the Ebola outbreak, despite its recent spread from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Uganda.

The WHO's emergency committee …

Safeguarding women after disasters: some progress, but not enough

Safeguarding women after disasters: some progress, but not enough

Hundreds of Mozambicans were killed and thousands made homeless recently by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth. Almost immediately, there were reports of a sadly familiar story: women being forced to trade sex for food by local …