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DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

DEATH TOLL OF EASTERN UGANDA LANDSLIDES RISES TO 38

KAMPALA, Uganda- The death toll from landslides that hit the eastern Ugandan district of Bududa, on Thursday, had risen to 38, a senior government official said, on Friday.

Martin Owor, commissioner of relief, disaster preparedness …

Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

Today the U.S. Department of State submitted the second annual report to Congress as required by the Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking Act of 2016 (the END Wildlife Trafficking Act).

Wildlife trafficking is a …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. Director of Peace and Security …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. Director of Peace and Security …

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South Africa has announced that Kiswahili will be introduced as an optional language in schools by 2020.

The move was welcomed by many who want to see the language, known in English simply as Swahili, …

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South African Schools to Teach Kiswahili in 2020

South Africa has announced that Kiswahili will be introduced as an optional language in schools by 2020.

The move was welcomed by many who want to see the language, known in English simply as Swahili, …

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

KAMPALA-- The World Bank has invested a total of 2.2 million US dollars to foster the sales and adoption of cleaner and more efficient cooking technologies in Uganda under its Clean Cooking Supply Chain Expansion …

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

WORLD BANK SUPPORT UGANDA’S EFFORTS TO ADOPT CLEANER COOKING TECHNOLOGIES

KAMPALA-- The World Bank has invested a total of 2.2 million US dollars to foster the sales and adoption of cleaner and more efficient cooking technologies in Uganda under its Clean Cooking Supply Chain Expansion …

UGANDA: PRES MUSEVENI OPENS US$30M CERAMIC FACTORY IN REMOTE CENTRAL REGION

UGANDA: PRES MUSEVENI OPENS US$30M CERAMIC FACTORY IN REMOTE CENTRAL REGION

NAKASEKE (Uganda)-- Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday opened the first ceramic factory in the country in the remote central district of Nakaseke.

While commissioning the Chinese-owned Goodwill Ceramic factory, Museveni said the plant will …

NO EBOLA OUTBREAK IN UGANDA, SAYS GOVERNMENT

NO EBOLA OUTBREAK IN UGANDA, SAYS GOVERNMENT

KAMPALA-- Uganda has no case of Ebola, despite a newly confirmed case near the shores of Lake Albert on the DR Congo side of the border, in Ituri Province, the ministry of health has said.…

NO EBOLA OUTBREAK IN UGANDA, SAYS GOVERNMENT

NO EBOLA OUTBREAK IN UGANDA, SAYS GOVERNMENT

KAMPALA-- Uganda has no case of Ebola, despite a newly confirmed case near the shores of Lake Albert on the DR Congo side of the border, in Ituri Province, the ministry of health has said.…

UGANDA: SEVEN KILLED, 12 INJURED IN 3-VEHICLE ROAD ACCIDENT

UGANDA: SEVEN KILLED, 12 INJURED IN 3-VEHICLE ROAD ACCIDENT

KAMPALA-- Seven people were killed and 12 others seriously injured on Sunday in a road accident Uganda's central district of Nakasongola.

The collision involving three vehicles occurred in Nakitoma, along the Kampala-Gulu Highway, Paul Kangave, …

IGAD REGIONAL HEADS WITNESS THE SIGNING OF THE FINAL REVITALIZED AGREEMENT OF RESOLUTION OF THE CONFLICT SOUTH SUDAN DURING THE 33RD EXTRA ORDINARY IGAD ASSEMBLY

IGAD REGIONAL HEADS WITNESS THE SIGNING OF THE FINAL REVITALIZED AGREEMENT OF RESOLUTION OF THE CONFLICT SOUTH SUDAN DURING THE 33RD EXTRA ORDINARY IGAD ASSEMBLY

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: The Heads of State and Government of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today witnessed the signing of the final Revitalized Agreement of Resolution of the Conflict South Sudan (R-ARCSS) during the …