IGAD leaders discuss South Sudan, locusts invasion

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has attended the 34th Extra-ordinary summit of the assembly of IGAD Heads of State and government that took place at the sidelines of this year's annual African Union Summit at the …

Rapid Urban Growth in Africa Poses Challenges

PARIS - Africa is projected to have the fastest population growth in the world over the next 30 years, and the majority of this growth will take place in urban areas. This transition is profoundly …

Algerian Diplomat recognised

President Yoweri Museveni has awarded Ambassador Smail Chergui, a long serving Algerian diplomat ad current Commissioner, Peace and Security at the African Union, with the Rwenzori Star Medal for his support towards Uganda and the …

UN Seeks $600 Million for Ethiopian Refugee Effort

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency and partners are appealing for $658 million this year for 735,000 refugees and more than half-a-million Ethiopians hosting them.

The U.N. refugee agency praises the many rights granted by …

President meets leaders of over 70 British companies

LONDON: President Yoweri Museveni has urged investors to report government officials who seek bribes, saying punitive action will be taken against those found guilty.

"We have launched a campaign against the corrupt. It is easy …