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100 US Congress Members Sign Anti-Kony Letter to Obama

August 5, 2013 11:28 am0 comments
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Kampala- Uganda-Ninety-five members of the U.S. Congress have signed their names to a bipartisan letter to President Obama, urging him to sustain U.S. efforts to help address the violence of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) in central Africa.

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More Guns Will Never Solve the Mess in the D.R. Congo

July 31, 2013 10:55 pm0 comments
More Guns Will Never Solve the Mess in the D.R. Congo

Fighting between different armed groups and government forces has erupted once again in eastern DRC in these past few weeks. Keeping true to the nature of armed conflicts in the Great Lakes region, that conflict in the DRC has spilled to neighboring countries especially Uganda. Rwanda claims to have been shelled as well by FARDC in collaboration with FDRL, who stand accused of perpetrating the genocide and have set shop in DRC.

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RVR to Extend Train Services to Northern Uganda After I8 Years

July 18, 2013 12:39 am0 comments
Repair Work on the northern Uganda Railway line in progress

RVR the concessionaire for the Uganda-Kenya Railway is in the final stage of resuming railway services to northern Uganda.
RVR is currently completing repair works on the 500 kilometer Northern line which has been out of operation for the last 18 years due to insecurity and vandalism

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Somalia Asks Uganda to Train Its National Army

July 15, 2013 9:53 pm0 comments
Somalia Asks Uganda to Train Its National Army

Mogadishu-The President of Somalia Sheik Hassan Muhamud has called on the government of Uganda to help in rebuilding his country’s military that had collapsed after two decades of civil strife.

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Uganda’s Anti-Corruption Court Suspended

July 12, 2013 10:29 pm0 comments
Uganda’s Anti-Corruption Court Suspended

KAMPALA-Uganda’s anti-corruption court has been suspended.The country’s constitutional court on Friday suspended the operations of the anti-corruption court pending a ruling on the petition challenging its composition

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Survivors of Lord’s Resistance Army Rebel Massacres in Uganda Appeal for Assistance

July 3, 2013 11:42 am0 comments
A survivor of the massacre holding a copy of a 2004 newspaper bearing a front page article on the massacre by LRA rebels

The survivors of the massacres committed by the Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA in northern Uganda have come up with fresh demands that they want government to fulfill.

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31 Dead in Kampala Accident

June 30, 2013 11:02 am0 comments
Fuel tanker accident

Kampala-at least 31 people are now known to have died and 29 severely injured following a Saturday night fire accident in the outskirts of Kampala.

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LRA Rebels Carryout More Attacks in Central African Republic

June 27, 2013 7:12 pm0 comments
Some of the victims of LRA rebelion from CAR and Congo who are in Uganda for a meeting

Kampala-Latest report on the Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA rebels indicates that the group is still active and carrying out atrocities in Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Ugandan Government Official Jailed For Stealing Donor Funds

June 26, 2013 4:38 pm0 comments
Geoffrey Kazinda the former Principal Accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister

KAMPALA – A Ugandan Government official has been jailed for embezzling US$5M donated by the international community.

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Uganda Deports Kenyan nationals

June 25, 2013 8:36 pm0 comments
Uganda Deports Kenyan nationals

KAMPALA-Court in Uganda has deported thirty Kenyan nationals who were recently arrested in a joint operation carried out by immigration and security officials from the northern Ugandan district of Gulu

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