Category Archives: Uganda

Nun In Uganda Has Educated 2,000 Girls Victimized By Joseph Kony

By Staff Reporter   Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe — the nun who threatened to punch Stephen Colbert in the face — doesn’t [...]

Uganda Presidential candidate placed on “Most Wanted Lists” along with Joseph Kony

  By Staff Reporter     Aggrey Kiyingi, who wants to stand for president in 2016 election, says criminal charges are blatant poli [...]

LRA Leader Okot Odhiambo’s Body Found in Uganda

By Staff Reporter All Photos -Getty Images View image | gettyimages.com   View image | gettyimages.com   View image | gettyimages. [...]

Ugandan chess prodigy’s story to become Hollywood film

By Staff Reporter Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo are tipped to feature in a new Disney production telling the story of Phiona Mutesi’s [...]

LRA commander Dominic Ongwen ‘in Ugandan custody’

By Staff Reporter LRA commander Dominic Ongwen says he was abducted by the rebels when he was 10 years old A senior militia commander wanted [...]

Uganda foils Shabaab cell plotting ‘imminent attack’

By Staff Reporter Police spokesman Fred Enanga said forces had “made arrests” but gave no details of how many people had been de [...]

East Africa’s political borders flurring turmoil?

By Staff Reporter Lines between countries used to have little importance in Africa‘s most dynamic region. How times have changed. In o [...]

Notorious Ugandan anti-Gay law is struck off

By Staff Reporter Uganda’s Constitutional Court struck down a law that punished “attempted homosexuality” with a life term in prison. [...]

South Sudanese rebels in Kampala to mend ties, seek troop withdrawal

By Staff Reporter (Reuters) – A South Sudanese rebel delegation was due to hold talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Kampal [...]

Uganda Police abusing street children- HRW Report

By Staff Reporter Many children are forced to live on the streets because of poverty Street children in Uganda face constant abuse from poli [...]

East Africa braces for World Cup terror attacks

By Staff Reporter . Somali and Ethiopian nationals arrested as part of a crackdown on terrorism by Kenyan national security officers sit in [...]

Boko Haram has killed 3000 & displaced 3 million in the last year

By Staff Reporter The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) said that a total of 3.3 million Nigerians have now been driven from th [...]

UK supermarket billionaire setting up investment vehicle for East Africa

By Staff Reporter British billionaire and philanthropist Lord David Sainsbury is set to launch an East Africa-focused high-impact investment [...]

LRA rebel chief Kony promotes son

By Staff Reporter Joseph Kony (AP)  Uganda’s notorious rebel chief Joseph Kony has named his son as deputy of his Lord’s Resist [...]

LRA’s Kony in Central African Republic?

By Staff Reporter African troops searching for Lord’s Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony are concentrating on the Central African Republic [...]

Al Bashir is sponsoring Joseph Kony’s LRA-Uganda

By Staff Reporter   A senior Ugandan government official on Wednesday accused Sudan of resuming its support for the Lord’s Resist [...]

Interahamwe Hutu militia that killed 800,000 in Rwanda genocide still active in Great Lakes region

By Staff Reporter Picture: THINKSTOCK TWENTY years after the genocide in Rwanda, a rebel group founded by ethnic extremists who took part in [...]

A good man in Rwanda #100DaysofMadness

By Mark Doyle BBC This is the story of the bravest man I have ever met. I’ve covered many wars and seen many acts of courage. But for shee [...]

Prominent Islamist ‘Makaburi” is assassinated in Mombasa.Is Kenya government eliminating terror suspects?

By Staff Reporter A prominent Kenyan Islamist, accused by the United States and United Nations Security Council (UNSC) of supporting the S [...]

Al Shabab is increasing in strength-UN Envoy

By Staff Reporter The United Nations warned Monday of an increased threat of attacks from Somalia‘s Al-Qaeda-linked Shabab as a major [...]

Obama dispatches Special Operations forces to hunt Ugandan warlord

By Staff Reporter President Obama has ordered a sharp increase in U.S. Special Operations forces deployed to Uganda and sent U.S. military a [...]

Burkina Faso refuses constructive surgery aid for victims of genital mutilation

By Staff Reporter     A clinic built with money from Western supporters of the Raëlians lies empty as Burkina Faso’s victims of fe [...]

Of America’s 25 Most Awkward Allies, 8 are Africans

By Staff Reporter Of 25 most awkward relationships USA has globally, 8 are African nations Egypt, Equatorial Guinea,Ethiopia,Djibouti,Kenya, [...]
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#AntiGayLaw fallout pile up-World Bank withholds $90m loan to Uganda

Staff Reporter Days after signing the controversial Anti Homosexuality bill, President Museveni is reported to have thrown back the threats [...]

Ugandan court to release smuggled ivory

By Staff Reporter Poaching in Africa is reported to be killing about 25 000 animals annually The cache was intercepted from DRC in October 2 [...]

Hunt for gays-Uganda paper publishes list of 200 high ranking homosexuals

By Staff Reporter A right wing newspaper- Red Pepper has exposed a list of 200 influential Ugandans who previously have not come out as open [...]

M23 rebels founder faces war crimes charges at The Hague

by Staff Reporter Hague, Netherlands Judges to decide whether M23 founder should stand trial for crimes including rape and murder and using [...]

Can church provide sanctuary to persecuted Uganda gay community?

 by Staff Reporter   Kampala , Uganda   As religious sectors clamour for the blood of gays in Uganda. Homosexual community finds [...]

The Nile Basin-Egypt and Ethiopia on the brink of war

Nile River Basin River Nile Basin has the potential of taking Egypt,Sudan,Ethiopia,Eritrea to war.Neighbours argue, Egypt has unfair advanta [...]

Breaking News-South Sudan Ceasefire Agreed

South Sudan Updates By Kelvin Mupungu Breaking News Ceasefire has been agreed between the warring parties of President Kiir and former Vice [...]

New Pacts Ease Path Toward East African Single Currency-IMF

Cargo loads in Zanzibar, Tanzania: regional pact allows free movement of goods, labor, services, capital (photo: Guido Rossi/ZUMA Press/News [...]
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