Skip to content

Google News – Uganda Edition

Google News for Uganda, aggregated from different sources.

Today
Independent Newspapers LimitedRemains Of 120 Genocide Victims Found In Mass Grave In Kigali NeighbourhoodIndependent Newspapers LimitedLocal Authorities and residents have found remains of about 120 victims of the 1994 Rwandan genocide buried in a mass grave on the outskirts of the capital Kigali, survivors' association said. The site in Rusororo [...]
Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
UN Guterres on Armenia Issued 2 Different Statements, Denying the First, Modifying It, Cynical CensorInner City PressUNITED NATIONS, April 23 -- The cynical lack of transparency of Antonio Guterres' UN administration was on display on April 23 when he secretly issued a statement on Armenia, while his Office denied it [...]
Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
VanguardEgyptian diplomat appeals to Nigeria over African Free Trade TreatyVanguardBy Josephine Agbonkhese, reporting from Cairo, Egypt. Former Assistant Secretary-General, Organisation of Africa Union, OAU, and Secretary-General, Africa Society, Ambassador Ahmed Haggag, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently ...African journalists urged to project the continent through reportageGraphic Onlineall 3 [...]
Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
The Star, KenyaKilifi farmers tap Moringa tree to meet demand for cosmeticsThe Star, KenyaFor many generations, moringa tree has grown naturally around the country. Residents mainly use it for food, unaware it can be a major cash crop that could improve their lives. In Kilifi county, for example, moringa is [...]
Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Earlier
The Jamestown FoundationJaysh al-Ayman: A 'Local' Threat in KenyaThe Jamestown FoundationAfter a series of deadly attacks, Jaysh al-Ayman, an elite al-Shabaab unit formed about five years ago to carry out operations inside Kenya, has emerged as the deadliest terrorist cell in the East African nation. Although it started life in [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
ReliefwebA Poisoned Well: Lessons in Mediation from South Sudan's Troubled Peace ProcessReliefwebby Zach Vertin. In 2013, the world's newest nation—the Republic of South Sudan—descended into civil war. External actors moved quickly to convene peace talks under the auspices of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), leading to a ...and more [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Act on Nairobi rot, groups tell Governor SonkoDaily NationTwo Nairobi lobby groups have expressed their disappointment with the state of affairs in the city following a story published on Monday in the Nation touching on the garbage crisis. The Consumers Federation of Kenya (Cofek) and the Kenya Alliance of ...and [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Daily NationAct on Nairobi rot, groups tell Governor SonkoDaily NationTwo Nairobi lobby groups have expressed their disappointment with the state of affairs in the city following a story published on Monday in the Nation touching on the garbage crisis. The Consumers Federation of Kenya (Cofek) and the Kenya Alliance of [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Business Daily (press release) (blog)EDITORIAL: Trade talks best for EACBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)News that Tanzania and Uganda are restricting entry of Kenya made ice cream, biscuits and sweets does not augur well for East Africa's common market. A common market basically allows for free movement of locally manufactured goods, [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
The ObserverPort Bell to Kampala rail line due to re-openThe ObserverThe Uganda Railways Corporation (URC) will on April 27 test the rehabilitated Port Bell to Kampala Railway Station line with a cargo train as part of ongoing plans to open new transport corridors. The URC senior marine officer Charles Ruzigye [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Prensa LatinaSeveral Blasts Rock Mali Near UN CampPrensa Latina23 de abril de 2018, 13:36Bamkako, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Terroists attacked a UN base in the city of Timbuktu in Mali with car bombs and rockets, killing one UN peacekeeper and injuring seven others. A source in the Malian army that [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Financial TimesChina accuses exiled Guo Wengui of US campaign donationsFinancial TimesChina has accused Guo Wengui, a high-profile exiled businessman, of making illicit campaign donations to US politicians, as it seeks to build up its case for his deportation. Police in the city of Chongqing said at a press conference that [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
New VisionColombia extradites accused drug kingpin to USNew VisionPIC: Daniel Rendon Herrera (C), being escorted by police officers after his arrest in April 2009. He will face US federal drug trafficking charges. (Credit: AFP). US | DRUGS. COLOMBIA - Colombia on Monday extradited to the US a former right-wing ...Colombia [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
ReutersEgypt's rice farmers see rough times downstream of new Nile mega-damReutersKAFR ZIADA, Egypt/DUBAI (Reuters) - Rice farmers in Kafr Ziada village in the Nile River Delta have ignored planting restrictions aimed at conserving water for years, continuing to grow a medium-grain variety of the crop that is prized around the [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
SunatimesWe're stuck in Somalia, says Army chiefSunatimesThe Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi, has said Ugandan soldiers deployed in Somalia to fight the al-Shabaab are stranded due to underfunding, logistical deficits and a challenged Somali national force. In an interview with this newspaper last ...Uganda says military operation in [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
New VisionKenyan rugby sevens duo face gang rape chargesNew VisionWanyama and Olaba were released on bail and ordered to appear in court for the next hearing on May 16. Wanyama 703x422. In this file photo taken on December 9, 2017 Kenya's Frank Wanyama (L) vies with France's Stephen Parez during [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Uganda says military operation in Somalia still on despite challengesXinhuaKAMPALA, April 23 (Xinhua) -- The Ugandan military on Monday said its peacekeeping mission in Somalia is still ongoing, refuting reports that the troops are not making progress. Despite some challenges which are being addressed, the AMISOM remains on ...and more [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
Times of IndiaFearing Ethiopian dam, Egypt bans water-intensive cropsYahoo NewsCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's parliament has passed a law banning the cultivation of crops that require a large amount of water, amid fears that a massive Ethiopian dam being built upstream could cut into the country's share of the Nile. The [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
VanguardEgyptian diplomat appeals to Nigeria over African Free trade treatyVanguardFormer Assistant Secretary-General, Organisation of Africa Union, OAU, and Secretary-General, Africa Society, Ambassador Ahmed Haggag, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently reconsider, favourably, the African Continental Free Trade ...Harvard University describes Nigeria as a failed African countryPulse.com.ghAfrican journalists urged [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition
New VisionChina arrests alleged associates of runaway tycoonNew VisionPIC: Billionaire Guo Wengui in the Manhattan hotel he now calls home. (Credit: AFP). POLITICS | CORRUPTION. CHINA - Chinese police on Monday announced the arrest of twin brothers alleged to have forged government documents on behalf of a billionaire ...China accuses [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Google News – Uganda Edition