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News Uganda: Hospitals in crisis in Uganda as Middle Eastern countries poach medical staff

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2017/sep/25/hospitals-in-crisis-in-uganda-as-middle-eastern-countries-poach-medical-staff
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The failure to stop a brain drain of almost 2,000 of its best doctors and nurses is exacerbating Uganda’s healthcare crisis, reflecting a growing problem across east Africa, say healthcare workers. At least 1,963 medics are being recruited to work at one ...

News Uganda: Uganda gets sh360b from Global Partnership for Education

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/uganda-gets-sh360b-from-global-partnership-for-education/ar-AAst2jC
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) has given Uganda a grant of $100m about sh360b> “I appreciate the support rendered by the Global Partnership for Education towards strengthening education systems in Uganda,” Education minister Janet Museveni ...

News Uganda: Uganda: Behind Museveni Land Tour Confusion

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709260126.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Kampala — President Yoweri Museveni's countrywide tour that he says is aimed at defusing what he called "toxic" information about the Land Amendment Bill before Parliament has run into trouble with experts and opposition politicians. Edmond Owor, the ...

News Uganda: A Chorus of Mazel Tovs in Uganda

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/22/fashion/jewish-weddings-in-uganda.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Seven years ago, Shadrach Mugoya Levi drove three hours from his rural village of Magada in the Namutumba District of Uganda to find a woman named Naomi. His friends had insisted he meet her. When he arrived at her house, her mother answered the door and ...

News Uganda: 'An ordinary girl who said yes to an extraordinary God': Bedford native finds home in Uganda

News channel or source: http://www.newsadvance.com/lifestyles/an-ordinary-girl-who-said-yes-to-an-extraordinary-god/article_de7edc43-b53b-5269-aec1-0c6bd9f98c26.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

When Bedford native Renee Bach arrived in Uganda in September 2007, she was alone. The 18-year-old had landed in Uganda very late at night, only to find her organized ride from the airport was nowhere to be found. Construction had forced the plane to land ...

News Uganda: What Is The Capital Of Uganda?

News channel or source: http://www.worldatlas.com/articles/what-is-the-capital-of-uganda.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Kampala is Uganda's most populous and capital city. Kampala is the most populous city in Uganda as well as its capital. Kampala is Uganda's capital city. It is subdivided into five boroughs which manage the local planning, and they are Rubaga Division ...

News Uganda: Presidential Age Limit Sparks Fierce Debate in Uganda

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/4044454.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Fierce debate continues in Uganda over the ruling party’s plans to remove the presidential age limit from the constitution. Parliament is expected to again take up the issue this week with the opposition pledging to continue its resistance. Uganda’s ...

News Uganda: Uganda’s mountain gorillas come far closer than we expect. And that’s a good thing

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/living/travel/article174956301.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL FOREST, UGANDA The gorillas ignore us so completely that if one hadn’t brushed against my leg on her way to a new perch, we might have been invisible. We’re trying to keep the proscribed distance of 20 feet, but the family ...

News Uganda: Rescuing Uganda's orphans: Spartanburg ministry still growing

News channel or source: http://www.goupstate.com/news/20170924/rescuing-ugandas-orphans-spartanburg-ministry-still-growing
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Bucky and Julie Rogers say God has called them to Uganda for life. The Spartanburg couple had known for a few years they were being called to provide orphan care overseas in some capacity. After multiple mission trips to Uganda through their church ...

News Uganda: Uganda hosts Inter-agency meeting on Neonatal health for Eastern and Southern Africa

News channel or source: http://www.afro.who.int/news/uganda-hosts-inter-agency-meeting-neonatal-health-eastern-and-southern-africa
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

WHO-AFRO) in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID), convened a four-day meeting in Uganda aimed at improving Neonatal Health (NNH) in Eastern and Southern Africa.