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News Uganda » History: Uganda: Here's How UPDF Can Turn Its Military Adventures Into Gold

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250204.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

When Somalia looked like a place in hell, Uganda was first to deploy in Somalia in March 2007 ... And in turn, that really goes back to why in the early 20th Century Ugandan history, Katwe rose as the centre of "native innovation". Valuable learnings ...

News Uganda » History: On This Date In History: Idi Amin Overthrown

News channel or source: https://heavy.com/news/2018/04/idi-amin-uganda-last-king-scotland/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

On April 11, 1979, General Idi Amin was overthrown, toppling a brutal campaign of terror suffered by the people of Uganda at the hands of Amin’s regime. Amin was born Idi Amin Dada between 1923 and 1928. In 1962, Uganda gained its independence from the UK.

News Uganda » History: How progressive is Uganda’s tax code?

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/OpEd/Commentary/How-progressive-Uganda-tax-code/689364-4394914-thk701z/index.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

With Uganda’s tax to GDP ratio at less that 15 per cent (this ... Schumpeter also famously observed: ‘The fiscal history of a people is above all an essential part of its general history’ (Schumpeter, 1918, p. 1954). Whereas I agree with Burke ...

News Uganda » History: Kenya's Chebogut eyes Uganda's Kiprotich at Hamburg marathon

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-04/24/c_137134120.htm
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

There is also Kenya's Sammy Kitwara, whose best is 2:04:28 and the 2012 Olympic marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda. Ethiopians Ayele Abshero ... the fourth fastest marathon runner in history. "I believe I can run a marathon best time and ...

News Uganda » History: Poison suspected in deaths of 11 lions in Uganda

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Poison-suspected-in-deaths-of-11-lions-in-Uganda/3421523640760/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Bashir Hangi, communications manager of the Uganda Wildlife Authority ... to millions of readers around the globe via UPI.com and its licensing services. With a history of reliable reporting dating back to 1907, today's UPI is a credible source for ...

News Uganda » History: A round-up of Uganda's journey at 2018 Commonwealth Games

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1475680/round-ugandas-journey-2018-commonwealth-games
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Uganda finished 15th on the medals table ... And he did, producing the second-fastest time in the 10,000m history and a new Games record of 27:19.62 to win gold. Jacob Kiplimo finished fourth with a season's best time of 27:30.25 while Timothy Toroitich ...

News Uganda » History: Uganda blocked from demolishing consulate building in Canada

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/news/headlines/57458-uganda-stopped-from-demolishing-consulate-building-in-canada.html
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Uganda is engrossed in a battle with authorities in Ottawa ... They argued that razing the structure was detrimental to the history of Ottawa. Ward councilor Mathieu Fleury, one of the municipal councillors who opposed the demolition of the building ...

News Uganda » History: Children fleeing DR Congo conflict to Uganda report widespread rape

News channel or source: http://www.rcinet.ca/en/2018/04/20/children-fleeing-dr-congo-conflict-to-uganda-report-widespread-rape/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

“As you can imagine those who have arrived on the Uganda side there is quite a bit of stress and trauma from that journey,” Logel Carmichael said. Fighting in Ituri has involved the Hema cattle herders and the Lendu farmers who have a long history of ...

News Uganda » History: Making History! Wanuri Kahiu’s “Rafiki” will be the First Kenyan Feature Film to Screen at Cannes Festival

News channel or source: https://www.bellanaija.com/2018/04/making-history-wanuri-kahius-rafiki-is-the-first-kenyan-feature-film-to-screen-at-cannes-festival/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

The Cannes Film Festival has released its official selection of films that will be showing and this year’s features six female filmmakers, including history-maker Wanuri ... a story of two girls in love in Uganda. The filmmaker added that making ...