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News Uganda » People: Uganda: Chaos in the City - Nateete Boda Boda 2010 Office Burnt

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801230115.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

His body was found burnt in Kajjansi the following day. The army arrested Kitatta and other 27 people in connection with Ekalugar's kidnap and murder. AllAfrica publishes around 600 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other ...

News Uganda » People: Uganda's leader to sign death warrants again after 19 years

News channel or source: http://www.whio.com/news/world/uganda-leader-sign-death-warrants-again-after-years/UGa9C6WKFJ7WHOUs2F1ZII/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

He was speaking at a graduation ceremony for prison wardens in the capital, Kampala. Museveni last signed death warrants in 1999, when 28 people were executed. Uganda Prisons Service data says 278 prisoners were on death row as of December. The executive ...

News Uganda » People: Uganda's Museveni says he could start signing death warrants

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/01/19/uganda-s-museveni-says-he-could-start-signing-death-warrants/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

“On the death penalty, I have not been assenting to hanging of convicts because of my Christian background but being lenient is causing people to think they can cause harm and get away with it. I will revise my position,” he wrote on Twitter. He had ...

News Uganda » People: Challenge in Uganda against removing presidential age limit

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/challenge-in-uganda-against-removing-presidential-age-limit/2018/01/17/c6039fe6-fbac-11e7-9b5d-bbf0da31214d_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The Uganda Media Center’s executive director, Ofwono Opondo, says the attorney general is working on a reply, adding that “we have no problem with people who go to court to challenge this legislation.” Museveni, who took power by force in 1986 ...

News Uganda » People: Uganda says rebel attack won't deter DR Congo operation

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/16/c_136900335.htm
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Ugandan military spokesperson Richard Karemire told Xinhua that the Monday ADF attack on FARDC's Muzambay base in North Kivu Province is a desperate attempt to survive after Uganda People's Defense Forces (UPDF) attacks and ongoing ground offensive by ...

News Uganda » People: ‘Bleeding Eye Fever’ that’s deadlier than the PLAGUE kills four and infects dozens as health chiefs warn spread could be ‘catastrophic’

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5342395/black-eye-fever-south-sudan/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Three people have already died – a pregnant woman ... last year — after the sudden death of a child in the Nakaseke district of neighbouring Uganda. The nine-year-old girl died after displaying the nightmarish symptoms of the extremely infectious ...

News Uganda » People: Uganda’s Museveni regrets halting death penalty

News channel or source: https://citizen.co.za/news/news-africa/1664903/uganda-politics/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Here in Uganda and Africa we are dealing with pre-industrial societies,” Museveni told the judges. On Friday, during the passing out of prison wardens in Kampala, Museveni said: “Criminals think they have a right to kill people and keep their heads ...

News Uganda » People: Poverty levels in northern Uganda drop

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1469260/poverty-levels-northern-uganda-drop
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Releasing its final results from the Uganda National Household Survey (UNHS) 2016/2017 at the bureau on Wednesday, Dr Ben Paul Mungyereza, the executive director, said the proportion of the poor people increased to 21.4% in 2016/17 from 19.7% in 2012/13.

News Uganda » People: Uganda opposition to launch ‘people’s assemblies’

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/africa/57487/uganda-opposition-launch-peoples-assemblies
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Uganda opposition has launched a new defiance campaign that it says will help it deliver its goals among them the end of President Yoweri Museveni’s rule. The main opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye said Thursday that MPs had betrayed Ugandans having ...

News Uganda » People: Former child soldiers help Uganda's rebel abductees heal

News channel or source: http://www.seattlepi.com/news/world/article/Former-child-soldiers-help-Uganda-s-rebel-12466650.php
Publication date: onday 01 January 2018

GULU, Uganda (AP) — A brutal rebellion by the Lord's Resistance ... based Goldin institute and Tokyo-based Arigatou International. It has brought together 240 people, more than half of them former LRA captives, to compose songs and plays based on their ...