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New CAF President Ahmad Ahmad offers hope for African football

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, News | 0 comments

African football federations are banking on newly elected President of Confederation of African Football Ahmad Ahmad to develop the...

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Africa suffering from a happiness deficit- World Happiness report

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, News | 0 comments

A new World Happiness report released indicates that African countries suffer from a happiness deficit with only two countries reporting a...

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The Global Gig Economy and its Implications for African Digital Workers

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Press Release, Technology | 0 comments

Professor Graham, addressing the 4th UNI Africa Conference in Dakar, Senegal, warned of the danger of ‘parasitic capitalism’ where digital...

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IGAD: Kenyatta roots for increased support for Somali

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

(L-R) Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, Ethiopian Prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta,...

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Uganda to help train Somalia security officers

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

  Farmaajo (left) talks to Museveni Presidents Museveni, Farmaajo discuss security in Somalia President Yoweri Museveni and his...

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Operations against Kony’s LRA ‘coming to an end’

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda | 0 comments

Washington, United States | AFP | The US military is wrapping up operations against the Lord’s Resistance Army in central Africa,...

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UN regional force to arrive in South Sudan in a month

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

The outgoing Under Secretary-General of the United Nations for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous addressing a press conference in Juba...

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Kasparov wants to bring chess to 1 million African schoolchildren

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Education, Game | 0 comments

  A CHESS STORY: Phiona Mutesi, on whom the film ‘Queen of Katwe’ is based and Robert Katende, the man who taught her...

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Russia trying to gain influence in Libya: US general

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Washington, United States | AFP |  Russia is trying to expand its influence in Libya through a combination of military means and oil and...

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At least 50 killed by armed men in Central Africa

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the UN in Central African Republic, Perfect Onanga recently received the French...

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Crop-destroying armyworm caterpillars spread to Uganda

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Food, News, Uganda | 0 comments

Uganda sets aside sh1 billion to fight armyworm Kampala, Uganda | AFP | A plague of crop-destroying fall armyworm caterpillars has spread...

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UN Security Council again eyes sanctions on South Sudan

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

The UN Security Council votes to authorise a 4,000-strong regional protection force within the United Nations Mission in South Sudan...

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Egypts Hosni Mubarak is now a free man

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Politics | 0 comments

Ousted Egypt president Mubarak freed from detention: lawyer Cairo, Egypt | AFP |  Egypt’s ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a...

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Somali president pleads to UN for aid to avert famine

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

UK minister Boris Johnson recently visited Somalia and met President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed United Nations, United States | AFP...

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Magufuli sacks minister after he condemns Tanzanian TV intrusion

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Politics | 0 comments

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | AFP | Tanzania’s information minister was fired on Thursday after he criticised an ally of President John...

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British-Rwandan wife of Kagame critic in Kigali court

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, News, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Kigali, Rwanda | AFP |  The pregnant Rwandan-British wife of an exiled opposition official appeared in a Kigali court Thursday accused of...

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UN finds 10 mass graves in crisis-hit DR Congo region

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The United Nations said Wednesday investigators found 10 mass graves in the violence-wracked Kasai region in...

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UN releases $22 million to fight famine threat in Somalia

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, News | 0 comments

  Uk minister Boris Johnson recently visited Somalia and met President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Rome, Italy | AFP | The United...

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The world’s first mobile-only government bond is set to launch in Kenya

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Business, News, Technology | 0 comments

Very soon, citizens of Kenya are going to be able to buy government bonds using their Mobile phones. This was announced by Kenya’s...

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Five dead in Mogadishu bombing as PM unveils new lineup

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts | 0 comments

Mogadishu, Somalia | AFP | At least five people were killed when a vehicle laden with explosives blew up in Mogadishu on Tuesday, a local...

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