Pages Navigation Menu

Breaking news in Uganda and around the world

Merkel vows swift return to government work to boost Europe

Posted by on Mar 6, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, Politics, World | Comments Off on Merkel vows swift return to government work to boost Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Berlin, Germany | AFP | German Chancellor Angela Merkel promised Monday that her new government would...

Read More

US training Europeans to use nukes against Russia: Lavrov

Posted by on Mar 1, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, World | Comments Off on US training Europeans to use nukes against Russia: Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei LavrovSergei Lavrov Geneva, Switzerland | AFP | Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday...

Read More

Salah the star African performer in Europe

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Salah the star African performer in Europe

Paris, France | AFP | Mohamed Salah was the star African performer in Europe at the weekend, netting twice to close within one goal of...

Read More

Bodies of 16 migrants recovered off Morocco coast

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Bodies of 16 migrants recovered off Morocco coast

Nador, Morocco | AFP | Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of 16 migrants off the coast of Spain’s enclave of...

Read More

13,000 migrants repatriated from Libya: AU chief

Posted by on Jan 30, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on 13,000 migrants repatriated from Libya: AU chief

The migrants Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | AFP | More than 13,000 migrants have been repatriated from Libya since the beginning of December,...

Read More

13,000 migrants repatriated from Libya: AU chief

Posted by on Jan 30, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on 13,000 migrants repatriated from Libya: AU chief

The migrants Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | AFP | More than 13,000 migrants have been repatriated from Libya since the beginning of December,...

Read More

‘Microwave ovens are cooking the environment’

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Europe, World | Comments Off on ‘Microwave ovens are cooking the environment’

Paris, France | AFP | Small electrical appliances such as microwave ovens, kettles and hair dryers harm the environment in a dozen...

Read More

Seven migrants die trying to reach Lanzarote: police

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Seven migrants die trying to reach Lanzarote: police

Lanzarote in Spain’s Canary Islands Madrid, Spain | AFP | Seven African migrants, some of whom “could be minors,” were...

Read More

48 Malians drown in single day trying to reach Europe: government

Posted by on Jan 12, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on 48 Malians drown in single day trying to reach Europe: government

Bamako, Mali | AFP | Flags flew at half-mast in Mali on Thursday as the government announced 48 of its citizens drowned in the...

Read More

Global warming will expose millions more to floods

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, World | Comments Off on Global warming will expose millions more to floods

Flooded roads in Houston. FILE PHOTO Miami, United States | AFP | Global warming is expected to unleash more rain, exposing millions more...

Read More

Spain transfers migrants from jail after suicide

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, World | Comments Off on Spain transfers migrants from jail after suicide

FILE PHOTO Madrid, Spain | AFP | Spanish authorities said Wednesday they had transferred migrants being controversially accommodated at a...

Read More

Scores of migrants missing in Mediterranean: Libyan Navy

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Scores of migrants missing in Mediterranean: Libyan Navy

FILE PHOTO Tripoli, Libya | AFP | Between 90 and 100 migrants were missing after their makeshift boat sank in the Mediterranean off the...

Read More

France takes in first refugees screened in Africa

Posted by on Dec 21, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on France takes in first refugees screened in Africa

President Emmanuel Macron Paris, France | AFP | France on Monday accepted a first group of 19 refugees identified in Africa under an...

Read More

GLOBAL COMMENT: Resetting Africa-Europe relations

Posted by on Dec 20, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on GLOBAL COMMENT: Resetting Africa-Europe relations

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani at the fifth African Union-European Union summit Just as 16th century Europe needed African...

Read More

Libya oasis town offers rare ‘Safe House’ for migrants

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Libya oasis town offers rare ‘Safe House’ for migrants

Migrants at a detention center after they were detained by the Libyan authorities in Tripoli on September 17, 2015. HRW PHOTO Bani Walid,...

Read More

Net giants ‘must pay for news’ from which they make billions

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Net giants ‘must pay for news’ from which they make billions

Paris, France | AFP | Nine European press agencies, including AFP, called Wednesday on internet giants to be forced to pay copyright for...

Read More

Libya, Italy to join forces against people traffickers

Posted by on Dec 10, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Libya, Italy to join forces against people traffickers

Migrants at a detention center after they were detained by the Libyan authorities in Tripoli. Tripoli, Libya | AFP | Italy and Libya will...

Read More

Libya slave auctions hurt African unity: Ghana

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Europe | Comments Off on Libya slave auctions hurt African unity: Ghana

Ghana’s president, Nana Akufo-Addo Accra, Ghana | AFP | Ghana’s president, Nana Akufo-Addo, has criticised Libya over migrant...

Read More

EU working without ‘letup’ to help migrants in Libya

Posted by on Nov 24, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, World | Comments Off on EU working without ‘letup’ to help migrants in Libya

Dimitris Avramopoulos Brussels, Belgium | AFP | The EU said Thursday it is working without “letup” for a durable solution to...

Read More

Macron calls Libya slave sales ‘crimes against humanity’

Posted by on Nov 22, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Europe, World | Comments Off on Macron calls Libya slave sales ‘crimes against humanity’

Paris, France | AFP | French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said that auctions of Africans as slaves in Libya, shown in footage...

Read More