Kampala, Malawi Newswire (Page 6)

Kampala, Malawi Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kampala, Malawi. (Page 6)

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    Dec 1, 2015 | New Vision

    A historic meeting of the world's biggest economy, China, with the rising African continent, is expected to advance the economy of Africa to a new level. The second summit of the forum on China-Africa co-operation , scheduled for December 4-5 in Johannesburg, South Africa, expects 36 heads of state and five prime ministers from the African continent, including Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni.

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  2. UN peacekeeper among 24 killed in ADF rebel attack in DR CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | New Vision

    An attack by Ugandan rebels in the restive east of the Democratic Republic of Congo has left at least 24 people dead, including a United Nations peacekeeper, the UN said Monday. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned the overnight attack in troubled North Kivu province, blamed on Ugandan rebels of the Allied Democratic Forces , and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice.

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  3. UN peacekeeper among 13 killed in ADF attack in east DR Cong......Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | New Vision

    At least 13 people, including a UN peacekeeper, were killed in an overnight attack by Ugandan rebels in the restive east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, sources said Monday . "I saw four civilians killed by bullets... and seven patients and a nurse cut up by machete at the hospital," a regional official told AFP at Eringeti in the north of the troubled North Kivu province.

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  4. Seven hacked to death in Congo hospital, dozens killed in clashes with Ugandan rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Times of Oman

    A Congolese refugee child displaced by fighting between the Congo army and rebel group Allied Democratic Forces at Bukanga transit camp in Bundibugyo town camp 376km southwest of Uganda capital Kampala on July 16, 2013. At least four Congolese soldiers and 12 militants were killed in the clashes, while seven civilians were hacked to death with machetes at a hospital, according to a provisional toll, UN DRC mission spokesman, Felix Basse said.

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  5. Ugandan martyrs are true heroes, Pope says during visit to nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Catholic World News

    On the evening of November 27, Pope Francis arrived in Uganda, the second stop in his six-day apostolic journey to Africa. The nation of 37.9 million is 45% Catholic, 42% Protestant, and 12% Muslim.

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  6. The Latest: Pope welcomed to Central African RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Pope Francis reaches out to kiss a baby carried by an aide from the crowd, after leading a Holy Mass for the Martyrs of Uganda at the area of the Catholic Sanctuary in the Namugongo area of Kampala, Uganda Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. Pope Francis is in Uganda on his first-ever trip to Africa, a six-day pilgrimage that has already taken him to Kenya and then onwards to the Central African Republic.

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  7. Umeme wins Rotary on the Green Golf tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | New Vision

    Rotarian Kasadde Mukasa presents a trophy to the UMEME team after they won the Rotary on the green golf tournament at Kitante, November 28 2015. PHOTO: Michael Nsubuga By Michael Nsubuga The UMEME team returned 113 points to win the third edition of the Rotary on the green charity golf tournament at Kitante, on Saturday.

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  8. Pope prays for strife-torn BurundiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | New Vision

    Pope Francis prayed for peace in the troubled central African nation of Burundi on Saturday and an end to months of strife that has sparked fears of renewed civil war. "Sadly, there are many troubling situations in our world for which we must pray, beginning with realities closest to us," Francis told a meeting of priests, nuns and religious students in the Ugandan capital Kampala.

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  9. Kenya host Iteso heritage day celebrations...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | New Vision

    By Faustine Odeke The Iteso community on Saturday showcased a deep and rich history as well as its cultural values during the fourth heritage day festival held in Kenya. The function that was held at Kaliwa primary school in Teso south district and supported by the Busia County government attracted over 2000 Iteso that included Toposa of southern Sudan, Turkana of Kenya and Karamojong of Uganda.

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  10. Not as easy as it looksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Economist

    ON THE western edge of Lake Victoria in Uganda, a hundred miles south of Kampala and an hour or so's drive up a progressively narrower dirt track, is the site of what was meant to be one of the biggest Chinese commercial investments in Africa. A rust-flecked sign marks the entrance to "Sseesamirembe City", part of the "Lake Victoria Free Trade Zone".

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  11. Ivan Byekwaso is backRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | New Vision

    In a bid to have more competitors alongside Ivan Byekwaso when Uganda hosts the World Bodybuilding Championships in 2018, Pemba Sports Africa is to fly in renowned San Diego-based bodybuilding coach Gaspar Lorenzo to train local coaches. Jackson Pemba the chairman of Pemba Sports Africa revealed this upon his return from the US with INBA Mr. Natural Universe and INBA World Cup champion Ivan Byekwaso at Entebbe airport yesterday.

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  12. Vision Group's Dream Team armed for the MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | New Vision

    Right from coverage to actual running, Uganda's leading media house will have a strong presence in Sunday's event. Group CEO Robert Kabushenga will lead a team of 150 New Vision runners in the event that has its flag-off and finish at Kololo airstrip.

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  13. Kitende buys 50 rosaries...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | New Vision

    St. Mary's Kitende Secondary School on Entebbe road has joined other companies to contribute towards the renovation of the martyrs shrines at Namugongo and Munyonyo. The school director, Lawrence Mulindwa, on behalf of the school management, handed over sh5m to Vision Group CEO Robert Kabushenga at the school campus at A'Level premises on Tuesday.

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  14. Africa: El Nino Sending Droughts and Floods to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    El Nino, a natural weather pattern linked to extreme droughts, storms and floods, could be one of the strongest on record this year. Parts of Africa are already facing hunger, disease and water shortages.

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  15. Mulindwa announces bid for CECAFA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | New Vision

    Former FUFA boss, Lawrence Mulindwa has announced that he will be running for CECAFA president. Mulindwa announced his decision to take on Leodgar Tenga of Tanzania at a press conference in Kampala on Tuesday.

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  16. Barca legends to rely on Deco vs Uganda All StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | New Vision

    By Michael Nsubuga Cranes midfielder Tony Mawejje has to-date continued to shine for the team. Whether he will still be active if and when Uganda finally makes it to the World Cup and play against some of the world's best players remains a work in progress.

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  17. X-mas comes with MTN raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | New Vision

    By James Bakama It is that time of the year when athletes start eyeing a special Christmas package. The package comes in form of cash prizes from the MTN Kampala Marathon.

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  18. Uganda Cranes optimistic after drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | New Vision

    By Swalley Kenyi CHAN finals groups A Rwanda, Gabon, Morocco, Cote d'Ivoire B DR Congo, Angola. Cameroon, Ethiopia C Tunisia, Nigeria Niger, Guinea D - Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mali Uganda Cranes assistant coach Frank 'Video' Anyau is optimistic the current CHAN team will go beyond the group stage of Africa's second biggest soccer competition for the first time.

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  19. Highlights to Parliament on KCCA - Lord Mayor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | New Vision

    By Joseph Kasibante Article 79 of the 1995Constitution empowers Parliament to make a law on any matter, in this case, to provide best method to administer better Kampala Capital City for peace order development and good Governance. The on going deliberations by Parliament on the KCCA amendment Bill 2015 should concentrate on harmonising the roles between the Lord Mayor and the Executive Director.

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  20. Bagalana wins JBG Golf OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | New Vision

    By Michael Nsubuga Kampala golfer Ibrahim Bagalana returned 42 stable ford points to win the 18th edition of the JBG Golf Open at Entebbe Club on Saturday. Playing off handicap 15, the 24 year old Bachelor of Social Administration KIU student beat a strong field of golfers from across the country to claim his second victory of the year in Entebbe, having won the Chairman's cup earlier on.

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