Uganda Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. L and T to provide vocational skills training to Ugandan youthRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Newkerala.com

    Kampala [Uganda], Feb. 23 : Rahul Sikka, Larsen and Toubro's Vice President and Head Africa Power Transmission and Distribution, has welcomed the decision to manufacture in Uganda with Indian skills and expertise, saying the local population needs to be empowered for long-term goals. "I have been informed by my team in India that the Government of Uganda actually came to India to source an organization that could provide vocational skills.

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  2. Activists want Administration of Justice Bill passedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | New Vision

    ... of Justice Bill by the Executive and Parliament," Cissy Kagaba, the executive director of Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda told reporters in Kampala. According to Kagaba, the piece of legislation, which seeks to provide for and strengthen the ...

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  3. Uganda: Biofuels Bill 2014 Promised , Still PendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Speaking at the Government Media Centre in Kampala, the minister said that government had authorised the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development to have the Bill gazetted and introduced in Parliament for debate and enactment. The bill was meant to operationalise the provisions of both the Energy Policy and the Renewable Energy Policy of Uganda, which Cabinet had endorsed in September 2002 and March 2007, respectively.

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  4. East Africa: Uganda Went to South Sudan and All It Brought Back Were RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... out of their homes; 1.4 million of them forced to seek refuge in neighbouring countries. Most of those have come to Uganda since the fighting broke out in December 2013 and the UNHCR dutifully calls it the largest refugee crisis in Africa currently. ...

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  5. Uganda: Is Uganda Returning to a One-Party State?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Apart from the surprise in the press, the leak about talks taking place between President Museveni and his erstwhile opponent Col Kizza Besigye is welcome news. First the talks removed primitive exercise of power around Besigye's home in Kasangati, images of which have tainted Uganda's global image.

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  6. Uganda: Kiteezi - a Good Place for BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Kiteezi is that place popularly known to be the Kampala Capital City Authority dumping site for all the garbage collected in Kampala. It is located off Gayaza Road, when you branch off from Mpererwe trading centre.

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  7. East Africa: Are Gas Dealers Cheating Ugandans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Ms Sarah Lutaaya, an employee in one of the corporate companies in Uganda started using liquefied petroleum gas for cooking about four years ago. She attributes her love for LPG also known as "cooking gas" to its seamless, clean energy.

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  8. Illegal ivory trade: UPDF soldiers convictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... attached to the Police Flying Squad, who testified that on March 26, 2016, he led a team of police officers and Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) staff to Hotel Africana to arrest the suspects. "Two members on my team, who were police informers, ...

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  9. India, Uganda will remain committed to work together: Hamid AnsariRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Newkerala.com

    Kampala [Uganda], Feb 23 : Agreeing to expand cooperation in energy sector, Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari, on Wednesday, said both India and Uganda have decided to grow and scale new heights in future. "We both have agreed to expand cooperation in energy sector as also in training of personnel for space programmes and peaceful uses of atomic energy," said the Vice President.

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  10. Glad to buy Indian goods, services for more than 1USD: Uganda President Yoweri MuseveniRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Newkerala.com

    Kampala [Uganda], Feb 23 : Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, on Wednesday, while speaking on bilateral relations with India, in a business forum, expressed his satisfaction over importing Indian goods for more than one million US dollars. "It is true that bilateral relations are in favour of India now, and we are glad to buy goods and services for more than 1USD from India, while India will buy for more than 57 USD from Uganda.

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  11. Musagala delighted with new training programmeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... reacting with ease," the 800m and 1500m runner told Daily Monitor in an interview after sealing a place to represent Uganda for the relays on March 26. Musagala attributed the comfort to a change in his training program. "My coaches (Raphael Kasajja ...

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  12. Seguya expects new faces to re-ignite CranesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... a lot to look forward to. "I have a lot of good props this term, the young ones have grown and look ready to play for Uganda. I have been watching Ruhweza, Senteza and Bahiiba, they are playing well and deserve to play," Need for big numbers Over 60 ...

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  13. War drums as keepers Onyango, Ochan reuniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Denis Onyango and Benjamin Ochan form some of the tales in the Total Caf Champions League encounter between Mamelodi Sundowns and KCCA.

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  14. Monitor draws 'Road to Anfield' giantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... Edgar's Peter Makanga. PHOTO BY I. KEZAALA Soccer. All players who have held Fufa licenses and feature in the Azam Uganda Premier League, Big League, regional and district leagues over the past three years are barred from taking part. Standard ...

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  15. Fifa president set for Lugogo matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... Infantino's visit recently. "We are happy that he is here to open the Kadiba Goal Project which we believe will help Uganda football grow," said Humphrey Mandu, the deputy Fufa CEO, as he rolled out the programme yesterday. Infantino, 47, is on a ...

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  16. UNBS, engineers enforce intake of local contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. The Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers together with the Uganda National Bureau of Standards , have started ensuring that all big infrastructure projects in the country consume locally made raw materials.

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  17. Are gas dealers cheating Ugandans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. Ms Sarah Lutaaya, an employee in one of the corporate companies in Uganda started using liquefied petroleum gas for cooking about four years ago.

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  18. Parliament helicopter talk: Civil society can do betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    The proposal to buy a helicopter for the Parliamentary Commission is now the focus of sections of the civil society. Recently, the executive director for Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda, Ms Cissy Kagaba, the coordinator Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group, Mr Julius Mukunda and the programmes officer for Uganda Debt Network, Ms Imelda Namagga, addressed the media and said the helicopter was being bought for the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga.

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  19. Uganda went to South Sudan and all it brought back were refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... out of their homes; 1.4 million of them forced to seek refuge in neighbouring countries. Most of those have come to Uganda since the fighting broke out in December 2013 and the UNHCR dutifully calls it the largest refugee crisis in Africa currently. ...

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  20. Talks about talks: Is Uganda returning to a one-party state?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... First the talks removed primitive exercise of power around Besigye's home in Kasangati, images of which have tainted Uganda's global image. In categories of authoritarian regimes, police states rank much higher than military states. In a police ...

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