Uganda Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Lightning kills 2 in MityanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | New Vision

    ... Mayor Mohammed Baswale Kezaala has resolved to work with the NRM government for the development of Jinja Town... THE Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) has slammed its ex-chairman Robert Ssebunya, branding him a hypocrite for suing the entity over a ...

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  2. Over 300 evicted in Hoima, houses torchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... at airlines boycotting the region were hampering the response.... DR. Devan Pillay, a South African academic has told Uganda and other African countries to consider dropping the Gross Domestic Product in favour of the Gross National Happiness...

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  3. Red Cross slams ex-chairman over hypocrisy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    THE Uganda Red Cross Society has slammed its ex-chairman Robert Ssebunya, branding him a hypocrite for suing the entity over a purported illegal interim board, which he is said to have endorsed.

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  4. @ThingsExpo | Can the Internet of Things (#IoT) End Violence?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Sys-Con Media

    ... with Google VP of Infrastructure Eric Brewer the presence of a company Project Link center center in Kampala, Uganda. This nation comes up in our research as the most dynamic of African nations-not the most developed, certainly, but the one that has ...

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  5. Why the majority of UNAA Board of Trustees resignedRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... serve would have been to abet and condone the executive committee's bad behaviour." Considering that every year the Uganda government gives UNAA a $20,000 subsidy to enable Ugandans in the Diaspora to have a good party in North America, Ugandan ...

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  6. Improve our transport system to boost tourismRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... particularly towns with tourism sites. And it does not have to be only an airstrip. As the executive director of Uganda Media Centre Ofwono Opondo says, "Although air transport is good to move tourists quickly, what we need is connectivity by ...

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  7. Kadaga warns government against oil curseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has said having a good legal regime to ensure proper natural resource management is not enough to save Uganda from suffering a 'resource curse'.

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  8. Eight people committed to High Court over treasonRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... ey suspects allegedly did this by conducting recruitment, mobilising logistic support and intelligence information to Uganda Peoples Freedom Front and Force for Constitutional Change in Uganda, two rebel organisations in Uganda.

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  9. Census workers get more Shs5b for facilitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... will in total have gotten Shs330,000 in total after the counting exercise has been concluded. In total, the Uganda National Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) Population and Housing Census will cost about Shs200 billion. Meanwhile, the statistic agency, ...

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  10. Mbarara VC roots for life-saving technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... of its kind at MUST, was organised under the auspices of Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) Uganda partnering with Massachusetts General Hospital's Center for Global Health. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and ...

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  11. Museveni cattle divide youthRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... among the youth in the region. A section of the youth led by Mr Bruce Tushabe Nzabanita, the coordinator of Volunteer Uganda, a community-based organisation in Lwengo and a staunch supporter of NRM party have come out to oppose the programme ...

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  12. Recycling straws for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... shilling recycling enterprise. Leaving the bank for business Nanyonga worked as a senior note examiner for Bank of Uganda for a modest salary just enough to keep her and her family well. In 1997, she developed a spinal cord problem around her neck ...

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  13. High transportation costs push regional traders to Dar es Salaam portRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... (TEU) is Shs3,200 ($1.24) if handled by Tanzania/Zambia Railways Authority network and Shs6,900 ($2.66) by the Kenya/Uganda network. "It is, therefore, clear that Tanzanian shippers pay three times less freight charges for railway services than ...

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  14. Forgotten MissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Foreign Policy

    ... for Joseph Kony, the murderous leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), a guerrilla group that first operated in Uganda but has since moved into a handful of other central African countries. Like the missing schoolgirls, Kony once inspired a ...

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  15. Dr. Bingi acquitted of manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... condition had already worsened. Bingi told court that he put Nakamya on a drip and took her to Mukono Church of Uganda hospital when she was still alive. But the medical superintendent, Dr. Dickson Wabwire, said that the nurses called him to operate ...

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  16. Census: No counting of people at night - UBOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... House as UBOS PRO, Godfrey Nabongo (R) looks on. Photo/ Peter Busomoke By Pascal Kwesiga and Jane Wasagali The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) has clarified that there will be no counting of people at night during the National Population and ...

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  17. 24 patients with brain tumors receive free surgeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... with the author. Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) has clarified that there will be no counting of people at night during the National Population and ...

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  18. Africa: Broadband and 4G - Two Sides of Same Coin for New Generation Local Roll-OutsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | AllAfrica.com

    A new ISP set up in Uganda's remote north and 4G became available in Ghana from a new operator.

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  19. Court asked to block army from NAADS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... "A declaration that the directives of H.E President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and that of the cabinet to incorporate the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces officers into the activities of the second defendant (NAADS) is unlawful and unconstitutional," the ...

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  20. Regional standby force to have 5,000 troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | New Vision

    ... from countries that include Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda. The standby force will be part of the African peace and security architecture. Brig. Gen. Joseph Nzabamwita, the Rwandan military ...

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