Uganda Newswire (Page 8)

Uganda Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. 36 years of the Missionaries of the Poor! 6 years of Sisters of the PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Gleaner

    ... I am a happy father or grandfather of 550 brothers and 36 sisters. These sisters have a home in Jamaica and Kampala, Uganda. Everywhere in the world, the sisters, the brothers, and the priests are known as "the Jamaican brothers, sisters, and ...

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  2. Uganda: Ugandan Roads Among Most Risky in Africa - GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    ... most road users, especially pedestrians. The survey was conducted between 2012 and 2015. A subsequent survey by the Uganda Road Fund on road user satisfaction in 2016 revealed the same results. The ministry's report on the road safety read by ...

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  3. Uganda: Activist Nyanzi Back in Court for Calling Museveni Pair of ButtocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Suspended Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi returns to court today for hearing of a case in which she is accused of calling the president apair of buttocks. Buganda Road Court last month temporarily stopped the request by the State to subject Dr Nyanzi to a mental status test until her petition challenging the same is determined by the Constitutional Court.

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  4. For many African girls, menstruation means humiliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | SFGate

    ... girls skipped class because they couldn't afford sanitary pads, authorities at a government-backed school outside Uganda's capital, Kampala, were forced to do what few have done: provide free sanitary pads. "We looked at the absenteeism rate and you ...

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  5. Aporu hoping for right blend amid adversityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Today is the first step for the Uganda national men's volleyball team towards the 2018 FIVB World Championship to be co-hosted by Bulgaria and Italy.

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  6. Weatherhead Gazelles entertain Wananchi in NHLRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... missed the 11-0 and 5-0 wins over KHC and Rhinos but returned to score thrice in a 7-2 win over Deliverance Church of Uganda (DCU) last weekend. Wananchi could still turn to de Ridder tomorrow for inspiration and to add to the two she has scored for ...

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  7. Motorists hoping for good luck in City Oil Desert ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    City Tyres Group that owns City Oil Company continues to sponsor a number of sports disciplines in addition to running various promotional campaigns. Their low-end clients have over the years however often felt left out until early this month when the company in partnership with Emirates National Oil Company announced the Dubai Desert Challenge.

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  8. Stanbic's Ogong: We want to grow rugby at grassroot levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    Rugby. Stanbic recently committed Shs50m to the Rugby Cranes, which was the first partnership of the kind between the Uganda Rugby Union and a bank.

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  9. S1 and S2 to compete separately in schools championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... part of the new strategy the ministry has laid with new emphasis in promoting physical education and sports to ensure Uganda earn more gold and global recognition. She said most talent is lost in lower secondary level since the students get scared ...

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  10. Regulation can't stop bank failure, says BagyendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    As Ugandans await perhaps the largest legal battle in Uganda's corporate history between Bank of Uganda and Mr Sudhir Ruparelia, questions have been raised on the role of the Central Bank. BoU is seeking to recover about Shs400b that it alleges Mr Ruparelia fraudulently took out of the bank.

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  11. Does the Constitution still mean anything in Uganda?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... the founding fathers of those countries lacked the vision and commonsense of their northern compatriots. Coming home, Uganda has had a rocky start from its independence in 1962; with an imperfect independence Constitution representing groups with ...

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  12. Orphaned at seven years, now a doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    In November 1997 when he was just seven years old, Joseph Kato, lost his father to unknown gunmen. Kato was in Primary One at Nakasongola Church of Uganda Primary School.

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  13. South Sudan president in Uganda for talks on regional issues: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir Thursday travelled to the neighbouring Uganda for talks on bilateral relations and regional issue with his counterpart Yoweri Museveni, according to the government officials. The presidents of Uganda and South Sudan Yoweri Museveni and Salva Kiir walk side by side The visit also comes the after the postponement of the third meeting on the reunification of Sudan People's Liberation Movement factions.

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  14. AHF Lauds House Appropriations Committee for Passing Bill that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... HIV/AIDS in Kenya; and Dr. Audrey Kisaka, Medical Officer, AHF's Dr. Charles Farthing Memorial Clinic in Kampala, Uganda. (Photo: Business Wire) The committee supported $6 billion for the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief ( PEPFAR ), ...

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  15. Ugandan Police Arrest 56 for Holding Illegal MeetingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | US News & World Report

    ... plastered on walls and electricity poles around Kampala. Ingrid Turinawe, an official in Forum for Democratic Change, Uganda's largest opposition party, said that the activists were arrested as they met to canvass for support for a candidate in a ...

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  16. Regulating credit unions in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Economist

    ... members. "The demand for credit is high, but the savings culture is poor," laments an officer at a Ugandan SACCO. In Uganda the greatest danger has come from politicians bearing gifts. In 2005 the government promised "a SACCO in every sub-county", ...

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  17. VIDEO: KCCA to spend Shs 1b on city carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... partners and sponsors opted to extend this year's festival for three consecutive days to enable all the population in Uganda and those outside Uganda to come and take part in the festivities," she said. Ms Musisi revealed that Tanzanian Musician, ...

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  18. Zari jets in for her mother's burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | New Vision

    According to her sister, Zulah Hassan, Zari was forced to travel back to South Africa because one of her sons was sick. City socialite Zari Hassan and her children will arrive in Uganda today for the burial of her mother Halima Hassan who passed away on Thursday at According to her sister, Zulah Hassan, Zari was forced to travel back to South Africa because one of her sons was sick.

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  19. Raila Odinga tells Kenya not to emulate UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala- Kenya's National Super Alliance presidential candidate, Mr Raila Odinga, says Kenya should not emulate Uganda to shut down communications on Election Day. Mr Odinga's remark follows a statement attributed to National Cohesion and Integration Commission Chairperson Francis ole Kaparo that Kenya could shutdown social networking sites to check hate speech.

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  20. Police arrest Mao over age limit demonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA: Democratic Party president Mr Nobert Mao, DP secretary General Gerald Siranda, Mr Hakim Kizza have been arrested and whisked to Central Police Station Kampala after they had finished the launch of the 'Togikwatako drive literally translated as hands-off article 102 at their main office at Uganda house. They were moving to city square to put the party banner.

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