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45 min ago | CNews

Five major ship disasters from the last two years

An aerial view shows the Costa Concordia as it lies on its side next to Giglio Island taken from an Italian navy helicopter August 26, 2013.

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4 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV

Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears.

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7 hrs ago | New Vision

No meeting called for youth leaders - NRM

By David Lumu The ruling NRM party has issued a two paragraph statement clarifying that it has not summoned party youth for a conference at Namboole.

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11 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

Oaks Christian Online High School Sophomore in Uganda Accepted to California Main Campus

Lynsey Kenogo has been taking her online, sophomore-level courses with Oaks Christian Online High School for the past year.

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11 hrs ago | New Vision

Maternal deaths: Shortage of midwives derailing fight

Since 2006, the maternal mortality rate in Uganda has stagnated at 435 deaths per 100,000 live births, yet the target was to reduce it to 131 deaths per 100, 000 live births by 2015.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Medicine, Nursing

15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Kenya Is Here. Are We Up for the Challenge?

An old friend, convinced that I had contacts to some of the business top shots in town - a very wild thought, I must quickly add - asked me for a favour.

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15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Mbabazi Daughter Runs to Museveni Over Sh3 Billion Debt

Saddled with a Shs 3.4bn debt, Lenina Rukikaire Mbabazi, daughter of Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, has appealed to President Museveni for help.

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15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Uganda: Unpaid Policeman Vends Mukene

Dressed in a chequered shirt and a pair of blue jeans, Leopold Ben Odoi is the smartest amongst his colleagues at Tororo market.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Monitor

An idea that started with three farmers now benefits 8,000

From an idea conceived by three people, the benefits are being shared by more than 8,000 farmers.

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Daily Monitor

Stop greed this Easter, CoU archbishop tells Ugandans

The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, the Most Rev Stanley Ntagali, has urged Ugandans not to use deprivation as an excuse to steal, but reflect on their personal lives this holy Easter week to overcome greed.

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Daily Monitor

Zimbabwe fines illegal Ugandan immigrants

HARARE. A Zimbabwean court has fined seven Ugandans accused of entering the country illegally.

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Daily Monitor

Uganda's first female bank MD bows out

Kampala. Ms Edigold Monday, the only Ugandan woman to have risen to the position of a managing director of a top pan-African bank has resigned after serving the banking industry for about two decades.

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Alabama Live

Hope for Healing raises $140K for Mobile-based Victory Health Partners' uninsured healthcare ministry

MOBILE, Alabama - The results are in, and Victory Health Partners ' recent fourth annual Hope for Healing celebration at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel netted $140,000.

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Daily Monitor

West Nile begins countdown to centenary fete

The main celebrations are planned to take place in Arua District next week, and will encompass cultural shows, an educational symposium, among others.

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Pacific Daily News

Musveni employs anti-gay hysteria

A "thanksgiving" on March 31 in Kampala after Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay legislation.

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In-depth Africa

Convicted Drug Smuggler Transferred to Ugandan Jail

Shirat Nelwadda, a 24-year-old Ugandan woman accused of smuggling drugs into Liberia, will shortly be flown back to her home country, where she is expected to serve her four-year sentence.

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New Vision

Uganda's Cotton exports to increase, thanks to WTO

Cotton exports from Uganda are set to increase once the recommendations by trade ministers in the Bali 9th ministerial conference are implemented.

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New Vision

Museveni returns 213 land titles, hails Buganda

President Yoweri Museveni handed over the documents detailing the property to Deputy Katikkiro Emmanuel Sendaula at State House Entebbe on Tuesday.

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New Vision

8 arrested as several youth miss prisons recruitment

By Faustine Odeke At least 8 people were on Monday arrested over forgeries while several others were disqualified in the ongoing Uganda Prisons Services recruitment exercise in Tororo.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Southtown Star

Vickroy: Share Your Soles founder visits Ugandan refugee camp

Mona Purdy may be back from Africa but her heart still beats for the people of the Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda.

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