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2 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

Former President Mwinyi urges EAC countries to unite in the fight against cancer

Former Tanzanian president, Ali Hassan Mwinyi receives a banquet of flowers on his arrival at the Nsambya cancer ward yesterday after taking a tour of the cancer ward.

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6 hrs ago | New Vision

Pakasa: I owe my wealth to trust - - Mr. Tasty'...

Hasan Kalair, 32, is the managing director, Aisha Group Limited, a company that imports used and new Japanese vehicles to Uganda.

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9 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Loss of immune cells may result in malaria symptoms fading in repeat infections

Children who repeatedly become infected with malaria often experience no clinical symptoms with these subsequent infections, and a team led by UC San Francisco researchers has discovered that this might be due at least in part to a depletion of specific types of immune cells.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, UC San Francisco, World News, Africa

Fri Aug 29, 2014

New Vision

Chinese firm CHEC given $8bn railway deal

The Government has signed an agreement, finally giving away the giant and lucrative deal to upgrade and expand Uganda's railway network to standard gauge, to a Chinese firm China Harbor Engineering Company .

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For the love of promoting Busoga tourism [Daily Monitor, The (Uganda)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The actions of those who succeed at what they do motivate us to take initial steps to achieving our dreams.

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Daily Monitor

Idi Amin signed my appointment letter

Series. The greatest responsibility of head teachers is to nurture the talent of their students and staff.

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Daily Monitor

For the love of promoting Busoga tourism

Development. Inspired by the need to develop tourism in the area, Kagulu North MP Edward Baliddawa started the Busoga Tourism Initiative.

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New Vision

Bukedde marks 20 years of existence

Over this period, the daily has gone on to prove skeptics wrong cynics who had, at the idea of its formation, predicted it would not thrive, especially with the existence then of Ngabo and Munno , both vernacular papers.

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Daily Monitor

Kenyan clearing agents close border

TORORO/MALABA- Business at Malaba border came to a stand still for about six hours on Tuesday after Kenyan clearing agents closed the border paralysing the traffic to much of the Great Lakes Region.

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Daily Monitor

Nine suspected ADF rebels jailed

Appearing before Grade One Magistrate, Ms Joan Aciro, the suspects were denied to take plea on grounds that a magistrate's court does not have jurisdiction to try capital offences KAMPALA- Buganda Road Magistrates Court on Thursday remanded nine suspected Allied Democratic Forces rebels to Luzira prison over terror related charges.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Uganda: NSSF Job Saga - UK Firm in Secret Hunt for New MD

It might take a while before the National Social Security Fund gets a new management team, especially after it emerged that there is a clandestine plot to start fresh recruitments for new candidates.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Monitor

From poverty to employment: How some youth got themselves jobs

In Part VI, the last part of the series, we bring the stories of youth who have managed to find employment, or improved their businesses after training with Enterprise Uganda.

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Daily Monitor

Uganda discovers more oil

The estimate of Uganda's petroleum resource base has almost doubled following a discovery of an additional three billion barrels in the Albertine region, the commissioner of Petroleum Exploration and Production Department has revealed.

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Daily Monitor

'Lonely' President Museveni spares time for enumeration

The Executive Director, Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Mr Ben Mungyereza, enumerated Mr Museveni and his wife, Janet at around 11:30am at Nakasero State lodge in Kampala Population and Housing census kicked off this morning with President Museveni sparing 45minutes of his schedule to answer question about his household, most of whom he jokingly said ... (more)

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SFGate

Amid Ebola, some airlines have canceled flights

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Daily Monitor

Unemployed Ugandans to mobilize against 2016 general elections

KAMPALA: Unemployed Ugandans will not participate in the 2016 general elections if government doesn't address the high unemployment problem in the country, the National Association of the Unemployed has warned.

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New Vision

Dutch envoy tips Ugandan youth on jobs

By Vision Reporter The Dutch ambassador Alphons Hennekens has called on Ugandan youth to put entrepreneurial skills acquired from the high institutions of learning into practice if they are to solve the unemployment problem.

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Daily Monitor

Live Updates: Census kicks off

The long awaited census finally kicked off today morning all around Uganda. At 8:00 a.m, the enumerators had kicked off heading to their respective attached areas.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Science Daily

Malaria symptoms fade on repeat infections due to loss of immune cells

Children who repeatedly become infected with malaria often experience no clinical symptoms with these subsequent infections, and a team of scientists has discovered that this might be due at least in part to a depletion of specific types of immune cells.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Infectious Diseases, World News, Africa, UC San Francisco

Daily Monitor

What's the fuss about White skin?

I am a fan of the Lonely Hearts section in this magazine. I am also a regular at places where African, contemporary or reggae music plays.

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