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UN Health Agency Identifies 5-year-old Congolese Boy As First Confirmed Case Of Ebola In Uganda

no responses. June 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Health Agency Identifies 5-year-old Congolese Boy As First Confirmed Case Of Ebola In Uganda


UN Health Agency Identifies 5-year-old Congolese Boy As First Confirmed Case Of Ebola In Uganda

The World Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of Health, confirmed on Tuesday the first case of the deadly Ebola virus in Uganda, stemming from the nearly […]

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Uganda Confirms First Ebola Case

no responses. June 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Uganda Confirms First Ebola Case


Uganda Confirms First Ebola Case

A child in Uganda has tested positive for Ebola in the first cross-border case of the deadly virus since an outbreak started in neighboring Congo last […]

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no responses. June 11, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Uganda Official Commends DPR’s Regulatory Activities


Uganda Official Commends DPR’s Regulatory Activities

An official of the Petroleum Authority of Uganda has commended the management of Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR)’s professional conducts in carryout its regulatory activities in […]

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no responses. March 25, 2019 debby eselebor

Amuneke Qualifies Tanzania For Africa Cup Of Nations


Amuneke Qualifies Tanzania For Africa Cup Of Nations

Former Super Eagles star, Emmanuel Amuneke, has emerged a hero in Tanzania where he has helped secure a priceless ticket to the Africa Cup of Nations […]

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no responses. October 4, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Uganda Army Launches Ulinzi Condom Brand


Uganda Army Launches Ulinzi Condom Brand

Uganda’s army has launched its own brand of condoms, named after the Swahili word for “protection”, to help prevent soldiers contract HIV. A soldier cannot defend […]

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Nutrition Experts Call For Policies,Strategies To Scale Up Biofortification

no responses. August 14, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Biofortification: FARA, NEPAD Hold High Level Advocacy Meeting On Nutrition In Africa


Biofortification: FARA, NEPAD Hold High Level Advocacy Meeting On Nutrition In Africa

Recognising the debilitating effects of hidden hunger, African governments and stakeholders have over the years been implementing several strategic interventions. Among the interventions are food fortification, […]

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no responses. July 2, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

African Leaders Launch New, Continent-wide Campaign For Malaria-free Africa


African Leaders Launch New, Continent-wide Campaign For Malaria-free Africa

A continent-wide campaign co-led by the African Union Commission and the RBM Partnership to End Malaria, and supported by African leaders, has been launched. The campaign […]

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no responses. October 20, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Plague Kills 94 In Madagascar, WHO Says Working To Prevent Spread


Plague Kills 94 In Madagascar, WHO Says Working To Prevent Spread

A plague epidemic has killed 94 people on the island of Madagascar and could spread further, the World Health Organization said on Friday. WHO’s Africa emergencies […]

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no responses. September 15, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

FCT Minister Gives Uganda’s President Key To The City Of Abuja


FCT Minister Gives Uganda’s President Key To The City Of Abuja

The President of Uganda, His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been given the Key to the City of Abuja having conferred on him, the Honorary Citizenship […]

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no responses. September 6, 2017 Makcit Rindap

Sexting Is Porn In Uganda And Will Attract Punishment – Anti-Pornography Committee


Sexting Is Porn In Uganda And Will Attract Punishment – Anti-Pornography Committee

The Uganda Anti-Pornography Committee has said it considers ‘Text messages construed to be leading to sex’ as porn. Simon Lokodo, Minister for Ethics and Integrity Uganda, […]

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no responses. May 16, 2017 Sarah Gimba

Singer Wizkid Announces Two-Day Free Show


Singer Wizkid Announces Two-Day Free Show

Wizkid has announced he will be having a two-day free show for Ugandan fans.   I’m doing free shows in Uganda this year! 2days free to […]

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no responses. January 26, 2017 debby eselebor

Mali Out As Uganda Scores First AFCON Goal


Mali Out As Uganda Scores First AFCON Goal

Mali were knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations as they drew with Uganda in their final Group D game. Alain Giresse’s side needed to […]

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no responses. January 16, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNODC, Nigeria, Germany Train Legal Advisors On Terrorism Offences


UNODC, Nigeria, Germany Train Legal Advisors On Terrorism Offences

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) partnered with the Department of State Services (DSS) and Nigerian Police Force (NPF) to deliver three in-depth […]

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no responses. December 27, 2016 Enuwa Ochai

30 Drown After Uganda Football Team Boat Capsizes


30 Drown After Uganda Football Team Boat Capsizes

At least 30 people have drowned after a boat carrying a football team and their fans capsized on Lake Albert in Uganda, police say. The overcrowded […]

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no responses. November 4, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

EFCC Assures Ugandan Parliament Of Support In Tackling Corruption


EFCC Assures Ugandan Parliament Of Support In Tackling Corruption

Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has assured of closer collaboration with the Ugandan Parliament in its bid to enact better and concise […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Ugandan Farmers Urge United Nations To Sever Ties With Bidco Africa


Ugandan Farmers Urge United Nations To Sever Ties With Bidco Africa

The Bugala Farmers Association has called on the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to sever its ties with Bidco Africa, a Kenya-based edible oil producer accused […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Uganda’s Opposition Leader Kizza Besigye Arrested


Uganda’s Opposition Leader Kizza Besigye Arrested

Uganda’s main opposition leader Kizza Besigye has been arrested Monday as he tried to leave his home near the capital, a day after he urged his […]

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no responses. February 20, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Uganda’s Museveni Re-elected President 5th Time Amid Protests


Uganda’s Museveni Re-elected President 5th Time Amid Protests

One of Africa’s longest-serving leaders, Yoweri Museveni, who has ruled Uganda for 30 years, has been re-elected the country’s president in an election overshadowed by arrests of […]

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