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Kyambogo accused of excluding students from graduation list
OVER 50 Kyambogo University students yesterday pitched camp at the institution, accusing the entity's authorities of deliberately excluding their names from the latest graduation list.
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Sudan resumes support to Kony, says Mbabazi
Mbabazi arriving at Parliament to answer queries on a wide range of issues, including South Sudan, ID registration and politics.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
African Troops Capture Junior Rebel Commander
Uganda's military says it has captured a junior commander with the Lord's Resistance Army and rescued 10 people abducted by the fugitive leaders of the rebel group notorious for abducting children.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Sarasota Film Festival honors Sister Rosemary
Sarasota Film Festival gives its top honor to a woman from halfway around the world.
When trying to spur change, 'the greatest sin is boring'
With efforts to curb climate change bogged down by virtually every mistake in the book - messages delivered in impenetrable jargon, no clear way for individuals to take action, a focus on doomsday scenarios - campaigners might take some lessons from Ben Keesey.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Voice of America
Ethnic Violence, African Extremists Worry Pentagon Officials
But, Washington is still concerned about security across the African continent. Fears run rampant across much of the Central African Republic, where 2,000 people have been killed in ethnic violence since December, and some African peacekeepers already have pulled out.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Washington Post
Anti-homosexuality activists march through the streets of Ugandan capital, Kampala, on March 31, 2014, in support of the government's stance against homosexuality.
CABARET Star Michelle Williams Auctions Backstage Meet and Greet to Support Invisible Children
"Come hear the music play!" Michelle Williams has already earned rave reviews following her preview performances as the iconic Sally Bowles in Cabaret , her first Broadway role.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Legislators want support for Kony victims
By Joyce Namutebi and Henry Sekanjako Members of Parliament have called for psychosocial support, rehabilitation and a special programme for people affected by war in northern Uganda.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Bigombe in CAR as Kony hunt rages
Kampala. Uganda's Minister of State for Water Betty Bigombe and Acholi Paramount Chief David Onen Achana II flew to Obbo in the Central African Republic on Tuesday and apologised to the population for the atrocities the LRA rebels committed against the local population.
The Heritage Foundation
Lord's Resistance Army: Questions on Increasing Troops to Fight Joseph Kony's LRA
The Obama Administration announced on March 23 that additional U.S. forces and assets will be deployed to reinforce the joint U.S. and African Union Regional Task Force tracking Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony and his Lord's Resistance Army .
Thu Apr 03, 2014
US Special Forces arrive in Uganda
THE additional US Special Forces and aircraft to bolster the African Union regional taskforce is hunting for Lord's Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony are in the country.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Forest Whitaker helps Gulu's Kony war victims to hear
Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker was recently in Uganda where he helped open up the world of sound to more than 1,400 people together with Starkey Foundation, a hearing foundation.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
MPs commend US gov't for fight against Kony
MEMBERS of Parliament under the body umbrella Parliamentarians for Global Action have commended the US government for its renewed effort to arrest rebel leader Joseph Kony.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
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Christ United Methodist To Host Ugandan Nun Who Helps Former Captives Of Joseph Kony's Army
Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, a CNN Hero whose humanitarian work with young women formerly held captive by warlord Joseph Kony, and featured in the book and documentary Sewing Hope, will speak at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, on Friday, May 2, from 7-9 p.m. The free, interdenominational event includes a showing of the film ... (more)
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Minister apologizes to children abducted by LRA
The minister of State for disaster preparedness and refugees, Musa Ecweru, has apologized to children who are still in captivity in the Lord's Resistance Army ranks and to those who have since returned home.
Globe and Mail
Is our aid being wasted on 'fragile states'?
Globe and Mail columnist Doug Saunders. RANDY QUAN FOR THE GlOBE AND MAIL Globe and Mail columnist Doug Saunders.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
More U.S. special forces and Osprey aircraft are headed to Uganda. But their mission may be broader than hunting down the world's most-wanted warlord.