13 hrs ago
LRA fighters, captives defect to the UPDF
Nineteen fighters of the Joseph Kony-led Lord's Resistance Army rebel group have surrendered to the regional armies pursuing them, the African Union has announced.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
'Improved air force helped end Kony war'...
General Elly Tumwine has applauded the Uganda People's Defense Air Force for its hardwork and discipline, saying its improvement was key in pushing the LRA out of Uganda.
Lord's Resistance Army suffers largest defection since 2008, group says
Joseph Kony, the elusive leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, believes himself to be the spokesman of God.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Reaping What It Sows ; Hiinga Helps Farmers In Uganda Succeed By...
Correspondent A year ago Hiinga Micro finance supported 50 farmers in Uganda . Today the faith-based nonprofit is invested in 900 farmers in the East African country, supporting 250 and helping another 650 in two farming cooperatives.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mumford and Sons' Ben Lovett Designs Shirt for Invisible Children
A few years back Ben Lovett, who plays the keys and accordion for Mumford and Sons, received an email about Invisible Children nonprofit founded with the goal of educating the public about Joseph Kony and the atrocities of the Lord's Resistance Army.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Rotary clubs connect to bring aid through WASH
The Oakville Rotary clubs are asking the community for help in bringing clean drinking water overseas to a country ravaged by war.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
African troops kill senior LRA commander, Uganda says
U.S.-backed African Union troops have killed a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army , a Ugandan army spokesman said on Tuesday, part of efforts to track down the guerrilla group and send its leader to the Hague.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Ugandan rebels on the run, says African Union
The African Union has said leaders of the Lords Resistance Army are on the run because of increased pressure by regional forces.
Nancy Henderson Has Book Signing Dec. 15
Sewing Hope, by local author Nancy Henderson, has just been released and the first book signing will be Sunday, Dec. 15, 2-4 p.m. at the Ballroom Magic Dance Center, 4200 North Access Road in Hixson.
The Miami Herald
Uganda troops kill LRA rebels in CAR
A Ugandan government official says a senior commander of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group and 13 of his fighters have been killed in Central African Republic.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
UPDF kills top Kony commander in ambush
'Col' Samuel Kangul's group and another, fell in UPDF ambush on Thursday, handing the army its biggest battlefield victory against the rebels in many months.
Central Africa: When Kony Goes Quiet
There has never been a better time for the world to tackle the Lord's Resistance Army .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Kony's surrender talks: Was the world hoodwinked?
Kampala- Was the world duped, even fooled, on latest intended surrender by Joseph Kony, one of the most brutal and wanted warlords? It seems apparently so, according to emerging details.
Saving Africans from African Savagery
The hunt for the infamous Joseph Kony and his Lord's Resistance Army are back in the news.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Is Rebel Leader Joseph Kony Ready to Surrender?
Central African Republic's government said Thursday that Joseph Kony, an accused war criminal hunted by African troops and U.S. advisers, is believed to be in the country's remote southeast and has been talking with the president.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Collected Department Releases: Statement of the U.S. at the Twelfth...
I am pleased to return to The Hague and am honored to address the Assembly of States Parties for the fifth time on behalf of the United States observer delegation.
Catholic World News
Cardinal disputes report that Boko Haram is enslaving Christian women
Without mentioning the Reuters news agency by name, Nigeria's leading prelate has disputed a report that the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram is enslaving Christian women as "brides" and forcing them to convert to Islam.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Stars and Stripes
UN urges new effort to wipe out LRA and get Kony
In this Sunday, April 29, 2012 file photo, troops from the Central African Republic stand guard at a building used for joint meetings between them and U.S. Army special forces, in Obo, Central African Republic, where U.S. special forces have paired up with local troops and Ugandan soldiers to seek out Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army .
Uganda: Ex-LRA Captives Take Heart - Wrenching Ordeals to Kadaga
Vicky Among speaks in a soft voice, avoiding eye contact. She is afraid of strangers who ask about her life in the bush, afraid of remembering the torture, hunger and misery she was subjected to by the Lord's Resistance Army rebels under Joseph Kony.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
C.Africa insists president 'negotiating' with Kony
BANGUI, Central African Republic - The Central African president insisted Friday he was negotiating with Joseph Kony after Washington rubbished claims the wanted Ugandan militia boss was personally involved in any talks.