Uganda

A School & Cultural Institution Aims To Level The Playing Field For Women & Girls In Rural...

The construction of the Tat Sat Community Academy (TaSCA) in Kasasa, Uganda. While the project seeks to improve the livelihoods of all community members, there is a particular emphasis on uplifting women and girls. This is of greater importance now,...

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Covid-19 Leads To African Agricultural Innovation

In a paper published in Advances in Food Security and Sustainability, researchers found that farmers in East Africa (Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda) were able to better adapt to the impact of...
Related topics: Burundi, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania

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Uganda: Muslims Beat 83-year-old Christian Woman For Housing Converts From Islam

Housing converts from Islam to Christianity: haram. Beating those who house converts from Islam to Christianity: pleasing to Allah. “Muhammad is the messenger of Allah. Those who follow him are ruthless to unbelievers, merciful to one...
Related topics: Religion

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Uganda Opposition Lawmakers Re-arrested After Bail, Face Treason Charges 

Ugandan police have rearrested two opposition lawmakers on charges of treason just minutes after they were released on bail in another case in which they stand accused of murder. The National Unity Party lawmakers deny the charges, which they say...
Related topics: Police

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Greta Thunberg, Vanessa Nakate Excoriate World Leaders For 'blah, Blah, Blah' Climate Failures

Greta Thunberg, Vanessa Nakate Excoriate World Leaders for 'Blah, Blah, Blah' Climate Failures Andrea Germanos andrea Sep 28, 2021 While Uganda's Nakate said humanity "cannot adapt to extinction,"...

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Afghan Refugees Might Complicate Ugandan Politics

Ugandans worry the US will ignore human rights violationsOriginally published on Global Voices“Nyakabande Refugee Camp in Uganda” by gsz is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Uganda is often praised as a model of hospitability for...
Related topics: Human Rights

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Uganda Extends Vaccination Campaign To Bars, Theaters

Uganda is scaling up coronavirus vaccinations with the arrival of another 1.6 million doses from the United States. But with many Ugandans still reluctant to get the shot, the Ministry of Health has taken the unusual move of reaching out to people...
Related topics: Vaccines

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Coronavirus Vaccine Inequity A Focus At Un General Assembly 

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa, Chad’s President Mahamat Idriss Deby and Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni are set to address the U.N. General Assembly on Thursday.  Access to COVID-19 vaccines has been one of the major topics of...
Related topics: South Africa

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Researchers Detect Malaria Resistant To Key Drug In Africa

Scientists have found evidence of a resistant form of malaria in Uganda, a worrying sign that the top drug used against the parasitic disease could ultimately be rendered useless without more action to stop its spread. Researchers in Uganda...
Related topics: Medical Research, Malaria

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‘he Commanded Us To Believe In Allah Or They Will Kill Us’: Uganda Muslims Screaming ‘allahu...

“Tambika’s father had mentored his son in how to share the gospel, and area Muslims began monitoring Tambika’s movements after he led five teenage Muslims to Christ…” That is what likely led to the murder of Dante Tambika....

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Onyango, Shalulile Star As Sundowns Beat Chiefs To Go Top

Johannesburg (AFP) – Uganda goalkeeper Denis Onyango and Namibia forward Peter Shalulile played key roles as Mamelodi Sundowns beat Kaizer Chiefs 2-0 on Sunday to top the South African Premiership. Veteran Onyango, widely regarded as one of...
Related topics: Namibia

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South-south & Triangular Cooperation To Help Achieve Un’s Development Goals

Students of the Lira Integrated Fish Farm in Uganda, a South-South Cooperation Facility for Agriculture and Food Security, eat their lunch. Credit: FAO/Isaac KasamaniBy Adel AbdellatifUNITED NATIONS, Sep 10 2021 (IPS) The 2021 high-level...

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Ugandan Mps Charged With Machete Murders But Opposition Claim It Is ‘political Persecution’

Yoweri Museveni, who turns 77 next week, was re-elected President of Uganda in January’s general election. He defeated pop star Bobi Wine, of the National Unity Platform, who claimed there had been widespread ballot box stuffing by the ruling...

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Nigeria’s Autochek Acquires Cheki Kenya And Uganda From Roam Africa

Nigerian automotive tech company Autochek today is announcing the acquisition of Cheki Kenya and Uganda from Ringier One Africa Media (ROAM) for an undisclosed amount. Per a statement, Autochek will finalize the deal in the coming weeks. With the...
Related topics: Nigeria, Kenya

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Uganda: Muslim Father Of Convert To Christianity Kills His Son For Refusing To Return To Islam

The death penalty for apostasy is part of Islamic law. It’s based on the Qur’an: “They wish you would disbelieve as they disbelieved so you would be alike. So do not take from among them allies until they emigrate for the cause of Allah. But...
Related topics: Religion

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Procuring Anticancer Drugs: Lessons From Uganda

Dr David Kerr discusses a recent article on the procurement of anticancer drugs and the potential to improve access to these essential cancer medicines. Medscape Oncology
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Uganda Will Host Thousands Of Afghan Refugees

Uganda is set to temporarily host Afghan 2,000 refugees following their home country’s rapid takeover by the Taliban.Uganda’s minister for relief, disaster preparedness and refugees, Esther Anyakun, told the country’s Daily Monitor newspaper...
Related topics: Taliban

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Uganda’s Popular Boda-bodas Are Now Part Of The Government’s Surveillance System

On Jul.23, Uganda awarded a controversial 10-year surveillance contract to a Russian company with a history of debt issues. Moscow-based Joint Stock Company Global Security is being tapped to implement “intelligent transport monitoring...
Related topics: Russia, Moscow

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Uganda Lifts Some Covid-19 Restrictions

Uganda has lifted some COVID-19 restrictions after 42 days, while others stay in place.  The lockdown of schools remains until, the government says, some essential workers including health workers, security personnel, teachers, and those over 45...

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What This Physician Learned From Medicine In Developing Countries [podcast]

“On a recent call with a small health organization in rural Uganda, I asked the director about the C-section rate in the community. In some private maternity centers, this procedure is performed far more often than one might expect. I’ve...
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