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Ugandan soldiers to guard Chinese businesses after rash of robberies

The Ugandan military on Wednesday disclosed that its soldiers will soon be deployed as security guards for businesses of mostly Chinese investors that have suffered a spate of robberies in the country. 

CPJ demands release of Journalists detained without charge in Uganda

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on Thursday declared that the Ugandan government should immediately release eight employees of a national newspaper, Red Pepper, who are...

Devote more time to work instead of prayers, Yoweri Museveni tells...

  Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has urged his compatriots to spend more time working, not praying.     The president said the people's fundamental mission on earth was...

Museveni woos Qatar industrialists for investment in Uganda

    Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is using the opportunity of the ongoing United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, United States to woo...

37-year-old Ugandan woman sets world record with 38 children

Abuja (NAN) A 37-year-old Ugandan woman, living in Kabimbiri village, Mukono District, outside of Kampala,  has made world record for having 38 children. According to...

African Development Bank okays $2.3m for Uganda’s decentralized renewables development programme

Abidjan (PRN Africa) -- The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a project preparation grant of USD 2.3 million...

Ugandan troops begin South Sudan pull-out

Juba (AFP) - Uganda's army has begun its pull-out from neighbouring South Sudan, in line with a peace deal aimed at ending nearly two...

Uganda’s Museveni raps Obama over term limit, life presidency

Kampala (Xinhua/NAN) Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, has criticised US President, Barrack Obama, over his remarks about African leaders' failure to respect presidential term limits...

Yoweri Museveni, Ugandan leader in power for 30 years, seeks re-election

Uganda's long-serving president on Friday declared his bid for re-election in 2016, saying the country needs him to stick around to continue its economic development.

Chinese retail spreads in Uganda amid local jealousy

By RODNEY MUHUMUZA KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The last time men posing as immigration officials showed up at Wei Kun's shoe store in the Ugandan...

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