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News Uganda: Uganda’s oil ambitions delayed as deals stall

News source: https://www.ft.com/content/bbc65a9a-d4af-11e9-8367-807ebd53ab77
Publicated on: Saturday 14 September 2019

Work on a multibillion-dollar Ugandan pipeline project has stalled in the wake of continued disagreements between the government and its three foreign partners, threatening the east African country’s ...

News Uganda: U.S. hits North Korea, Uganda in new rounds of sanctions

News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2019/09/13/US-hits-North-Korea-Uganda-in-new-rounds-of-sanctions/7911568392033/
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Sept. 13 (UPI) --The Trump administration set out two new rounds of sanctions Friday -- one against North Korean hackers for targeting money, infrastructure and global businesses, and another against ...

News Uganda: Uganda’s newest attraction: Idi Amin, its dictator from the 1970s

News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-09-11/uganda-idi-amin-museum
Publicated on: Wednesday 11 September 2019

Four years ago, researchers working to preserve Ugandan history came across an old metal filing cabinet at the state broadcasting company and pried it open. Inside were some 70,000 negatives. Their ...

News Uganda: Oscars: Uganda Selects 'Kony: Order From Above' for International Feature Category

News source: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/oscars-uganda-selects-kony-order-international-feature-category-1239516
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

The film marks Uganda's first ever entry in the best international feature Oscar race. Uganda has submitted T. Steve Ayeny's Kony: Order From Above for the international feature category at the 2020 ...

News Uganda: Uganda: As refugee influx persists, UN cites funding gaps

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/uganda-as-refugee-influx-persists-un-cites-funding-gaps/2019/09/12/4cbd7f3e-d54f-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

KAMPALA, Uganda — Major gaps in funding are constraining the work of the United Nations refugee agency in Uganda, according to the UNHCR representative in the East African country sheltering 1.3 ...

News Uganda: Obibi: Uganda's moral monster

News source: https://www.bbc.com/reel/video/p07n0ww0/the-creature-behind-uganda-s-moral-monster
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Where myths, legends and cultural history is re-examined by 21st Century methods. The Obibi legend helps teach children the difference between right and wrong. Who are the mysterious eerie faces found ...

News Uganda: US sanctions Uganda's ex-police boss for rights abuses

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/us-sanctions-ugandas-ex-police-boss-for-rights-abuses/ar-AAHg44g
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

The US government announced sanctions against Uganda's once-powerful police chief on Friday, citing evidence of corruption and human rights abuses including torture. The agencies said there was ...

News Uganda: A tale of Uganda’s Jewish community

News source: https://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/A-tale-of-Ugandas-Jewish-community-601770
Publicated on: Sunday 15 September 2019

Between the cornfields and the banana trees sits a synagogue in the Ugandan village of Putti. This is how 19-year-old Jonah Stocki described in amazement the location of a rural synagogue that is home ...

News Uganda: Zambia's Madalisto bags Uganda Professionals Open

News source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1507088/zambias-madalisto-bags-uganda-professionals
Publicated on: Sunday 15 September 2019

It was the second time that the Sunshine Tour player who walked away with sh41m was winning on Ugandan soil, following a similar victory in Kampala in 2015. Despite struggling a little bit in the ...

News Uganda: Big promises, few results: Chinese farms falter in Uganda

News source: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/2019/0910/Big-promises-few-results-Chinese-farms-falter-in-Uganda
Publicated on: uesday 10 September 2019

Two Chinese agricultural projects were lauded by the Ugandan president. A few growing seasons later, their promises remain unfulfilled.

News Uganda: 3 killed, 18 injured in road accident in Uganda

News source: https://menafn.com/1099006522/3-killed-18-injured-in-road-accident-in-Uganda
Publicated on: Sunday 15 September 2019

(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) At least three people were killed and 18 others critically injured in a road accident involving a regional bus in the eastern district of Bugiri on Sunday ...

News Uganda: Rwanda, Uganda Officials to Meet in Kigali

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201909120053.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 11 September 2019

Rwanda and Uganda's ministers for foreign affairs and those in charge of internal affairs, as well as heads of intelligence, are set to meet in Kigali on Monday next week in the latest attempt to ...