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News Uganda: Uganda's ruling-party MPs back country's aging leader for another term

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/ugandas-ruling-party-mps-back-countrys-aging-leader-092715672.html
Publicated on: Sunday 17 March 2019

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Members of parliament from Uganda's ruling party are backing President Yoweri Museveni's attempt to win another term, according to a resolution adopted at their ongoing meeting ...

News Uganda: Uganda’s Water and Environment Week is back, bigger

News source: https://www.independent.co.ug/ugandas-water-and-environment-week-is-back-bigger/
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Among the leaders participating in the clean-up events in Entebbe last weekend to mark the start of the Water and Environment week were Sebwana Charles Kisiriza, the chief of Busiro County. PHOTO ...

News Uganda: Rwanda: as tensions mount with Uganda, here’s how to defuse the crisis

News source: http://theconversation.com/rwanda-as-tensions-mount-with-uganda-heres-how-to-defuse-the-crisis-113532
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Tensions are mounting dangerously between Rwanda and Uganda. The two central African countries historically have been closely linked, with each playing a key role in the other’s political ...

News Uganda: Former employees skeptical on success of revived Uganda Airlines

News source: https://www.independent.co.ug/former-employees-skeptical-on-success-of-revived-uganda-airlines/
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Former employees of the Uganda Airlines have warned that the airline will not survive if factors that led to its collapse and cancellation of its Air Operating ...

News Uganda: Uganda’s ruling party backs President Museveni’s bid for sixth term

News source: https://thenerveafrica.com/28124/ugandas-ruling-party-backs-president-musevenis-bid-for-sixth-term/
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

There is a need to purge African leaders of the mentality that a political position is for life and Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni is one of such leaders. Election holds every five years in Uganda ...

News Uganda: Uganda, Nigeria & Sierra Leone set the tone on opening day of U19 qualifiers

News source: https://czarsportzauto.com/uganda-nigeria-sierra-leone-set-the-tone-on-opening-day-of-u19-qualifiers/
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Nigeria U19 squad jubilant after winning against Namibia U19 in U19 CWC Africa Division 1 qualifiers - Image by Nigeria Cricket Federation @cricketnigeria (Twitter) Uganda U19 won the bragging rights ...

News Uganda: Uganda flies the flag again

News source: http://anacgabon.org/uganda-flies-the-flag-again.html
Publicated on: Sunday 17 March 2019

Uganda is rejoining the club of countries with national airlines as it seeks to recapture some of the revenue currently being taken by foreign carriers. Nature, they say, abhors a vacuum. So does ...

News Uganda: Uganda shilling slides as borrowing goes up

News source: https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/business/Uganda-shilling-slides-as-borrowing-goes-up/2560-5030240-xx3lenz/index.html
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

It is rising pressure from manufacturers and telecommunications companies engaged in large foreign currency-related transactions. Energy companies appeared to adopt a lower profile in the forex market ...

News Uganda: Uganda’s ruling NRM endorses President Museveni for ‘2021 elections and beyond’

News source: https://www.today.ng/news/politics/ugandas-ruling-nrm-endorses-president-museveni-2021-elections-203997
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Uganda’s ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) lawmakers have endorsed President Yoweri Museveni to continue leading the party and the state. The parliamentary caucus in Kyankwanzi District ...

News Uganda: Uganda: Border Crisis - Indifference From Uganda Rankles Rwanda

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201903180659.html
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

With efforts at mediation remaining far from taking shape, Uganda's indifference in the ongoing border spat with Rwanda has unsettled the leadership in Kigali, which according to sources in the ...

News Uganda: Uganda Cranes arrive in Egypt

News source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1496434/uganda-cranes-arrive-egypt
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Uganda Cranes contingent has arrived in Egypt ahead of their five-day training camp. The team that traveled to Cairo via Addis Ababa Ethiopia on Sunday evening abroad Ethiopian Airlines arrived in the ...

News Uganda: Local firms at losing end as Uganda sets the stage for oil production

News source: https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/business/Firms-at-losing-end-as-Uganda-sets-stage-for-oil-production/2560-5030298-11a84bbz/index.html
Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Service providers lack the capacity to execute large procurement contracts. Sources says that most business opportunities for service providers in the local oil and gas industry lie between the oil ...