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ICC president visits LRA war victims

  Judge Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi, the president of the International Criminal Court (ICC), has visited victims of the Joseph Kony-led Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebellion in northern Uganda. The victims are beneficiaries of the Trust Fund for Victims (TFV), a project helping victims through psychological rehabilitation, physical rehabilitation and material support. Some

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Kampala Mayor Speaks out on Park Yard Market Demolition: Govt on Land Grabbing Spree

Kampala city mayor Erias Lukwago has accused government of land grabbing attempts hours after police sealed off Park Yard Market, a Kampala downtown market as a demolition exercise went ahead, 10 days to a deadline given to traders to vacate. Kampala minister Beti Kamya had issued a 30-day ultimatum to the

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TOUGH TIMES: Kenya Govt Adverts won’t appear in private media anymore

As one of the measures to slash expenditure, the Kenyan government has banned state advertising in commercial media. According to a memo dated February 8, 2017, the ban also includes tenders and job applications. In the memo, head of Civil Service Joseph Kinyua warns accounting officers that they “will be forced

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Kayihura boy throws bash, to legalize bonking

The Towerpost exclusively learnt that the crime preventers boss Blaise Kamugisha the National Coordinator of the Crime Prevention Movement and the Executive Director of the National Crime Preventers Forum was at the weekend in Rukungiri for a giveaway of his intended. For those who only think that crime prevention is only

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