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Magufuli, Museveni Pour Cold Water on EPA Trade Deal, Propose more Projects

Tanzanian President John Magufuli and visiting Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday addressed a joint press conference at State in Dar es Salaam at the end of the latter’s two-day state visit, pouring cold water on proposed Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) with European Union (EU) and discussing more infrastructure projects. The

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VIDEOS: Technology Company Merck Empowers Ugandan Infertile Women

Merck, a leading science and technology company, has continued their commitment for the second year to empower infertile women in Uganda through improving access to information, health, change of mind-set and economic empowerment. Through ‘Empowering Berna’, Merck in partnership with Ministry of Health inaugurated small businesses that have been established this year

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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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Kyambogo Guild President Lugalavu Touts Achievements in Final Message

Outgoing, FDC leaning Kyambogo University Guild President, Lawrence  Lugalavu has vaunted the many achievements earned by his one year regime in final message to students. Top among the positive and notable ones, Lugalavu explains that he has had a strike-free regime yet many things have been done. He however explains that as

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Rwanda, Uganda Police Forces Seek Stronger Ties

Rwanda and Uganda Police forces have held a bilateral meeting to review the progress made in implementing resolutions adopted by the two institutions in 2016 as part of their collective pursuit against transnational and organized crimes. The meeting that brought together delegations from the two friendly forces and held at the

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