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Outgoing IGP Ochola hands over office

Outgoing IGP Ochola hands over office

Africa-Press - Uganda. Outgoing Inspector General of Police (IGP) Martins Okoth- Ochola has handed over office to his deputy Maj Gen Geoffrey Tumusiime Katsigazi.The...
Pay dispute endangers public trust in House - Ogalo

Pay dispute endangers public trust in House – Ogalo

Africa-Press - Uganda. The 11th Parliament is in the limelight over questionable expenditure, including a decision by its Commission members to award Shs1.7 billion...
Uganda threatens to shut doors against refugees over food shortage

Uganda threatens to shut doors against refugees over food shortage

Africa-Press - Uganda. Uganda may be forced to review its open-door refugee policy, if the international community remains adamant about supporting the country to...
Museveni ‘handshake’ with Ruto expected to end DRC conflict, oil import dispute

Museveni ‘handshake’ with Ruto expected to end DRC conflict, oil import dispute

Africa-Press - Uganda. President William Ruto’s meeting with Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni this week shouldn’t have been big news. They had been political buddies...
Ruto uses back channels to ease Ethiopia, Somalia tensions

Ruto uses back channels to ease Ethiopia, Somalia tensions

Africa-Press - Uganda. Kenya’s President William Ruto has engaged a higher gear for back channels to ease tension between Ethiopia and Somalia, motivated by...
Uganda ready to sign Africa open skies plan

Uganda ready to sign Africa open skies plan

Africa-Press - Uganda. Uganda is keen to sign the Single Africa Air Transport Market protocol, ending years of fence-sitting. Authorities in Kampala indicated this...
Two Uganda policemen arrested over stealing from Rwandan

Two Uganda policemen arrested over stealing from Rwandan

Africa-Press - Uganda. Two Uganda policemen attached to Katuna border station in Kabale District have been arrested on allegations of aggravated robbery, authorities have...
UPDF rewards officers who helped foil coup

UPDF rewards officers who helped foil coup

Africa-Press - Uganda. On December 15, 2013, Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) soldiers stormed Juba, the besieged capital of South Sudan, to engage putschists,...
Works on SGR start 2024, says govt

Works on SGR start 2024, says govt

Africa-Press - Uganda. Construction of the long-awaited Uganda Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) is set to commence before the end of this year, the project...
Minister Mayanja orders evicted Balaalo back on contentious Kayunga forest reserve land

Minister Mayanja orders evicted Balaalo back on contentious Kayunga forest reserve land

Africa-Press - Uganda. Lands state minister, Mr Sam Mayanja, has ordered the over 8,000 land tenants, mostly Balaalo who had been evicted from Bajjo...