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Dr. Kristen DeStigter, a Local radiologist brings ultrasound to Uganda

Burlington, Vermont | WCAX News | A Vermont doctor is making a difference half a world away. Worldwide a woman dies every minute from complications associated with pregnancy and labor. Dr. Kristen DeStigter is a radiologist at ...


Raid on Bin Laden Ranks with Entebbe Airport Battle

By Anthony Ventre | In military operations, plans are just as apt to go wrong as right. Desert One and Entebbe are military actions that come to mind as we watch the unfolding aftermath of Osama bin Laden’s sudden end in ...



Ugandan Samite teaming with David Cullen for world music concert

By Susan L. Peé?a | Reading Eagle Correspondent | For the final presentation of Reading Area Community College’s 2010-2011 Downtown Performing Arts Series, Ugandan-American musician Samite Mulondo (who goes by the name S...



Invisible Children take message to Vernon students

VERNON – Roadies from the Invisible Children Organization hosted two assemblies at Vernon Township High School as part of their mission to heighten awareness of the tragedy of the children kidnapped in Uganda, and now the...


Reuters: Uganda gay activist woman wins major rights award

By Robert Evans | GENEVA (Reuters) – Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera, founder of a gay rights movement in Uganda where as in many African countries homosexuality is illegal, has won a major international award for her work, it w...



ROY AFRIQUE & AfriQue Events Presents “CRUISE AFRIQUE ~ ALL WHITE EDITION”

ROY AFRIQUE & AfriQue Events Presents “CRUISE AFRIQUE ~ ALL WHITE EDITION” aboard the LUXURIOUS SPIRIT OF BOSTON) ~ MEMORIAL WEEKEND. SAT. MAY 28th. 2011 4 Levels of Entertainment::Cash Bar|21+ Proper ID Level 1...



Ugandan girl’s joy – New bicycle from Hailsham charity

A TEENAGE GIRL from Uganda ‘shrieked with joy’ when she was given a new bike by a Hailsham charity. Tabitha Namataka aged 16, from Kabubbu in Uganda, was given the bicycle by The Quicken Trust with Southern Water. “It wil...


The Global Orphan Project Presents The Tour d’Uganda (TdU) Cycling Event

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Christian Newswire | The Global Orphan Project (GO Project) announces the Tour d’Uganda, 2012! Next January 7th through the 17th, twenty-one riders will bike more than 250 miles across the beautiful cou...



Ugandan Opposition Rejects Talks With Government on Accelerating Inflation

By Fred Ojambo | Bloomberg | Uganda’s main opposition group said it won’t take part in talks with the government scheduled for today over accelerating inflation until the authorities apologize for the arrest of one of its l...


Uganda, Kenya, other World leaders react to news of bin Laden’s death

(CNN) — World reaction poured in early Monday after President Barack Obama’s announcement that terror leader Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan. The United States put its diplomatic facilities around the world o...



Gaddafi’s Son, Saif al Arab, ‘Killed In Nato Air Strike’

(CNN) — One of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi’s sons — Saif al-Arab Gadhafi — was killed after a NATO airstrike, a spokesman for Libya’s government said Sunday at a press conference. Moammar Gadhafi...



Ugandan President Museveni Says Opposition Must Inform Police of Protests

By Eric Ombok and Fred Ojambo | Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said opposition leader Kizza Besigye, who has been hospitalized after being injured during his arrest this week, should inform the police about planned protests ...


Riots erupt in Uganda capital after brutal arrest of opposition politician; 1 dead, 64 wounded

Washington Post | KAMPALA, Uganda — Army troops and police fired live bullets at rioting demonstrators in downtown Kampala on Friday, the first time the Uganda’s growing protest movement had reached the country’s capital....



William & Kate to be Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

LONDON (Reuters) ~ By Keith Weir and Michael Holden | Kate Middleton will be given the title Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge when she marries Britain’s Prince William on Friday, Buckingham Palace said in a sta...



A Ugandan’s Journey to America, “The Road to US Citizenship”

By Jannet Lwanga | Ugandan Diaspora | Seated among the 600 immigrants from more than 20 countries at Worcester Mechanics Hall, Here I was, joined by other immigrants, clutching the American flag and reciting the Pledge of All...


Police arrest, tear gas a top Ugandan opposition leader during 5th ‘walk to work’ protest

By Godfrey Olukya, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press | KAMPALA, Uganda – Police cracked open the window of Uganda’s top opposition leader and fired tear gas into his vehicle on Thursday during a fifth p...



Uganda President To Meet Opposition Leader Over High Food, Fuel Prices

FOX BUSINESS | By Nicholas Bariyo, KAMPALA Uganda -(Dow Jones)- The Ugandan president will meet the country’s opposition leader next week to discuss a way to deal with rising food and fuel prices, which have triggered unr...


Ethiopian Airlines, Truly – The Spirit of Africa!

By Ronnie Mayanja | Travel Insight | In January of this year I embarked on a trip to my motherland Uganda. Prior to the trip I had been shopping around for an airline that could provide me with stellar in-flight service at an a...



“Where are the youth in all this?” | A Speech by Elly Karuhanga, at a recent youth leader’s conference

By Elly Karuhanga | Youth Leaders Conference | I am here today because I am seeking to be governed well in my old age and it’s my right to enjoy. When am with my children who are now adults, we talk about the future of our co...



Ugandan Diaspora at St. Peter’s Anglican Church of Uganda Celebrate Easter

In tradition with their cultural and religious beliefs, several Ugandans living in and around Boston congregated at various institutions of worship to celebrate the crucifixion and resurrection of our lord Jesus Christ. Service...


My visit to the Franklin Zoo in downtown Boston, USA

By Ronnie Mayanja | UNAA Times Online | I visited the Franklin Zoo in the downtown Boston, USA and from start to finish there was something to see that kept your excitement levels high. Although Africa is several hundred miles ...






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