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Wall Street Journal | Tanzanian Court Clears Extradition of Rebel Leader Jamil Mukulu to Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda—A Tanzanian court on Thursday cleared the extradition of Jamil Mukulu, leader of Congo-based Islamist rebel group Allied Democratic Forces, to face trail in Uganda for allegedly ordering a spate of deadly atta...


World Travel Awards | Kampala Serena Hotel – Overall Winner Uganda’s Leading Hotels Category of 2015

World Travel Awards 2015 — At the just concluded Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony, Kampala Serena Hotel was once again recognized out of five nominees as the overall winner of Uganda’s Leading Hotels’ category ...



Opinion | ‘Mbabazi Could Do With Some Honesty’ By Don Wanyama Former Managing Editor Daily Monitor

In October, 2008, Amama Mbabazi, who was the Security Minister, was a man under siege. The parliamentary committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises had just finished writing its report about the now i...



Straight Talk Africa, June 24th | Dr. Shaka Ssali Studio Guests – Presidential Aspirant Amama Mbabazi and Ambassador Herman J. Cohen

Veteran host Dr. Shaka Ssali and his guests examine the reluctance of some African leaders to relinquish power when their terms are nearing an end and politics of succession on the Continent. Washington Studio Guests: Amama Mba...


World Politics Review | Uganda’s Museveni Succeeds Where Others Fail in Eluding Term Limits

Andrew Green Tuesday, June 23, 2015 — KAMPALA, Uganda—As Burundi’s president, Pierre Nkurunziza, is learning, subverting constitutional term limits can be a tricky business. In April, Nkurunziza announced he would be...



Transition | A Magazine Founded In Uganda – Hutchins Center For African and African American Research at Harvard University

Born in Africa and bred in the diaspora, Transition is a unique forum for the freshest, most compelling ideas from and about the black world. Since its founding in Uganda in 1961, the magazine has kept apace of the rapid transf...



Job Opening | Housekeeper Immediately Wanted In The Potomac, Maryland, Washington DC Area

**** HOUSEKEEPER IMMEDIATELY !!! in Potomac, Maryland ( Washington DC area) ***** LIVE IN. (FEMALE 25-50 YEARS) ***** ( Live out only if you have a car and live 5 mins away ) ***** MUST SPEAK ENGLISH ***** MUST BE V. NEAT, CLEA...


The Roadmap to 2016 | Museveni Responds to Mbabazi’s Presidential Aspirations

Daily Monitor — Yes, the NRM is not that organised as it should be but Rt. Hon Mbabazi was our secretary general for more than 10 years and that is why I moved that we should amend the [party] constitution and we have a f...



Daily Monitor | Mbabazi denies VP post deal

Kampala- Former prime minister Amama Mbabazi has dispelled media reports suggesting that he is in reconciliatory talks with President Museveni who has promised him a spot as vice president. Local media reports indicate that the...


Opinion | Uganda will need another transition by Moses Khisa

Weekly Observer — Last week, a leading member of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) told me he fully agrees that the country has gone ‘astray and needs to be redirected’. This view is held by Ugandans acros...



New York Times | Body of a LRA Rebel Commander Is Identified in Uganda — Okot Odhiambo

By RICK GLADSTONE — The bullet-scarred remains of the No. 2 commander in the Lord’s Resistance Army, the guerrilla group that once terrorized central Africa, have been positively identified after having been exhumed la...



Leader of Opposition | Parliament Graft Now Official – Wafula Oguttu

Written by Deo Walusimbi — To Wafula Oguttu, the leader of opposition in parliament (LOP), corruption in the august House has taken on an official tagline. Oguttu said in an April 2 interview at his LOP office that offic...


Xtreme 3 Ministries — The Ugandan Musical ‘Africa Second to None’ Coming to Toronto!

Xtreme 3 Ministries — ‘Africa Second to None’ the musical tells a story of Africa’s evolution in music, dance and lifestyle drawing from our ancient history through to the present.   A 60 minute production...



Join The Launch of The Tooro American Association (TAA) April 4th Chevy Chase, MD

On behalf of the Board of Directors, Members, and Friends of Tooro American Association, Inc. (TAA), I cordially invite you to the official launch of the Association on April 4, 2015 (7:00 am – 2:00 am) in Chevy Chase, Ma...



Memorial Day May 23rd – 25th | Buganda Bumu North American Convention Coming to Boston

Press Release — March 2, 2015, The leaders of Baganda Associations (BAs) in North America – Ggwangamujje Boston (GMB); Ggwangamujje Midwest (GMMW); Ggwangamujje DC (GMDC); Kamu Kamu, Dallas; Agali Awamu, Atlanta; ...


Ugandan Diaspora News | Letter from the Editor | March 2015 | Happy International Women’s Day!

Dear Readers, Global warming, or the fear of the same, has many of us asking all sorts questions about the record snowfall we saw last month in the Northern Hemisphere. On March 3 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will ...



RT | Russia to Build The First $3 Billion Dollar Oil Refinery in Uganda

A Russian consortium led by Rostec subsidiary RT Global Resources together with partners Tatneft and VTB Capital have won the tender to construct a $3 billion oil refinery in Uganda with capacity for 3 million tons a year. R...


Women’s Day Boston | Introducing the Uganda Women’s Association International (UWAI) Sunday March 8th from 4p – Waltham

Introducing the Uganda Women’s Association International (UWAI) A new vibrant women’s organization has been birthed in the Boston area to rally Ugandan women of all walks of life in the diaspora to rise up and enlarge their...



Death Annoucement | Assistant Inspector General of Police, Julius Shariita Dies In New York.

The Mission of Uganda to the United Nations in New York, with regret, announces the loss of a dear friend and valued colleague, Assistant Inspector General of Police, Julius Shariita. Mr. Shariita passed away at 11:15pm on Frid...



Introducing Chano8 Magazine for All Ugandan Entertainment News

Chano8.com is a monthly virtual (digital) Entertainment and lifestyle eMagazine that is run online and also distributed on CD. The magazine covers news and entertainment gossip from Uganda, Kenya,Tanzania and Rwanda, soon more ...


Liberation Day 1986 | Revisiting President Museveni’s Inaugural Fundamental Change Speech 31 Years Later!

On January 26th 1986 President Yoweri Museveni was sworn in on the steps of Parliament as the 9th President of the Republic of Uganda after overthrowing the Government of General Tito Okello Lutwa. Twenty-nine years later we re...






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