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  • UTB Warns Ugandan Travelers Carrying Gadgets to US, UK 27 Apr 2017 19:33 UBC By Our Reporter The USA and UK governments have announced a ban on laptops and tablets on direct flights to the two countries. Following this development, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has warned Ugandans flying to the US and the UK not to carry laptops, big …
  • Uganda Talks Face Collapse 27 Apr 2017 18:02 Black Star News   (Rebel commander Otti, shown far right, seated with Joseph Kony, says war may be only alternative). Uganda’s shaky peace talks between government and Lords Resistance Army (LRA) rebels took a downward turn this week when the LRA announced they would …
  • Canadian Solar delivers 10MW of modules to largest solar project in Uganda 27 Apr 2017 15:24 Energy Business Review Published 27 April 2017 Canadian Solar has supplied 10MW of PV modules to Soroti photovoltaic plant in Uganda. The project is the largest of its kind in East Africa and was officially inaugurated at the end of 2016. The Soroti plant consists of 32,000 …
  • Haffy Powers Causes Whopper Tension 27 Apr 2017 13:59 Red Pepper Galaxy FM presenter, Haffy Powers is a rare sexy creature that can turn on any normal man. Haffy left little to imagination when she flashed her yummy thighs and bubbly boobs on Thursday night during the Sape night at Club Amnesia. Sexy dripping Haffy …
  • As Violence Spreads In Uganda, Gen. Museveni Claims He's Restored "Peace" 27 Apr 2017 12:31 Black Star News     Relatives mourning victims in Rwenzori last year. Photo: The Daily Monitor [Elections 2016] The most flouted and talked about achievements of General Yoweri Museveni's National Resistance Movement (NRM) government is the peace and security …
  • Parliament Wants Gov’t to Declare State of Emergency over Famine 27 Apr 2017 11:09 Red Pepper Par­lia­ment has adopted a mo­tion to urge gov­ern­ment to de­clare a state of emer­gency in the famine-affected dis­tricts. This comes af­ter law­mak­ers from Lango sub-re­gion as well as Teso and Karamoja flanked by Mon­ica Amod­ing (NRM-Kumi) convinced …
  • Uganda Uncertain of Oil Production by 2020 27 Apr 2017 11:09 Red Pepper The Min­is­ter of State for Planning David Ba­hati has failed to confirm whether Uganda will be ready for com­mer­cial oil production by 2020. The Min­is­ter was ap­pear­ing be­fore Par­lia­men­t’s Bud­get Com­mit­tee to ex­plain the sta­tus of rec­om­ …
  • U.S. slams S Sudan’s Kiir over ‘man-made’ famine 27 Apr 2017 11:09 Red Pepper The United States slammed South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir on Tuesday for the African state’s “man-made” famine and ongoing conflict, urging him to fulfill a month-old pledge of a unilateral truce by ordering his troops back to their barracks. “We must …
  • US troops pull out of effort to find Kony 27 Apr 2017 10:16 Red Pepper American special forces have started to withdraw from the Central African Republic where they have been helping an African Union-led force to fight the notorious Ugandan rebel group, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). LRA leader Joseph Kony is wanted by …
  • Tributes And Funeral Announcement For Lt. Col. Ogole, Former Uganda Commander 27 Apr 2017 09:53 Black Star News The late commander Lt. Col. Ogole [Tribute And Funeral Announcement] Former Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA) Commander in the government of Dr. Milton Obote, Lt. Col. John Charles Ogole passed on after a long battle with prostate cancer. He died …