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HAMMER ATTACK: 5 SUSPECTS INCLUDING A POLICEMAN NETTED AT KATUNA BORDER, TRANSFERRED TO KAMPALA

Uganda Police Force has arrested 5 suspects including a policeman at Katuna border to assist with investigations regarding a hammer attack that left Kellen Rwengabo Tibehenderwa prominent business woman at Katuna border for “dead”. Brian Ampeire Senior Superintendent of Police and District Police Commander Kabale district in South Western Uganda …

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JOB CREATION WILL ENSURE GENDER EQUALITY- PRESIDENT MUSEVENI PLEDGES IN NAIROBI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POPULATION DEVELOPMENT (ICPD25)

After 25 years since World Leaders met in Egypt In 1994, to articulate a bold vision regarding the relationship between population, development and Individual well-being, they meet again to strengthen the promise in Nairobi Kenya. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Addressed the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD25) in Nairobi, …

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Ebola: Attackers kill DR Congo journalist shining light on virus

Image captionMore than 2,000 people have died in the Ebola outbreak in DR Congo A Congolese journalist who had been raising awareness about the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been killed at his home. The army said unidentified attackers raided Papy Mumbere Mahamba’s home in Lwebma, …

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Diaspora in Southern Africa turn to Parliament on jailed Ugandans

The President General of COUSA, Moses Ssentongo, hands over a Report to Hon. Amongin. Uganda’s other MPs are: Hon. Felix Okot Ogong (4th left) and Hon. Anifa Kawooya (3rd right), who are joined by some of the Ugandans living in South AfricaPosted on: 29 Oct 2019 JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH ARICA: Ugandans living …

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Deputy Speaker commends Lalogi HCIV on improved maternal healthcare

Medical officers take Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah (2nd left) on a tour of Lalogi Health Centre IV in Omoro District on Saturday 25 October 2019Posted on: 28 Oct 2019 Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, has commended efforts made by Lalogi Health Centre IV to bring down the number of maternal deaths in …

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Kenya Launches National Immunisation Programme for Human-Papillomavirus (HPV)

Otushabire Tibyangye & Agencies JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, October 23, 2019 The Kenyan government to day has launched National Immunisation Programme (NIP) for the Human-Papillomavirus (HPV – the main cause of cervical cancer) joining other countries in the region. “We are excited that Kenya now joins Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania, …

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Central African countries optimistic about halving deaths from malaria, but major challenges remain

ABUJA, Nigeria, October 22, 2019/ — Central African countries surveyed in new opinion study believe that halving malaria deaths is more achievable than elimination by 2030; Malaria experts are very concerned that climate change could increase the threat of malaria in the region: Surveillance and programme delivery need to improve …

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WHO TO VERIFY CLAIMS OF EBOLA IN UGANDA BY RWANDA.

World Health Organization Kampala has picked interest in the “ebola” case where 61 Pilgrims from Kasese District were blocked from entering Rwanda. Kigezi News reported that 61 pilgrims from Kasese diocese going to visit a small town of Kibeho were blocked byRwanda  Immigration officials. Upon publishing the story last evening, …

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NO EBOLA CASE IN UGANDA,BLOCKED UGANDANS TO RWANDA CAN APPEAL TO FOREIGN AFFAIRS

UGANDA HAS NO EBOLA; BLOCKING UGANDANS CAN BE DISCUSSED BY FOREIGN AFFAIRS. Uganda’s officials have reacted to a story running on Kigezi News website that Ugandans were blocked at Katuna border by Rwanda because of “ebola”. “We don’t have ebola in Uganda, we don’t discuss disease and politics”. The officials …

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BREAKING NEWS:RWANDA BLOCKS UGANDANS AT KATUNA BORDER OVER “EBOLA”

Rwanda Immigration Officers at Katuna border have blocked 61 Ugandans from crossing into Rwanda over “ebola” scare. The Pilgrims from Kasese diocese were heading to Kibeho for prayers.  Kibeho is a small town in south Rwanda, which became known outside of that country because of reported apparitions of the Blessed …

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