OUGANDA | UGANDA

24-Jan-2019 to 01:18

Uganda receives $1.6 billion medical consignment from India

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s ministry of health has this morning received essential medicines and medical supplies worth $1.6m from the government of India.

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22-Jan-2019 to 13:00

Uganda MTN pair deported

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Ugandan government has deported two foreign nationals over concerns that they were using their jobs as ploys to endanger national security.

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21-Jan-2019 to 12:17

Uganda: Gov’t to stop licensing betting companies

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s minister of state for Finance David Bahatai has disclosed that the government is to suspend issuing licenses to gambling and gaming companies.

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18-Jan-2019 to 13:09

Uganda: ICC trial of former Ongwen postponed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have adjourned the trial of Dominic Ongwen, a former commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), for two weeks to allow his lawyers have doctors assess Ongwen’s health.

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17-Jan-2019 to 14:03

Uganda gets Egypt funding for pilot fight against a dangerous water weed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt has committed US $ 230,000 for a one year pilot phase project to control the invasion of a new aquatic weed termed as the Kariba on major Ugandan lakes and rivers

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16-Jan-2019 to 23:50

Uganda tightens security following hotel siege in Kenya

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda police has released a statement assuring the public that security has been tightened to avert any terror attack similar to that which happened at a hotel in Kenya's westlands a Nairobi suburb

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14-Jan-2019 to 14:12

WHO orders mandatory Ebola screening at Uganda’s international airport

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The World Health Organization-WHO has ordered for mandatory Ebola screening of all passengers entering the country through Entebbe International Airport in a bid to avoid a possible outbreak in Uganda.

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