OUGANDA | UGANDA

06-Jan-2021 to 12:40

Uganda: the pop star "obsessed" with unseating Museveni

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu enjoyed relative success as a pop star in Uganda but the musician known by his stage name Bobi Wine is also causing a stir on the political scene ahead of next week's presidential election.

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20-Nov-2020 to 17:05

Uganda's death toll climbs to 29 after deadly protests

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Death toll has climbed to 29 in three days of protests in Uganda triggered by the arrest of musician-turned-presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, commonly known as Bobi Wine, several Ugandan media reported Friday.

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20-Nov-2020 to 09:08

Uganda demo deaths at 29 as detained oppo leader bailed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — At least 29 people are now known to have been killed as Ugandan police opened fire on demonstrators who took to the streets following Wednesday's arrest of opposition presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi known as Bobi Wine.

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28-Sep-2020 to 17:05

Fire destroys Uganda mattress factory

APA-Kampala (Kampala) — Fire has partly destroyed a mattress factory in Njeru Municipality, located in the central Ugandan district of Buikwe, APA learnt on Monday.

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28-Sep-2020 to 16:48

Uganda begins Covid vaccine trials in November

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Human trials of a coronavirus vaccine still under research in Uganda are being slated to begin in November, senior health officials in Kampala have confirmed.

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28-Aug-2020 to 11:27

10 children killed by lightning in Uganda

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Ten children taking shelter in a thatched hut in a town in northwest Uganda have been struck and killed by lightning, APA learnt on Friday.

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10-Aug-2020 to 11:49

Uganda: Opposition leader's anger as church building demolished

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Veteran opposition leader Kizza Besigye has expressed anger over Sunday's demolition of a church building in the town of Ndeeba, in Lubanga district, central Uganda.

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