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22-Feb-2020 to 13:00

Uganda-Rwanda border opening delayed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda-Rwanda border at Gatuna/Katuna which was shut last year will reopen but not before Kampala investigates claims that its operatives are harbouring dissidents of the government in Kigali.

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19-Feb-2020 to 19:45

Uganda uses aircraft to spray Locusts now confirmed in 17 districts

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — According to Uganda’s agriculture ministry the locusts which entered Uganda on 9th February, swarms of locusts entered into Uganda through Amudat and have now been sighted in 17 districts; Abim, Kaabong, Nakapiripirit, Amudat, Agago, Katakwi, Nabilatuk, Moroto, Napak, Kotido, Kole, Kitgum, Karenga, Kumi, Ngora, Soroti, Amuria and there are reports of sightings in Lango, Acholi and West Nile sub-regions.

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19-Feb-2020 to 13:02

Uganda hands back 13 more Rwandan nationals

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Government of Uganda has handed over 13 more Rwandan nationals to Rwanda government officials as part of the quadripartite summit agreement signed in Angola in August 2019.

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18-Feb-2020 to 15:33

Ugandan court frees other Rwandans accused of espionage

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Uganda on Tuesday released 13 more Rwandans charged with spying, following last week's high-level meeting between officials of the two countries in Kigali.

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17-Feb-2020 to 16:22

Uganda, South Sudan open One Stop border post at Nimule border crossing

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The OSBP is expected to reduce congestion that has been causing slow movements of people and goods, insufficient technical equipment, duplicated border procedures and non-coordination of the border agencies among others.

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10-Feb-2020 to 17:54

Locusts invade Uganda from Kenya

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda has confirmed the invasion of the much dreaded desert locusts in three districts in the Karamoja region of Kenya.

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03-Feb-2020 to 19:14

Visiting Israel PM wants Ugandan embassy in Jerusalem

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Visiting Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has proposed a Ugandan embassy in Jerusalem as Israel moots plans to open a mission in Kampala.

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