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Uganda’s Opposition Leader, Kizza Besigye Blocked From Travelling to South Africa

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Kampala — Opposition leader Dr Besigye has cancelled his trip to South Africa where he was scheduled to address the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference. Check also: Uganda Shuts-Down 63 Schools Backed By Microsoft And Facebook Founders Dr Besigye was on Tuesday forced to call off the trip after police blocked him at his home in Kasangati. The opposition politician ...

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Uganda Shuts-Down 63 Schools Backed By Microsoft And Facebook Founders

private schools

Kampala – Uganda’s High Court on Friday ordered the closure of a chain of low-cost private schools backed by Microsoft and Facebook founders Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. Check also: Akon In Liberia To Install Electricity In Primary Schools Judge Patricia Basaza Wasswa ruled the 63 Bridge International Academies provided unsanitary learning conditions, used unqualified teachers and were not properly licensed. ...

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Ugandan rebels kill 6 DRC civilians

Rebels kill civilians in DRC

Goma – Six civilians were hacked to death in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo in an attack by Ugandan Islamist rebels, local officials said on Tuesday. Check also: Uganda’s Islamist Rebels Have Attacked Again In Eastern Congo Fighters from the Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) attacked a small village in North Kivu province on Monday, an administrator in ...

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President Yoweri Museveni Surprised Villagers Of Luweero District By Fetching Water On A Bicycle

Museveni in Luweero

President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was pictured doing the unusual this morning when he was spotted by villagers fetching water on a bicycle in a Kawumu village, Luweero District, of Uganda. Check also: Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni’s Roadside Phone Call Gets Twitter Users Guessing The president did this to create awareness on his ‘Operation Wealth Creation’ agenda of drip irrigation ...

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Police Arrested 2 Ugandans demonstrating their support for Donald Trump

police warned over toture

KAMPALA, Uganda — A Ugandan official says two opposition activists were arrested outside the U.S. Embassy Tuesday while demonstrating their support for Donald Trump. Check also: I Don’t Think Hilary Is Loyal to Bill Clinton, Says Donald Trump Emilian Kayima, a spokesman for Ugandan police, said the two men are likely to be charged with the offense of unlawful assembly for ...

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