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Vincent Mayanja

Vincent Mayanja

    Medics flee western Uganda as Ebola spreads
    Medics flee western Uganda as Ebola spreads
    Several dozen medics and support staff have fled western Uganda after their co-workers became infected with the Ebola virus in an outbreak that has...
    Kampala spruces up for CHOGM summit
    Kampala spruces up for CHOGM summit
    Uganda will be seeking to impress the world when it hosts the Commonwealth summit this week and convey a new image of a country best known for its...
    Hundreds of thousands await aid in flood-hit Africa
    Hundreds of thousands await aid in flood-hit Africa
    Hundreds of thousands of people awaited desperately needed relief supplies and faced the threat of epidemics on Friday as the death toll climbed in...
    Serious flooding hits Uganda, Kenya, Sudan
    Serious flooding hits Uganda, Kenya, Sudan
    Heavy rains continued to wreak havoc in East and Central Africa on Saturday as floods that have already displaced hundreds of thousands heightened...
    Ugandans laud Forest Whitaker's portrayal of Amin
    Ugandans laud Forest Whitaker's portrayal of Amin
    Just days before Hollywood's elite gathers for this year's Oscars, Ugandans hailed best actor nominee Forest Whitaker's portrayal of Idi Amin --...
    Uganda extends deadline for peace with rebels
    Uganda extends deadline for peace with rebels
    Uganda on Tuesday extended a September 12 deadline for the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) to agree to a peace deal or lose an amnesty offer for...
    Ugandan rebels order fighters to prepare for truce
    Ugandan rebels order fighters to prepare for truce
    Uganda's rebel Lord's Resistance Army on Monday ordered its forces to prepare for an imminent truce with the government under which they will move...
    ICC urged to quash war-crimes indictments
    ICC urged to quash war-crimes indictments
    A senior Ugandan official on Wednesday urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to quash its war-crimes indictments against the leaders of the...
    Uganda's Museveni sworn in for third term
    Uganda's Museveni sworn in for third term
    Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni took his third oath of office on Friday, formally extending his 21-year rule in an inauguration ceremony held...
    Under fire, Museveni marks 20 years in power
    Under fire, Museveni marks 20 years in power
    Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni marks two decades in power this weekend, less than a month before elections seen as a key test of his once-sterling but now tarnished democratic credentials....
    Ugandan rebel says LRA ready for peace talks
    Ugandan rebel says LRA ready for peace talks
    The deputy chief of Uganda's notorious Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) said on Wednesday the rebels are ready to talk peace, breaking the group's...
    Sudan gives Uganda space to move against rebels in south
    Sudan gives Uganda space to move against rebels in south
    The Sudanese government has for the first time agreed to allow Ugandan troops to pursue members of the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in all...