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Taxi operators call off strike after meeting with IGP

Taxi operators call off strike after meeting with IGP

City taxi operators have called off a planned strike after the Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura promised to have their colleagues released. The drivers had threatened to go on strike tomorrow, protesting the arrest of over 70 of their colleagues by the City Authority ...

Catherine Ageno

May 24th, 2015

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EAC Leaders to Hold Another Summit on Burundi Crisis

EAC Leaders to Hold Another Summit on Burundi Crisis

East African leaders are set to hold yet another Heads of State Summit to discuss the Burundi crisis. This comes as the country insists on holding the presidential elections scheduled for June 26 despite growing tension and unrest in the country. The EAC Council of Ministers

Catherine Ageno

May 24th, 2015

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Uganda Needs Patriotism to maintain peace-Museveni

Uganda Needs Patriotism to maintain peace-Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Patriotism, Pan-Africanism and Modernization are what Uganda needs to attain and maintain peace and stability. The President was yesterday giving the Inaugural Annual National Liberation Struggle Memorial Public Lecture on Peace and ...

Catherine Ageno

May 24th, 2015

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UN Chief condemns killing of Burundi opposition leader

UN Chief condemns killing of Burundi opposition leader

The UN Secretary-General Ban Kii Moon has condemned the killing of an opposition leader in Burundi. The body of the head of the Union for Peace and Development Zedi Feruzi and that of his body guard were found lying outside his home in the capital Bujumbura. In a statement, ...

Catherine Ageno

May 24th, 2015

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Government Chief Engineer Bagonza Acquitted

Government Chief Engineer Bagonza Acquitted

The interdicted Government chief engineer Samson Bagonza has been set free by Court of Appeal. Engineer Bagonza was in June/2010 sentenced to 3 years imprisonment for abuse of office and causing a financial loss of 1.6billion shillings during CHOGM preparations. 3Justices ...

Raymond Lukwago

May 22nd, 2015

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