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US to restrict visas for Ugandans who implement its anti-gay law

Eye Witness News 05 Dec 2023
"I once again strongly encourage the government of Uganda to make ... The new law prescribes the death penalty for "aggravated homosexuality" in certain circumstances, although Uganda, unlike the United States, has not carried out capital punishment for many years.

UTB Commences Aggressive Marketing of ‘Explore Uganda’ Project.Nigeria, South Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya participate in Fam trip

This Day 04 Dec 2023
The Uganda ... According to him, the familiarisation trip will start from Kampala, the country’s capital, where some iconic landmarks such as Uganda National Museum, Ndere Cultural Centre are located.

'Where is our future': Uganda declares war on used clothing

Killeen Daily Herald 04 Dec 2023
For nearly three decades, the chaotic, overcrowded Owino secondhand market in Uganda's capital has been the cornerstone of Hadija Nakimuli's life, helping the widowed shopkeeper build a house and raise 12 children ... In an interview with AFP, Uganda's state minister for trade, David Bahati, said it was a question of "dignity".�.

70-year-old Ugandan woman gives birth to twins after fertility treatment

The Grio 01 Dec 2023
Safina Namukwaya gave birth to a boy and a girl on Wednesday via cesarean section at the hospital in the capital Kampala where she had been receiving in vitro fertilization treatment. KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A 70-year-old woman in Uganda has given birth to twins after receiving ...

'Africa's oldest mother' gives birth to twins aged 70 through IVF

ITV 01 Dec 2023
A 70-year-old woman has successfully given birth to twins in Uganda.

Parenting tips from a dad who's fostered 36 kids — by himself

NBC Bay Area 01 Dec 2023
Raised in rural Uganda, Mutabazi ran away from home at the age of 10, becoming a street kid in the capital city of Kampala, sleeping under stationary vehicles, selling peanuts at a bus station and surviving off fruit taken from stands at a market ... Then, after completing degrees in Uganda, the U.K.

From the archives, 1997: US training peacekeepers

Stars and Stripes 30 Nov 2023
KABAMBA, Uganda — As rain swept across the equatorial African highlands Sunday night, it drummed on the canvas of Sgt ... — some from the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, others from the 18th Airborne Corps – arrived July 21 at this hilltop overlooking the Kabamba military training school, 150 miles west of Kampala, Uganda’s capital.

Qatar Chamber reviews enhancing investment cooperation with Côte d’Ivoire, Uganda

The Peninsula 29 Nov 2023
Qatar Chamber reviews enhancing investment cooperation with Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda ... Meanwhile, Mohamed bin Twar Al Kuwari met with a delegation from Uganda led by Dr. Patrick Birungi, Executive Director of the Uganda Development Corporation ... He underscored the attractiveness of Uganda’s incentives and facilities for foreign capital.

Finnish runner embarks on 500km Qatar desert run

The Peninsula 29 Nov 2023
Doha, Qatar. Jukka Viljanen, a seasoned Finnish runner with over three decades of experience, commenced his historic desert run in Qatar on Sunday ... Read Also. Uganda pavilion at Expo Doha showcases natural diversity, landmarks Saudi capital Riyadh to host World Expo 2030 Need to protect education from attacks ... .

Selling weapons and sealing deals: Is Russia a reliable defense partner for Africa?

Anadolu Agency 27 Nov 2023
I don’t think Russia, the US, China or India can be reliable partners ... According to Freddie Egesa, a security analyst based in Uganda’s capital Kampala, while Russia may not have the financial muscle compared to China or the US to facilitate its push into Africa, it has weapons that many African governments eagerly wish to have ... .

Uganda: Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), G77 summits to boost tourism

TravelDailyNews 24 Nov 2023
As a result, government entities such as the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), and Uganda Airlines are working to complete rehabilitation works in preparation for the events ... These are very important meetings for Uganda’s economy ... The article Uganda.

Bobbi Wine, Moses Bwayo brings awareness to Uganda's crisis in new documentary

The Philadelphia Tribune 24 Nov 2023
“Those that have spoken up have vehemently critiqued the wrongs that are occurring in Uganda ... “I first started working on this project when Bobi Wine had just gotten into Parliament and my co-director and producer Christopher Sharp had reached out and we connected in Kampala (Uganda’s capital) and got involved,” Bwayo explains.

Kenya in talks to set up dry port in Uganda

Xinhua 22 Nov 2023
22 (Xinhua) -- The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) on Wednesday started talks with Uganda to establish a dry port in Kampala, the capital of Uganda ... "As Members of Parliament that is something that I wish you can support so that we can make the movement of cargo from the Port of Mombasa to Uganda very seamless.".

Africa's aviation experts meet in Uganda to discuss industry challenges, development

Xinhua 20 Nov 2023
20 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of aviation experts from Africa and beyond are gathering in Uganda to address common challenges affecting the industry on the continent. The 55th African Airlines Association (AFRAA) general assembly commenced Monday in Kampala, the capital of Uganda, under the theme "Strides to Transform Aviation for Development.".