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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo meets with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, in Khartoum, Sudan

24 Sudan parties reject Israel normalisation deal

Middle East Monitor 13 Apr 2021
Last year, Sudan signed the Abraham Accords to build ties with Israel under US auspices ... OPINION ... The move came months after Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan, met with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Uganda's capital, Kampala ... ....

Uganda, Tanzania sign major pipeline project agreement

Ghana Web 12 Apr 2021
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni signed on Sunday the East African Crude Oil ... The agreement, signed in the Ugandan capital Kampala, paves the way for the construction of a 1,440 km crude oil pipeline from Uganda's Albertine region to the Tanzanian seaport of Tanga.

Uganda’s first oil production now set for early 2025

Ghana Web 12 Apr 2021
Mr Pouyanne described the Uganda oil project as “one of the largest in Africa” with capital requirements of more than $10b and which represent significant social and environmental stakes as the company’s area of operation is partly located in the Murchison Falls National Park.

Tanzania's Delegation in Uganda Ahead of Sunday's Signing of Oil Deal

All Africa 12 Apr 2021
Kampala -- Tanzania's delegation for the Tripartite meeting with Uganda and oil company Total arrived in the country's capital on Friday ahead of Sunday's April 11's signing of the Crude Oil Pipeline between Tanzania and Uganda ....

African civil society representatives sign document recommending postponement of 2nd GERD filling

Egypt Today 12 Apr 2021
CAIRO – 12 April 2021 ...  . The document, including many recommendations, was signed by the participants at the “Nile for Peace” conference held from 5-11 April in Uganda’s capital of Kampala, a statement by Maat read ... The representatives came from countries including Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, DR Congo, Burundi and Morocco ... .

‘Tell us if he’s dead’: Abductions and torture rattle Uganda

Indian Express 12 Apr 2021
The fear is still so palpable in the capital, Kampala, that many others have gone into hiding or left the country. Three months after Uganda’s president, Yoweri Museveni, won a sixth five-year term in office in the most fiercely contested election in years, his government appears to be intent on breaking the back of the political opposition.

Uganda, Tanzania sign oil pipeline project agreement

Anadolu Agency 11 Apr 2021
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni signed on Sunday the East African Crude Oil ... The agreement, signed in the Ugandan capital Kampala, paves the way for the construction of a 1,440 km crude oil pipeline from Uganda's Albertine region to Tanzanian seaport of Tanga.

Emirati funds, attends ex-maid's wedding in her home country

Khaleej Times 11 Apr 2021
You had become part of our family and everyone is going to miss you," he said as he bade farewell to Nasanga who was returning to her native Uganda to get married after diligently serving the family for six years ... Later, they returned to Uganda's capital, Kampala, where they attended Nasanga's wedding at Namirembe Cathedral Church.

For Many African Refugees, Uganda Is The Hoped-For Route To The West

The Tennessee Tribune 09 Apr 2021
KAMPALA, UgandaThe West remains a promised land for African refugees. Local leaders in Nsambya Ave-maria, a suburb in Uganda’s capital Kampala, woke up on March 31 to find hundreds of refugees gathering at a closed gate of an NGO, known as Stalwart International Workers for Humanity, known as SIWH ... Uganda’s borders closed due to COVID-19.

Ugandan president hails CPC's support to Africa

Xinhua 09 Apr 2021
Emmanuel Batibwe (L) Director of China-Uganda Friendship Hospital interacts with the Chinese medical team in Kampala, capital of Uganda, Jan ... Museveni, according to a State House statement released on Thursday, made the remarks while biding farewell to the outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Uganda Zheng Zhuqiang.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Uganda reaches $110M in 2020

Egypt Today 08 Apr 2021
Within the framework of the Ministry of Trade and Industry's efforts to boost Egyptian exports to African markets, the Egyptian Commercial Office in Uganda organized a visit for a delegation from the Food Industries Export Council to the capital, Kampala, to follow up on the ...

Egypt, Uganda sign security cooperation agreement as Sisi warns Ethiopia over Nile dam

The New Arab 08 Apr 2021
Egypt and Uganda have signed an agreement to share military intelligence as President Sisi warned Ethiopia following the failure of talks on its bitterly disputed Renaissance Dam. Uganda and Egypt signed a military intelligence sharing agreement on Wednesday, Reuters has reported.

Uganda's Bobi Wine loses round one of ‘bulletproof’ vehicle case

Ghana Web 07 Apr 2021
A Ugandan High Court sitting in the capital Kampala yesterday declined to block Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) from recalling the alleged bulletproof car belonging to former presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, for fresh tax reassessment ... In the final result, this application is not a proper one to grant a temporary injunction ... .

Akon Is Building His Futuristic Cities Through the African Continent; Setting the Grounds in Uganda Now

Coin Idol 06 Apr 2021
The investment-seeking couple was welcomed at Entebbe International Airport by the tourism ambassador, Eddy Kenzo and various dignitaries from the government and later flew to meet the President and first lady at their country residence in Rwakitura, Southwest of Uganda’s capital.

Archbishop of Uganda's capital Kampala found dead in his room

Ghana Web 04 Apr 2021
The Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kampala, Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has died, the Catholic Church has said. He was reportedly found dead in his house this morning ... .