Donors Pledge U.S.$352 Million for Refugees

[Deutsche Welle] UN chief Antonio Guterres on Friday appealed to the international community to assist Uganda in dealing with a surging refugee influx from South Sudan. Donor pledges have fallen way below the target.

[Deutsche Welle] UN chief Antonio Guterres on Friday appealed to the international community to assist Uganda in dealing with a surging refugee influx from South Sudan. Donor pledges have fallen way below the target.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Wakiso RDC Kyeyune Got 42 Acres of a Forest Reserve

[Observer] The commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Wakiso RDC Ian Kyeyune to respond to allegations that he illegally obtained land that is part of Nonve forest reserve in Wakiso.

[Observer] The commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Wakiso RDC Ian Kyeyune to respond to allegations that he illegally obtained land that is part of Nonve forest reserve in Wakiso.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Armed South Sudanese Abduct 13 Refugees, Steal 180 Cows

[Observer] Moyo -Gunmen suspected to be members of the South Sudan Liberation Army (SPLA) on Tuesday raided Bari Village in Metu sub-county, Moyo district, and disappeared with more than 180 heads of cattle.

[Observer] Moyo -Gunmen suspected to be members of the South Sudan Liberation Army (SPLA) on Tuesday raided Bari Village in Metu sub-county, Moyo district, and disappeared with more than 180 heads of cattle.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buganda Royal Fight Threatens U.S.$ 250 Million Hospital Project

[Observer] Two Buganda royal families are locked in a battle for ownership of a 37-acre piece of land in Lubowa which was recently earmarked for a multi-billion hospital, writes JOSEPH KIMBOWA.

[Observer] Two Buganda royal families are locked in a battle for ownership of a 37-acre piece of land in Lubowa which was recently earmarked for a multi-billion hospital, writes JOSEPH KIMBOWA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Supersport Wins Euro Deal

[Observer] SuperSport has scored broadcast rights on all platforms (including television, internet and mobile) to an array of major international football. This was disclosed on Wednesday at MultiChoice offices in Kololo.

[Observer] SuperSport has scored broadcast rights on all platforms (including television, internet and mobile) to an array of major international football. This was disclosed on Wednesday at MultiChoice offices in Kololo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EU Gives U.S.$94 Million for Refugees in Uganda

[Observer] The European Union (EU) has given a massive shot in the arm to the Uganda Solidarity Summit for refugees, which starts in Kampala today, by announcing that it will provide ?85 million (about Shs 340 billion) in humanitarian aid and longer te…

[Observer] The European Union (EU) has given a massive shot in the arm to the Uganda Solidarity Summit for refugees, which starts in Kampala today, by announcing that it will provide ?85 million (about Shs 340 billion) in humanitarian aid and longer term development assistance

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda