Climate Change Is Impacting Production of Beans in Uganda

[Monitor] The common dry bean is an important crop grown and consumed throughout Uganda, where it plays a very significant role in the livelihoods of many resource-poor farm households.

[Monitor] The common dry bean is an important crop grown and consumed throughout Uganda, where it plays a very significant role in the livelihoods of many resource-poor farm households.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Peace Talks Stall After Govt Objection

[East African] The South Sudan peace talks, which started on February 5 in Addis Ababa, have stalled after the government delegation objected to a clause calling for punitive measures against saboteurs of the peace process.

[East African] The South Sudan peace talks, which started on February 5 in Addis Ababa, have stalled after the government delegation objected to a clause calling for punitive measures against saboteurs of the peace process.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Chelangat, Ayeko Shine At National Cross Country

[Monitor] Jinja -No Cheptegei, no problem. The early part of the year is always a busy time for middle-distance athletes and this is certainly the case for those who did well at national cross country championship at Mayor’s Gardens, Jinja on Saturday.

[Monitor] Jinja -No Cheptegei, no problem. The early part of the year is always a busy time for middle-distance athletes and this is certainly the case for those who did well at national cross country championship at Mayor's Gardens, Jinja on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt, Rift Valley Railways in Fresh Legal Battle

[Monitor] Kampala -The government and former Uganda-Kenya railway concessionaire–Rift Valley Railway (RVR), have gone back to court following last month’s cancellation and takeover of the concession by ministry of Finance.

[Monitor] Kampala -The government and former Uganda-Kenya railway concessionaire--Rift Valley Railway (RVR), have gone back to court following last month's cancellation and takeover of the concession by ministry of Finance.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Social Media Posts From U.S. Blamed for Stoking Violence

[IPS] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -In Ethiopia social media is a double-edged sword: capable of filling a sore need for more information but also of pushing the country toward even greater calamity.

[IPS] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -In Ethiopia social media is a double-edged sword: capable of filling a sore need for more information but also of pushing the country toward even greater calamity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Water Prices Increase As Dry Spell Hits Rakai, Kyotera

[Monitor] Rakai/Kyotera -Prices for water in the two districts of Rakai and Kyotera have shot up in the past couple of months due to a long dry spell experienced by the two districts.

[Monitor] Rakai/Kyotera -Prices for water in the two districts of Rakai and Kyotera have shot up in the past couple of months due to a long dry spell experienced by the two districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda