Friday 6 March 2015 20:11
Human Rights Watch says women with disabilities are three times more likely to be raped, physically abused or sexually assaulted.
Sunday 1 March 2015 19:42
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni replaced his finance, security and transport ministers in a reshuffle on Sunday.
Thursday 15 January 2015 15:06
A report indicates the South Sudan conflict could cost the region up to $53 billion if it prolongs to five years.
Wednesday 14 January 2015 20:35
A senior Lord's Resistance Army chief who surrendered to U.S. troops in the Central African Republic has been transferred to Ugandan forces and will be handed over to ICC.
Wednesday 7 January 2015 15:14
Uganda's army confirmed on Wednesday that US and African forces in the Central African Republic were holding a senior commander from the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)
Wednesday 11 June 2014 07:45
A Ugandan journalist based in New York is leading the fight to have the credentials of the next United Nations General Assembly President revoked.
Wednesday 4 June 2014 16:04
Companies from China, Japan, South Korea and Russia have submitted bids to finance, build and operate Uganda's first oil refinery, the energy ministry said on Wednesday.
Sunday 25 May 2014 15:05
Djibouti's Interior Ministry said on Sunday that two Somalis are suspected of having carried out a suicide bombing at a restaurant filled with Western military personnel on Saturday.
Thursday 17 April 2014 15:23
Equity Bank of Kenya will launch a telecoms services arm in a bid to grow its market share in the fast-growing mobile phone-based financial services market, it said on Thursday.
Wednesday 9 April 2014 07:45
South Africa respects Uganda's anti-homosexual laws, President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday.
Saturday 5 April 2014 07:15
A United States (US) funded health project in Uganda has suspended operations after police arrested a staff member on suspicion of promoting homosexuality
Friday 4 April 2014 20:15
Ugandan born billionaire, Ashish Thakkar, plans to pour more than 260 million dollars in the Southern African Institution, BANCABC.
Tuesday 1 April 2014 20:35
Fuzzy guidelines on ethical investing and donors' timid response to Uganda's new anti-gay law have reassured fund managers and private equity firms about continuing to invest.
Monday 31 March 2014 15:43
Gay rights activists in Uganda filed a legal petition against a new Anti-Homosexuality Act which calls for tougher penalties against gay persons.
Saturday 29 March 2014 07:29
Poor nutrition within the first two to three years of a child's life is leading to catastrophic consequences in Africa.
Monday 24 March 2014 18:46
One hundred and seven people have died after a boat capsized in a lake along the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ugandan police said on Monday after recovering more bodies.
Monday 24 March 2014 05:37
The Obama administration is sending about 150 Special Forces troops along with military aircraft to Uganda to help in the search for warlord Joseph Kony, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.
Sunday 23 March 2014 06:40
Guinea has received confirmation that a mysterious disease that has killed 59 people in the West African country, and may have spread to neighbouring Sierra Leone, is the haemorrhagic fever Ebola.
Thursday 13 March 2014 14:29
Uganda will announce the lead investor and operator for its planned oil refinery in July and expects to conduct a licensing round for its vacant petroleum exploration acreage next year.
Wednesday 12 March 2014 20:25
The Special Envoy to South Sudan, Cyril Ramaphosa concluded his visit to South Sudan and some countries that are part of the IGAD.