President Kiir and His Rival Agree on Peace

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The president of South Sudan, Salva Kiir, and the leader of rebels fighting his government,Riek Machar have agreed to end the fighting that started on Dec. 15, 2013. The fighting has led to over 1.5 people to flee their homes into internally displaced peoples camp and over 10.000 killed during the fighting. Peace talks are being brokered by IGAD. Speaking More...

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By Godfrey Olukya On Monday, November 10th, 2014

Late Mozambique President Remembered Through New Army School in Uganda

Samora Machel, the former president of Botswana who died in a plane clash in 1986 has been remembered through naming a new army training school in Uganda. The training school was officially opened by the president More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Qatar and Sudan Sign Agreement

Sudan’s Defense Minister Abdel Rahim Hussein signed a military cooperation agreement with his Qatari counterpart Hamad bin Ali al-Attiyah in Doha over the weekend. A statement issued by Sudan government said that More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Rebels in South Sudan Condemned for Being Warmongers

Rebels in South Sudan led by former Vice President Riek Machar have been condemned by Intergovernmental Agency on Development (IGAD) for being warmongers. This comes after report that the rebels have attacked government More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Guinea Gets Donation to Help in Fighting Ebola

As Ebola continues killing people in west African countries, some companies have come out to generously donate towards efforts meant to eliminate the deadly disease. The most hit countries in west Africa include: More...

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By Godfrey Olukya On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Tanzania Comes Up With Strategy to Increase Power Supply

In its bid to attract investors who have always been complaining about unreliable power supply as one of the major reasons why they are not investing in Tanzania, the government of Tanzania through its Ministry More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Monday, October 27th, 2014

No Sex for South Sudan Men Until War is Over

Men in South Sudan have bitterly attacked women activists who are proposing to deny their husbands sex until the fighting in the country comes to an end. This comes after a group of female South Sudanese peace activists More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Monday, October 27th, 2014

President Museveni Tours the Vatican, Contributes $10,000 towards Uganda Martyrs Church

President Yoweri Museveni has today visited Uganda Martyrs Catholic Church in Rome  which is dedicated to the Uganda Catholic Martyrs by the Vatican and described as the most beautiful Church in the world. Accompanied More...

By Godfrey Olukya On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Uganda to Expand Her Only International Airport

The government of Uganda has concluded plans to renovate and expand her only international airport- Entebbe International Airport. Authorities in the east African country have said that they have set aside $180 More...

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By Godfrey Olukya On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

International Stake-Holders in Energy Sector to Meet in Ethiopia

  The Founder and CEO of Black Rhino, Brian Herlihy, will attend and speak at the 3rd annual investment meeting dubbed ‘Powering Africa: Ethiopia” to take place November 20-21, in Addis Ababa. A More...