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Journalists detained in Uganda released

Ugandan police released three journalists working for the British Broadcasting Corporation, after detaining them overnight on suspicion of illegally possessing government prescription drugs. The three...

BBC journalists arrested in Uganda

Ugandan police arrested a team of BBC journalists for illegal possession of prescription drugs but a government spokesman said the reporters were helping expose...

Uganda seizes ivory, pangolin scales worth an estimated $8 million

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Uganda seized a contraband shipment of ivory and pangolin scales it said was the largest the country had ever taken, with a market value...

Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security

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Uganda has deported a French and a Rwandan executive from telecoms group MTN, accusing them of planning to compromise national security, police said on...

ISS: How Uganda and UNHCR failed refugees

Uganda hosts Africa's largest refugee population and is heralded as a model of progressive refugee policies. But damning 2018 reports have revealed fraud and...

Uganda helped South Sudan breach EU arms embargo – claim

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Uganda helped funnel European arms and ammunition to South Sudan at the height of its civil war, circumventing a European Union arms...

Death toll in Uganda boat accident rises

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The death toll from a boat accident on Lake Victoria over the weekend rose to 33, Ugandan police said, as survivors described...

Teargas used to break up Uganda meeting

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Police in Uganda used teargas and live rounds to disperse opposition supporters, an opposition aide said. The clash occurred in Rukungiri, home...

Chad, Uganda praised for integrating refugee pupils

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More countries should educate refugees in national schools to help them integrate, the United Nations said, praising Chad and Uganda as poor...

School fire in Uganda claims nine lives

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Nine students died after fire engulfed a dormitory at a secondary school in southern Uganda, police said, one of the deadliest in...

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