Managing life after war: how young people in Uganda are coping

2019-01-14 13:04

For over two decades between 1986 and 2006, northern Uganda experienced a prolonged conflict pitting government forces against the Lord’s Resistance Army rebels, writes The Conversation.

Burundi military opposes Somali withdrawal plan

2018-12-24 19:58

The Burundi army has said it opposed a request by the African Union that it withdraw 1,000 soldiers serving in an African peacekeeping force in Somalia by February 28.

At least 19 NGO workers killed in Uganda bus crash: police

2018-12-19 10:07

At least 19 staff members of a non-governmental organisation died and six were injured when the bus they were travelling in lost control and hurtled off a cliff in eastern Uganda, police say.

DRC: the Joseph Kabila years

2018-12-17 13:07

Joseph Kabila came to power in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2001, ruling during a period of bloody insurgencies and deadly protests against his extended mandate.

Top Africa stories: Zimbabwe's currency crisis, Boko Haram

2018-12-11 08:15

The holiday mood is not catching on in Zimbabwe where a currency crisis has forced people not to talk about Christmas anymore, and Boko Haram has killed two soldiers in Nigeria attack.

Uganda vaccinates health workers against Ebola, fearing DRC spread

2018-12-05 21:33

Uganda has vaccinated thousands of health workers against Ebola to counter the spread of the deadly virus from its neighbour Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministers of both countries have said.

Uganda diverted weapons to South Sudan despite arms embargo

2018-11-29 19:31

A key broker of the latest deal to end South Sudan's civil war diverted European weapons to South Sudan's military despite an EU arms embargo, a new report says.

Survivor recounts terror of Uganda party boat disaster

2018-11-27 18:30

Before Alex Niyonzima was pitched into the lake waters, before other partygoers fell on top of him driving him deep below the surface, before drowning hands grabbed at his body, there had been a moment's lull.

PICS: Ugandan divers pull bodies from Lake Victoria boat accident

2018-11-26 11:30

Ugandan diving teams are retrieving bodies from Lake Victoria where police say at least 30 people died in a boat accident near the capital, Kampala

Uganda rebels fire on UN helicopter in eastern DRC

2018-11-22 21:01

Ugandan rebels fired on a UN helicopter in an attack in the volatile east of DR Congo, though there were no victims, UN sources have said.


Ugandan officers charged with abducting Rwanda refugees

2019-01-10 09:41

Eight Ugandan security officers have been charged in a military court with abducting and illegally repatriating Rwandan asylum seekers to Kigali, a prosecutor says.

Bustling Ugandan border town on high alert for Ebola

2018-12-19 21:01

Stormwater from the peaks of the Rwenzori Mountains swells the muddy Lhubiriha River that marks the often porous border between western Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leave

2018-12-17 14:37

Can we talk? On a continent of coups, Ugandans try to coax longtime president to step aside

Uganda's popstar MP 'hiding' from police after raid: lawyer

2018-12-16 15:59

Ugandan popstar turned opposition lawmaker Bobi Wine is in hiding after police raided a hotel he was staying in ahead of a concert, his lawyer has said.

Top Africa stories: Anthrax outbreak kills 100 impala in Zim, Gabon’s ailing leader

2018-12-06 06:24

Nearly 100 impala have died of suspected anthrax in Zimbabwe’s tourist-loved Mana Pools National Park, and Gabon's government has broadcast new images of its ailing head of state, President Ali Bongo.

Some Africans are studying their way out of prison

2018-12-05 15:59

Morris Kaberia was on Kenya's death row and feeling suicidal when he came across a program that eventually set him free.

UN says millions misspent on Africa's biggest refugee crisis

2018-11-29 16:43

An internal inquiry says the United Nations refugee agency has misspent millions of dollars on Africa's largest refugee crisis, including paying for what became a parking lot at the Ugandan prime minister's office.

Uganda faces pressure to probe 2016 massacre by military

2018-11-27 15:57

The US is urging Ugandan authorities to fully investigate a military attack on a tribal king's palace two years ago that killed over 100 civilians.

At least 29 drown in capsized boat in Uganda, toll expected to rise

2018-11-25 12:35

Uganda police say at least 29 people have died after a boat capsized in Lake Victoria near the capital, Kampala

'Avoid smoking, womanising,' Ugandan President Museveni advises sportsmen

2018-11-21 11:07

Sportsmen should avoid "smoking and womanising" if they want to be successful, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said.

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