A report done by the DIE for the GIZ (click the links to resolve the alphabet soup). From the Executive Summary: This report sheds light on some selected cases of recent progress by central banks in Africa in striking a balance between their multiple, and at times conflicting, objectives. Taking the cases of Kenya, Nigeria… Read More »
In a sly parody of The Lion King, Netflix has released the new poster for Chelsea Handler's stand-up comedy special "Uganda Be Kidding Me Live," which premieres on their streaming service Friday, October 10th in all territories where Netflix is available.
Our analysts have collected numerous online reports of cannibalism in Western Uganda and neighboring Congo. The notorious Ugandan warlord, Joseph Kony, one of the most wanted men in the world, has long been accused of feasting on the flesh of
At a gaming community event in Uganda the other day, the organisers thought it'd be fun to strap an Oculus Rift headset to one of the security guards. He was not ready. Read more...
Despite the repeal of Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act, John "Longjones" Wambere and U.S. officials feel his home country isn't a safe place for LGBT people — especially for activists, such as he, who have been evicted and threatened with violence. read more
It's the size that counts, at least when it comes to condoms in Uganda. Men in Uganda have complained to their government that the prophylactics are too small and have called on the state to provide bigger sizes.
Immigration officials are recommending that the U.S. grant asylum to John Abdallah Wambere, a prominent gay rights activist in Uganda who lives in fear of death threats and repression at home
This is the story. Ebola emerged in 1976 and the last major outbreak occurred in 2007 in Uganda and D.R. Congo. Now we are experiencing the largest outbreak of Ebola ever seen with a death toll of 1,848 and number of infected of 3,707, but these are only the “confirmed” cases. Continue reading... Your […]
President Yoweri Museveni dismisses Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, who is widely expected to seek presidency in 2016.
On Tuesday, Uganda's Minister for Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa assumes his responsibilities as President of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Kutesa, a longtime ally of President Museveni, will hold the positionShow More Summary
An unlikely headline via Gay Star News: The Ugandan Tourism Board (UTB) recently met with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) to try to restore the country's reputation among both gay and straight tourists. John...Show More Summary
Al-Shabab warned Americans they are not safe at home or abroad, and Americans in Uganda were warned by the United States Embassy to find safety on Saturday after authorities in Uganda discovered a plot masterminded by the terrorist group al-Shabab. Show More Summary
U.S. citizens told to "shelter in place."
When a YouTube video recently surfaced showing Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera praising the "godly" government of Uganda, his words sparked outrage in New York, where six of his City Council peers... To view the full story, click the title link.
AFP reports that Uganda claims they stopped an attack on the US Embassy in Kampala by Somalian al-Shabob terrorists; Arrests were made, police said, in raids two weeks after Ugandan troops, fighting in Somalia, reportedly provided intelligence that helped US special forces kill the Shebab’s chief in a devastating air strike. “Ugandan authorities reported the […]
Ugandan security forces have stopped a cell of Somalia's Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents apparently "planning for an imminent attack," the US embassy said Saturday. "Ugandan authorities reported the discovery of an Al-Shebab terrorist cell in Kampala," it said in a statement. Show More Summary
Authorities claim to have uncovered an 'imminent' al-Shabab attack, as the US warns its citizens to seek safety.
Uganda is safe for LGBT people, travel officials proclaim. read more
"Just because America has fallen so far that we now treat sin, in this case homosexuality, as a civil right doesn't mean we have the right to force that on other countries that have more wholesome and biblical values. That should be our number one priority. Show More Summary