February 27, 2020
  • February 27, 2020

Swarms of locusts arrive in South Sudan

by on February 19, 2020 0

Swarms of locusts which are causing havoc across East Africa have now arrived in South Sudan one of the world’s most vulnerable nations. Billions of desert locusts, some in swarms the size of Moscow, have already chomped their way through Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, Eritrea, Tanzania, Sudan and Uganda. Their breeding has been spurred...

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US Ambassador Praises Uganda Government for a leading role in the regions stability

by on January 24, 2020 0

The outgoing US Ambassador, Deborah Malac has praised Uganda for playing a leading role in the stability in the region. Speaking during her farewell press conference yesterday, Malac said despite the region being a tough one, Uganda has continued to play a role in ensuring stability. “The region is a tough and difficult neighborhood...

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Uganda and Tanzania in a Fresh Agriculture, Immigration Deal

by on September 18, 2019 0

Uganda and Tanzania are seeking to increase their bilateral trade by removing non-tariff barriers, streamlining immigration processes and offering tax incentives. The counties signed three MoUs on the agriculture, immigration and correctional services sectors during the inaugural Uganda-Tanzania Business Forum in Dar es Salaam. The two-day forum, held on September 5-6, was attended by...

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President Museveni and Uhuru Kenyatta Sign Deal to End Karamoja-Turkana Border Wrangles

by on September 13, 2019 0

President Yoweri Museveni and Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday witnessed the historical signing of a peace deal towards the joint development of the marginalised Turkana-Pokot-Karamoja region along the border of the two countries. The two heads of state shook hands at Naitakwae Playgrounds in Moroto District after witnessing the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding for...

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Uganda, Rwanda Leaders Sign Peace Pact

by on August 22, 2019 0

The Presidents of Rwanda and Uganda on 21st August 2019 signed an agreement in Angola to end months of tensions after a series of  accusations of spying, political assassinations and meddling between their states. Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame and Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni are allies but their relations had shifted in a dispute that damaged...

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Uganda, Tanzania to end Trade Barriers

by on July 11, 2019 0

Uganda and Tanzania are going to meet in December to have talks on trade barriers affecting the flow of goods and investments between them. The revelation was made yesterday at Ministry of Foreign affairs during the launch of Uganda Tanzania Business forum slated to start on 4th September in Dar es Salaam. Speaking at...

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