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News Topic - Uganda

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Uganda uproar over toddler's death The funeral is held in Uganda of a boy of two, who was run over by a council vehicle after his mother was arrested for selling fruit.
BBC News | 12 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Uganda jails five over FGM The five, including those who carried out female genital mutilation, were jailed for four years in a rare conviction since practice was made a crime in 2010 Continue reading...
The Guardian | 15 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
With sale to Africell, Orange starts to pull back from East Africa French Telecom operator Orange has finally sold its operation in Uganda to Africell as a first step to exiting the East African telecom market altogether.The company is also expected to get out of the Kenyan market as competition in the region continues t
PC World | Nov 20, 2014 8:55 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
NIUs Dan Gebo named Illinois Professor of the Year DeKALB Joanna Lambert saw her first monkey in the wild while she was on a research trip in Uganda with Northern Illinois University professor Dan Gebo.
Daily Chronicle | Nov 20, 2014 06:09 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Dekalb, Illinois
Joseph Kony's rebels sell ivory, minerals: report KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) Warlord Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army rebel group is increasingly trafficking in ivory and minerals to obtain weapons and other supplies to be used in the jungles of central Africa, watchdog groups said in a report released Wed
Yahoo! News | Nov 19, 2014 5:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
World Briefing: Uganda: Inquiry Into Ivory Theft Opens Uganda said Tuesday that it was investigating the theft of almost 3,000 pounds of ivory from the vaults of its state-run wildlife protection agency and had suspended five staff members.
New York Times | Nov 19, 2014 12:50 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uganda suspensions over ivory loss Five senior officials at Uganda's wildlife authority have been suspended after a tonne of seized ivory disappeared, government officials say.
BBC News | Nov 18, 2014 12:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda probes theft of ivory stockpile, suspends wildlife agency staff KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda said on Tuesday it had launched an investigation into the theft of more than a tonne of ivory from the vaults of its state-run wildlife protection agency and had suspended five staff members. Uganda and other sub-Saharan African
Yahoo! News | Nov 18, 2014 12:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda suspends officials after ton of ivory stolen from vault Uganda's wildlife authority has suspended five top officials after a ton of seized ivory worth over a million dollars vanished from government strongrooms, its chief said Tuesday. Interpol has been called in to aid in investigating the incident, Ugan
Yahoo! News | Nov 18, 2014 08:32 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tonnes of ivory stolen in Uganda Investigation ordered after more than a tonne of ivory valued at $1.1 million go missing from government strongrooms.
Al Jazeera | Nov 18, 2014 12:36 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend