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Ugandan bill targeting civic groups raises alarm KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) A bill seeking to regulate the operations of civic groups in Uganda has drawn alarm from activists who say it will hamper their operations and might be used to target those seen as opposed to the government of the country's long-servi
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29 die in South Sudan cholera outbreak KAMPALA, Uganda — The U.N. children’s agency says 29 people have died in South Sudan’s latest cholera outbreak. | 5 hours, 33 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Toledo, Ohio
UN: 29 die in South Sudan cholera outbreak as cases rise KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) The U.N. children's agency says 29 people have died in South Sudan's latest cholera outbreak.
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Kenya detains alleged Islamic State recruiters from Uganda Kenyan authorities are holding two Ugandan men who are accused of recruiting for the Islamic State group in East Africa. | Jul 2, 2015 5:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Albany, Georgia
Luwagga joined Rio Ave for challenge Uganda international midfielder William Kizito Luwagga is ready to work hard for success after joining Portugal's Rio Ave.
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Uganda opposition chief launches presidential bid Prominent Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye has entered next year's election race against veteran President Yoweri Museveni, one of Africa's longest-serving leaders, a report said Thursday. A key leader of the Forum for Democratic Change (
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Uganda Shortlists 17 Firms for Bidding on Exploration Blocks The Ugandan government said on Wednesday it had shortlisted 17 oil companies to bid for six exploration blocks in the east African nation, which has found commercial quantities of oil and aims to pump crude in 2018. Uganda in February announced its first
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New App Could Save Lives Through Early Pneumonia Detection A new app developed by a team from a university in Uganda could help to detect pneumonia earlier in patients - potentially saving uncountable lives through earlier treatment. | Jun 30, 2015 10:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Making chocolate in Kingsport helping orphans in Uganda A local chocolate maker and another local business teamed up with the nonprofit Serving Orphans Worldwide to help orphans stay warm and clothed.
WCYB - News 5 Tri-Cities | Jun 30, 2015 10:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Bristol, Virginia
Nonprofit opens upscale thrift store in Avondale's former Mazer warehouse A local nonprofit ministry has opened a thrift store in Birmingham's Avondale neighborhood. Sozo Children, a ministry that helps orphaned or neglected children in Uganda, Africa, has opened an 18,000-square-foot upscale thrift store in the former Mazer wa | Jun 29, 2015 3:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Birmingham, Alabama