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Uganda's test and treat HIV programme hauls in fishermen of Lake Victoria | Andrew Green As World Health Organisation recommends antiretrovirals for all HIV patients, Uganda nets success in the Ssese islands with early treatment programme Three years ago, Mablice Karuhanga was broke and bored. Then 27, he had lost his parents suddenly and wit
The Guardian | 13 hours, 27 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
South Sudan: Red Cross leaves violent town after threats KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) The International Committee of the Red Cross says it has withdrawn its staff from a humanitarian compound in a violent county in South Sudan after its office was looted and its aid workers threatened.
Yahoo! News | Oct 5, 2015 3:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The world must not give up on defeating Joseph Kony and the Lords Resistance Army | Graeme Lamb Five years after the US intervention in Uganda, the spotlight is now on conflict in Syria. But the LRA must not be allowed to recoverYou might be forgiven for thinking that conflict starts and ends in the Middle East. Our daily diet of horrifying images o
The Guardian | Oct 5, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Adoption or trafficking? Fears grow for Uganda's 'orphans' When Agatha Namusisi, 64, let her grandson leave Uganda for medical treatment abroad, she assumed he would return, but more than a year later she says he has disappeared. "They are nowhere to be seen," Namusisi said of the seven-year-old boy and
Yahoo! News | Oct 5, 2015 04:23 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Kipsiro and Kiplagat win in Glasgow Uganda's Moses Kipsiro and Kenya's Edna Kiplagat win the half marathon races at the Great Scottish Run in Glasgow.
BBC News | Oct 4, 2015 12:03 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Siwa wins Cardiff Half Marathon Uganda's Ben Siwa runs a personal best to win the 2015 Cardiff Half Marathon with Lenah Jerotich winning the women's race.
BBC News | Oct 4, 2015 09:47 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uganda FA under investigation Uganda's FA is being investigated for alleged money laundering by the Uganda Financial Intelligence Authority.
BBC News | Oct 3, 2015 12:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uganda Tackles High Levels of Antibiotic Resistance Although it is technically illegal to distribute antibiotics without a prescription in Uganda, pharmacies are often teeming with customers buying the drugs with little or no oversight. Over time, bacteria have built up resistance to the overused drugs. St
Voice of America | Oct 2, 2015 9:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
VIDEO: The weakening Ugandan shilling Since January 2015, Uganda's local currency has lost around a quarter of its value against the US dollar.
BBC News | Oct 2, 2015 2:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Flights to Uganda, Anglo-Scottish routes, and the end of Little Red The man who pays his way
The Independent | Oct 2, 2015 08:43 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend