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18:34
18:34

Uganda Lauds S. Sudan Factions for Assenting to National Unity Gov't

President Salva Kiir Mayardit and his political nemesis Dr Riek Machar on Wednesday agreed that the much-awaited transitional government will start on Saturday, February 22, as agreed in a summit held in Entebbe last year. The current government is going to be dissolved today and subsequently, Machar will be appointed the first of the four vice presidents while Kiir will remain president.
08:17
08:17

MPs Demand Addition of 23 More Companies to South Sudan payment List ugandan government 4

Members of Parliament have tasked Government to include 23 more companies among those to be paid after supplying goods to South Sudan Government.
12:48
12:48

Refugees Begins Voluntary Return To South Sudan 1

Solomon Osakana, the Arua District Refugee Desk Officer, says the decision of the refugees to return home follow a dramatic decline in the number of refugees seeking asylum in Uganda.
08:50
08:50

United States Provided UGX 790 Billion to Uganda's Refugee Response refugee crisis

At least USD 135 million 488 billion Shillings of this was provided by the U.S. Department of States Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration through the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR and multiple non-governmental organizations.
14:04
14:04

South Sudan Must End "Personality Politics" – Envoy sudanese refugees 2

UN Peacekeeping chief, Jean-Pierre Lacroix observed that the conflict in South Sudan is a man-made conflict and urged that the international community builds institutions so that politics shifts from ownership by individuals to those institutions that must be accountable to the people of South Sudan.
07:24
07:24

Germany Commits 16 Million Euros For South Sudan Refugees 1

The commitment to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR is to improve access to education, better housing and increased access to drinking water.
13:38
13:38

Gunmen Raid 195 Cows in Moyo cattle rustling

The Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF are pursuing five armed gunmen who reportedly rustled 195 cows in Moyo district on Wednesday.
06:47
06:47

Drivers' Strike Paralyzes Business at Uganda-S. Sudan Border 4 1

The drivers say, they have suspended movement into the volatile country due to persistent insecurity, arbitrary killing, harassment, extortion in duty levy and mistreatment by security personnel inside South Sudan.
09:19
09:19

African NGOs Urge AU to Champion National Dialogue in South Sudan south sudan crisis

South Sudans perpetual cycles of violence must be tackled once and for all through support for a National Dialogue at next weeks African Union Heads of State and Government Summit, a pan-African coalition has demanded.
15:47
15:47

Germany Donates UGX 37B For Refugee Water Project

The statement says Germany has also contributed to the UN World Food Program in Uganda and significantly increased its share in regional programs of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR supporting South Sudanese refugees in neighboring countries and those internally displaced in South Sudan.
10:10
10:10

South Sudan's Conflict Displaced 3,500 Every day in October south sudan crisis

The biggest part of this outflow has been into Uganda, which has seen around 2,400 new arrivals every day since the beginning of October and over a quarter of a million new refugees since the re-eruption of violence in Juba on 7 July. Nine out of every ten are women and children.
18:54
18:54

UNHCR Pledges US$ 31m for Refugees in Uganda 1

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda welcomed the funding saying it would make the refugees lives better. He says with enough funding, better services like classrooms, health facilities and also adequate food can be achieved for the refugees.
12:03
12:03

30 Lamwo Youth Recruited Into South Sudan Fighting 1

At least 30 Ugandan youth have been recruited into fighting in South Sudan from Lamwo district in northern Uganda.
11:21
11:21

African Union Approves Peace Fund united nations

Nkozasana Dlamini Zuma, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, says each of the five regions on the continent will make an annual contribution of USD 65 million through a 0.2 percent levy on eligible imports.
18:28
18:28

Evacuated Ugandan Knocked Dead in Amuru

Martin Okoba, the LC I Bibia East Village says Jamil was riding on the left side when he was knocked dead by the bus.
06:59
06:59

Northern Corridor Summit Silent on South Sudan

Rebel leader Dr. Riek Machar is expected to return to Juba as First Vice President leading to the swearing-in of a new unity government, but there has been a delay, with the latest report, saying he may return to Juba this morning. South Sudan President Salva Kiir, who forms the Summit, was a no-show at the meeting and was represented by a much junior official, Aggrey Tisa Sabuni, his presidential adviser on economic affairs.
09:10
09:10

Good Governance Can End Terrorism – UN Chief burundi crisis

The UN Secretary General is concerned that terrorism and violent extremism are a growing threat on the continent. Indeed, Al-Shabaab, Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, Boko Haram, and the Lords Resistance Army had established a presence and expanded their activities across borders.
09:00
09:00

400 South Sudan Refugees Flee Fresh Fighting

Jonathan Rutabingwa, the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner says he was informed about the fighting by Peter Lokeng, the Commissioner of Ikotos County in Eastern Equatorial State.
07:10
07:10

More Sudanese Refugees Arrive in Arua, Adjumani

Solomon Osakan, the refugee desk officer at the Arua Office of the Prime Minister OPM, said 86 people were taken to Ocea reception centre in Rhino Camp settlement on Thursday.
10:26
10:26

58 South Sudanese Nationals Arrested for Illegal Entry civil war 1

The 409 brigade public relations officer Lt. Ronald Ovono told URN on Thursday that, the 58 South Sudanese nationals crossed to Uganda via Keri border point in Koboko district.
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