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14:43
14:43

South Sudan Doubts Credibility of Ugandan Suppliers juba crisis 2 1

The Ugandan Ambassador to South Sudan Ronnie Balya has told Ugandan MPs that the Government of South Sudan wants to pay Ugandan suppliers but doubts their credibility.
17:59
17:59

Uganda Commits to Ensuring Dignified Return of Refugees drc refugees 2 1

The statement comes amidst speculation that is safe for refugees from Burundi, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC to return to their countries.
20:28
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MPs Want Fairness in South Sudan Compensation 2

Last year, Parliaments endorsed governments request to clear 151 billion Shillings debt owed to Ugandan traders and companies by the South Sudan government.
07:33
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Ugandan Security Accused of Beheading Cattle Thieves security force 1 4 Top story

Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says that at least four suspected thieves have been beheaded at the Uganda-South Sudan border.
13:40
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Solidarity Summit on Refugees: NGOs Biggest Beneficiaries south sudan 2 1 Top story

Onek says only China and India fulfilled their pledges and channeled their donations directly to government while the others said they had channeled their support through NGOs.
13:12
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Reflect on Reasons for Fighting –Museveni tells S. Sudan Leaders south sudan

He cautioned the parties to the south Sudan Conflict to be mindful of politics driven by opportunism which has brought a lot of suffering to Africa and cost it development. In the last 58 years, I have been watching the Africans here. There have been so many mistakes, so much suffering because of the politics of opportunism, that that takes advantage of identity.
10:29
10:29

Horrific Acts by S. Sudan Govt May Constitute War Crimes – Report south sudan 1

In a report released on Tuesday, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, noted the deliberate and brutally violent targeting of civilians, particularly women and children, in April and May. According to the report, at least 120 women and girls were raped and those unable to flee were killed as part of a deliberate scorched earth policy that has displaced thousands of people.
17:33
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South Sudan: Kiir, Machar Peace Deal splm 1

Manawa Peter Gatkouth, the Deputy Chairperson of the National committee for information and Public relations, says the two parties have committed to the principle of peace, which includes a ceasefire and call for democracy.
11:23
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DRC Ebola Outbreak Largely Contained – WHO republic of guinea 1 Top story

Ebola is endemic in DRC and has been identified there nine times, since 1976. Before the current outbreak in Equateur Province, the most recent episode of the disease was in 2017, in northern Likati province. Four people died and four survived, according to WHO.
10:30
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OPM Separates Dinka, Nuer Refugees in West Nile Camps south sudanese 1 Top story

At least 10 Buses have transferred the Nuer Community from Tika IV to Omugo 6. According to Settlement Commandant, 5000 individuals were transferred on Saturday. Those transferred also include the displaced members that were staying at Tika Police post.
07:57
07:57

Ecweru Warns Foreign Spies in Uganda people 1 Top story

Speaking at the same event, the Relief and Disaster Preparedness Minister, Hillary Onek, said some countries he didnt disclose have been sending wrong elements to Uganda to kidnap or kill people who legally entered the country for business or as refugees.
08:17
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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.
12:12
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Parliament Committee Endorses Payment to Traders in South Sudan

The traders supplied goods and services to the South Sudan government between 2008 and 2010 but were not paid due to the outbreak of conflict in December 2013. The traders then petitioned the ministries of Finance, Trade and State House seeking governments intervention to save their business.
07:54
07:54

Security Council Renews UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan peace process

The Council decided to maintain the overall force levels of UNMISS with a troop ceiling of 17,000 troops. This includes a Regional Protection Force whose capacity will not exceed 4,000, troops and 2,101 police personnel, including individual police officers, formed police units and 78 corrections officers.
16:12
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Government Seeking US$8bn for Refugee Crisis united nations 1

The Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda, says Uganda needs USD 2 billion annually to handle the ever increasing costs of the humanitarian and long term needs of the growing number of refugees.
15:56
15:56

Japan Donates UGX 22 Billion to Support South Sudan Refugees unhcr 3

Japanese Ambassador to Uganda Kazuaki Kameda announced the donation during a press conference held at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala today. He stated that the support is meant to support the massive inflow of refugees who are running from fighting, increased violence and famine in South Sudan.
13:45
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US Warns Machar, Kiir on Recruitment of Child Soldiers juba crisis

UNICEF announced that 650 children had been recruited into South Sudans current conflict in 2016 alone while an estimated 16,000 children have been recruited by both government and opposition forces since the outbreak of conflict in December 2013.
11:02
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Uganda Has Capacity to Handle Refugee Influx - OPM south sudan

Uganda recorded an inflow of 55,920 South Sudan refugees in less than two weeks after fighting erupted between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and First Vice President Riek Machar.
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More Ugandans Returning Home from Juba south sudan 1

Moses Asiku, the assistant manager of Eco bus, says more people are waiting for transport to leave Juba on a daily basis.
16:57
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Uganda Sends Back South Sudan Prisoners 2 1

William Koamkech, Kitgum resident district commissioner says authorities of Magwi County had sought to relocate the inmates to a safe and secure jail in Nimule through a secure passage in Kitgum.
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