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15:46
15:46

WFP Worried About Impending Food Shortage in Kisoro m23 rebels 4 2

Emily Doe, World Food Program (WFP) Health Officer in Charge of South Western Uganda says that the influx of refugees happened at a time when humanitarian departments were not prepared due to many tasks across the country and outside Uganda.
17:03
17:03

Security Stops Trucks Crossing to DRC as M23, FARDC Clash m23 rebels 2

Heavy fighting broke out around 03:00 am Wednesday after FARDAC soldiers launched an offensive against rebel positions in Bugusa. General Sylvain Ekenge, the Spokesman for the North Kivu governor confirmed the attack against the M23 positions.
15:24
15:24

M23 Withdraws Soldiers from Captured Areas to Facilitate Ceasefire m23 rebels 2

The statement indicates that the M23 movement intends to hand over all the FARDC soldiers captured on the frontline to the International Committee of the Red Cross for the appropriate care.
15:59
15:59

Congolese Refugees Flee Back to Uganda, Two Days After Returning Home m23 rebels 7 7 Top story

Daniel Kisamo, Settlement Commandant Department of Refugees in the office of the Prime Minister, says that they were surprised to see the Congolese who had crossed back to their country fleeing back to Uganda on Sunday evening citing the tense situation in Rutshuru.
15:53
15:53

M23, FARDC Trade Accusation Over Shooting MONUSCO Helicopter FARDC Forces 3 Top story

The MONUSCO helicopter was brought down during a reconnaissance mission in the area of ​​Tchanzu and Runyoni, Rutshuru territory killing eight people on board. Some of the dead are ​​Lt Col Asif Ali Awan, Maj Saad Nomani, Maj Faizan Ali, Naib Subedar Samiullak Khan, Havaldar Muhammad Ismail and Lance Corporal Havaldar Muhamad Jamil, all Pakistan soldiers.
18:29
18:29

Mateke: We Will Work With DRC to Defeat Rebels adf 1 1

DRC is a vast country with a lot of mineral resources especially abundant deposits of copper, gold, cobalt, uranium, Colton and oil among others. However, the country has been at the center of various wars, which have led to death of hundreds of people.
07:38
07:38

M23 Rebels Still a Big Problem for Uganda- Sam Kutesa sam kuteesa 2 1

In January this year, the DRC government rose up in protest after it emerged that hundreds of M23 rebels led by their commander General Makenga Sultan had escaped from Uganda and returned to their bases in Eastern DRC.
11:47
11:47

Ibanda Residents Demand Restricted Movement for M23 Ex-Fighters m23 rebels 2 1

The Ex-combatants sought refuge in districts neighboring the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2013 after a ceasefire agreement that ended their activities and control in Goma. About 300 of them are hosted at Bihanga Military Training School in Ibanda district.
08:00
08:00

Hearing of Ex-M23 Rebel Case Flops illegal entry 1 1

Kabale Chief Magistrate, Moses Kagoda Ntende adjourned the hearing to April 25th to allow Muhangi to prepare for the case. He further remanded the suspects to Ndorwa government prison.
13:58
13:58

UPDF Soldier killed in Clashes with M23 Rebels game rangers

The deceased, identified as Lance Corporal David Ochuna and the injured, private John Jackie Kusuba attached to the UPDF 63 Battalion barracks, were shot as the army and game rangers exchanged gunfire with the rebels.
16:32
16:32

Kisoro LC V Chairman Apologizes Over M23 Rebel Remarks district council 4 1

Expedito Byensi, the Nyakabande Sub County representative, faulted the speaker for adjourning the council meeting prematurely, saying they wanted a written apology from the Chairperson.
11:54
11:54

Kisoro District Chairman Faces Censure over M23 councillors 1

Bizimanas troubles stem from recent media statements in which he mentioned that councilors in Kisoro district local government were collaborators of the M23, a rebel movement whose ex-combatants had sought refuge in districts neighboring the Democratic Republic of Congo.
13:41
13:41

42 'M23 Rebels' Arrested in Kisoro

Forty two men believed to be members of the M23 rebel group have been arrested in Kisoro district amidst reports that fighting has resumed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC.
06:55
06:55

Four More M23 Rebels Arrested in Kisoro 1

Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, the Kisoro Resident District Commissioner says that the arrested ex-combatants, detained at Kisoro Police Station, are part of the 750 that recently escaped from Bihanga Military Training School in Ibanda District.
10:02
10:02

M23 Ex-Combatants Vow to Fight Again army 1

M23 ex-combatants have threatened to return to war accusing the government in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC of failing to honour the December 2013 peace agreement.
19:07
19:07

750 M23 Ex-Combatants Unaccounted For m23 rebels 1 2 Top story

A total of 750 former M23 rebel combatants are missing from Bihanga Military Training School in Ibanda district where they were taken for demobilisation.
06:56
06:56

Five more M23 Rebels Intercepted in Kisoro escaping 1

Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, the Kisoro Resident District Commissioner, says the rebels are being held together with their colleagues at Kisoro Police Station as investigations continue. He says the fighters will be relocated to Bihanga Military Training School today.
09:34
09:34

Intercepted M23 rebels Sent Back to Bihanga

A group of M23 former combatants who were intercepted on their way to the Congo border have been sent back to Bihanga military training school in Ibanda district.
12:54
12:54

Ex M23 Combatants Accused of Fueling Kisoro Insecurity kisoro district 3

Leaders in Kisoro District say cases of gun related murder and aggravated robbery have escalated since M23 ex-rebels crossed into the district.
18:17
18:17

Museveni, Kabila Discuss Regional Security adf rebels 1

Regional security and trade are among the issues on the table as President Yoweri Museveni meets Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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