“My income has become insufficient to support my family due to the high cost of living and the large number of my family members," Musa, a native of Lusaka in Uganda, said.
Police said in a statement Monday that the explosion happened Sunday after a fuel tanker lost control and rammed two commuter taxis and a saloon car.
Uganda said on Friday a young girl who tested positive for Ebola after crossing the border from neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) would be sent back to her country for treatment.
Uganda would consider granting asylum to ousted Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC), a state minister said on Tuesday.
The World Health Organization emergency committee will decide on Friday whether to declare a raging Ebola epidemic an international threat, after an outbreak that began
Every year scores of women across the world in one way or the other, inside and outside their homes are victimised by barbaric incidents which include rape, molestation, domestic violence, abuse and the violence is rising alarmingly.
Three children died instantly while three others succumbed to injuries en route to hospital in Adjumani, a district of West Nile region that witnessed years of conflict and insurgencies.
At least six people were abducted by the rebels, who fled across the porous border into Congo after the raid on Friday night, according to the Ugandan military.
The story of Faridah and how she is mobilising safe cities is an inspiring story (“Uganda woman leads teens in fight for safer cities,” June 9, Gulf Today). It also sheds light on the grave situation of women the world over, but especially in poorer countries where the safety of women isn’t considered much of an issue
Germany and the UK have suspended refugee funding to Uganda, the world’s second-biggest host country for refugees. The almost 2 million displaced people in Uganda will be the victims of this, driving them into the hands of ruthless people traffickers – and perhaps to the shores of Europe. Uganda is a humanitarian superpower that is almost