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FDC struggling to market already flopped red card campaign


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Trump attacks Colin Powell, a day after his death

He was widely hailed a national war hero, global diplomat and trail-blazing African-American leader

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Chinese-built Hydro Power Dams

For some time now, the Ugandan government has faced harsh criticism over frequent borrowing especially from the China Import Export Bank (EXIM) to facilitate development of various infrastructure projects including roads, hydropower dams and possibly soon the Standard Gauge Railway. However, most assessments have ignored the positive aspects of the debt as Isaac Khisa reports …

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‘I have accepted my fate’: the hidden abuse in Uganda’s LGBT community – in pictures

In a country where gay sex is against the law, it can be almost impossible for the LGBT community to access services tackling domestic violence – and during the pandemic, lockdowns saw abuse soar

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Residents Clash with MP Oguzu Over Barifa Forest Land

Oguzu, who had gone to supervise mowing of the area was taken by surprise when the angry residents arrived demanding that he leaves the area or dies on the land.

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Camouflage artist brushes through post-Covid jungle

His subject choice of lions, cows and other animals are inspired by an interest in nature and conservation.

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Uganda: Behind MTN Share Offer

Commenting on the move by Uganda's largest telecom company, MTN, to list on the country's stock exchange, Stephen Kaboyo, the managing director at Alpha Capital Partners, sees opportunity.

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Traders Sue FPU Commander, Fisheries Boss, AG Over Impounded Fish Trucks

URN | Pepper Intel – Fish traders whose trucks are being held by Uganda government authorities have sued the head of the Fisheries Protection Unit-FPU on Lake George and Edward, the Director …