Uganda - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Five dead in Uganda due to killer disease Tue, 23 Oct 2012 17:44:42 +0200 Ojong Debra DRC and Uganda prohibited from pilgrimage in Mecca Mon, 22 Oct 2012 19:22:26 +0200 Ojong Debra Youth Music Festival to Promote Maternal and Newborn Health in Uganda Thu, 18 Oct 2012 16:13:59 +0200 KAMPALA, Uganda, October 18, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Seventh Day Adventist Church, Makindye District Youth Executive Committee has organized a youth music festival with the theme “Zero Tolerance to Maternal & Newborn Deaths, Change Starts with You!” to be held in Kampala on Sunday, 25th November, 2012. Sudan and Uganda sends 2,500 troops to stop Joseph Kony Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:46:47 +0200 Christophe lele Uganda: Homosexuality banned even in the theater Tue, 18 Sep 2012 10:58:00 +0200 David Cecil, a British theater producer - charged last week for a theatre production about the situation of homosexuals in Uganda, has been released. Assanatou Baldé Republic of Uganda and MSD Launch Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program Tue, 04 Sep 2012 16:55:25 +0200 JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, September 4, 2012/ — The Republic of Uganda through the Ministry of Health (MoH), supported by MSD ( known as Merck in the United States and Canada, today announced the launch of a national vaccination program with GARDASIL® [Human Papillomavirus Quadrivalent (Types 6, 11, 16 and 18) Vaccine, Recombinant] for eligible girls 9 to 13 years of age in 12 districts throughout the country. Cervical cancer is the most frequent cancer diagnosed among women in Uganda, and incidence rates of the disease in the country are about three times the global average. An estimated 3,500 women in Uganda are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year. Uganda: Opposition politicians arrested Mon, 11 Apr 2011 16:37:29 +0200 Geof Magga Uganda government still dealing with Libya Sat, 09 Apr 2011 13:29:59 +0200 Geof Magga Ugandan students stranded in Libya soon to be evacuated Tue, 05 Apr 2011 13:42:48 +0200 Geof Magga Libya: Uganda offers Muammar Gaddafi refuge Thu, 31 Mar 2011 14:21:06 +0200 Uganda has freely offered embattled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi refuge in Uganda as diplomats attempt to persuade the defiant leader to leave office without military force. However, if Gaddafi chooses to fight to the end as he once avowed, the international coalition said it is prepared to arm Libyan rebels. Konye Obaji Ori Pro-Gaddafi Africans protest as Coalition forces gain momentum Wed, 30 Mar 2011 13:24:04 +0200 As world leaders met in London to discuss the Libyan situation, hundreds of members of a group called Pan Africanists from Uganda and other African countries Tuesday held protests in Kampala against the United States of America and her allies who have been bombarding Gaddafi's military machinery and weapons pursuant to a UN Security Council approved 'No-Fly Zone' over Libya. Meanwhile, after Qatar, the United Arab Emirates has become the second Arab nation to join the 'No-Fly Zone' effort. Geof Magga Ugandan Sex workers attack religious leaders Sat, 26 Mar 2011 18:13:11 +0100 Sex workers in Uganda have lashed out at religious leaders who have condemned their trade but failed to encourage programs and projects to help fight unemployment and poverty in the country. Geof Magga Gaddafi writes to African leaders to intervene in Libya Tue, 22 Mar 2011 13:16:32 +0100 Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has reportedly written to several African presidents requesting them to urge USA and its allies to stop their air strikes on his country. Geof Magga Uganda and DRC agree to hunt for LRA rebels together Mon, 21 Mar 2011 10:07:05 +0100 The governments of Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with help from the United Nations are soon to resume hunting for LRA rebels led by Joseph Kony who have been killing or maiming innocent civilians in Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo and southern Sudan. Geof Magga Uganda police warns of planned Somali terror attacks Sat, 19 Mar 2011 12:17:54 +0100 The assistant Inspector General of Police in Uganda, Abasi Byakagaba who doubles as director for counter-terrorism, has cautioned the general public following threats of attacks from terrorist groups. Geof Magga