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Delay to Pay South Sudan Traders Anger MPs south sudan crisis 1 3

According to Cecilia Ogwal, the Dokolo Woman MP, as MPs they are running out of patience with the Government for failing to pay Ugandan traders.
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Influx of Armed South Sudan Refugees Worries ESO Boss refugees in uganda 1 2

Joseph Ocwet, the Director-General ESO said there is recruitment of Ugandans in refugee settlements to fight the South Sudan war. He also said that hundreds of South Sudan refugees are in possession of guns from South Sudan.
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Trader Challenges Removal from South Sudan Compensation list south sudan crisis 1 3

A South Sudan supplier wants Members of Parliament to Investigate how his company Gash Logistics Kampala was kicked out of compensation at the last moment.
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First Heritage Expo for South Sudan Refugees in Offing in Arua south sudan crisis 1

Duniya said with refugees filling sporting teams in World Olypic games, such expo is critical in identifying competitive talents to represent the country in major world sports activities.
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Salva Kiir Accused of Violating Peace Agreement splm-io

Last month, Salva Kiir and his rival, Riek Machar signed a peace deal that was to permanently ensure peace in the country. The two leaders agreed to a ceasefire within 72 hours of signing the Khartoum peace agreement following a face to face meeting.
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Suspected South Sudan Rebels Abduct Acholi Prime Minister ker kwaro acholi 1 1

According to reports, the gunmen abducted Oola and six others from Yambio County in Gbudwe state in south western South Sudan on Tuesday.
09:56
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Violations in S. Sudan Amount to Crimes against Humanity-Report refugees in uganda 1 Top story

The report documents evidence implicating the SPLA in intentionally killing unarmed and fleeing civilians. It shows that People who tried to defend themselves or their families had their eyes gouged out, their throats slit or were castrated. Victims were also forced to engage in unspeakable acts and some, including children were compelled to rape their family members.
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Germany Raises Refugees Funding Portfolio to 17 Million Euros south sudan crisis

Germany has further raised its funding portfolio for supporting South Sudan refugees in Uganda to 17 million Euros from last weeks 16 million.
12:07
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S. Sudan Refugees Will Near 3 Million in 2018 – UN Coordinator south sudan crisis 2

Media reports indicate that security has continued to deteriorate amid spates of instability and violence that have displaced close to four million peopleone-third of the total population of South Sudan.
07:35
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Rains Hamper Education in Refugees Camp in Lamwo south sudan crisis

The refugee settlement in Palabek Ogili sub county in Lamwo district is home to more than 34,000 people, majority of them children of school-going age. The area is serviced by just a secondary school and six pre-primary and primary schools.
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FAO Chief Drums Support for Uganda‘s Refugee Response south sudan crisis 1

Uganda is host to the fastest-growing refugee crisis in the world. Since July last year, more than one million South Sudanese refugees have crossed into the country. The refugees are predominantly women and young people from farming or livestock herding communities in the war-torn country.
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EU Commitment to Ugandan Refugee Crisis Rises to €210 million eu in uganda 1

The pledge was delivered by Christos Stylianides, the EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management at the on-going Solidarity Summit on Refugees in Munyonyo. It seeks to boost efforts by the Ugandan government to deal with the refugee crisis triggered by insecurity in South Sudan.
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Uganda to Invest in Infrastructure in Refugee Settlements united nations 1 1

According to the Government, Uganda needs eight billion US dollars for the next four years to handle the refugee crisis.
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Refugee Numbers Hit New Unprecedented High – UNHCR refugees in uganda 1 2

The figure comprises refugee numbers, which at 22.5 million are the highest ever seen in history, internal displacement- standing at 40.3 million people and asylum seekers now standing at 2.8 million people.
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Govt Urged to Increase Funding for Refugee Hosting Districts united nations 3

UN Resident coordinator Rosa Malango says that local governments hosting refugee communities are working on stringent budgets yet they are mandated to cater for the needs of refugees and natives in their jurisdictions. Malango was speaking during a workshop on Ugandas refugee policy at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala today.
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Civil Conflicts in East Africa Affecting Uganda's Growth - Kasaija south sudan crisis

Finance minister Matia Kasaija has said Ugandas economic growth has been greatly affected by civil conflicts in the East African region.
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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.
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Horrible Attack Drives More South Sudan Refugees to Lamwo unhcr

According to estimates, some 6,000 newly displaced arrived in Lamwo district, northern Uganda last week, after an attack on the town of Pajok, some 15 kilometers across the border, and there are fears that number could rise as fighting is reported in the bordering towns of Magwi and Oboo.
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UN Appalled At Killing of Aid Workers in South Sudan fighting in juba

The attack the single worst incident targeting aid workers in Juba since the outbreak of hostilities in December 2013 comes at a time when humanitarian needs have reached unprecedented levels.
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Uganda, UNHCR Appeal for Help over South Sudan Refugee Inflow refugees in uganda 1 Top story

Transit and reception facilities are rapidly becoming overwhelmed and there are significant challenges in providing adequate food rations, health and educational services, as well as sufficient clean water. The already dire situation has been further complicated by the onset of heavy rains.
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