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Uganda, S. Sudan Agree on Border Cooperation

10 Apr 2024 · The development follows on-and-off border trade conflicts between the two countries, with the latest being last year when South Sudan officials impounded grain products from Uganda for months, saying there were standard violations by the traders.

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Uganda, S. Sudan Agree on Border Cooperation 1

The development follows on-and-off border trade conflicts between the two countries, with the latest being last year when South Sudan officials impounded grain products from Uganda for months, saying there were standard violations by the traders.
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Leaders Hail UPDF for Crackdown on South Sudan Gunmen 4 1

Over the past years, residents along the disputed border areas of Uganda-South Sudan have grappled with invasions by armed assailants from South Sudan into Uganda, especially in Oraba Town Council in Koboko District and Kerwa, Kochi, Midigo Sub-Counties in Yumbe District.
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Resisting Kiswahili; Another Outcome of Religious Woes in Colonial Buganda higher education 3 1 Top story

Phrases like "Panda Gari," (board the car) "Kitambuliso yako iko wapi?" (where is your Identity card?)" "Funguwa Mulango" (Open the door) and "towa pesa" (bring money) remain engrained in the minds of those who experienced those difficult times.
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Kenya Gives Greenlight to UNOC to Start Importing Petroleum Products 1 3 Top story

It follows a meeting between Kenya’s President, Dr. William Ruto, and Dr. Ruth Nankabira Ssentamu, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development in Nairobi on Monday. The meeting resolved loggerheads after Uganda was denied usage of the Kenya Pipeline Company – KPC facility to move its refined petroleum products from Mombasa Port.
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Kabaka Commends Prof. Lunyiigo for Changing Narrative on Mwanga Uganda 2 Top story

In a letter addressed to Lunyiigo on the occasion of his 80th birthday, Kabaka Mutebi commended him for employing exemplary historical research skills in his book titled "Mwanga II: Resistance to the Imposition of British Colonial Rule in Buganda 1884-1899". First printed in 2011, the book has over the years garnered attention for its innovative approach in challenging Eurocentric perspectives, humanizing Kabaka Mwanga II and placing him in the broader context of his time.
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Government Commissions Masaka-Kyotera-Mutukula Road Works 2 1

The government entered into a 2-year pre-financing agreement with a Chinese firm; Chongqing International Construction Corporation-CICCO, which has commenced the project works, whose completion will take four years.
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Health Ministry Dispatches Digital Kits for Cross-Border Disease Surveillance GIZ 2 1

Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero, the Minister for Health, emphasized that the equipment will address the inadequacies in ICT tools needed by frontline health workers to conduct surveillance and share cross-border health data, thereby reducing the public's vulnerability to disease transmission.