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Two arrested over fraud

The suspects; David Gasumba, a resident of Makindye, and Mary Akello, a resident of Entebbe, were arrested near Diamond Trust Bank Ntinda branch. KAMPALA - Police in Ntinda have arrested two people suspected...

Demands of Sudan protesters post-Bashir

But in less than a week, the initial jubilation has turned into anger against Sudan's new military rulers as protesters remain camped outside the army complex. Protests have rocked Sudan for nearly four...

Sudan military ruler sacks prosecutor general: statement

"Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan has issued a declaration sacking the prosecutor general Omer Ahmed Mohamed," the council said in a statement. Sudan's new military ruler General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan sacked the country's...

Fear of army action as Sudan protesters toughen stand

By AFP Sudanese protesters have hardened their stand, demanding a transitional military council be scrapped and immediately replaced with civilian rule as Tuesday they refused to end a days-long sit-in outside army headquarters. Organisers fear...

New limbs, new life for South Sudan amputees

Stephen, 12, romps confidently around the sunlit courtyard, weaving in between wheelchair-bound patients as he plays with the other children, his prosthetic leg barely a hindrance. When he was five years old, the car he...

Pope appoints new Masaka Bishop

By GERTRUDE MUTYABA AND AL-MAHDI SSENKABIRWA MASAKA. Pope Francis has appointed Msgr Serverus Jjumba as the new Masaka Diocesan Bishop. He replaces Bishop John Baptist Kaggwa who has been at the helm of Masaka Diocese...

Policeman stabbed, gun stolen as thugs raid police post

By YAHUDU KITUNZI & MICHEAL WONIALA BUKWO: Police authorities in Bukwo District have started investigations into circumstances under which unknown assailants attacked a police post, stabbed an officer on duty and took the gun. Police...

Uganda willing to give Bashir asylum- government

By Moses Kyeyune The government of Uganda said Tuesday it was willing to consider giving asylum to deposed Sudan leader Gen Omar al-Bashir in appreciation for his role in the South Sudan peace deal. Describing...

New limbs, new life for South Sudan amputees

Stephen, 12, romps confidently around the sunlit courtyard, weaving in between wheelchair-bound patients as he plays with the other children, his prosthetic leg barely a hindrance. When he was five years old, the car he...

Cavendish University student detained over murdered girlfriend

By URN Police in Kabalagala have arrested a student Wycliffe Senabulya, on allegations of killing his girlfriend, Gorette Arot. Deputy police spokesperson, Polly Namaye, says Senabulya, a student at Cavendish University is detained at Kabalagala...