Tag: Uganda

Inflation: fears of unrest in SA, Uganda looming large as food prices soar

July 26, 2022

The rising price of basic foods is worsening South Africa's food security crisis which could increase social instability and spark a repeat of the devastating ... Read More

Russia in Africa: Lavrov courts Congo, Uganda in quest for more non-Western allies

July 26, 2022

Following a visit to Egypt and the Republic of Congo, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has now (26 July) arrived in Uganda as Moscow aims ... Read More

Rwanda, Uganda swap prisoners to end diplomatic row

February 20, 2020

Rwanda and Uganda have swapped prisoners ahead of the meeting Friday between the two countries’ presidents to resolve a diplomatic row that has led to ... Read More

Rwanda & Uganda Heading Towards Peace

February 3, 2020

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni and his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame have agreed on Monday to improve relations after tensions led to the closure of the ... Read More

Uganda: Controversial musician Bobi Wine to run for top job in 2021

December 27, 2019

Ugandan musician-turned-lawmaker, Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as as the “ghetto president” has vowed to rock the halls of power with a run for the top ... Read More

Sahara: Rapprochement between Rabat & Kampala Irks Algerian Regime

July 22, 2019

Morocco and Uganda are determined to open a new page in their bilateral relations to the great displeasure of the Algerian regime which has long ... Read More

Uganda: 10 MW photovoltaic solar power plant commissioned

June 11, 2019

Uganda has commissioned a turnkey 10 MW photovoltaic solar power plant in Bufulbi, southeast Uganda. According to the Greek company, Metka EGN, the facility is ... Read More

Rural electrification: Uganda seeks distribution transformers

March 13, 2019

The Rural Electrification Agency of Uganda has received funds for the acquisition of supply and delivery of self-protected distribution transformers. Self-protecting distribution transformers incorporate a ... Read More

Transparency: Uganda joins EITI to attract local, foreign investment

March 9, 2019

Uganda has joined the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in order to subject its oil industry to scrutiny and promote accountable management of revenues. Uganda ... Read More

Ethio-Kenya Power interconnection to power 1 million households

March 5, 2019

Households in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Ethiopia will have better access to electricity through the construction of the Kenya-Ethiopia electricity interconnection line, Ecofin news agency ... Read More