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Government is committed to protect refugees following international law: Minister Onek

By | February 27th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News|

Government has expressed its commitment to protect refugees according to provisions provided for in the International law according to the Minister for relief, Disater Preparedness and Refugees Hillary Onek. He stressed that refugees in Uganda enjoy all rights available to citizens except the right to participate in national politics. Minister for Relief and Disaster Preparedness [...]

Rugunda applauds MUK for Training Vital Human Resources for the Region

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has said Government is fully cognizant of the invaluable contributions of Makerere University to our country and to the world. Dr Rugunda made the remarks during the 1st session of the 67th graduation ceremony of Makerere University on Tuesday. PM Rugunda (infront of mace bearer) [...]

Government launches Second Universal Long Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets Campaign

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Special Programs News|

Monday, 20 February 2017 Government has launched the second countrywide distribution of long lasting insecticide treated nets in a campaign aimed at eliminating malaria disease from Uganda. The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda who represented President Yoweri Museveni launched the second long lasting insecticide treated nets universal campaign in Apac District. President Yoweri Museveni said if [...]

Atrocities prompt mass exodus in Central Equatoria

By | February 17th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News|

Thousands of civilians flee as a result of the increasing insecurity and an escalation in violence. South Sudan - Once a symbol of peaceful coexistence between South Sudanese from different origins, Central Equatoria, on the southern border of South Sudan has become a scene of a massive exodus of the local population towards neighbouring Uganda. [...]

Burundi: Minister visits Uganda to convince refugees to return home

By | February 17th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News|

33,793 Burundian refugees are currently in Uganda after fleeing current crisis that killed thousands. A Burundian minister has travelled to Uganda to convince some 33,793 Burundians who fled the current crisis that all the conditions are met for them return to their homes in secure conditions. Since Burundi's 19-months crisis triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision [...]

US to give Uganda $25m in aid for refugees

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

Kampala - The United States will give over $25m in humanitarian aid to Uganda, to help the nation cope with a huge influx of refugees fleeing conflict in east Africa, the US ambassador in Kampala said on Tuesday. Uganda is hosting more than a million refugees, nearly 700 000 of whom escaped the brutal civil war [...]

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Uganda running out of land for refugees

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

By Halima Athumani KAMPALA, Uganda  The Ugandan government is running out of land for the over one million refugees seeking shelter on its soil. "The government land designated for refugees is limited and most of those areas are now occupied,” Hillary Onek, Uganda’s minister for relief, disaster preparedness and refugees, told journalists at a news conference [...]

Prime Minister Rugunda tribute to Dr Mungherera

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Dr Mungherera: Tribute to an icon of selfless service   The death of Dr Margaret Mungherera was and remains a tragic loss to Uganda, and the entire global medical community.   We lost an outstanding and distinguished medical professional who dedicated her life to championing the cause of improved health service in Uganda and beyond. She [...]

Government to Resettle Landless people in Sebei Sub-Region

By | February 14th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Monday, 13 February 2017 The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has assured the landless people in Sebei sub-region that government is working closely with the local leaders in in the area to ensure that the landless people get land for resettlement. The problem of the landless communities in Sebei sub-region emerged from the gazettement of Mt. [...]

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda addressing displaced and landless Ndorobo people in Bukwo District, Sebei region on Thursday. The Ndorobo are a marginalised community who were displaced from Mt Elgon National Park

By | February 13th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda addressing displaced and landless Ndorobo people in Bukwo District, Sebei region on Thursday. The Ndorobo are a marginalised community who were displaced from Mt Elgon National Park OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA