Uganda

Uganda : WFP forced to cut rations to 150,000 refugees

Almost 150,000 refugees living in Uganda are receiving from today reduced rations from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) as a result of insufficient funding.

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CORRECTION: Uganda: LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen should face justice

PARIS, France, January 8, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On 6 January, Dominic Ongwen surrendered to US military personnel in the Central African Republic (CAR), where African and US troops are fighting against the Lord Resistance Army (LRA). FIDH and FHRI welcome the apprehension of LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen and call for his transfer to […]

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ICS Financial Systems Extends Leading Presence in Africa

ICS Financial Systems Limited (ICSFS) the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, partnered with new banks through expansion of its operations in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda.

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IOM, Uganda Host Border Management Workshop

GENEVA, Switzerland, May 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM and the Government of Uganda have organized a two-day workshop in Kampala to discuss procedures, regulatory frameworks, systems and mechanisms for an improved border management system in Uganda. The workshop, which was part of a broader IOM border management project funded by the Government of […]

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Africell Holding acquires Orange Uganda majority stake

Africell Holding acquires Orange Uganda majority stake from the Orange Group KAMPALA, Uganda, May 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Africell Holding (http://www.africell.com) signs an agreement with the Orange Group to acquire its majority stake in Orange Uganda.     The transaction upon completion, following regulatory approval, would bring Africell’s portfolio to 4 operations with […]

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Uganda : Orange Group signs an agreement with Africell

Orange signs an agreement with Africell for the sale of its stake in Orange Uganda KAMPALA, Uganda, May 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — In the framework of a regular review of its portfolio of assets, today, the Orange Group (http://www.orange.com) announced that it has signed an agreement with Africell Holding for the sale of […]

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