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Africa: Uganda

The directive to close schools two weeks before the scheduled end of term was announced earlier this month.  By BADRU KATUMBA AFP

Uganda closes schools to fight Ebola, new cases fall

Nov 25, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Uganda closed schools nationwide on Friday to curb the spread of Ebola, despite the health minister insisting to AFP tha ...

Nov 17, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

A coalition of leading Ugandan rights groups and lawyers on Thursday filed a court challenge in Kampala to a controversi ...

Nov 17, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Brazzaville/Kampala, 17 November 2022 ndash; As the first doses of candidate vaccines against the Sudan ebol ...

Nov 16, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Three candidate vaccines against the strain of Ebola wreaking havoc in Uganda will be shipped to the East African countr ...

Nov 10, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Ugandan climate activist Vanessa Nakate on Thursday urged US President Joe Biden to help those most affected by the rava ...

Nov 10, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

As Ugandan farmer Bonaventura Senyonga prepares to bury his grandson, age-old traditions are forgotten and fear hangs in ...

Nov 7, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Health authorities in Uganda are struggling to contain the Ebola virus after reporting 51 deaths, including healthcare w ...

Nov 6, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

The multibillion euro East African crude oil pipeline project, being financed by France's TotalEnergies and the China Na ...

Nov 5, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday reiterated his refusal to impose a nationwide Covid-like lockdown to contain ...

Oct 25, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Eleven pupils at a school for the blind in Uganda have burnt to death after a fire tore through a dormitory as they were ...

Oct 25, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Eleven people, mostly children, have been killed in a blaze that tore through a school for the blind in Uganda in the ea ...

Oct 25, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Uganda has reported 14 confirmed cases of Ebola in the greater Kampala region, the country's health minister said Monday ...

Oct 19, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

The death toll from an Ebola epidemic declared last month in Uganda has climbed to 44, the World Health Organization sai ...

Oct 17, 2022 | Africa: Uganda

Ugandan media groups and rights activists on Monday filed a court challenge to a controversial new internet law that the ...

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