Category Archives: AFRICA

Civil war will continue if agreement is not implemented

The SPLM-IO Chairman of National Committee for Information and Public Relations Mabior Garang de’Mabior said on Wednesday that the ongoing civil war will continue in

Museveni: “Opposition cheated in Arua, Bobi Wine has terrorism charges to answer”

President Museveni has said that opposition imported illegal voters to Arua leading to the defeat of the NRM candidate in the Arua Municipality election.

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies aged 76

Aretha Franklin, the “queen of soul” who became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has died in Detroit at the age of 76.

Bobi Wine,Wadri defeat Besigye and Museveni in Arua ; to be charged with treason

Government announced yesterday that Kyadondo East Member of Parliament (MP), Mr Robert Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine will today be charged before the army court in Gulu over possessing a gun.

Bob Wine driver laid to rest

Yasin Kawuma, a driver who was shot dead during a scuffle in Arua district on Monday, has been laid to rest at his ancestral home in Buwama, Mpigi District

South Sudan; embrace multiple transitional justice mechanisms for lasting peace – Birungi Denis

Countries in an attempt to overcome a civil war will often face a conflict of choice between accountability and peace. Amnesty is often (falsely) associated with peace. As efforts to bring about the South Sudan conflict to an end intensifies,

President Museveni talks about Arua chaos

President Yoweri K Museveni has come out to give his own insight of the chaos that ensued in Arua Municipality on Monday during the last campaign rallies for the Arua by-election

Arua mayor’s car vandalized over pre ticked ballot papers

Supporters of Mr Kassiano Wadri, an independent candidate in the Arua by-election, have smashed the windscreens of the car belonging to

4 Members of parliament held in Arua were armed

Police have said four Members of Parliament arrested over the chaos on Monday, the last day of campaigns for the Arua Municipality by-election, had guns

South Sudan Agreement on Outstanding Issues on Governance and Security Arrangements.

After months of negotiations aimed at ending a civil war that has killed tens of thousands of people and forced some 4.5 million from their homes since December 2013, South Sudan’s

South Sudan parties say peace talks progressing well

South Sudan government said Tuesday that negotiations with the various opposition groups on the outstanding issues are progressing well and it hopes that a deal

Army chief Malong ;Kiir must be removed through revolutionary mechanism

South Sudan’s former army chief of staff Gen. Paul Malong Awan said on Monday that South Sudan President, Salva Kiir Mayardiit must be removed through a revolutionary mechanism saying