Uganda’s government is considering selling about $1 billion of Eurobonds, joining East African neighbors Kenya and Rwanda in raising cash on global markets to build infrastructure needed for economic growth.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — More than 30 people were killed when a bus collided with a cargo truck on a highway linking South Sudan to Uganda, police and a witness said Monday, and the death toll is likely to rise as some passengers are said to be in critical condition.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan authorities on Wednesday charged 10 suspects of Somali origin with terror-related offenses following their arrest in a raid on a suspected al-Shabab cell in this East African country.
By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda is hoping to secure an $8 billion loan from China to build a railway network to revamp the country's transport infrastructure as it prepares to start oil production. As in other areas of Sub-Saharan Africa, China has become a major investor in Uganda. It has mostly channelled funds into roads, hydro power dams, fibre optic cable networks and other ...
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda have invited bids for a consultant to oversee a feasibility study for connecting their nations by high voltage power line, part of efforts to meet growing demand for electricity and deepen integration of their economies. The project aims to build a 400 kilovolt (kV) electricity line running from Olkaria, where Kenya is expanding geothermal power ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan authorities are holding 19 suspects arrested over an apparent terror plot, officials said Monday as the security agencies continued an operation to dismantle what they said was an al-Shabab cell plotting attacks in this East African country.
Kampala, Uganda: Douglas Buule, a teacher at Kiwenda primary, a government school outside Uganda's capital Kampala, has a recurring problem. "The money used to access the chalk comes late, even towards the end of term," explains Buule. "It is a big burden to keep on writing on a chalk board.