• 2017
  • In 2017, the border crossing between Mutukula, Uganda and Mutukula, Tanzania was converted into a one-stop-border-post (OSBP), open 24 hours every day of the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • kilometres
  • Chamberlain offered 13,000 square kilometres (5,000 sq mi) at Uasin Gishu (also spelled "Gwas Ngishu"), an isolated area atop the Mau Escarpment in modern Kenya (not Uganda). (wikipedia.org)
  • It is inset 350 metres (1,150 ft) from the Ishasha River, which is the Uganda-Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) border locally, and is 1.3 kilometres (0.81 mi) from the town of Ishasha across the river in the DRC. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • After the opening session of SG2000 experts and participants, addressed by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Yohei Sasakawa, and me, I met with the president privately to discuss implementation of the Nairobi peace agreement between Uganda and Sudan, which we negotiated in December 1999. (cartercenter.org)
  • Uganda's
  • At a recent meeting in Nairobi, Egypt and Libya agreed to Uganda's proposal for them to furnish an observation team inside Uganda to assure Sudan that military supplies are not delivered from Uganda to the Sudan People's Liberation Army, who have been fighting against Khartoum for 18 years. (cartercenter.org)
  • Church of Uga
  • The history of Mengo Hill is also entwined with that of adjacent Namirembe Hill, the seat of the Anglican Church of Uganda, because of the monarchy's close association with the Church of England. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • According to the Uganda Poverty Assessment , the proportion of the population living in extreme poverty (on less than $1.90 a day) fell from 62.2% in 2002/03 to 34.6% in 2012/13, representing one of the fastest reductions in poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa. (worldbank.org)
  • The Uganda national census of 2002 counted the population of the town at 11,553. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1958
  • Starting in 1958, the government of Uganda began establishing educational institutions on the southern and southwestern slopes of the hill, in the neighborhood known as Kyambogo. (wikipedia.org)
  • town
  • The town is also served by a public civilian airport, Lira Airport, administered by the Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following additional points of interest lie within the town limits or close to the edges of town: offices of Lira Town Council Lira Campus of Uganda Martyrs University, a private university, whose main campus is located in Nkozi, Mpigi District All Saints University, a private university affiliated with the Church of Uganda a branch of the National Social Security Fund Uganda portal Lango people UBOS (27 August 2014). (wikipedia.org)
  • Mutukula is a town in the Central Region of Uganda, the third-largest economy in the East African Community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kalungu is a town in the Central Region of Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • Katunguru, is a small town in Rubirizi District, Ankole sub-region, in the Western Region of Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • The town is home to Busembatya Town Council Football Club (Busembatya TC FC), which plays in the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) Zone 10 mini soccer league. (wikipedia.org)
  • lies
  • Uganda also lies within the Nile basin, and has a varied but generally a modified equatorial climate. (wikipedia.org)
  • adjacent
  • The Buildings of the Uganda Supreme Court Namirembe Hill - Adjacent to and immediately northwest of Mengo Hill. (wikipedia.org)
  • centre
  • Over the years, ACCU has helped expose corrupt officials and practices in the private and public sectors of Uganda notably through publications like The Black Monday Newsletter, themed anti-corruption events like the Anti-Corruption Caravan and the Anti-Corruption Week (ACW) as well as regular corruption related news on its official website and online resource centre among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • Our one agricultural expert in the country, Michael Foster, has trained 300 extension workers who are supervising about 5,000 Uganda farm families in the production of maize, rice, peanuts, sorghum, and millet. (cartercenter.org)
  • The Northern region is one of four regions in the country of Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • The people of Uganda were hunter-gatherers until 1,700 to 2,300 years ago, when Bantu-speaking populations migrated to the southern parts of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population
  • Uganda surpassed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target 1a of halving poverty by 2015, and made significant progress in reducing the proportion of the population that suffers from hunger, as well as in promoting gender equality and empowering women. (worldbank.org)
  • As of June 2014[update], the population of Zombo, Uganda is not publicly known. (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • ACCU started with support from MS Uganda as the main donor and as years went by, the anti-graft body started receiving funds from ActionAid Uganda and DANIDA. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main campus of St. Lawrence University (Uganda) - Located close to the Kabaka's Lake. (wikipedia.org)
  • British
  • British Anglican missionaries arrived in the kingdom of Buganda in 1877 (a situation which gave rise to the death of the Uganda Martyrs) and were followed by French Catholic missionaries in 1879. (wikipedia.org)
  • border
  • Under the direction of The Carter Center's Ben Hoffman, we have continued our efforts to implement all facets of the agreement, including Sudan's withholding military and economic support to the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), a rebel group headed by Joseph Kony that has perpetrated continuing raids across the border into Uganda, including the abduction of children. (cartercenter.org)
  • Yenga is an Amba village in western Uganda, Bundibugyo District, on the border with the Congo. (wikipedia.org)
  • WEBSITE
  • See the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) website http://www.uwa.or.ug/ for details of gorilla tracking, safaris, chimpanzee tracking and more. (wikitravel.org)
  • almost
  • Acts of intimidation and violence against journalists are an almost daily occurrence in Uganda. (rsf.org)
  • President Museveni joined in expressing hope that almost all LRA members will return to Uganda under a recently passed amnesty law. (cartercenter.org)
  • government
  • The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is the government regulatory body of the communications sector in Uganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • Naguru Housing Estate - A public housing project, destined for demolition and modernization Naguru General Hospital - A 200-bed public hospital built with assistance of the Chinese Government and administered by the Uganda Ministry of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • network
  • Uganda Telecom - An information technology and communication network company. (wikipedia.org)
  • The coalition then existed as a loose arrangement until 2003 when the Annual General Meeting sitting at Human Rights Network Uganda (HURINET-U) took the decision to have it formally registered as an independent body. (wikipedia.org)