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DEMONSTRATORS WANT ICC TO PROSECUTE SUDANESE MILITARY LEADER GEN AL BURHAN

Over 100 people demonstrated on October 15th, 2022 in front of the International Criminal Court (ICC) calling for the prosecution of Sudanese Military leader General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan for crimes against humanity.The European and African community showedsolidarity with the people of Sudan and called on the international criminal court help prosecute military leaders under the […]

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EUROPE AND SUDANESE COMMUNITY UNITE AGAINST AL BURHAN

By Our Correspondent in Brussels. Brussels- Tuesday – October 4; 2022 Over 150 Sudanese nationals demonstrated today for three hours at the European Commission headquaters in the European capital of Brussels against the coup leader currently leading the government in Sudan.After the demonstration, a letter addressed to the External Action Service addressed to the High […]

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Parliament pays breathtaking tributes to Queen Elizabeth

By Sarah Achen Kibisi. patlis2000@yahoo.com Uganda Parliament has applauded the fallen Queen  Elizabeth II for being humble, exemplary and an icon of peace. This was during a special session  this month chaired by the Deputy Speaker, Hon. Thomas Tayebwa  where legislators pay their tributes to Her Majesty. Elizabeth II was Queen of the United Kingdom […]

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COTU’s Atwoli ready to work with President Ruto

By James Wafula in Nairobi. jackson.kairu@yahoo.com Long serving Kenya veteran trade unionist Francis Atwoli who had kept claiming  Kenya Deputy President Dr William Ruto could never become President of Kenya  has now made about-turn- disowning his earlier statements and even congratulating the newly elected  Kwanza President. The fire spitting Atwoli who was speaking at a […]

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Bobi wine welcomes EU resolution on oil project

By Daniel Bakalangudde. mulungidaniels@gmail.com Uganda opposition National Unity Platform (NUP) President Hon Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu “alias” Bobi Wine has welcomed the European Union (EU) Parliament’s resolution seeking to halt development of East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project. Hon Kyagulanyi said he is in agreement with the EU MPs  concerns of gross human rights violations […]

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EU resolution: Human rights violations in Uganda and Tanzania on oil projects

By Our Reporter in Brussels. The European Parliament,– having regard to its previous resolutions on Uganda and on Tanzania, – having regard to the EU Guidelines on Human Rights Defenders and the EU Human Rights Guidelines on Freedom of Expression Online and Offline, – having regard to the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, to […]

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President Kagame applauds Aviation Africa

By Our Correspondent in Kigali. This year’s Aviation Africa Summit and exhibition was co-located with SMIESA – the 1st World Airports event – and  opened by Rwandan President, H.E. Paul Kagame on September 12, 2022 in Kigali.. The Rwandan leader sent a strong message of support for the aviation industry along with a reaffirmed determination […]

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Demonstrations against Sudanese Military leader set

By Our Correspondent in Brussels. A group of exiled Sudanese political activists, human rights activists and civil society organisations are planning a peaceful demonstration against the Sudanese military leaders led by General Abdel Fattah Al- Burhann.The demonstration that will take place on October 4th at 11h in front of the European Commission in Brussels, aims […]

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Teenage pregnancies may destroy Budaka district

By Julius Odeke.  How poverty, illiteracy and ignorance are facilitating teenage pregnancies in one of Uganda’s districts and helping to create a great burden on the country’s National Treasury. A fourteen-year-old Miss. Grace Kantono, walks ponderously with an observable tired gait. Strapped to her back is the burden of her two-year-old daughter; and she is going to a not-too-far away private clinic at Budaka Town Council, two kilometres from her […]

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SRI LANKA DEBT CRISIS  AND THE CHINESE ROLE

By Our Reporter. European organisations have castigated China for human rights violations  and  for taking advantage of  economic crisis in Sri Lanka  to dupe nationals with an exploitative debt trap.  The international conference organised  by the  European  human rights organisations in the presence of European  Union officials  on September 8, 2022 at Brussels ‘Press Club,  rebuked […]