Posts Tagged ‘Uganda’

Somalia:Ugandan president, UN envoy discuss Somalia elections

Thursday, August 16, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  August  16, 2012

KAMPALA, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) — Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said that Uganda is ready to support Somalia as the troubled Horn of African country nears an end to the transitional period that will see new leaders on Aug. 20. Read more…

Ugandan police arrests main opposition leader, foils planned protests: radio

Thursday, January 19, 2012 Comments off

KAMPALA, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) — Ugandan police on Thursday arrested the country’s main opposition leader Kizza Besigye and several other opposition leaders as they planned to launch fresh protests over the rising cost of living in the East African country. Read more…

Nairobi:Presidents of Kenya,Somalia and Uganda urge unity to Defeat Somalis Al-Shabab

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 16,2011                      Kenya Media
Leaders call for regional solidarity over Al Shabaab
States urge unity to defeat Al-Shabaab

President Kibaki (centre), Somalia President Sheikh Sharif (right) and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni (left) after a meeting at State House in Nairobi, November 16, 2011. The three leaders urged regional solidarity to bring to an end the state of lawlessness that has prevailed in Somalia over the last two decades. PPS Read more…

Uganda:Gaddafi killing was cowardly – Museveni

Monday, October 31, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 31,2011
Mr Museveni said “the NTC has laid a poor foundation for Libya’s future by promoting revenge”

Photo/FILE President Museveni said the NTC has laid a poor foundation for Libya’s future by promoting revenge.

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has described the killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi as a cowardly act by the country’s new rulers. Read more…

Somalia, Libya, Uganda: US increases Africa focus – AP

Friday, October 28, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 28,2011
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — While putting few U.S. troops at risk, the United States is playing a growing role in Africa’s military battles, using special forces advisers, drones and tens of millions of dollars in military aid to combat a growing and multifaceted security threat.

Once again, the focus is Somalia, the lawless nation that was the site of Read more…

Uganda : US troops not sent in to fight – Uganda president:

Sunday, October 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 16,2011
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said Sunday that U.S. military “personnel” being sent to Uganda to help fight the rebel group the Lord’s Resistance Army will not participate in actual fighting. Read more…

Obama sending US troops to Africa – RT

Saturday, October 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 15,2011

AFP Photo / Shah Marai

He’s not calling it a war, but President Obama will be sending American troops into Central Africa to offer military assistance.

In order to aid with the takedown of Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army in Central Africa, President Barack Obama told Congress today that he Read more…

Somalia:Wasiirka Gaashaandhigga Ugandha Oo Muqdisho Soo Gaaray

Monday, September 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 19,2011
Muqdisho – Wasiirka Wasaaradda Gaashaandhigga ee dalka Ugandha ayaa maanta booqasho ku yimid magaalada Muqdisho kadib markii uu casuumad ka helay dhiggiisa dalka. Read more…

Uganda:Kampala bomber gets 25 years

Friday, September 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 16,2011
By Andante Okanya and Edward Anyoli

Nsubuga and Mugisha being led to prison Read more…

Museveni ‘queried Kenya army ability’ – Nation

Sunday, September 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 10,2011     Maqaley War laay malagu waramey
Horn of Africa leader discuss drought crisis – Nation

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda inspects a guard of honour on arrival at JKIA in Nairobi in a past visit. Photo/FILE  Read more…