China

US prosecutors say Hong Kong man in bribe case motivated by greed

Patrick Ho paid millions to Chad president and Uganda foreign minister to secure business deals for Chinese energy firm.

US prosecutors say Hong Kong man in bribe case motivated by greed

Uganda

Two years on, Uganda activists seek justice for Kasese killings

Kampala urged to established independent inquiry into the killing of 103 people in the western town two years ago.

Two years on, Uganda activists seek justice for Kasese killings

Uganda

Uganda: At least 30 dead after boat capsizes in Lake Victoria

Police says overloading and bad weather are likely to blame for the accident, as rescue efforts continue.

Africa

Malaria eradication work underfunded and could stall, says WHO

At the moment, the WHO has less than half the funding it needs on an annual basis.

Africa

ICC trial of LRA leader only part of search for justice in Uganda

At the ICC, a commander of a Ugandan group linked to 100,000 deaths is standing trial, but observers worry that only rebels are facing justice for crimes during the brutal civil war.

Africa

Uganda buries its dead after landslide disaster

The search for survivors of the landslide near Mount Elgon continues, but villagers have begun to bury some of the 41 known dead in a type of tragedy that has become increasingly common in the area.

Uganda

Uganda visit of Kanye, Kim Kardashian 'to boost tourism'

Visit by famous US couple seen as coup for country's tourism promoters recently criticised by President Museveni.

Uganda visit of Kanye, Kim Kardashian 'to boost tourism'

Uganda

Uganda landslide toll jumps to 41

At least 41 people killed in eastern Bududa district after heavy rains caused landslide, officials say.

Africa

Dozens killed by massive landslide in Uganda, many more missing

Up to 34 killed after a river in eastern Uganda burst its banks, sending thick sludge and rocks through villages.

Dozens killed by massive landslide in Uganda, many more missing

Uganda

Uganda landslide kills seven amid heavy downpours

Health officials say the death roll is likely to increase as Bududa district is still experiencing heavy rains.

Uganda landslide kills seven amid heavy downpours: Red Cross

Ebola

Ebola could spread from DRC to Uganda, Rwanda, WHO warns

Warning comes as trial of therapeutic Ebola treatment is under discussion and could begin in weeks, WHO chief says.

Ebola could spread from DRC to Uganda, Rwanda, WHO warns

Fault Lines

Adoption Inc: The Baby Business

How demand from US families seeking to adopt babies from abroad has paved the way for exploitation and fraud.

Opinion

Why Bobi Wine is likely to fail if he takes power in Uganda

The militarised state Uganda's Yoweri Museveni has created is likely to undermine any democratically elected president.

Eric Mwine-Mugaju

by Eric Mwine-Mugaju

Eric Mwine-Mugaju

Africa

Ugandan court adjourns treason case against Bobi Wine

Singer turned opposition MP and more than 30 others accused of treason are expected back in court on December 3.

Uganda: Court adjourns treason case against Bobi Wine

Uganda

Bobi Wine vows freedom fight after police 'escort'

Authorities in the East African country deny opposition legislator was arrested and say he was just 'escorted' home.

Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine arrested on arrival