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Human Rights

Uganda's women say enough is enough

Women in Uganda protest after series of murders and kidnappings, accusing police of not dealing with cases effectively.

Uganda's women say enough is enough

I Knew Idi Amin

An insight into the life of one of Africa's most notorious leaders through the eyes of people who knew him and met him.

Uganda

Wakaliwood: The cinematic dream of a Ugandan slum

Slum in Kampala with about 2,000 residents is home to a young and booming Ugandan cinema industry.

Wakaliwood: The cinematic dream of a Uganda slum

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Fleeing DRC to Uganda: Africa's other refugee crisis

Lake Albert has become ground zero for thousands of Congolese families escaping fierce fighting into Uganda.

Fleeing DRC to Uganda: Africa's other refugee crisis

Africa

African countries ban secondhand clothes imports

African countries are trying to support their domestic textile industries, but pressure from the US and a flood of cheap clothing from China are making it difficult.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

26 Congolese refugees die of diarrhoea in Uganda

552 diarrhoea cases identified as refugees continue to flee inter-ethnic violence in DRC's Ituri province.

26 Congolese refugees die of diarrhoea in Uganda

Israel

Israel jails first asylum seekers refusing deportation

Israel has jailed seven Eritrean asylum seekers after they refused to be deported to Rwanda, human rights groups say.

Israel jails first asylum seekers refusing deportation

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC violence risks 'spreading' as 22,000 flee in a week

UN warns ethnic fighting that has forced tens of thousands to seek shelter in neighbouring Uganda 'may spread further'.

DRC violence risks 'spreading' as 22,000 flee in a week

Uganda

Is Uganda really a paradise for refugees?

The Stream goes beyond recent glowing headlines to ask whether Uganda really is a paradise for refugees.

Is Uganda really a paradise for refugees?

Israel

'Am I going to survive?': Israel stokes expulsion fears

Israel's plan to forcibly expel African asylum seekers has sparked anger, with protests planned worldwide on Wednesday.

Rallies against Israel's refugee removal plan expected

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Thousands flee to Uganda as DRC violence surges

A surge in violence by armed groups in Democratic Republic of Congo has sent a large influx of refugees to neighbouring Uganda.

Uganda

Uganda leader says Trump talks to Africans 'frankly'

Yoweri Museveni says he 'loves' US president for alleged 'shithole' comment as 'Africans need to solve their problems'.

Yoweri Museveni 'loves Trump for frankness' with Africa

Uganda

Q&A: Uganda 'stuck' with President Museveni

Musician-turned-MP weighs in on Uganda's future and appeal to youth as law removing president's age limit passed.

Robert Kyagulanyi: Uganda stuck with President Museveni

Uganda

Uganda's Museveni lifts presidential age limits

President Yoweri Museveni signs bill into law, which will allow the 73-year-old to rule past previous age limit of 75.

Uganda enacts law ending presidential age limits

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2017 in review: The best from Talk to Al Jazeera

We look back and follow up on some of 2017's most memorable and news-making interviews from around the world.