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Roundup: EAC economies resilient against COVID-19 amid greater economic diversification need: UN report

China.dot.org 18 Feb 2021
But in actual fact, the EAC economies (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda) have, by global standards, proven to be relatively resilient," the joint report read ... Cargo transit from Mombasa Port to Malaba (the border between Kenya and Uganda) increased from 7 days to 11 days by the second quarter of 2020, the report said.
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Defeating Museveni can't be achieved through international pressure alone

Beijing News 08 Feb 2021
In the past few months, Western media and academia have placed unprecedented, and somewhat bewildering, focus on Uganda's 2021 general elections ... The fact is Museveni's military dictatorship has been draped in civilian garb for a long time ... Uganda is a deeply socially complex society.
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Sasse says he'll put the Constitution ahead of party politics as state GOP considers censure

Scottsbluff StarHerald 05 Feb 2021
THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... “They have no basis in fact and it’s legally implausible,” Vladeck said in response to the posts ... Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016 ... Photo shows young people in Uganda stopping a policeman from stealing a ballot box during the country’s presidential election on Thursday.
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Story on Ugandan army killing Somali militants withdrawn

Reuters 28 Jan 2021
... was in fact an unverified, unsourced media story.
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Int’l swim meet in SLC canceled

Q Saltlake Magazine 23 Jan 2021
“It is with great sadness and disappointment that we report that IGLA 2021 is canceled,” the group’s board said in a statement ... In Uganda, same-sex sexual acts are still criminalized. In fact, just before the competition, two of the Ugandan swimmers were arrested and placed in jail for participating in a local Pride event ... ....
photo: AP / Khalil Senosi
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni delivers his speech, during the 52nd Madaraka Day celebrations, at the Nyayo National Stadium, in Nairobi, Kenya, Monday, June 1, 2015.
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Many Ugandans are desperate for change but now it seems nothing will shift Museveni

The Observer 17 Jan 2021
Then, the evening before elections, the internet in Uganda was totally shut down ... But most surreal of all is the fact that Uganda is set to hold on to that disturbing record of still having one of Africa’s strongmen – on the political scene since independence in the 1960s – in power ... Patience Akumu is a freelance journalist based in Uganda.
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A look at what didn't happen this week

Arkansas Online 17 Jan 2021
Here are the facts. ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... "They have no basis in fact and it's legally implausible," Vladeck said ... Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016 ... Photo shows young people in Uganda stopping a policeman from stealing a ballot box during the country's presidential election on Thursday.
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Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016

The Berkshire Eagle 16 Jan 2021
Photo shows young people in Uganda stopping a policeman from stealing a ballot box during the country’s presidential election on Thursday. THE FACTS. The photo was taken by The Associated Press,during Uganda’s last presidential election in 2016 ... of Kampala, in Uganda Thursday, Feb.
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Times Free Press 16 Jan 2021
Here are the facts. ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... "They have no basis in fact and it's legally implausible," Vladeck said in response to the posts ... Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016 ... THE FACTS. The photo was taken by The Associated Press, during Uganda's last presidential election in 2016.
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Albuquerque Journal 15 Jan 2021
THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... “They have no basis in fact and it’s legally implausible,” Vladeck said in response to the posts ... Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016 ... THE FACTS. The photo was taken by The Associated Press,during Uganda’s last presidential election in 2016.
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AP's NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Tahlequah Daily Press 15 Jan 2021
Here are the facts ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... THE FACTS ... "They have no basis in fact and it's legally implausible," Vladeck said in response to the posts ... Photo of policeman struggling to hold ballot box in Uganda is from 2016 ... THE FACTS. The photo was taken by The Associated Press,during Uganda's last presidential election in 2016.
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Fresh from censoring select voices before and after US election, Twitter howls ‘HUMAN RIGHTS’ as ...

Russia Today 12 Jan 2021
Shutting down voices online is a violation of human rights in Uganda... In fact, Uganda’s government ordered a national social-media blackout essentially to level the playing field after Facebook and Twitter took down accounts supporting President Yoweri Museveni and Uganda’s ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party.
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