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Fake seeds hurting Ugandan farmers

Fake seeds hurting Ugandan farmers

The first planting season of the year which starts in March, is well under way in Uganda thanks to good rains that have spread to most parts of the country.Farmers...

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Does a woman determine the sex of her baby?

Does a woman determine the sex of her baby?

The rather miraculous process of human reproduction is surrounded in mystery and myth. Up to now, there is a belief that a mother is responsible for the sex of her...

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What "yardstick" of effectiveness is available to those in law enforcement?

What "yardstick" of effectiveness is available to those in law enforcement?

By Richard MusaaziLast month during the launch of community policing, the Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura said everyone should be involved in fighting crime because it is a...

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"US remains committed to providing Ugandans with life-saving health services"

"US remains committed to providing Ugandans with life-saving health services"

By Ambassador Scott DeLisiEvery year, the world comes together to mark World Health Day[April 7]. At the U.S. Mission to Uganda, we use the day to take stock of how...

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Rehabilitation of Nakasongola airfield starts

Rehabilitation of Nakasongola airfield starts

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has handed over the Nakasongola Airfield site to the Chief of Defense Forces, Gen. Katumba Wamala who also handed it over to EnergoProjekt contractors for...

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MPs should seek more knowledge on GM

MPs should seek more knowledge on GM

At the end of March, the International Services for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) released its annual status report indicating that coverage of biotech crops had increased by 3%...

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"I want to unlock the stagnant water supply curve"

"I want to unlock the stagnant water supply curve"

Engineer Aaron Mwidu Kabirizi is the Director, Directorate of Water Development (DWD). In this interview with The Sunrise's William Odinga Balikuddembe, he reveals his vision for the water development in...

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Radio stations closed as police silences opposition

Radio stations closed as police silences opposition

The Uganda Police Force has come under sharp criticism from the Human Rights Network for Journalists (HRNJ-Uganda) for violating laws on freedom of expression by carrying out numerous raids, temporary...

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China's Li Na wins Australian Open final

China's Li Na wins Australian Open final

China's Li Na has won her second Grand Slam title with victory over Slovakian Do...