Friday, August 7, 2020

Refugees toughen ties with host community over land use. Believes it builds coexistence

Relations between #South Sudanese refugees living in Omugo, an extension of Rhino camp settlement in Arua District and the hosts nearby...

Coronavirus: how defying presidential order landed religious leader in custody.

By Adiidi Rashul, Spirit fm. The #Presidential Order came into effect on the 22nd march 2020,...

Coronavirus: face masks for all

In an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus, the government of Uganda embarked on distribution of free face masks to...

“Risk–duty–allowances” delayed. COVID–19 front line workers go on strike.

The government of Uganda instated “risk–duty–allowances” for all front line workers fighting against the spread of COVID–19 pandemic. However, workers in...

Coronavirus: Uganda teachers embrace home based teaching technique

Three months after schools, churches among other social gathering institutions were shutdown in a bid to prevent the spread...

Coronavirus: Taskforce to establish institutional quarantine centre (IQC) in Refugee camps

The Arua district taskforce on the coronavirus is considering the establishment of an institutional quarantine centre at the refugee...

Coronavirus: Dilapidating state of sample collection room worries health workers

Health workers along the South Sudan Uganda border of Oraba in Koboko district have expressed their concern over the dilapidating state...

Ebola crisis looming

Uganda's districts that border DR Congo are at the verge of seeing Ebola outbreak. World Health Organisation officials say officials say...

Coronavirus: “We are not receiving any new arrivals” – official

After the outbreak of intercommunal violence in the world’s youngest nation, South Sudan, that left hundreds dead across 28 villages in...

A renewed wave of South Sudanese asylum seekers looms.

Civilians in the former South Sudan’s Central Equatoria State are fleeing their homes again – and entering neighbouring Uganda. But Uganda...

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