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22 people die as Uganda boat capsizes

Twenty-two people have died and more than 60 are feared drowned after a pleasure boat sank on Lake Victoria, Ugandan police said Sunday.
The vessel carrying close to a hundred revellers sank during bad weather on Saturday in the latest deadly incident to affect passenger boats on Africa’s largest lake.
“Twenty-two bodies have been recovered and 26 people rescued,” said Asuman Mugenyi, director of operations for the Uganda police. “According to one of the survivors there were more than 90 people on board.”
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The boat, on which party-goers were drinking, dancing and listening to music, sank a short distance from the shore off Mutima in Mukono District, close to the capital Kampala.
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Customs to partner Uganda on electronic cargo tracking – Col. Ali

Customs to partner Uganda on electronic cargo tracking – Col. Ali

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is set to partner Uganda Customs on the implementation of electronic cargo tracking system in the monitoring and management of goods in transit within and outside the borders of the country. The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), retired Col. Hameed Ali, revealed this in his interaction with newsmenRead More …

Nigeria vs Uganda: Super Eagles fail to win in Asaba

The Super Eagles were held to a 0-0 draw by Uganda, in an international friendly match played on Tuesday, at the Stephen Keshi International Stadium in Asaba, Delta State. Head coach Gernot Rohr fielded a strong side, with Alex Iwobi, Ahmed Musa and Oghenekaro Etebo all starting against the Cranes. However, they failed to find […]
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If I were Nigerian, I would vote for Atiku Abubakar – Ex-Ugandan VP

Former Vice President of Uganda, from 2003-2011, Dr. Gilbert Bukenya, has said that if he were a Nigerian, that he would vote for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate in the forthcoming elections, Atiku Abubakar.
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International friendly: Uganda’s squad vs Nigeria revealed [Full list]

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations has released their squad that will tackle the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Tuesday’s international friendly at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba. The official website of the Ugandan Federation released a provisional list of eighteen players that will battle Gernot Rohr’s men. Uganda and Nigeria have already qualified […]
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