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Some of the Apaa200, holed up at U.N. compound for safety from Gen. Museveni's troops.

PETITION

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Mr. Mao Norbert (in blue neck tie), addressing the media in Gulu.

“If you have a snake in your house, are you going to negotiate with the snake to get out? Our struggle...

Nelson Mandela. Source: YouTube

(Nelson Mandela's April 20, 1964 statement at his Rivonia Trial in South Africa).

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Former President Obama delivers the Nelson Mandela lecture yesterday in South Africa. Photo: NBC Screenshot via Twitter

MR. OBAMA: Thank you. Thank you so much. Thank you very much. Thank...

From the archives: Sam Nujoma, who went on to become Namibia's first president, shown with Dr. Theo Ben Gurirab

Dr. Theo Ben Gurirab, Namibia’s first foreign minister and second prime...

Obama and Michelle. Photo: Facebook.

This week, I’m traveling to Africa for the first time since I left office – a continent of wonderful diversity, thriving culture, and remarkable...

Uganda land-grab victims seek intervention from Prince Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. Photo: news.un.org 

GULU, Uganda...

A scene at a Mobile Money kiosk and a nearby newspaper stand in Gulu City

“It is now eleven o’clock and I have just received seven customers. Five came to deposit while...

Rosatom—Russia’s state nuclear energy corporation—has recently signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with a number of African nations to build nuclear power plants within their borders. I...

Gen. Museveni disembarks from $50 million Gulf Stream jet he bought with stolen foreign aid money. U.S. still sends $1 billion annually.

 

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Maasai herders with their cattle inside the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Photo Credit: The Oakland Institute
 
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A participant debating the DINU program in Gulu recently

“UNCDF/DINU is financed by the European Union as part of the EU development assistance to Uganda; designed in...

 

 
Dr. Paul Williams, the British lawmaker who confronted Gen. Yoweri Museveni over his dictatorial rule during the recent Commonwealth conference in London wants...

(By the look on Dr. Machar's face in the photograph, during the handshake, it is clear he's aware of what he'll have to deal with. Left to right: Machar; Museveni; Sudan's President Omar el-Bashir...

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Come out to the "This is Congo" U.S. Theatrical Premiere in New York from Friday June 29 to July 5 --unfortunately Friday is sold out but you can come on Saturday, Sunday,...

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