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French cheese-maker of ‘The Laughing Cow’ brand to open shop in LOL state, South Sudan

Just moments after the President of South Sudan issued an order re-dividing the under 5year old world newest nation into 28 states, the French cheese-maker renowned for its brand ‘The Laughing Cow’ or ‘La Vache Qui Rit’ issued its own press release announcing its intentions to open shop in LOL state, one of the new states. 314 more words


South Sudan VP protests treatment like ‘an ordinary traveller’ during US visit

The Vice-President of South Sudan H.E James Wani Igga has issued a strong-worded statement complaining that he was treated ‘like an ordinary traveller’ after US and UN authorities allegedly failed to give him the reception worthy of a High Level State Representative of the world’s newest nation, forcing him to do the unbelievable and exit the airport ‘like an ordinary’ economy class traveller. 480 more words


Peacekeeping forces in Somalia are accused of "sleeping" in the battlefied

As Al-Shabab increased attacks on peacekeeping forces in Somalia, resulting in the withdrawal of (AMISOM), an African Union mission in Somalia from towns previously captured, I followed the story by tweeting about it. 281 more words

More on risks of President Museveni's (re)election commission, Rwanda and "book bitings"

Uganda at ‘crossroads’ opposition leader warns” from Amy Fallon for AFP today:

Besigye said he feared Uganda is “now very clearly at a crossroads”, and demanded an overhaul of the electoral commission running the polls.

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Museveni commissions Buliisa health facility constructed by Tullow Oil.

The construction of the health facility in partnership with Buliisa district local government and the Ministry of Health is aimed at establishing mutually beneficial relationships with stakeholders and contributing towards long term improvements in the quality of life for the local communities. 378 more words

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Romans 12:18 - If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men

In 2011, South Sudanese all over the globe celebrated the birth of their new independent nation.  The CPA had fulfilled its promise of hope. The future looked bright for the world’s newest nation! 375 more words

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good Ugandans can be friends with good Spaniards

If you’ve ever heard of #SpainIsNotUganda, please don’t think me a hypocrite because of the following:

This week the soccer legend Patrick Kluivert visited Uganda for the first time in his life as a crucial step in the set up of a promotional tour that will open Uganda up to tens of millions of potential tourists and investors in coming years. 759 more words