Africa sees spike in COVID infections and deaths | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Africa sees spike in COVID infections and deaths | DW News” – below is their description. The rate of coronavirus cases is rising in many parts of Africa, where governments face alarming shortages of funds and vaccines. The global drop in infection rates “masks a worrying increase in … Read more Africa sees spike in COVID infections and deaths | DW News

Uganda imposes new anti-coronavirus measures to stem raging pandemic

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Uganda imposes new anti-coronavirus measures to stem raging pandemic” – below is their description. #Uganda is experiencing its worst #COVID-19 outbreak since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with hospitals in dire need of oxygen supplies. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more Uganda imposes new anti-coronavirus measures to stem raging pandemic

Guarded Like Gold: Getting Vaccines To Remote Uganda | Extended Cut

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Guarded Like Gold: Getting Vaccines To Remote Uganda | Extended Cut” – below is their description. Healthcare workers in Uganda are running against the clock to distribute Covid-19 vaccines to the country’s remote islands. Earlier this year, NBC News followed a COVAX team in action, a global vaccine … Read more Guarded Like Gold: Getting Vaccines To Remote Uganda | Extended Cut

Uganda: 2019 Landslide survivors sue the gov’t for failure to act

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Uganda: 2019 Landslide survivors sue the gov’t for failure to act” – below is their description. Victims of a landslide in eastern Uganda are taking the government to court for failing to protect communities from climate change. The lawsuit says authorities should have relocated survivors of the … Read more Uganda: 2019 Landslide survivors sue the gov’t for failure to act

Uganda minister injured, daughter and driver killed in gun attack – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Uganda minister injured, daughter and driver killed in gun attack – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In this edition, anxious parents await news of their loved ones after the latest mass kidnapping at a school in the north of Nigeria – some 200 children … Read more Uganda minister injured, daughter and driver killed in gun attack – Eye on Africa

Anger as UK helps poorer countries fight Covid – by slashing other aid

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Anger as UK helps poorer countries fight Covid – by slashing other aid” – below is their description. Those running aid programmes in countries from Syria to Yemen and Myanmar to Uganda were dealt a devastating blow last year when the UK Foreign Office cut its overseas … Read more Anger as UK helps poorer countries fight Covid – by slashing other aid

From child refugee to Swedish pop star- BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “From child refugee to Swedish pop star- BBC News” – below is their description. A decade after being granted asylum in Sweden, 19-year-old Tousin Chiza is representing his adopted country at the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam next week. Tousin – or Tusse, as he’s known in Sweden … Read more From child refugee to Swedish pop star- BBC News

LRA commander Dominic Ongwen sentenced to 25 years in prison

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “LRA commander Dominic Ongwen sentenced to 25 years in prison” – below is their description. The International Criminal Court (ICC) has sentenced Dominic Ongwen, a former child soldier who became one of the top commanders of the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), to 25 years in prison … Read more LRA commander Dominic Ongwen sentenced to 25 years in prison

Uganda: Filters turn dirty lake water into drinking water | Global Ideas

DW News published this video item, entitled “Uganda: Filters turn dirty lake water into drinking water | Global Ideas” – below is their description. Access to clean water may be a right, but it’s often hard to come by. Contaminated water kills. Henry Othieno and Saudah Birungi have developed eco-friendly filters for use in schools … Read more Uganda: Filters turn dirty lake water into drinking water | Global Ideas

🇺🇬🇹🇿 Uganda: Does East Africa really need a crude oil pipeline? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “🇺🇬🇹🇿 Uganda: Does East Africa really need a crude oil pipeline? | The Stream” – below is their description. Uganda, Tanzania and oil companies from France and China have just agreed on terms to build the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), a $3.5 billion-project expected to … Read more 🇺🇬🇹🇿 Uganda: Does East Africa really need a crude oil pipeline? | The Stream

Africa’s Great Lakes region are “on the right track” to tackle political & other challenges

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Africa’s Great Lakes region are “on the right track” to tackle political & other challenges” – below is their description. Briefing by Huang Xia, Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region, on the situation in the region. (12 April 2021) UN Special Envoy for the … Read more Africa’s Great Lakes region are “on the right track” to tackle political & other challenges

Uganda, Egypt sign a military pact as tensions rise over Ethiopia dam

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Uganda, Egypt sign a military pact as tensions rise over Ethiopia dam” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-09/Uganda-Egypt-sign-a-military-pact-as-tensions-rise-over-Ethiopia-dam-Zk8yML2xxu/index.html Uganda and Egypt have signed a military intelligence sharing agreement this week. The pact comes amid rising tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia over a massive hydroelectric dam on a … Read more Uganda, Egypt sign a military pact as tensions rise over Ethiopia dam

Rwanda’s Kagame welcomes France opening archives on genocide – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Rwanda’s Kagame welcomes France opening archives on genocide – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition :  As commemorations were held in Paris to remember the approximately 800,000 lives lost in the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsis in 1994, France announced that it would … Read more Rwanda’s Kagame welcomes France opening archives on genocide – Eye on Africa

Climate change taking its toll on Kenya’s coffee producers

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Climate change taking its toll on Kenya’s coffee producers” – below is their description. #Coffee plantations occupy a total of 110,000 hectares across #Kenya. The East African country is the fifth largest producer of Arabica coffee on the continent after Ethiopia, Uganda, Ivory Coast and Tanzania. But … Read more Climate change taking its toll on Kenya’s coffee producers

COVAX Brings Covid Vaccine Doses To Uganda | NBC News NOW

NBC News published this video item, entitled “COVAX Brings Covid Vaccine Doses To Uganda | NBC News NOW” – below is their description. COVAX delivered the first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine to Uganda. NBC News’ Cynthia McFadden is on the Buvuma Islands on the Uganda side of Lake Victoria to explain how the shots are … Read more COVAX Brings Covid Vaccine Doses To Uganda | NBC News NOW