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26 Jun 2012 description

Rescue workers in Uganda have abandoned efforts to find an estimated 70 people believed to be buried in a landslide.

Eighteen people have been confirmed dead after three villages were swept away on the slopes of Mount Elgon.

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15 Mar 2012 description

Ugandan troops make up the bulk of the African Union force helping Somalia's UN-backed government. With much of the country under the control of al-Shabab Islamist militants, it is probably one of the most dangerous missions that a soldier could embark on. So why are Ugandans choosing to take part?

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29 Feb 2012 description

Uganda is to set up a new camp to cope with a influx of refugees from eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the government has said.

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