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Uganda

Wanted Ugandan general Sejusa 'in hiding in London'

General David Sejusa has asked for police protection in Britain

A wanted Ugandan general who questioned the president's succession plan has requested the protection of British police and won't return home anytime soon, his lawyer said. General David Sejusa is now hiding from Ugandan undercover agents allegedly sent to track him down in London, where he is travelling, said Ugandan lawyer Joseph Luzige.

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 3:07am

Briefs, January 22, 2013

Barbara Walters cut her head at an ambassador’s home. Photo: Reuters

TV veteran tumbles at inauguration party

22 Jan 2013 - 4:12am

UN says Rwanda and Uganda backed rebel takeover of Goma

A crowd gathers around the body of a Congolese army soldier after M23 rebels took control of Goma in eastern Congo. Photo: EPA

The Rwandan military is commanding and supporting the rebel force that overtook a provincial capital in eastern Congo earlier this week, a United Nations report said.

Uganda is also providing more subtle, but nonetheless decisive backing to the M23 rebels, the report added.

23 Nov 2012 - 2:56am

Briefs, November 16, 2012

France raises prospect of arming Syrian rebels

16 Nov 2012 - 3:47am

Briefs, November 3, 2012

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Photo: AFP

Syrian killings on video probably a 'war crime'

3 Nov 2012 - 4:04am

school news

Ju Ching Chu Secondary School

The 43rd Anniversary of Ju Ching Chu Secondary School on May 8 was the highlight of the academic year and a great success.

Thanks to the hard work of students and teachers, the Inter-House Drama Competition went smoothly.

Meanwhile, the Alumni Tea Party filled the air with memories.

1 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

War children

Hope springs eternal claimed 18th century English poet Alexander Pope. But if it's going to have trouble being revived anywhere at the moment, it's in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where a decade of war has left hundreds of thousands of people homeless.

4 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

In tune with each other

Local pupils Edmond Leung Ho-yin, 10 (top) and Athena Lai Ching-hei, six, meet members of Uganda's Watoto Children's Choir who are in Hong Hong for two weeks. The 18 children, all Aids orphans, are on a 71/2-month tour of Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand.

13 May 2006 - 12:00am

Delegates prepare for inside look at UN

A group of 20 Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) students will get a taste of diplomatic life when they attend two model United Nations conferences.

14 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Snakepit

Snakepit

by Moses Isegawa

Picador $208

16 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

The battle against Aids

I appreciated the article headlined 'Risky Pleasures' (December 1) by Tim Cripp on HIV/Aids in Hong Kong which highlighted social workers' valiant efforts to protect teenagers from Aids. However, the terminology 'safe sex' was used in conjunction with condom use.

17 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Nothing but the truth in Uganda

FACTUAL advertising is a fine thing, but there are occasions when some economy with the truth would be advisable.

Officers with the Royal Hong Kong Police Force have been musing over amazingly accurate job details being circulated on behalf of the Ugandan police.

29 Aug 1993 - 12:00am