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Today in History: October 28, 1999

This Bill paved way for the licensing of private companies to generate, distribute and sell electricity in Uganda

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Today in History: October 27, 1995

The Chief Magistrate, Mr. Aweri Opio made the order following a running dispute between KCC and Milton Obote Foundation (MOF) over the arrears

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Today in History: Uganda mourns former VP...

Kisekka, popularly known as ‘Omusawo Omutendeke’ died as the family prepared to take him to Cromwell Hospital.

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Today in history: The United Nations is born...

The name "United Nations", coined by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt was first used in the Declaration by United Nations of 1 January 1942,...

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When Kabaka Mutesa's body was returned home...

A mood of tension and grief as the plane carrying Sir Edward's remains appeared on the horizon

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Poison gas: World War I's weapon of terror...

Officers hoped the vomiting, suffocation and burns caused by poison gases would force troops to abandon positions in what quickly became a standoff between...

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On this day 24 years ago...

One black was killed in the town of Klerksdorp and the UK Embassy in Pretoria was attacked

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On this day 38 years ago…

The BCMA was an avowedly Marxist group, which used the Azanian People Organisation as its political voice.

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Italy invades Albania

The Albanian parliament voted to unite Albania with Italy; King Zog fled to Greece

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On this day 24 years ago...

In approximately three months, the Hutu extremists who controlled Rwanda brutally murdered an estimated 500,000 to 1 million civilian Tutsis


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Meet the Acholi Prince who prefers...

20-year-old Eric Opoka commonly known for his stage name as Eezzy is the hottest musical item in Northern Uganda.