Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompasses a large portion of the south of the country, including the capital Kampala. The people of Uganda were hunter-gatherers until 1,700 to 2,300 years ago, when Bantu-speaking populations migrated to the southern parts of the country.
The Queen's position vis-a-vis Uganda was entirely separate from her role in any other country. The Queen's title when she was head of state in independent Uganda was: Her Majesty Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Uganda and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth. Her constitutional roles were mostly delegated to the Governor-General of Uganda. The following Governors-General held office:
Uganda adopted a new constitution in 1963 which abolished the monarchy. Uganda became a republic within the Commonwealth. However, the new Ugandan state was deliberately not referred to as a republic, and the constituent native kingdoms (such as Buganda) continued in existence. Following the abolition of the monarchy by the proclamation of the State of Uganda on 9 October 1963, the Kabaka (King) of Uganda, Edward Mutesa II, became the first President of Uganda. The description "State" implied that the post-Commonwealth realm was not a republic but instead a "federation of tribal kingdoms". Uganda did not become a republic de jure until 1966 with Obote's conflict with President Edward Mutesa II.
In a significant development for the global energy industry, the developers of the East African crude oil pipeline (EACOP) are harnessing the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to monitor the over 1,400-kilometer pipeline, stretching from Kabaale in Hoima, Uganda, to the port of Tanga in Tanzania.
The film, which has been released in cinemas in the US and UK, looks at the run-up to Uganda’s highly disputed 2021 election. MusicianBobi Wine, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi, inspired young Ugandans, across one of the world’s youngest countries, by running for ...
(Nairobi) - Uganda’s new surveillance system, which allows the government to track the real time location of all vehicles in the country, undermines privacy rights, and creates serious risks to the rights to freedom of association and expression, Human Rights Watch said today.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) raised concerns on Tuesday about a new vehicle tracking system in Uganda... Uganda announced the launch of the Intelligent Transport Monitoring System (ITMS) earlier this month ... Existing surveillance cameras and systems function in concert to provide real-time data on vehicle location and owner identification.
In a remarkable display of talent and innovation, four students from ISBAT University in Uganda’s capital, Kampala, have achieved a significant milestone by winning Shs11.1 million in the prestigious Revolution Hackathon Uganda competition ... addressing real-world challenges.
But the Lionesses came up just short, losing 12-7, and will now have to try their luck in the repechage – along with third place Uganda – in a bid to maintain their ever-present record ...Dennis Mwanja’s charges had a far easier ride in the semi-final, beating Uganda 27-0, and went into the final with real confidence.
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Sam Faiers broke down in tears as she visited a slum in Uganda in an emotional Instagram post, after travelling to the country with a child trafficking charity ... The money Sam has raised will go towards building a rehabilitation rescue centre for babies and children in Uganda ... 'We done it! Over £100,000 raised for @projectrescuechildren Uganda.
“In Uganda.” ... We have chosen Uganda.” ... “We will certainly send our people to Uganda and examine the proposal, but remember that a picture of a landscape, however beautiful it may be, will never replace the real thing, no matter how shiny it may be,” he told the delegates.
CNN wants you to believe that Uganda is threatening to execute two men simply for being gay ... Two men in Uganda are facing separate charges of “aggravated homosexuality,” an offense punishable by death under the country’s controversial new anti-gay laws https.//t.co/vwNet7XDuJ ... “Two Uganda men… aggravated homosexuality, punishable by death.”.
“Bank of America’s action came just before an extended trip to Uganda by Memphis-based IndigenousAdvance leadership.” Bank of America closed the accounts of WorldShineUSA, aka, Indigenous Advance Ministries/ADF screenshot ... “Real people in Uganda rely on us, and they matter,” said Indigenous Advance Ministries Founder Steve Happ.
No one is judging you ...Today, I have a square of Trader Joe’s 85% fruity and full-flavored Uganda dark chocolate every time I pass through the kitchen, which happens about sixty times a day ... Unfortunately for our waistlines (but much to the delight of Eli Lilly) we usually chase the Jello with more squares of Uganda. Abundance is the real problem ... .