The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

BC-AF--Uganda-Insecurity, 0135

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Uganda's government will deploy military escorts and purchase armored trucks for each of its more than 400 lawmakers amid a heightened sense of insecurity in the East African country.
Critics are blasting the decision as too expensive in a poor country that is considered one of Africa's more stable nations.
Longtime President Yoweri Museveni issued the directiv ...

 

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