Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – August 16, 2018

Event: Politically motivated protests and demonstrations are likely to occur throughout Uganda and especially in the Arua region tonight and into tomorrow.  Increased traffic congestion and the possibility of politically motivated demonstrations/public gatherings in the Kampala area are also likely. Locations: While it is unknown where demonstrations may occur, the following areas are most likely: ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – August 7, 2018

Location: North Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): Mangina area North Kivu province Ituri province  Event: The DRC Ministry of Health announced a new outbreak of Ebola virus.  At this stage, there is no indication that this outbreak is related to the recent epidemic in the Equateur Province in the far North ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kampala – May 31, 2018

Location: Entebbe International Airport (EBB) Entebbe, Uganda. Event: The Ugandan Ministry of Health announced that as a public health precaution, following a reported outbreak of Ebola Virus in a remote northwestern province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Ugandan authorities initiated temperature and observational screening of flights and passengers which originated from hotspot areas in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Crowds forming and Demonstrating in Kampala

U.S. Embassy Kampala, Uganda 21 September 2017 US Embassy Kampala informs US Citizens that there is widespread deployment of government security forces throughout the city, particularly near Parliament and Makerere University. We have received reports of tear gas being deployed as well as gunshots. The following map depicts areas where motorists may experience problems including ...
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Notarial services

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Adoptions

NOTICE: Uganda Announces Effective Date of June 2 for Amendments to the Children Act As reported in the Department of State’s June 2  Adoption Alert , on May 20, 2016, the Ugandan president signed into law amendments to the Children Act. The full text of the amendments can be found on the Ministry of Gender, Labour, and ...
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