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Pope Francis' 1st visit to Africa

Photo: Crowds await for Pope Francis at Kololo, Uganda - @ntvuganda

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Pope Francis' 1st visit to Africa

Photo: Pope makes his way through Kampala, Uganda, on his first visit to the country - @Suhail_Mugabi

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Pope Francis' 1st visit to Africa

Pope Francis arrives at Catholic shrine to celebrate mass in Kampala, Uganda - @AP

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Pope Francis' 1st visit to Africa

Pope Francis visits Anglican shrine outside Kampala, Uganda - @AP

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Pope Francis' 1st visit to Africa

Tens of thousands of people arrive at Kampala, Uganda, sanctuary where Pope Francis will celebrate his 1st Mass in the country - @AP

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda

Students at Uganda's Makerere University vow to strike over new tuition policy - @campusbeeug

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda

Heavy police presence at Kibuli Mosque in Kampala, Uganda, following the killing of Muslim cleric - @samirasawlani

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda

US embassy in Uganda warns of 'possible terrorist threats' to locations where Westerners congregate in Kampala, State Department says - @Reuters

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Somali Civil War

Police in the Ugandan capital of Kampala seized 'substantial amounts of explosives' and suicide vests in raids on a suspected al-Shabab terror cell that was planning an imminent attack, Ugandan official says - @Reuters

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al-Shabaab

US embassy in Uganda says local authorities have alerted the US to the discovery of an al-Shabaab terrorist cell in Kampala planning for an 'imminent attack' - @NBCNews

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terrorism

US Mission in Uganda warns Americans there to shelter in place ahead of operations against suspected terror cell in Kampala - @CNN

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Uganda

Police in Uganda arrest mayor of capital, Kampala, for disobeying order to cancel public rally - @AP

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Nairobi mall attack, September 2013

Security increased in Uganda after US warned about the possibility of a 'Westgate-style' attack in Kampala - @BBCAfrica

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Colonel Sultani Makenga, leader of Congo's M23 rebels, heads to Kampala, Uganda, for peace talks - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Congo president Joseph Kabila meets M23 rebel leader in Uganda; reiterates readiness to consider rebel demands, spokesman says - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Leaders from Africa's Great Lakes region urge Democratic Republic of Congo M23 rebels to stop their war - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Congo president Joseph Kabila begins Kampala summit with regional leaders to try to end Congo crisis, Uganda spokesman says - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Congo's President Kabila met with Rwanda's Kagame for talks on Tuesday night in Kampala, Uganda, will meet again Wednesday - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Presence of Congo rebels at Kampala talks with DRC President Kabila 'not necessary;' their issues 'well known,' Uganda says - @Reuters

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Congo M23 rebels conflict

Democratic Republic of Congo President Kabila to travel to Kampala, Uganda in mediation effort - Congolese state TV via @Reuters

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