Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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KAMPALA, March 7 Uganda has ditched a long-standing plan to liberalise private-sector pensions after concluding the reform would hand foreign firms an advantage over their local counterparts.
KAMPALA Uganda's President has sacked his security minister and police chief after authorities faced a wave of criticism for failing to solve a series of murders and other crimes.
KAMPALA A Ugandan Internet service provider that uses Vodafone's brand under license has obtained court protection against creditors after high operational costs pushed it into financial difficulties, an official said.
KAMPALA, Feb 27 A Ugandan Internet service provider that uses Vodafone's brand under license has obtained court protection against creditors after high operational costs pushed it into financial difficulties, an official said.
KAMPALA Twenty-six refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo have died in a camp in Uganda from acute diarrhea, and hundreds more cases have been registered, an official from the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Thursday.
KAMPALA Uganda said on Thursday it was widening a probe of government officials who allegedly stole aid intended for refugees to include U.N. staff, amid concern the scandal may hold up donor cash needed for the country's surging refugee population.
KAMPALA Uganda said on Thursday it had suspended five officials, including a senior technocrat, following United Nations allegations of possible fraud in the management of relief aid to the East African country, home to about 1.5 million refugees.
KAMPALA Uganda is investigating allegations that its officials defrauded donors by inflating refugee numbers and diverting food aid, the prime minister's office said on Tuesday.
KAMPALA Traffic will soar above the muddy swamp between Uganda's capital and its international airport when a new Chinese-built highway opens in a few months time, but the road itself is mired in controversy. | Video
KAMPALA Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni may resume signing off on death sentences after a long hiatus to help stem a wave of crime, he said on Twitter in comments that were quickly denounced by rights activists opposed to capital punishment.