News

Police officer arrested for shooting civilian

A few weeks ago, the president ordered banned social, political, cultural, religious or any other…

Woman under quarantine in Entebbe gives birth without the help of doctors

A quarantined woman in Entebbe this morning gave birth while unattended to. Aisha Namatovu, the…

Coronavirus: Patients flee from Hoima Hospital

Hoima- Dozens of In-patients and caretakers have deserted Hoima Regional Referral Hospital after one coronavirus case…

African airlines lose $4.4 billion in revenue following the spread of coronavirus on the continent

Rwanda Air and Air Mauritius are among airlines that have suspended flights to China. Morocco has…

Museveni promotes CMI chief, Kandiho in mini-army reshuffle

President Yoweri Museveni who is also the Commander-in-Chief of Uganda’s armed forces has promoted Brig….

Coronavirus cases in Uganda jump to 30

“Seven new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Uganda today, Saturday 28 March 2020. This brings…

International

Rwanda coronavirus cases rise to 54

Rwanda has announced nine new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total to 54 cases in…

Quarantined woman ‘kills herself’ in Kenya

Kenyan media report that a woman who was being quarantined in the western city of…

Tanzanian couple arrested for ‘calling virus a hoax’

Police in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam is holding a couple for allegedly spreading…

Chad imposes state of emergency after Boko Haram attack

Chad has imposed a state of emergency in parts of the west of the country,…

Zimbabwe to start coronavirus lockdown on Monday

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced that the country will go into lockdown from Monday…

Zero Covid-19 cases in Burundi

As of March 26 Burundi had not reported a single case of Covid-19. In a…

Sports

Coronavirus: Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and Utah Jazz players cleared after quarantining

Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and the rest of Utah Jazz’s team and staff have been…

Coronavirus: Dybala feeling ‘much better’ after suffering from COVID-19

Paulo Dybala is feeling “much better” after experiencing strong symptoms of coronavirus over the past…

Pogba to Juventus, Dybala or Pjanic to Man Utd

Juventus may be able to bring Paul Pogba back to Turin, but it could cost…

Rashford edging closer to full fitness: I feel 10 times better now

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford is in a “much better place” than a month ago…

Coronavirus: Klopp said Liverpool v Atletico going ahead was a ‘criminal act’ – Ancelotti

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp felt staging the Champions League match against Atletico Madrid at Anfield…

Coronavirus: Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and Utah Jazz players cleared after quarantining

Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and the rest of Utah Jazz’s team and staff have been…

Coronavirus: Dybala feeling ‘much better’ after suffering from COVID-19

Paulo Dybala is feeling “much better” after experiencing strong symptoms of coronavirus over the past…

Pogba to Juventus, Dybala or Pjanic to Man Utd

Juventus may be able to bring Paul Pogba back to Turin, but it could cost…

Rashford edging closer to full fitness: I feel 10 times better now

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford is in a “much better place” than a month ago…

Coronavirus: Klopp said Liverpool v Atletico going ahead was a ‘criminal act’ – Ancelotti

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp felt staging the Champions League match against Atletico Madrid at Anfield…

Coronavirus: Premier League stars spread the word to ‘stay at home, save lives’

With the Premier League season on hold until April 30 at the earliest, the English…

Entertainment

Liberian President George Weah makes coronavirus song

Liberia’s President George Weah has added his voice to a song raising awareness of the…

Popstar MP sings coronavirus alert for the world

Ugandan pop star and MP Bobi Wine is using his music to encourage collective action…

The virus is very real !!!

Mr Eazi and I are both recovering from an illness that looked and felt like…

Artistes to cover up for Balaam’s cancelled shows

Now we have all probably been wondering what music promoters are going to do about…

Slay queen accuses Daddy Andre of sexual harassment

Renowned singer and music Producer Daddy Andre has been accused of sexual harassment by an…

Bobi Wine is a good student of Museveni, he used his words for coronavirus song – Balaam

“I hope the president will also hit the studio and produce a stronger one” Just…

Technology

How Russia is using authoritarian tech to curb coronavirus

The Covid-19 pandemic is giving Russian authorities an unprecedented opportunity to test their new authoritarian…

iPhone 11 vs. iPhone 11 Pro

In September, Apple announced the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro as updates to the iPhone XR and XS, respectively. The…

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to donate 500,000 coronavirus test kits to US

Jack Ma, co-founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, plans to donate 500,000 test kits and 1 million…

Apple’s WWDC to be online-only this year due to coronavirus

One of Apple’s biggest events of the year is going online-only, amid concerns about the novel coronavirus that’s been labeled a pandemic by…

Airtel partners with itel to provide connected devices to Ugandans

Airtel Uganda has partnered with mobile phone manufacturer itel to launch the brand new Itel…

Facebook and Twitter suspend troll accounts

Twitter and Facebook say they’ve suspended a small network of accounts linked to Russia, but…