News

Former Ugandan legislator too broke to pay house rent

Former Madi-Okollo County Member of Parliament Martin Drito has been sued for alleged failure to…

Ugandans stuck in Rwanda repatriated

The first batch of 100 Ugandans that have been stuck in Rwanda since the coronavirus…

76-year-old Museveni to be nominated on November 2 for another rap

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has booked November 2, 2020 to nominate Mr Yoweri…

10 refugees missing after deadly clash in Uganda camp

The UN refugee agency in Uganda on Tuesday said 10 refugees are still missing in…

IGP Ochola makes more changes in police

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Okoth Ochola has made new changes and appointments of…

Two people died in Kampala after heavy rain swept them

Police on Friday recovered two bodies along Nakivubo Channel at Clock Tower near Total fuel…

Inside Africa

Kenya to take part in Oxford Covid-19 vaccine trials

Kenya will participate in final clinical trials for a coronavirus vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca…

Zambia to reopen schools and bars

Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has announced the reopening of schools and bars as Covid-19 cases…

Nigeria’s state passes law to castrate child rapists

Lawmakers in Nigeria’s Kaduna State have approved surgical castration as punishment for those convicted of…

Rwandan man ‘badly beaten by police’ dies

A Rwandan man died in hospital after being badly assaulted by a police officer who…

Covid-19: Dozens of South Sudan medics test positive

South Sudan’s health ministry says about 78 frontline healthcare workers have tested positive for Covid-19….

Egypt withdraws from latest Nile dam talks

Egypt has temporarily withdrawn from the renewed talks on the future of a giant hydropower…

Sports

LaLiga 2020-21: Are Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in trouble?

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid comprised LaLiga’s top three for an eighth consecutive season…

Premier League facts and stats: All you need to know ahead of the opening round of games

Liverpool are aiming for another campaign of domestic dominance after ripping the Premier League title…

Manchester United season preview 2020-21

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first full campaign at the wheel certainly had a few twists and…

Liverpool season preview 2020-21

For Liverpool, 2019-20 was a campaign where many demons were laid to rest.  The rampant…

Arsenal season preview 2020-21

Arsenal enter the 2020-21 season brimming with optimism as Mikel Arteta begins his first full…

LaLiga 2020-21: Are Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in trouble?

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid comprised LaLiga’s top three for an eighth consecutive season…

Premier League facts and stats: All you need to know ahead of the opening round of games

Liverpool are aiming for another campaign of domestic dominance after ripping the Premier League title…

Manchester United season preview 2020-21

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first full campaign at the wheel certainly had a few twists and…

Liverpool season preview 2020-21

For Liverpool, 2019-20 was a campaign where many demons were laid to rest.  The rampant…

Arsenal season preview 2020-21

Arsenal enter the 2020-21 season brimming with optimism as Mikel Arteta begins his first full…

Tottenham season preview 2020-21

Tottenham’s first full season in their new stadium saw an unexpected change of manager and…

Entertainment

Fatboy punished for his recklessness

James Onen commonly known as Fatboy recently came out and made a statement that he…

Toniks may never work with established artistes again

Artiste Allan Ampaire, alias Toniks, has few collaborations to his name in the more than…

Kalifah Aganaga wants to outdo Diamond Platinumz

Diamond Platinumz is East Africa’s biggest artiste. Don’t argue. Guy has done well flying the…

Who is eligible for UPRS positions?

A few days ago, Sophie Gombya handed over the Uganda Musicians Association office to Ykee…

Ziza Bafana arrested for performing in Tanzania

Police in Kyotera District have arrested dancehall artiste Richard Kasendwa alias Ziza Bafana and four…

Daxx Kartel does house chores – Momo 19

Suleiman Ssebunya, alias Daxx Kartel, should be awarded a medal. Why? Uhhhm, well, word reaching…

Technology

4G internet balloons take off over Kenya

A network of giant internet-enabled balloons from Google’s sister firm Loon is to provide internet…

WhatsApp launches new digital payments feature

WhatsApp on Monday launched a new feature: person-to-person payments. The payments are enabled through Facebook…

Technology holds key to the future of banking – Absa MD

As digital transformation continues to reshape the banking sector, the Managing Director of Absa Bank…

Uganda set to start exporting Tech like smartphones

Uganda is set to export its first batch of locally made mobile phones to Morocco,…

Drones in Africa: How they could become lifesavers

Death comes fast, says Temie Giwa-Tubosun, as we sit in the scorching sunshine of Rwanda’s…

Apple releases a coronavirus screening app and website in partnership with CDC

Apple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms,…

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