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The Chief Magistrate Court at Ntungamo has Remanded Mwesigwa Rukutana to Prison till September 15th, 2020

The Chief Magistrate Court at Ntungamo has Remanded Mwesigwa Rukutana to Prison till September 15th, 2020

The Court in Ntugamo District has further remanded the state minister for labour Mwesigwa Rukutana until the 15th of this month. Magistrate Sarah Mponye denied bail to the minister despite presenting sureties who included Gen J. Muhwezi,businessman Kabonero etc. It is alleged that the minister grabbed a gun to shoot supporters of his opponent in […]

List of MPs Who Joined Bobi Wine (National Unity Party)

List of MPs Who Joined Bobi Wine (National Unity Party)

A total of 16 Members of Parliament (MPs) from different politicals  joined the National Unity Platform (NUP)on 13th August 2020. NUP is a liberal progressive political party in Uganda led by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu and the party spokesperson is Joel Ssenyonyi. These MPs crossed from Democratic Party (DP) and the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) to Bobi Wine’s camp. Below is the list; Names […]

Life of Mzee Moi Toroitich Former Kenyan President

Life of  Mzee Moi Toroitich Former Kenyan President

Former Kenya’s President Daniel Toroitich arap Moi died at the age of 95 at Nairobi hospital. Moi was the second president of Kenya since independence. Accorded to Kenyan history, Torocitich was the first president to rule Kenya for the longest period of time, (1978-2002). Moi’s  life. Born in Kuriengwo village, Sacho division, Baringo County, moi was the fifth […]

Kenya’s former President Daniel arap Moi dies aged 95

Kenya’s former President Daniel arap Moi dies aged 95

Kenya’s former President Daniel arap Moi has died at the age of 95. He was seen by his critics as an authoritarian ruler who held on to power for 24 years, but his allies credited him for maintaining stability in the East African state. Moi stepped down in 2002 after being constitutionally barred from running […]

Malawi top court annuls presidential election results

Malawi top court annuls presidential election results

Malawi’s constitutional court has annulled last year’s controversial election, which saw President Peter Mutharika re-elected. The judge found there had been widespread irregularities in the May 21 vote. This is the first election to be legally challenged since Malawi’s independence. A new vote will take place within 151 days.   There have been regular anti-government […]

Court dismisses sexual harassment case against Brian Isiko

Court dismisses sexual harassment case against Brian Isiko

The Buganda Road Magistrate’s Court has dismissed a cyber-harassment and offensive communication case against Brian Isiko in which it is alleged that he sent love messages to the Kabarole Woman MP, Sylivia Rwabogo. Brian Isiko, 25, a student of YMCA College of Business Studies in Jinja, was facing charges of cyber harassment and offensive communication […]

Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, 29 Dead

Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, 29 Dead

An outbreak of Lassa fever has been confirmed in Nigeria, 29 killed and 195 cases of the disease. According to the Nigerian authorities, a national emergency operations centre had been activated to coordinate the response “to the increasing number of Lassa fever cases” across the country Lassa fever is endemic to the West African country […]

Uhuru Kenyatta not interested in changing Kenya’s constitution

Uhuru Kenyatta not interested in changing Kenya’s constitution

President Uhuru Kenyatta revealed his intentions of not willing to change the constitution in order to run for another term in office. This was said in an interview with Richard Quest of CNN on Friday last week, a video that was later released on Monday. “I’m not interested in a third term,” Mr Kenyatta replied […]

Second suspect in Bobi Wine, 15 others hit list case arrested

Second suspect in Bobi Wine, 15 others hit list case arrested

Police on Monday arrested a second suspect in relation to the hit list that was distributed around Kampala last week. According to the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Mr Luke Owoyesigyire, the suspect was found in Kabowa, Rubaga Division in Kampala following an intelligence tip from the public. The list contained names of prominent people especially […]

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