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Uncertainty hangs over AFCON 2019

On Football Planet this week, more than a week after Cameroon was dismissed as host country for AFCON 2019, CAF is yet to find...

Government urged to include cancer awareness in school curriculum

Three organisations involved in the fight against cancer among children have urged government to include a cancer awareness component in the school curriculum.The Uganda...

We shall start confiscating property of corrupt government officials- Museveni on graft

In the new fight against corruption, President Museveni has said government will now introduce a law that will force civil servants involved in corruption...

Uganda’s Harriet Anena wins Wole Soyinka literature award

Harriet Aber Anena, a Ugandan writer and Prof Tanure Ojaide were on December 9 announced joint winners of the Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature...

FDC vows crackdown on Muntu ‘loyalists’ within party

Following the reshuffle at Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, that saw many of the senior leaders axed from their positions, the party has...

‘I can’t breathe’ were Khashoggi’s final words, report says

Jamal Khashoggi’s final words were “I can’t breathe,” CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of...

Lukaku confident he is over post-World Cup slump

Romelu Lukaku believes he has finally emerged from his post-World Cup slump, with the Manchester United striker revealing he had to shed muscle to...

EU extends sanctions on DRC’s ruling party candidate

The European Union, EU, on Monday extended sanctions on the Democratic Republic of Congo’s ruling party candidate for polls slated for December 23, 2018....

“Djibril on a rainy day”: literature and diversity [This is Culture]

Not necessarily according to Makamousso Traoré. She is a young Malian woman who lives in France….. And she is a slasher as we say...

UPDF soldiers awarded for excellence in Somalia

UPDF soldiers under Uganda Battle Group Twenty Three (UGABAG XXIII) have been awarded with medals and certificates for the good job in Somalia.UGABAG XXIII...

Somali MPs aim to impeach president over Ethiopia, Eritrea ‘deals’

An impeachment move brought by lawmakers against Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has been rejected by deputy speakers of the country’s parliament. A copy...

The fight against corruption is possibe -Lt Col Nakalema

The head of the anti corruption unit at state house Lt Col Edith Nakalema  says the fight against corruption is possible and should be...

Stella Nyanzi back to Luzira as case flops

The mention of a case in which Makerere University researcher and political activist Dr. Stella Nyanzi is accused of charges related to cyber harassment and...

Uganda should never be defined by Amin’s atrocities- Katureebe

The Chief Justice, Bart Katureebe has said Ugandans ought to do a lot in regards observation of human rights so they are never again...

Government doing its work, just avoid getting AIDS and look after your homes- Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has called upon Ugandans to use the infrastructure and peace by government to raise household income and take care of their...

Nigeria’s ex-prez refutes neutrality reports, says Buhari must go

Olusegun Obasanjo, Nigeria’s former president has clarified that he remained opposed to the current government led by Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo had reportedly backed Atiku...

Vice President: Gabon’s Bongo Suffered A Stroke

Gabon’s President Ali Bongo, out of the country since falling ill in October, suffered a stroke, his vice president said, providing the first official...

Umeme launches project to connect 1000 households in Tororo

DAVID OCHIENGUmeme, through the Urban Electrification Programme, has launched a project to connect over 1000 households in divisions of western and Eastern in Tororo...

South Africa president bans annual salary increase for cabinet

Members of cabinet in South Africa will not have annual salary increases according to a statement from the presidency. A statement published over the...

Africa leaders converge in Sharm El-Sheikh [The Morning Call]

The Business of Africa Forum 2018 kicked off on Saturday in Egypt’s Red Sea resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh with the participation of a...

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