Boxer Patrick Day has died aged 27 - four days after suffering a brain injury in a fight against Charles Conwell. The American was put into a coma on Saturday after he was knocked out in the 10th round of his super welterweight bout in Chicago. Promoter Lou DiBella confirmed Day...
A Local Defense Unit (LDU) trainee has been killed in Kasese. Charles Olweny, who has been undergoing training at Hima Military Training School, was shot on Wednesday at Nyakachindo cell of Rugendabara Town Council. Masumbuku Tsongo, the UPDF 309 Brigade Spokesperson says that Olweny who hails from Pader District was undergoing...
Rwanda is dubbed the Land of a Thousand Hills for a reason. This landlocked country lies suitably in Eastern and Central Africa and it is dominated by scenic rolling hills that make it a true land of a thousand hills. Besides, it features several most stunning water Lakes, rain forests...
President Yoweri Museveni has appealed to all people and organisations working to promote trade and investment in Uganda to put more efforts towards uplifting the 68% of Uganda’s population who are still living the subsistence way of life so that they join money economy. He said that failure to...
The death toll in a fuel tanker explosion in Morogoro of Tanzania has gone up to 69. The earlier records had reported that 57people had died with over 60 others injured after the tanker exploded on Saturday. “We currently mourn 69 deaths, the last victim died during evacuation while being...
President Yoweri Museveni has received a special message from President Hage Geingob of Namibia who appreciated Mr. Museveni’s taking part in the recent Southern Africa Development Conference (SADC) in South Africa. Namibia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, who is also his country’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister delivered the...
The Deputy Chief of Defence Forces Lt Gen Wilson Mbasu Mbadu flagged off a 110 strong team of UPDF sports women and Men for Nairobi Kenya to participate in the 12th Edition of the East African Military Games and cultural events at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs...
The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has set the new price for gorilla permits from $600 to $700 plus other safari activities. UWA whose headquarters are based in Kampala is an organ that is mandated by laws of Uganda to sustainably manage all the national parks. The fees for gorilla...
Most Ugandan women are known to be conservative from their dressing to the way they carry themselves. Well, this particular lady decided to stray away from the norm. After drinking one too many, the lady went out to the car pack and started displaying her 'nunu' to the public. She...
Somalia has joined DR Congo in seeking to join the fast-growing East African Community. The community currently consists of six nations namely; Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and South Sudan. Somalia has been pushing to join the bloc since 2013 when it presented its application to the EAC secretariat. In...