Tag: Uganda

Nigeria’s Moses Peter emerges 2018 Africa scrabble champion

inno.korie- December 3, 2018

Moses Peter, the captain of Nigeria’s senior scrabble team, on Sunday emerged the 2018 African scrabble champion at the 13th African Scrabble Championship in Kiriyangi, Kenya. Nigeria’s Moses ... Read More

East African Rolls Over $652m Infrastructure Loan

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2018

Seized Money States in East African Community (EAC) have rolled over more than $651.8 million of their loan repayments to the Trade and Development Bank ... Read More

Uganda Contains Anthrax Outbreak in South Sudan Refugee Settlement

Henry Solomon- May 24, 2018

Uganda on Thursday contained the Anthrax outbreak in a South Sudan refugee settlement that left one person dead and another hospitalised in the northwestern part ... Read More

NTA News Summary: Buhari Reaffirmed Nigeria’s Stand To Democratic Idea

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 20, 2017

NTA News Summary:20th Semptember,2017   Buhari Reaffirmed Nigeria’s Stand To Democratic Idea In Africa President Muhammadu Buhari has reaffirmed Nigeria’s stand to democratic ideals in ... Read More

Uganda Upsets Egypt, Tops Group On The Road To Russia 2018

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2017

Cranes of Uganda got a hugely important three points for the Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifying race in Group E of the Africa qualifiers. The ... Read More

U.S. Advises Africa Against Banning Used Clothing

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

The U.S. has advised  African countries against banning importation of used clothing, for them to continue benefiting from Africa Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) Scheme which ... Read More

Ugandan Woman Topples World Record with 38 Babies

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 27, 2017

The greatest officially recorded number of children born to one mother is 69, to the wife of Feodor Vassilyev (b. 1707–c.1782), a peasant from Shuya, ... Read More

Nigeria Dominates The Rest in Africa Internet Data Usage

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 21, 2017

The power of the overall country population should never be underestimated - that is the case with Nigeria, with a large youth population, it is ... Read More

Unveiled: Finalists of 2017 Commonwealth Youth Awards

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

The founder of a youth-led organisation in Papua New Guinea that uses sport as a tool to end violence against women, and the owner of ... Read More

Here Comes Finalists For 2016 Glo-CAF Awards

admin- November 23, 2016

Finally, the top five players selected for the CAF Best Player Awards have been shortlisted. The top five was decided by votes from the members ... Read More

Parents To Face Jail Term In Uganda For Failing To Vaccinate Children

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2016

Ugandan government has warned that parents who failed to take their children for compulsory vaccinations would be prosecuted. A statement released on Monday in Kampala ... Read More

Uganda outlaws non-vaccination for Infants and children

Streaming Admin- March 27, 2016

President Yoweri Museveni signed the new law on 10 March, forcing parents to vaccinate their children against several life-threatening diseases, including polio and meningitis. Parents ... Read More

AU Commission Chairperson Urges For Peace Ahead of Upcoming Ugandan Presidential Elections

AMT Tanimu- February 17, 2016

Yoweri MuseveniUgandan President The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has called for peace and calm before, during and after ... Read More

House Maid in viral torture video pleads guilty before court

admin- December 8, 2014

Police spokesperson, Godffrey Enanga, has said that a maid identified as Tumuhirwe Jolly who was captured on a secret camera tormenting a child was remanded ... Read More

FG Dispatches Youth Volunteers To Uganda

admin- July 18, 2014

  By Ronke Kolawole The Federal Government has dispatched Youth Volunteers in all fields of endeavor to Uganda to boost manpower and technical assistance in ... Read More

African Leaders at Commonwealth Confab

admin- May 20, 2013

President Goodluck Jonathan and his counterparts from Uganda, Sri-Lanka and Rwanda have given their support for the stregthening of Local Government Administration as a means ... Read More