Daily Archives: July 20, 2018

Ugandan singer Athen Lyre records with American RnB star Devonte

It has been a great  year for Ugandan singer-songwriter Athen Lyre ,  who has just released his  debut song Parakata  and has been confirmed as the first Ugandan to feature on Apple Music Radio as he premiers his song Parakata remix with American Rnb star Devonte.

Malong admits killing Nuer in December 2013, upon Kiir’s orders

South Sudan’s former SPLA Chief of General Staff Gen. Paul Malong Awan has denied claims that he was responsible for killing the Nuer civilians in the nation’s capital in December 2013

Fierce fighting near state capital of Wau

Fierce fighting has break out near the Western Bhar Al-Ghazal state capital Wau this morning between forces loyal to the country’s former FVP Dr. Riek Machar Teny and those loyal to the country’s president, Salva Kiir

Trump ‘secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model’

US President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen made recordings of his client discussing payments to a former Playboy model, US media report.

The tapes were reportedly discovered during an FBI raid on

Missouri duck boat capsizes killing 17 people

Seventeen people have died after an amphibious “duck boat” carrying tourists sank in stormy weather in the US state of Missouri, police said.

Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said all bodies have now

Trump ‘ready’ to tax all Chinese imports

US President Donald Trump says he is ready to intensify his trade war with China by slapping tariffs on all $500bn of imports from the country.

“I’m ready to go to 500,” he said in an

Russia fears leak of hyper sonic missile secrets to West

Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has raided a space research facility after a suspected leak of hyper sonic missile secrets to Western spies.

The state space agency Roskosmos said its security staff were

German bus stabbing in Lübeck leaves 14 wounded, reports say

Fourteen people have been wounded, some seriously, in a knife attack on a bus in the German city of Lübeck, local reports say.

Police in the city, in the northern state of Schleswig-Holstein, said

One dead in Bugiri as Uganda police fire on supporters escorting MP aspirant Asuman

Uganda Police in a newly created Bugiri Municipality  opened fire on supporters  escorting Counsel Asuman Bassalirwa , Bugiri Municipality member of parliament aspirant  on Thursday, 19th July 2018  , killing at least one  person and injuring many  in an ominous escalation of the Bugiri’s  election campaign crisis.

Dr Sudhir, BoU multi-billion court case fail at mediation stage

Uganda multi-billion commercial court case involving Uganda’s richest businessman Dr Sudhir Ruparelia  and  Bank of Uganda  that had reached mediation stage is set for hearing, the case file was  sent back to court for further action.

Uganda sharp shooters bombed by unknown gunmen on Lake Albert

According to a local news paper in Uganda unknown armed militants  have sunk a UPDF Marine Unit boat on Lake Edward on the western border with the DR Congo, killing two experienced “sharp shooters” and three civilians.

Kenya Politicians linked to heroin

The leaders have been blamed for frustrating war on drugs

Politicians are among the main obstacles in the fight to stop heroin trafficking, says a report