Daily Archives: October 1, 2018

Felix Tshisekedi vies to be Presidential candidate of opposition in DRC

Felix Tshisekedi, son of veteran Congolese opposition figure Etienne Tshisekedi, is one of four Democratic Republic Congo politicians seeking to become the presidential candidate

Zambia opposition protests Kenya’s Prof Lumumba deportation

Zambia’s main opposition leader, Hakainde Hichilema, has criticized the government over Saturday’s deportation of prominent Kenyan lawyer Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba.

10 killed in South Sudan after grenade explodes in a nightclub

Police in South Sudan say at least 10 people have now died after a hand grenade exploded in a club on Friday night in the western town of Yambio, whisper eye media team reports .

President Buhari vows to end Boko Haram

Nigeria is committed to ending attacks by militant Islamists in the north-east of the country and making the region “safe for all”, President Muhammadu Buhari has said in his speech

Al-shabab claims Mogadishu attack

Militant Islamist group al-Shabab says it carried out the car bomb attack in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, targeting an EU convoy,  whisper eye media team reports.

2 Chinese arrested over illegal military training in Zambia

Police in Zambia arrested two Chinese nationals over the weekend over allegations that they were giving illegal military training to members of a local security firm

Contaminated bootleg alcohol kills 42 ,16 blided in Iran

At least 42 people have died after drinking contaminated bootleg alcohol in Iran, a government spokesman said.

Health ministry spokesman Iraj Harirchi said 16 people had gone blind

President Uhuru Kenyatta holds talks with Prince William

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday held talks with Prince William Arthur, the Duke of Cambridge, who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi.

Six held for alleged far-right militancy in German city

Six men have been arrested on suspicion of belonging to a far-right militant group in the eastern German city of Chemnitz.

The men, aged 20 to 31, are accused of forming a

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria over Ahvaz attack

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards say they have fired missiles at eastern Syria targeting the ringleaders of the deadly attack on a military parade in Ahvaz.

Political Sergeant Bobi Wine case put on hold till 3rd December

Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine)case and more than 30 others  accused of treason has been  adjourned for  two months.

On Monday, when the suspects appeared for mention of their case, Gulu Grade One magistrate Yusuf Ndiwalana went on to adjourn the case until December 3 .at the request of

Two confirmed dead and 18 severally injured after a prison truck over turns

Two people have been confirmed dead and 18 other sustained injuries after a Lorry truck belonging to Uganda prisons overturned at Namayumba, along Hoima road in Wakiso district.