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RWANDA DECIDES: The 99% man who wants to extend his three decades in power

There is very little room for improvement for Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame in Monday’s election after getting almost 99% of the vote last time round....

Kenyan police relocated following body parts discovery

Officers at a police station near a rubbish dump where dismembered body parts were found have been transferred, Kenya's acting inspector general of police has...

TRUMP ATTACK: Secret Service has questions to answer for failing to stop gunman

The US Secret Service has one job - to protect current and former US presidents – and in that they failed spectacularly when an attempt...

How Trump was inches from death

The photo is extraordinary. Taken by a New York Times photographer, it shows what appears to be a bullet in mid-flight, passing right by the...

KATANGA TRIAL: All you need to know so far as witnesses fumble under heavy cross-examination

In the bustling city of Kampala, a high-profile trial has been making headlines for weeks. The case involves the alleged murder of Henry Katanga, a...

Features

19 MTN computers stolen, 3 arrested

By Moses Agaba Kabale Three People have been arrested in connection with the theft of 19 computers of Horny high school junior in Northern division...

UTI outbreak in Mbarara schools shock parents

Amos Tayebwa Mbarara Parents and stakeholders from Mbarara district are worried as young girls in primary schools suffer from Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) as a...

Sheebah’s secret closeness to UK promoter Jaffar sparks pregnancy rumours

Although it didn't come as a surprise to our Snoops, Ugandan musician  Sheebah Karungi, who became so proud for blowing her trumpet as a celebrated...

REVEALED! Here is why more girls are embracing TVET education according to UBTEB stats

Since the NRA/NRM government captured power in 1986, a deliberate effort to narrow the gender gap through promotion of girls’ education as a form of...

Tears as 15 Ugandan artists are denied UK visas

At least 15 renowned Ugandan musicians are shedding buckets of tears after they were denied Visas to the United Kingdom, where they were slated to...