Author: Namwanja Peter

EAST AFRICA NEWS
Lawyer Mabirizi in shs300M fund-raise drive for age limit case

City lawyer, Kassim Male Mabirizi has Launched a shs300 million drive to raise funds for the age limit case at the East African court of justice in Arusha. In his drive, the lawyer says the shs 300 million will cover for typing, printing, transport, accommodation, personal assistant allowances, adverts, lunch and photocopying among other expenses […]

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EAST AFRICA NEWS
Miss Curvy organisers hired old car for winner to take pictures, owner now wants payment

Nansaasi was crowned the most curvaceous woman in the country during a very colourful event at Imperial Royale Hotel last month. As package of victory, she was awarded a ‘brand new’ Jeep Cherokee. She went into the car and took pictures in front of media and jubilant supporters as well as organisers. That was the […]

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Africa
Guardsman Matthew Talbot: Soldier killed by elephant brought back to UK

A serving British soldier who was killed by an elephant while on anti-poaching operations in Malawi has been brought back to the UK. Guardsman Matthew Talbot, who was serving with 1st Battalion Coldstream Guards, died in Malawi’s Liwonde National Park on 5 May. The 22-year-old was part of the British Army’s counter poaching team. It […]

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EAST AFRICA NEWS
This is what you need to know about Huduma Namba as Matiang’i rules out deadline extension

The registration for Huduma Namba is fast coming to a close on Saturday, May 18th 2019 and Cabinet Secretary has said there will be no extension of the registration process, but here are the few things you need to know about Huduma Namba as reported by The Sauce. The government has registered at least 31 million […]

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braking news
US embassy in Iraq orders non-emergency staff to leave country

The US embassy in Iraq says the state department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave the country immediately. The move comes amid escalating tensions with Iran, after Washington last week said it had detected new and urgent threats from the country. The US State Department ordered the pullout of employees from both the […]

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Africa
Kiir urges Machar to return to Juba, vows to respect Vatican retreat

Juba, May 14, 2019 (SSNA) — In a speech to lawmakers on Tuesday, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said he wants the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-In Opposition (SPLM-IO) leader Dr. Riek Machar to return to South Sudan for the implementation of the September 2018 revitalized peace agreement, saying he forgive him and that the April 2018 […]

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world news
‘Don’t test us’: UK’s Iranian ambassador Hamid Baeidinejad issues warning to US

Iran’s ambassador to the UK has used an exclusive interview with Sky News to issue a stark warning about the prospect of war in the Middle East. “Don’t test us” was the message from Hamid Baeidinejad in the wake of escalating sabre-rattling from Donald Trump’s administration. With America threatening to send 120,000 troops to the […]

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Africa
Sudan crisis: Military and opposition agree three-year transition

Sudan’s military leaders have announced an agreement with the opposition alliance for a three-year transition period to a civilian administration. However, the two sides are yet to agree on a sovereign council – the top tier of power, where both want a majority. Sudan has been ruled by the military council since last month’s toppling […]

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Africa
What Cyril Ramaphosa’s Cabinet will look like

Cape Town – President Cyril Ramaphosa is under pressure to appoint a clean Cabinet with various stakeholders and Tripartite Alliance partners demanding untainted people serve in his new administration. The Office of the Chief Justice, Mogoeng Mogoeng, confirmed on Tuesday it would hand over the list of new MPs to the National Assembly on Wednesday. […]

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EAST AFRICA NEWS
Weird World: Railway dons apologize after porn was played over the speakers

In a video posted on Twitter, passenger Paul Brunton showed commuters on a South Western Rail train giggling as sexual sounds played throughout the train. Mr. Brunton captioned the footage: “My tube driver casually watching porn whilst leaving the tannoy system on…” According to Story Trender, the train users appear bewildered as the sounds blared from […]

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