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Gen @Tumukunde_ GRANTED BAIL subject to conditions set out by court.
Gen. Tumukunde granted bail

The former Minister for Security Gen Henry Tumukunde has today been granted bail on conditions set by the court of judiciary. Tumukunde appeared today before the court via videoconferencing for the ruling on his bail application review. The applicant and sureties shall each execute bond 50m not cash and applicant shall deposit his passport with […]

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Technology
MTN Uganda alerts customers over mobile money, data increasing fraud
MTN Uganda alerts customers over mobile money, data increasing fraud

Uganda’s leading telecom giant MTN Uganda Limited has in concern alerted its millions of customers about the ongoing fraud on mobile money, data, phones, airtime, or other prizes. In an official promoted disclaimer, MTN revealed the increasing attempts by fraudsters to steal from or scam customers through fake promotions or schemes. “These promotions mostly target […]

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How depression led Uganda’s Radio Presenter ‘Kazimoto’ commit suicide

Summary: Western Uganda’s popular Radio Presenter ‘Kazimoto’ Commits Suicide at Min. Frank Tumwebaze’s Radio Station in Kamwenge district as a result of depression. A famous Western Uganda radio presenter Bernard Tumuhimbise alias ‘Kazimoto’ was on Saturday found dead behind the premises of Nyumbani FM in Rwamwanja, Kamwenge District. Kazimoto committed suicide, according to the officials […]

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Flooding as a result of recent heavy rains has killed more than 260 people across East Africa
Detailed: floods kill over 260 people in East African

SUMMARY: Floods in East African have killed over 260 people. See how heavy rains are messing up East African Countries amidst COVID pandemic below. The East African wet season is at a peak of messing out people’s lives in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda as well as Somalia.    Flooding as a result of recent heavy rains […]

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Floods kill 65 in Rwanda amidst covid cases rise

SUMMARY: Floods kill 65 in Rwanda, displaces many due to heavy land and mudslides. Reports emerging from Rwanda’s Ministry in charge of Emergency Management (MINEMA) have revealed that up to 65 people have been killed by floods due to heavy rains. In recent days, heavy rains have hit different parts of the country causing heavy […]

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Coronavirus
South African MPs' Zoom meeting hacked with porn
SHOCK! South African MPs’ Zoom meeting hacked with porn

Summary: South African MPs’ Zoom meeting hacked with porn, Speaker abused Zoom meeting hacked: A virtual meeting of South African lawmakers was on Thursday disrupted by hackers who flooded the video call with pornographic images. The virtual video meeting held by the parliamentary committee was hacked and left the speaker abused As the meeting was […]

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Campus News
Kyambogo reveals architectural designs for its new football pitch

Kyambogo University on Sunday exposed the architectural designs of its new multi-million East End football via their official Twitter handle. The schematic designs indicate a well-improved sports facility with clear levels and re-regreened to give an ample environment for any staged sports. In the financial year 2020/2021 Kyambogo University approved several capital projects worth Shs […]

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Isingiro district floods death toll rises to three (3)

The situation is getting scary in Isingiro district western part of Uganda after the death toll due to floods hikes to 3. Floods due to heavy rains which struck Kabuyanda and Birere sub-counties in Isingiro district last week has risen the death toll to three and more people missing. Over the week, a 15-year-old girl […]

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Coronavirus
Uganda’s Coronavirus cases rises to 89

The Ministry of Health on Sunday confirmed one new Covid-19 case bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 89. The new case is a 39-year-old Kenyan driver who arrived in the country through Malaba border. The case was confirmed out of the 2729 samples of truck drivers and efforts to track him are underway. […]

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UPDF Senior Army Officer shot dead

A senior UPDF officer at the rank of Major was on Sunday evening shot dead by another soldier at Nakasongola Military Barracks. In the incident the suspect also injured a junior army officer who intervened to arrest him. He is currently being hospitalized. The spokesperson of the cantonment Lt. Ibrahim Ssekito says the incident occurred […]

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