Category: Feature

Africa
No one survived, Ethiopian airline heading to Nairobi crushed near Addis Ababa

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 heading to the Kenyan capital Nairobi has crashed near Addis Ababa. According to the official inforamtion from the Ethipian airline, the plane, a Boeing 737-800MAX with flight number ET 302, lost contact at 08.44 am local time soon after taking off, at 08:38 am local time, from Bole International Airport […]

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Business
MTN CEO deported over company’s dealings that are considered “prejudicial to national security”.

MTN Uganda’s Chief Executive Officer – CEO, Win Van Helleput was yesterday deported on orders of the Minister of Internal Affairs Gen. Jeje Odongo. CEO’s deportation came after a 4 hour interrogation by police, Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) and Joint Anti-terrorism Taskforce operatives at the special investigations division of Police in Kireka 14th, Fabruary […]

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Crime
UCC suspends Daily Monitor over Kadaga “witchcraft” story

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the communications sector regulator has Wednesday, February 6 ordered Monitor Publications to cease Online publications effective today. Ibrahim Bbossa, the head of Public relations at UCC has confirmed the development. According to dated February 6 latter to Monitor Publications also copied to Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, UCC Executive Director […]

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Entertainment
Kim Kardashian writes to the world about beautiful scenery in Uganda

Popular television host and fashion star Kim Kardashian who is in Uganda together with her husband Kanye West has in a social media post said there is a heaven in Uganda. The singer took to social media praising the hospitality of the people and the amazing water bodies and bushes Uganda is endowment. “Everything is […]

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Entertainment
LYN’s Silent Feelings part 1

LYN’S SILENT FEELINGs part 1, After one and a half years of my stay at Mama Nankya’s rentals, we received word that a new neighbor would be moving in. Most of the other neighbors were either married or close to married. However, from the looks of it, this new neighbor was a single. The night […]

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Feature
Uber applies for patent to spot drunk passengers

Taxi app company Uber has applied for a patent to use artificial intelligence to determine how drunk potential passengers might be. The app used to summon rides could also feed other information to the driver, including a passenger’s location, how accurately they are typing and even the angle they are holding their phone at. It could help […]

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Feature
Unleashing Uganda’s tourist potential to local people

Uganda’s tourism largely rides on her natural endowments which give an edge over many of the popular tourist destinations in Africa. Uganda has an abundance of diverse tourist attractions ranging from abundant and diverse wildlife, culture to landscapes and water bodies. A graphic picture showing top Uganda’s tourist attractions. Uganda stands out in Africa because […]

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Feature
Technology: Wireless system can power devices inside the body

New technology could enable remote control of drug delivery, sensing, and other medical applications Researchers have developed a new way to power and communicate with devices implanted deep within the human body. Such devices could be used to deliver drugs, monitor conditions inside the body, or treat disease by stimulating the brain with electricity or […]

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Feature
Flu vaccines make one tests HIV positive

Medical reports show that some Flu vaccines make the genes of human immune system produce proteins which make you test HIV positive. A one Godfrey Ntaro (39) in his preparation for a security guard job in Somalia, as requirement he underwent HIV medical tests at “The Surgery hospital Naguru”. The results came positive and to […]

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