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Monday, June 18th, 2018

 

FOOTBALL: Italian Newspaper Reports Ronaldo to Leave Real Madrid After World Cup

SPUTNIK – It’s very likely that Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo will leave his team and return to Manchester United, an Italian newspaper reported. However, France’s Paris Saint-Germain is also competing to have Ronaldo on its roster.Ronaldo, the superstar forward of Spain’s Real Madrid and Portugal’s National Team, is determined to leave the club in favor of the UK’s Manchester United after the World Cup, said the Italian newspaper Libero on Monday. The website 101GreatGoals.com characterizes Libero as “a paper who usually steer clear of transfer gossip and football news.”Read More


Wikipedia article of the day for June 19, 2018

The Wikipedia article of the day for June 19, 2018 is Wally Hammond. Wally Hammond (19 June 1903 – 1 July 1965) was an English first-class cricketer, primarily a middle-order batsman, who played for Gloucestershire in a career that lasted from 1920 to 1951. Beginning as a professional, he later became an amateur and was appointed captain of England. Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack described him in his obituary as one of the four best batsmen in the history of cricket. In a Test career spanning 85 matches, he scored 7,249 runsRead More


TANZANIA: Dumb tourist reaches out of window to pat lion – VIDEO

Tourist reaches out of safari vehicle in Tanzania to pat wild lion THE STRAITS TIMES – A tourist in Tanzania was captured on video foolishly reaching out of a safari vehicle to pat a lion. The video, posted on YouTube last Friday (June 15), shows a tourist’s arm reaching out from a window of the vehicle to touch the back of the wild animal. While the lion was not seen immediately reacting to his touch, it was filmed moments later baring its fangs and roaring at the tourist through theRead More


CANADA sentences Somalian who kidnapped, held hostage journalist Amanda Lindhout

Man who held Amanda Lindhout hostage in Somalia gets 15 years in prison VICE- A decade after journalist Amanda Lindhout was kidnapped in Somalia, an Ottawa court has sentenced one of the men involved to 15 years in prison in the case, which is the first of its kind in Canada. Lindhout, a freelance journalist from Red Deer, Alberta, was taken hostage along with Australian photographer Nigel Brennan during a reporting trip near Mogadishu in August 2008. The pair was released by their captors in November 2009. Since her release,Read More


UGANDA: Kayihura likely to apply for bail, what he wanted to eliminate for other suspects!

The rule of law protects us all DAILY MONITOR –  The elephant is a very huge animal. It was once suggested that there was no need for a bridge that all animals had spent enormous energy to construct so that they could cross to the other side of the jungle to hunt. Mr Elephant, tall as he is, thought he did not need the bridge, and so for him, there was no need for the bridge. It didn’t matter to him that others weren’t his size and, therefore, needed a bridge.Read More


UGANDA: Kayihura – the film star who left the script and died in the movie

  By Nicholas Sengoba, DAILY MONITORWhen you become the top most law enforcer in a regime that has vowed (implicitly and explicitly) to stay in power in perpetuity, the script is fairly simple and straight forward. In the plot, you are trusted and given the licence to do all you want under the sun. You are unreservedly equipped with authority, money, manpower and machines. But ultimately, the regime and the one who puts you there, must stay safely in power -forever. Hard methods (tear gas, bullets and dead bodies) orRead More


UGANGA: Behind Museveni’s fresh attack on the UN & DRC over ADF – PHOTOS

BEHIND MUSEVENI’S FRESH ATTACK ON THE UN AND THE DRC OVER ADF. CHANGE OF GUARDS – In his recent State of the Nation address, Uganda’s military dictator renewed his verbal attack on the UN for allegedly preserving the ADF rebel group in eastern DRC. This time around, he also directly accused the government of Congo for the same. He said; “The terrorists of ADF are still in Congo, preserved there by the UN and the Congo government.” His bold inclusion of the Congo government regardless of the diplomatic repercussions wasRead More


WORLD CUP 2018: Belgium 3 – 0 Panama (VIDEO)

BBC – Romelu Lukaku’s two goals for Belgium in the 3-0 win over Panama led to him being your highest rated player in the match. The Manchester United striker scored 6.95 – but team-mate Eden Hazard’s 6.55 saw him outscored by three Panama players. Match report: Belgium 3-0 Panama Player of the match Romelu Lukaku with an average of6.95 BelgiumBelgium PanamaPanama Avg Squad number9Player nameLukaku Average rating 6.95 Squad number10Player nameHazard Average rating 6.55 Squad number14Player nameMertens Average rating 6.47 Squad number7Player nameDe Bruyne Average rating 6.24 Squad number1Player nameCourtoisRead More


WORLD CUP 2018: Tunisia 1-2 England (VIDEO)

BBC – Tunisia 1-2 England: Harry Kane’s late goal secures World Cup winHarry Kane’s stoppage-time winner ensured England started their World Cup campaign with victory after Tunisia threatened to snatch a point in Volgograd. Kane scored his second goal of the game with a clever header as Gareth Southgate’s side recorded England’s first win in the opening game of a major tournament since they beat Paraguay in the 2006 World Cup. England’s captain gave them the reward they deserved for a brilliant start by turning in the opener in theRead More


UGANDA: NTVUganda has just added DAY FIVE: What next for General Kale Kayihura video on Youtube

DAY FIVE: What next for General Kale Kayihura The arrest and detention of former Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura has led to a lot of debate and speculation in the public domain. As the former police boss spends his fifth day in detention at Makindye Military barracks, there are a number of unanswered questions relating to the trajectory Kayihura’s case is likely to take. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm View on YouTube For fiveRead More