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Monday, July 23rd, 2018

 

Wikipedia article of the day for July 24, 2018

The Wikipedia article of the day for July 24, 2018 is 2017–18 Bergen County eruv controversy. Three municipalities in the U.S. state of New Jersey resisted the construction of an eruv within their borders in 2017 and 2018. An eruv is used by Orthodox Jews as a ritual boundary that facilitates travel on the Jewish Sabbath, and the one in Bergen County was marked by plastic pipes attached to utility poles. Mahwah, Upper Saddle River and Montvale ordered it dismantled, as their permission had not been obtained. During the controversy,Read More


DRCONGO: Jean-Pierre Bemba set to return next week to contest for president

Congo opposition leader Bemba to return next week for presidential bid DAKAR (Reuters) – Congolese opposition leader and former warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba, whose war crimes convictions were quashed in May, will return to the country next week to submit his candidacy for president, a party official said on Monday. His homecoming after serving a decade in prison at The Hague could dramatically shake up Congolese politics ahead of December’s long-delayed election, which is meant to choose a successor to Joseph Kabila. Kabila, who has governed since 2001, has refused toRead More


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Age Limit Petition Sets New Court Rules video

Age Limit Petition Sets New Court Rules On Thursday this week the Court of Appeal will pronounce itself on the controversial Age Limit Bill, a day that everyone is waiting for. However, you cannot speak about this day and leave out the figures like, Male Mabirizi kiwanuka, and Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago, the men who wowed many Ugandans with their submissions. Sheila Tusiime Mugisha tries to understand who these men are and what it means to have a man who is not an advocate appear before the court. ——Read More


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Age Limit Petition Sets New Court Rules video

Age Limit Petition Sets New Court Rules On Thursday this week the Court of Appeal will pronounce itself on the controversial Age Limit Bill, a day that everyone is waiting for. However, you cannot speak about this day and leave out the figures like, Male Mabirizi kiwanuka, and Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago, the men who wowed many Ugandans with their submissions. Sheila Tusiime Mugisha tries to understand who these men are and what it means to have a man who is not an advocate appear before the court. ——Read More


LITERATURE: Trump to Discontinue Obama-Era Practice of Using Lowercase Letters

By Andy Borowitz, THE NEW YORKER Photograph by Olivier Douliery / Getty WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Charting a sharply different course from that of his predecessor in the White House, Donald J. Trump announced on Monday that he would discontinue the Obama-era practice of using lowercase letters. In a series of early-morning tweets, Trump announced the ban on lowercase letters, calling them “SMALL” and “WEAK.” “I WILL KEEP AMERICA STRONG BY USING ALL CAPS,” he tweeted. “THERE ARE NO SMALL LETTERS IN USA!” “LITTLE LETTERS BAD!!!” Trump added, for emphasis. Trump’sRead More


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Aba FDC Balina Kyebabuuza Poliisi, Mukolera NRM oba Bonna? video

Aba FDC Balina Kyebabuuza Poliisi, Mukolera NRM oba Bonna? Bannakibiina kya FDC bakukkulumidde omukulembeze w’eggwanga olw’okuyingiriranga enkola y’emirimu gyabwe nga yeeyambisa ebitongole ebikuuma ddembe. Bano bategeezezza nti tebagenda kuyimiriza nkungaana zaabwe ez’okunoonyeza bannaabwe akalulu mu bitundu eby’enjawulo nga bwebaabadde balagiddwa poliisi mu bitundu ebimu obutakuba nkungaana ku nnaku omukulembeze w’eggwanga lw’anaabeera mu bitundu ebyo. —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 23, 2018 at 02:28PM


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Ab’e Nakasero Bazize Okulonda, Bagamba Gwebaalonda Luli Gwebaagala video

Ab’e Nakasero Bazize Okulonda, Bagamba Gwebaalonda Luli Gwebaagala Abatuuze b’e Nakasero 4 ku Luwum street village 4 batabukidde abakakiiko ke byokulonda era nebaagala okukuba omulondesa nga bamulanga okwagala okuddamu okutegeka okulonda ngate bo bagamba baamala Omulondesa ono ategerekesseo eray Frank Mutebi akedde akaalakaala nekiwandiiko eno nga bwagobera ekizindaalo ekiranga nti waliwo okuddamu okulonda ekintu ekitabudde abasuubuzi —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 23, 2018 at 01:53PM


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Abatuuze B’e Buvuma Balojedde Minisita Kuby’obujjanjabi video

Abatuuze B’e Buvuma Balojedde Minisita Kuby’obujjanjabi Minisita omubeezi akola guno na guli mu minisitule y’ebyobulamu Sarah Opendi akakasizza abantu b’oku bizinga by’e Buvuma nti gavumenti yaakwongera okutereeza ebyobulamu mu bizinga bino naddala ng’esuumusa amalwaliro mukaaga agali ku mutendera gwa Health Center II egatuuse ku ddaala lya Health Center III. Minisita Opendi yabadde Buvuma ng’alambula amalwaliro ag’enjawulo okulaba butya bwegaweereza Abavuma n’abayise n’okuggulawo ekizimbe ky’ennyumba z’abasawo. Abatuuze n’abakulembeze bwebalabye ku minisita nebamusindira ennaku etagambika gyebalimu naddala mu mpeereza y’ebyobulamu. —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 23,Read More


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Eno Enteekanteeka Buganda Gy’erina video

Eno Enteekanteeka Buganda Gy’erina Enteekateeka z’ebikujjuko byemyaka 25 nga Ssaabasajja Kabaka wa Buganda atudde ku Nnamulondo ziri mu giya eranga wetwogerera kumpi enteekateeka zonna ziwedde nga kumpi lunaku lwokka lwelulindiddwa. Ssentebe wakakiiko akateesiteesi Hajj Twaha Kaawaase leero ayanjulidde Bannamawulire emikolo nga bwegigenda okutambula. —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 23, 2018 at 01:44PM


UGANDA: Some media houses do not like free marketing

In 2016, I was very angry when a journalist for Red Pepper (also writes for Chimp Reports) inboxed me “stop sharing our stories, you take away our traffic”. I was shocked that I told him “you must be a complete an IDIOT. Do you know how many media houses like people to share their stories?” But the first bite.  He had already attacked me for sharing their stories. Then we have media in Uganda which block copy and paste. Understandable because even my own writing gets xeroxed.  But does thatRead More