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Friday, May 31st, 2019

 

USA Virginia Beach: 11 killed in government building shooting, police say

Image copyright REUTERS  The injured have been taken to local hospitals By BBC, NEWS AGENCIES Eleven people were killed and six others injured in a mass shooting at a government building in the US state of Virginia, police said. Police said the suspect, a long-term and current Virginia Beach city employee, fired “indiscriminately” in a public utilities building. The gunman, whose identity was not released, was killed when police responded to the incident. Reports of the shooting started shortly after 16:00 (20:00 GMT) on Friday. Police Chief James Cervera saidRead More


Wikipedia article of the day for June 1, 2019 Cleopatra

The Wikipedia article of the day for June 1, 2019 is Cleopatra. Cleopatra (69–30 BC) was the last active ruler of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, though nominally survived as pharaoh by her son Caesarion. As a member of the Ptolemaic dynasty, she was a descendant of its founder Ptolemy I Soter, a Macedonian Greek general and companion of Alexander the Great. After the death of Cleopatra, Egypt became a province of the Roman Empire, marking the end of the Hellenistic period that had lasted since the reign of Alexander (336–323Read More


ENERGY: Oil report for May 31, 2019

By OILPRICE.COM Oil Tanks On Fears Of U.S., Mexico Trade War Oil prices are on track for their largest monthly decline in six months. The Trump administration exacerbated the selloff with another threat of trade escalation. Trump threatens Mexico with 5 percent tariffs. President Trump threatened to slap a 5 percent tariff on all goods imported from Mexico beginning on June 10. In a tweet, he said that the tariff would gradually increase over time unless illegal immigration stopped. The announcement is also a serious blow to attempts to pass the NAFTARead More


UGANDA: X-Files from the village – Season II

By Wabuyi Denis X-FILES FROM THE VILLAGE –  Season II Monday You see, Kharende insists that he does not dilute his milk with water to multiply the quantity but everyone knows that his one cow produces 4 cups of milk but he sells 7 cups everyday and remains with 3 cups for himself. On many occasions, he has sold milk to people and they find in it woyako. Woyako are young toads/frogs and they breed in the stream near Kharende’s house. In defense, Kharende has always maintained that the youngRead More


Uganda: The Prisons and Safe Houses are full of Muslims

Yesterday, a group of Muslim leaders in Uganda had supper with Military Dictator Yoweri Museveni for IFTAR. This fiascal was too painful to watch.  Over the last 7yrs, around 17 Muslim clerics have been assassinated with no one arrested or report of investigations. Over the last 7 weeks, Uganda regime has been in media about “Terrorists” aka “Islamists”, ISIS, AFD.  Funny thing is every time a crime happens in Uganda, it is the Moslems who get rounded up. Yet their leaders felt if appropriate to have IFTAR with their killer.Read More


NTVUganda has added 7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum video

7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum Over 7 billion shillings has been spent so far on the modification of the Uganda Martyrs’ Museum at Namugongo. The Museum, which houses numerous items hosts numerous items dedicated to the lives and final days of the Uganda martyrs is already attracting many visitors: #NTVNews 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 http://bit.ly/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: May 31, 2019 at 03:40PM


NTVUganda has added 7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum video

7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum Over 7 billion shillings has been spent so far on the modification of the Uganda Martyrs’ Museum at Namugongo. The Museum, which houses numerous items hosts numerous items dedicated to the lives and final days of the Uganda martyrs is already attracting many visitors: #NTVNews 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 http://bit.ly/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: May 31, 2019 at 03:40PM


NTVUganda has added 7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum video

7 billion shillings spent on Namugongo Uganda Martyrs’ Museum Over 7 billion shillings has been spent so far on the modification of the Uganda Martyrs’ Museum at Namugongo. The Museum, which houses numerous items hosts numerous items dedicated to the lives and final days of the Uganda martyrs is already attracting many visitors: #NTVNews 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 http://bit.ly/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: May 31, 2019 at 03:40PM


NTVUganda has added Archbishop Odama asks politicians to use Martyrs day to reflect on their actions video

Archbishop Odama asks politicians to use Martyrs day to reflect on their actions The Archbishop of Gulu John Baptist Odama has revealed that the archdiocese will preach a message of reconciliation during this year’s martyrs’ day celebrations. Speaking during the various rehearsals at the Uganda Martyrs Shrine in Namugongo, Archbishop Odama noted that the country is mostly divided along political lines. He asked politicians to use this time to reflect on their actions and the politics that they practice. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug FollowRead More


NTVUganda has added MPs pay tribute to former Prime Minister Apolo Nsibambi video

MPs pay tribute to former Prime Minister Apolo Nsibambi Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has applauded his predecessor the late Prof Apolo Nsibambi for advocating for the timely payment of emoluments for civil servants. Dr Rugunda made the commendation as moved a motion during a special sitting to pay tribute to Prof Nsibambi. #NTVNews 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 http://bit.ly/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: May 31, 2019 at 03:30PM