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Wikipedia article of the day for June 10, 2019 Mukhtar al-Thaqafi

The Wikipedia article of the day for June 10, 2019 is Mukhtar al-Thaqafi. Mukhtar al-Thaqafi (c. 622 – 687) was an early Islamic revolutionary based in Kufa who led a rebellion against the Umayyads during the Second Islamic Civil War and ruled over most of Iraq for eighteen months. Mukhtar had allied with the Mecca-based rival caliph Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr following Husayn ibn Ali’s death at the Battle of Karbala, but returned to Kufa after caliph Yazid’s death. He declared Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah, a son of Ali, to be theRead More


UGANDA: @RedPepperUG, @ChimpReports prided themselves in exposing GAY people (PHOTOS)

Uganda LGBTI activist David Kato was murdered after local media named him as being gay. RIP What I never understood is why would self respecting journalists pitch themselves with the homophobes and the NRM regime to help persecute a very small group of Ugandans. By their publications, both papers displayed their very un journalistic training and betrayal by encouraging the masses to kill a minority group. If you look at RedPepper now, it is a shadow of its former self.  Because in their arrogance, they also went after the regime. Read More


UGANDA: Why do you think deleting your social media exonerates you?

PRACTICALLY, everything you write on social media will haunt you for life. Even the phone calls. As well as the WhatsApp and Inbox.   If you cannot stand for it to being printed on the front page of a global major news paper, do not email it.  Do not post it.  Do not inbox it.  Do not say it.   All these things will haunt you in the future. I pride myself on 6yrs of being on social media and being consistent all these years about every message I communicate to theRead More


NTVUganda has added SUPA JACKPOT SHOW video

SUPA JACKPOT SHOW #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: June 09, 2019 at 04:09PM


NTVUganda has added NATIONAL GOLF WRAP: Peter Obita wins national senior golf championship video

NATIONAL GOLF WRAP: Peter Obita wins national senior golf championship The national senior golf championship held at the Tooro Golf club has ended after attracting over 50 senior golfers from across the country. Elsewhere, the singleton challenge has also drawn its final slot at Entebbe golf course having held its semi finals on Saturday. #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: June 09, 2019 at 03:49PM


NTVUganda has added We are not being given gov’t contracts – Engineers video

We are not being given gov’t contracts – Engineers Engineers under their umbrella Association, the Uganda National Association of Building and civil Engineering Contractors say lack of support for local contractors is killing the local construction industry. However, Minister for works and transport Monica Azuba Ntege says local contractors are not getting awarded big projects because they lack the capacity and resources. #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 TimeRead More


NTVUganda has added NTV PANORAMA: Putting the state of the nation address in perspective video

NTV PANORAMA: Putting the state of the nation address in perspective #NTVPanorama offers a deep analysis of President Museveni’s recent State of the Nation Address and puts the issues raised in perspective #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: June 09, 2019 at 03:29PM


NTVUganda has added HEROES’ DAY: 100 people awarded for their patriotism video

HEROES’ DAY: 100 people awarded for their patriotism The late Andrew Kayiira of the Uganda Freedom Movement and the late George Nkwanga of the Federal Democratic Movement are among the people who have been honoured today, during the 30th National Heroes Day Celebrations held in Kasanje Town Council in Wakiso. President Museveni also officially unveiled a monument to remember over 150 people killed in the area during the 1980s Bush War #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 pageRead More


NTVUganda has added PWDs IN SPORTS: Disabled athletes encouraged to enter competitions video

PWDs IN SPORTS: Disabled athletes encouraged to enter competitions David Emong, 2017 World Para Athletics gold medallist has encouraged youngsters living with physical disabilities to utilise and earn from their talents. His call came during a talent search sports gala for children living with disabilities. The event organised by Uganda Paralympic Committee in conjunction with USAID and Blaze Sports has created confidence and talent discovery among children living with disabilities. Emong also promised to work harder and win another gold medal for Uganda in up coming World Para -Athletics ChampionshipsRead More


NTVUganda has added BASKETBALL LEAGUE: JKL lady dolphins beat Nkumba lady marines video

BASKETBALL LEAGUE: JKL lady dolphins beat Nkumba lady marines JKL Lady Dolphins maintained their lead at the top of the National Basketball League table with 65 – 48 win over Nkumba Lady Marines. Evelyn Nakiyingi and Stella Oyella led the charts with 16 and 11 points, respectively. Both teams came in today’s game with unbeaten runs and a chance to go top of the table. However, Nkumba Lady Marines had to settle for second position and gave away their lead #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ugRead More